April 13, 2019 XVII Annual Blischenko Congress

Dear colleagues!

The Department of International Law, Law Institute, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University) has the honor to invite scholars, practitioners, Ph.D. students, students to participate in the XVII Annual Blischenko Congress to be held in Moscow on April 13, 2019.

The Congress represents a platform for discussing contemporary issues of international law and bears the name of Professor Igor Blischenko, who headed the Department of International Law, RUDN University for 20 years.

More than 500 scholars, practitioners, students and Ph.D. students from more than 70 countries, including the representatives of more than 40 regions of Russia, participate in the Congress annually.

The 2019 Congress will bring together the heads of departments of international law at leading Russian Universities, foreign and Russian scholars, UN experts and representatives of other international organisations, the representatives of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Russian Ministry of Justice, the Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the Russian Ministry of Education, the Russian Academy of Sciences, non-governmental organisations, mass media and judicial publishing houses.

The event will take place on April 13, 2019, in the RUDN University: 6 Miklukho-Maklaya st., Moscow, Russia. The registration for the Congress will be in the main hall of the University from 9.00 till 10.00. The plenary session will be held in the Assembly hall from 10.00 to 12.00. The sections will be held from 13.00 to 17.00. At 17.10, the closing ceremony of the Congress will start.

It is necessary to fill in an electronic application form until 12.00 (Moscow time) on March 31, 2019 to participate in the Congress. The full papers of the selected authors for publication are expected by 16.00 (Moscow time) April 30, 2019.

The materials of the Congress will be published in e-version with ISBN and Russian Science Citation Index. Only the papers of the authors who made a presentation at the Congress will be published.

For more information and application form follow the link http://intlaw.rudn.ru/en/blischenko-congress/application/. The contact person for the Congress is Denis Gugunskiy (+7 910 477 6419, gugunskiy-da@rudn.ru).
The materials of the previous Blischenko Congresses, beginning from 2002, you may find on the website of the Department of International Law http://intlaw.rudn.ru/blischenko-congress/materials/.