Midwest Regional Conference on International Justice
April 25, 2008
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Harold Washington Library Center
400 South State Street
About the Conference:
The first in a series of conferences on international justice. This conference will discuss the International Criminal Court 10 Years after the Rome Conference. The event is organized and hosted by DePaul University College of Law and supported by the MacArthur Foundation.
Speakers will address the situations in Darfur, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Uganda. Presenters include the President of the ICC, its Prosecutor, the United States Presidential Special Envoy to Sudan, and a number of eminent law professors from Case Western Reserve University, Northwestern University, the University of California Hastings College of the Law, the University of Notre Dame, Washington University, and Washington and Lee University.
A luncheon will take place on the day of the conference from 12:15-1:45 p.m. in the Winter Garden of the Library. The speaker will be Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni, who will reflect on his experiences in international criminal justice. Seating is limited. RSVP required.
More information can be found at the DePaul University College of Law website.