Current Legal Challenges and Innovation | UCLAN PGR Conference 2019

Larnaka, Cyprus

21 June 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS AND POSTERS

 

With the support of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) Research Services, the School of Law of UCLan Cyprus is pleased to announce its inaugural PGR conference 2019 which will take place on Friday 21stJune 2019

 

The theme of the conference, 'Current Legal Challenges and Innovation', aims to create a forum of contemporary legal discussions by bringing together postgraduate research students and early career scholars from various domestic and international legal backgrounds with a focus on legal and related studies. The conference aims to enhance students' learning experiences by providing them with the opportunity to develop their presentation skills, showcase their research and receive feedback from both fellow postgraduate research students and academic specialists. During the event, PGR students will also have the opportunity to attend various plenary sessions on career development and publishing as well as sessions on how to prepare for the viva.

 

The conference welcomes submissions for both papers and posters in any area of law, including relevant interdisciplinary work. Research areas may include, but are not limited to, the following topics: 

 

  • Banking and Financial Regulation
  • Company Law / Corporate Governance
  • Commercial Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Commercial Arbitration and Mediation
  • European Union Law
  • Human Rights
  • Public Law
  • Financial Crime / Money Laundering
  • Private International Law
  • Public International Law

 

Abstract submissions

 

Call for papers

 

Paper abstracts shall be submitted by Wednesday 3rdApril 2019 via e-mail at lawpgrconference@uclancyprus.ac.cy, with the subject line 'Paper - Abstract Submission' including: 

 

- Abstract (300 words)

- Short biography of the author (200 words)

 

Call for posters

 

Poster abstracts shall be submitted by Wednesday 3rdApril 2019 via email at lawpgrconference@uclancyprus.ac.cy, with the subject line 'Poster - Abstract Submission' including: 

 

- Abstract (200 words)

- Short biography of the author (200 words) 

 

Posters will be displayed during lunchtime. 

 

 

Successful applicants will be notified via email by Monday 22ndApril 2019. All participants should submit the final version of their poster/paper presentation by Friday 31stMay 2019. 

 

Registration 

 

Registration will become available in May 2019. 

 

There is a participation fee of €30, which must be paid prior to the conference. 

 

Travel grants

 

For researchers located outside of Cyprus, a few travel bursaries are available for the event. Please indicate in your email whether you would like to be considered for a travel bursar. For any query get in touch with us at lawpgrconference@uclancyprus.ac.cy.

 

More information about the conference can be found at:https://www.uclancyprus.ac.cy/uclan-cyprus-law-school-pgr-conference-2019/



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