International Law Society


14th Annual Canadian International Law Students' Conference:

"Canada, Global Bystander or Global Citizen: Evaluating our Performance in the International Legal Order"

Saturday, February 10, 2007
Flavelle House - 78 Queen's Park
9:30 - 6:15
Conference Fee: $5 for Students, $35 for non-students

Keynote Address
Senator Hugh Segal
Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister of Canada and Associate Secretary of the Ontario Cabinet. President of the Institute for Research on Public Policy of Canada since 1999.

Click here for the complete program (Word)

Other Confirmed Speakers:

  • Omar Samad, Afghan Ambassador
  • Alan Baker, Israeli Ambassador
  • Rex Brynen, Professor, McGill University
  • Thomas Johnson, Associate Professor, Osgood Hall Law School
  • Darryl Robinson, Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto Faculty of Law
  • Ato Dadzie, Journalists for Human Rights, National Director for Ghana
  • Payam Akhavan, Associate Professor, McGill University Faculty of Law
  • Douglas George, Director of the Intellectual Property, Information and Technology Trade Policy Division at DFAIT
  • John Orange, Patent Agent, Black, Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Lisa DeMarco, Partner, MacLeod Dixon LLP
  • Mohammad Wattad, Post-Doctoral Fellow & Visiting Scholar, University of Toronto Faculty of Law
  • Anthony Andrews, Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada
  • Catherine Coumans, Mining Watch Canada
  • Aaron A. Dhir, Assistant Professor, University of Windsor Faculty of Law.

Breakfast panel - "Career Opportunities in International Law" featuring:

  • Edward J. Waitzer, Partner, Stikeman Elliott LLP; &Falconbridge Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School
  • Thomas Johnson, Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School
  • TBA, Canadian Lawyers for International Human Rights

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.

Thank you to our partners at the: Career Development Services and Fasken Martineau.