On April 6, 2017 City, University of London will host the inaugural Conference and Symposium of the Cross-Border Corporate Insolvency and Commercial Law Research Group.

The conference brings together senior and promising junior scholars. The latter will benefit from presenting their work in a friendly but highly specialized environment, and receive feedback from prominent practitioners and scholars in the field of corporate insolvency law.

The event is structured as follow:

  1. Senior Scholars’ Session, where scholars and practitioners will have a 30’ time slot to present their papers on current issues in corporate insolvency law at national, European and international level;
  2. Young Scholars’ Session, where young researchers, PhD Candidates and postgraduate students will have the opportunity to present their work for 15’, followed by a Q&A discussion;
  3. Insolvency Symposium, where the contributors from 36 countries to a study coordinated by the CI&CL Research Group will present the conclusions of their research.

The event aims to promote fruitful research collaboration between its participants and to encourage their integration in a community of legal scholars.

Abstracts should be submitted to Eugenio Vaccari (eugenio.vaccari@city.ac.uk) by March 3rd, 2017.