The Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law (IISTL) at Swansea University Law School will be holding their Sixteenth Annual International Colloquium on Thursday 10 and Friday 11 September 2020.
The Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law is a renowned specialist research and professional training centre within Swansea University’s School of Law. It promotes research, policy making and training in international shipping and trade law.
This year’s Colloquium focuses on the impact of disruptive technologies and climate change on shipping law. It brings together international experts on the subjects for the first virtual Colloquium.
The first day of the Colloquium looks at the development of new technologies and their emerging issues whilst the second day concentrates on the legal implications of climate change and associated environmental risks.
Sir Peter Gross will be moderating the first session on Thursday titled ‘Blockchain and Shipping’ where the following topical papers will be presented: