Events

May272015

Current Politics of the Middle East

9:00AM - 4:15PM
BSIA 1-42, Waterloo
The Turkish Ambassador to Canada, Mr. Selcuk Unal, will provide the keynote address at this conference which examines the current political situations in Egypt, Syria, Israel and Palestine, as well as the role of ISIS.
Jun052015
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Jun012015

International Law Summer Institute

9:00AM - 4:30AM
Rm 142
The BSIA and CIGI's International Law Research Program have partnered to host their first Summer Institute in International Law from June 1-5, 2015.
Jun012015

The Creation of the International Criminal Court: Gender as a Case Study

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room A1-20, CIGI Wing
Valerie Oosterveld, University of Western Ontario Law School, will illustrate the role of NGOs and states in the creation of International Organizations.
Jun022015

Competing, Cooperating and Conflicting Transnational Regimes: Understanding Transnational Business Governance Interactions

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room A1-20, CIGI Wing
Stepan Wood, Osgoode Hall Law School, will explore the importance of interactions in transnational business governance.
Jun032015

Achieving Justice and Human Rights in an era of Climate Disruption

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room A1-20, CIGI Wing
David Estrin, Senior Fellow, CIGI ILRP and Co-Chair of the International Bar Association (IBA)’s Presidential Task Force on Climate Change Justice and Human Rights, will introduce the findings of the 2014 IBA’s Climate Justice Report and subsequent developments.
Jun042015

Investor-state arbitration between developed democracies: how far should Canada go?

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room A1-20, CIGI Wing
Armand de Mestral, Professor Emeritus at the McGill Law School, questions how far Canada should go in investor-state arbitration between developed democracies.
Jun052015

An Interactional Theory of International Law

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Room A1-20, CIGI Wing
Jutta Brunnée, Professor at the University of Toronto, presents an interactional theory of International Law.
Jun102015

Considering the ‘Air-Power’ of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in domestic surveillance contexts

12:00PM - 1:00PM
BSIA 1-23, Waterloo
During this 'brown bag' lunch time talk, Dr. Adam Molnar of Deakin University will explore the use of drone surveillance as a facet of social control.