Events

IILJ Colloquium 2019: Infrastructure, Rights and Regulation
Fall 2019
Convened by Benedict Kingsbury and Sally Engle Merry. Decisions about the design, financing, construction, and use of infrastructure have tremendous effects on all aspects of life, society, economy, and security. This course focused on the relations of infrastructures to law, rights, and regulation. Speakers included Miriam Ticktin, Ashley Carse, and Nikhil Anand.

IILJ Infrastructure Workshop Buenos Aires
July 2019
The first week of July, 2019, the IILJ InfraReg Project held a series of workshops on infrastructure as regulation at the Gioja Institute of the University of Buenos Aires Law School. The InfraReg team included the IILJ director, Benedict Kingsbury, along with Kevin Davis, Angelina Fisher, Paul Mertenskötter, Alejandro Rodiles, and Nahuel Maisley.

IILJ Colloquium 2019: Infrastructure, Rights and Regulation
Spring 2019
As part of the IILJ’s InfraReg project, the 2019 edition of the IILJ Colloquium, convened by Benedict Kingsbury and Sally Engle Merry, focused on the regulatory effects of infrastructure and their regulation by the law. Speakers included Antina von Schnitzler, Kate Crawford, and Mariana Valverde.

Infrastructures as Regulation Conference
September 28-29, 2018
The IILJ’s InfraReg project convened its inaugural conference on “Infrastructures-as-Regulation” on 28-29 September 2018 at NYU School of Law.

ICON-S 2018 in Hong Kong
June 25-27, 2018
The International Society of Public Law (ICON-S) held its annual meeting in Hong Kong, 25-27 June 2018. The IILJ hosted one panel on its incipient InfraReg project.

Annual Meeting of Law and Society 2018 in Toronto
June 7-10, 2018
The IILJ’s new InfraReg project hosted two round tables at the Annual Meeting on Law and Society in Toronto

InfraReg lunchtalk with Fleur Johns: Data-/Infrastructure Humanitarianism
April 9, 2018
The IILJ’s InfraReg project welcomed Fleur Johns, from the University of New South Wales, for a roundtable conversation on data-/infrastructure humanitarianism, with a focus on infrastructures-as-regulation.

Infraestructuras como Regulación
December 12, 2017
The IILJ, the NYU Law Program in Buenos Aires, and the UBACyT project “Principio de autonomía, soberanía popular y teoría de la democracia” organized an event on “Infrastructure as Regulation” (InfraReg) in global governance at the Sala de Audiencias at the University of Buenos Aires.

InfraReg talk with Gregoire Mallard
November 1, 2017
The incipient IILJ InfraReg project organized an informal interdiscplinary conversation with Gregoire Mallard from the Graduate Institute in Geneva.