Programme

Programme

International Law and Technological Progress Conference 2022

The full programme is now available, there is also an outline programme below.

Thursday 23 June 2022

08.30 - 09.15 Registration
09.15 - 09.30 Welcome
09.30 - 10.30

Keynote:

New Technologies and International Law: Challenges and Prospects

Professor Nicholas Tsagourias, University of Sheffield

10.30 - 10.50 Refreshment Break
10.50 - 11.50

Panel One

The Role of Technology in the Implementation and Development of International Law 

11.50 - 12.50

Panel Two

Cyber Powers, Cyber Conflicts and their Impact on International Law’s Principles 

12.50 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.00

Panel Three

New Technological Actors in the Development of International Law

15.00 - 16.00

Panel Four

Technological Advancement and International Humanitarian Law 

16.00 - 16.20 Refreshment Break
16.20 - 17.20

Panel Five

Technological Tools in Migration and Refugee Law: Risks and Opportunities 

19.00

Dinner

Friday 24 June 2022

09.00 - 10.00

Keynote:

First Principles, International Law and Technology

Professor Elizabeth Kirk, University of Lincoln

10.00 - 10.20 Refreshment Break
10.20 - 11.20

Panel six

Responsibility of New Technological Actors

11.20 - 12.20

Panel seven

Space Law and Legal Innovations

12.20 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.30

Panel eight

Using Technology to Advance International Environmental Protection 

14.30 - 15.30

Panel nine

International Trade and Business Law in the Digital Era

15.30 - 15.50 Refreshment Break
15.50 - 17.05

Roundtable:

International Law and Technological Progress

Professor Angela Daly, University of Dundee

Professor Jacques Hartmann, University of Dundee

Ms Therese O'Donnell, Reader at the University of Strathclyde

Dr Anni Pues, Lecturer at the University of Glasgow

17.45 - 18.45 Guided Tour of Old Aberdeen Campus
19.30 Informal Dinner