The Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, has the honor to organize the Transport Law de lege ferenda: 2nd Annual Young Academics' Vision on Tomorrow's Transport Law conference. This annual event has been inaugurated in 2013 in Leuven, Belgium, organized and hosted by the Catholic University Leuven. The speakers, young academics starting with, working on, or having finished their doctoral studies, had the opportunity to share the current or final results of their research, and participate in live debates on important transport law issues. The key goal of the TRANSLAWFER 2014 Conference is to continue the initiative, with hopes that the Conference becomes an annual event, hosted by Universities all over the World. The presentations will be divided into a number of panels, each moderated by professors, practitioners and representatives from the transport and insurance industries. The moderators will introduce the subject-matter and moderate the discussion following each presentation. This method successfully connects the Academia with Practice, giving a better understanding of different perspectives concerning a particular topic of interest, and deepening the discourse between the two. KEY INFORMATION All topics within the Transport Law field are eligible for submission (Maritime, Air, Road, Rail, Internal Waterways, Multimodal, Logistics etc.) The participation at the Conference is free of charge The official language of the Conference is English Participants wishing to present their research are to submit the title and short abstract of their presentation in English (2000 to 3000 words) before the 1st September 2014 to the following e-mail address: [email protected] Participants are responsible for the travel and accommodation costs, as well as other costs and expenses. The organizers will provide small refreshments during the panel discussions' breaks TIMING and VENUE 13th-14th November 2014 Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, Trg Maršala Tita 3, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia, Ground floor, Lecture Hall no. 3 The organizers are currently negotiating an option to publish full papers on the presented topics in a scientific transport law journal, this option being available for those participants wishing to submit a paper after the Conference. More information will follow. We kindly ask You to inform your colleagues, friends and other relevant connections that might be interested to participate. We would especially be thankful to the directors and heads of maritime law institutes or departments, and other scientific or academic organizations, if they would to share this information with their post-graduate and doctoral students, and support their participation at the Conference. If You have any questions, please feel free to contact us either on this e-mail address, or at the following e-mail addresses: Iva Savić - [email protected] Mišo Mudrić - [email protected] Department for Maritime and Transport Law Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb With kind regards, The organizing team.
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