The American Society of International Law hosts a Midyear Meeting annually in late October or early November. The meeting encompasses several events, including leadership meetings of the Society's Executive Council and the Board of Editors of the American Journal of International Law; the Research Forum, which features cutting-edge international law scholarship by more than 70 authors; and programming for practitioners. The Midyear Meeting has been held since 2010 in Miami, Los Angeles, Athens & Atlanta, New York, Chicago, Washington, DC, and Seattle.
Research Forum [click for full details and to register]
November 11-12, 2016
University of Washington School of Law
4293 Memorial Way Northeast
Seattle, WA 98195
This year's Research Forum, co-sponsored by ASIL Academic Partner University of Washington School of Law, will include expert-led discussions of more than 70 innovative papers on a variety of international law topics and several keynote lunch discussions. The Forum will also include events designed to assist students and new professionals interested in pursuing a career in international law.
24 sessions (3 presenters/session);
2 lunch panels (lunch provided);
2 receptions; and
2 student and new professional development programs.
2016 ASIL Research Forum Committee
Melissa J. (MJ) Durkee, University of Washington School of Law (co-chair)
Perry Bechky, International Trade & Investment Law PLLC (co-chair)
Anupam Chander, UC Davis School of Law
Kristen Eichensehr, UCLA School of Law
George Foster, Lewis & Clark Law School
Ronald C. Slye, Seattle University School of Law
Research Forum Registration
Full Conference Registration includes access to all Research Forum sessions, professional development sessions, Friday and Saturday luncheon discussions, Saturday breakfast, and Friday and Saturday evening receptions.
ASIL Member Rate
$325 (ASIL membership offered at additional cost)
*To qualify for reduced rates, attendees are required to provide a valid proof of identification to registration staff at time of check-in.
All prices are in U.S. Dollars (USD)
Additional Meals and Events
Updated: August 12, 2016
ASIL Research Forum Draft Agenda November 11-12, 2016
Friday, November 11, 2016
(University of Washington School of Law)
The American Society of International Law is pleased to announce that the 2016 Midyear Meeting (November 10-12) will include a half-day seminar on international trade law, to be held the afternoon of Thursday, November 10, 2016, in downtown Seattle, Washington.
Titled Charting U.S. Trade Policy in the Wake of the 2016 Elections, the seminar will feature a keynote discussion and panels addressing the implications of the fall election results for U.S. international trade law and policy.
The seminar will be accredited for Continuing Legal Education credits and will be followed by a networking reception.
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Participants are welcome to stay at the hotel of their choice; there are no official room blocks. ASIL recommends the following hotels: