Sunday 30 Δεκεμβρίου 2018


Actors in International Investment Law: Beyond Claimants, Respondents and Arbitrators Paris

26-27 September 2019

Call for Papers

The University Paris II Panthéon-Assas is hosting, in the context of the Investment Law Initiative, a Colloquium on ‘Actors in International Investment Law: Beyond Claimants, Respondents and Arbitrators’, which will take place on 26 and 27 September 2019, in Paris, France.

The Colloquium is jointly organized by the CERSA, research centre of the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and of the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas (France); the University of Zaragoza (Spain) and its Faculty of Law; the Athens Public International Law Center (Athens PIL) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Faculty of Law (Greece). These academic and research institutions joined forces in 2016 and established the Investment Law Initiative, an international collaboration aimed at strengthening research and systemic analysis of international investment law. The Colloquium is convened by Dr Katia Fach Gómez (University of Zaragoza, Faculty of Law), Dr Anastasios Gourgourinis (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Faculty of Law; Athens PIL), and Dr Catharine Titi (CNRS-CERSA, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas).

In addition to invited speakers, the programme will select speakers on the basis of submissions in response to this call for papers.

This year’s Colloquium focuses on actors in international investment law beyond claimants, respondents, and arbitrators. Panels will explore particular actors. Potential topics and guidelines for submission can be found in the call for papers attached below.

Authors are invited to submit by 31 March 2019 an abstract (of an original paper) which is neither published nor accepted for publication when the Colloquium takes place. Papers will be selected on the basis of their originality and innovative character and their relevance to the topic.


See the call for papers here.