27-28 April 2017 - The Expert in the International Adjudicative Process

The Max Planck Institute, Luxembourg, the Swiss National Science Foundation, and the Department of Public International Law and International Organisation of the Faculty of Law, University of Geneva, have the pleasure of announcing the symposium titled:  

                         "The Expert in the International Adjudicative Process" 

This event will take place on the 27th and 28th of April 2017, at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg, Conference room, 4th floor, 4, rue Alphonse Weicker, L-2721 Luxembourg. 

The symposium intends to provide a platform for the exchange of ideas on a topic of considerable debate and divergent views. It will highlight and confront, among other issues, the appointment of experts, their roles and obligations, the modes of using experts within the framework of the proceedings, and the means of assessing expert evidence available to the judge. The interaction of highly experienced and specialised participants will provide for an in-depth practical and theoretical analysis of the topic, addressing current and emerging trends in relation to expert involvement in international dispute, as well as the scope for reform in this field.​

For further details of this event please visit this website Symposium The Expert or contact Martina Winkel, phone (+352) 26 94 88 923events(at)mpi.lu. 

Programme of the Symposium 





3 Mar 2017