Workshop for PhD students in Europe researching Chinese law

I have received the following announcement:

On 24 May 2019, the China-EU School of Law Consortium Office, at Universität Hamburg, will hold a PhD workshop on recent developments in Chinese law to which PhD students from all over Europe are invited. The workshop aims to address the current legal developments in China in a comparative legal context with a focus on the EU.

The workshop will provide PhD students with a chance to connect and exchange experiences with each other. It will also allow each participant to present and discuss their ideas in front of fellow colleagues in order to strengthen their research findings and skills. We encourage doctoral students to submit abstracts (300 to 500 words) on the following topics and related areas (or other current topics):

  • Law & Technology
  • Law in a Time of Changing World Trade
  • Sustainable Development & Environmental Law •Civil Law Reforms for China’s Future

Presentations are limited to 20 minutes per speaker. After the presentations, an interactive discussion session will take place. PhD candidates from CESL partner universities may apply for reimbursement of travel costs.

Workshop abstract submission deadline is 14 April 2019. Please submit your application including an abstract and a brief biography per email to: Ms. Malin Späth, Email: Tel: (+49) 40-428389224, China-EU School of Law Consortium Office, Universität Hamburg, Germany.