Major conference on asylum law
The European Database of Asylum Law is holding an international conference on asylum law in Dublin.
'Reflections on the Current Application of the EU Asylum Acquis' a conference organized by staff of the European Database of Asylum Law (EDAL), at the Irish Refugee Council, in conjunction with the Irish Centre for European Law (ICEL).
Hilton Charlemont Hotel, Dublin, on Friday and Saturday, 17 and 18 January 2014
The conference will be addressed by a number of distinguished speakers, including: Professor Guy Goodwin Gill, All Souls College, Oxford and Matrix Chambers
UK Judge Lars Bay Larsen, President of the Tenth Chamber of the Court of Justice of the EU Dr. Cathryn Costello, Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, UK
Ms. Nuala Mole, AIRE Centre, UK
Mr. Justice Bernard McCloskey, President of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration & Asylum Chamber, UK
Mr. Bernard Dawson, Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration & Asylum Chamber, UK
Ms. Diane Goodman, Deputy Director, Bureau for Europe, UNHCR
Mr. Adriano Silvestri, Head of Sector, Asylum, Migration & Borders, EU Agency for Fundamental Rights
Professor Jens Vedsted-Hansen, University of Aarhus, Denmark
as well as several other well-known and esteemed experts on asylum law from Ireland and abroad.
Registration is now open at www.asylumlawdatabase.eu. A reduced rate of €224 is available to IRC, ECRE and ICEL members, NGO employees and lawyers in their first 5 years of practice.
Reservations may also be made directly by phoning the ICEL Administrator 10am-2pm, Mon-Fri at +353-1-896 1845.
9 CPD points are available for attendance More details are available at www.asylumlawdatabase.eu.