8th Annual International Conference on Comparative Law
Law and Technology - a Comparative Perspective
Warsaw, June 15th, 2018


Call for Papers

We invite papers from all disciplines of law (i.a. civil law, common law, conflict of law, constitutional law, labor law, criminal law, administrative law, theory of law, history of law). Papers should have a comparative angle and relate to the conference topic.

Time per presentation is 15 minutes.

Example topics of interest:
  • privacy,
  • blockchain,
  • cloud computing,
  • artificial intelligence,
  • private international law,
  • IP Law,
  • FinTech,
  • succession and property law,
  • eGovernment,
  • law and politics,
  • natural environment,
  • genetic modification,
  • human rights, law & religion,
  • public health,
  • labor law.

How to participate

Step 1: Send an abstract 

(skip this step if you do NOT wish to present a paper)


Send an abstract using the paper submission form

The submission deadline is January 31th, 2018. 

The decision on acceptance of the paper proposal will be communicated by February 28th, 2018.

Full papers are required only after the conference (deadline: July 15, 2018).

Step 2: Pay the conference fee

Conference fee is obligatory and might be payed in euro (€80) or złoty (350 zł). Deadline for fee is March 31,2018.

Beneficiary: Uniwersytet SWPS

For euro:
Raiffeisen Bank Polska S.A.
ul. Piekna 20, 00-549 Warszawa
IBAN: PL20 1750 1019 0000 0000 2125 4223
SWIFT: BIC: RCBWPLPW

For złoty:
Raiffeisen Bank Polska S.A.
17 1750 0009 0000 0000 1095 1089

Payment may be done via PayPal. Please send the conference fee to swps_paypal_payment@swps.edu.pl.

Please include your first and last name and "COMPLAW2018" in the title of the transfer.

Step 3: Registration

Fill in the registration form before March 31, 2018. Registration form will be made available later this year.

Place

SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities,
Chodakowska street 19/31, Warsaw (map).

We recommend use of booking.com or similar service to book hotels. The organizers did not negotiate special prices for the conference participants. It is our experience those special prices are often higher than those offered on booking.com – hence our decision.

Warsaw is serviced by two international airports: WAW and WMI.

Languages

  • English
  • Polish

Organization committee

  • prof. Bronisław Sitek (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Katarzyna Ciućkowska (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Sławomir Kursa (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Jakub J. Szczerbowski – chairman (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)

Scientific committee

  • prof. dr hab. Bronisław Sitek (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr hab. Agnieszka Góra-Błaszczykowska, prof. Uniwersytetu SWPS (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr hab. Joanna Misztal-Konecka, prof. KUL (The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin)
  • dr hab. Aleksandra Monarcha-Matlak, prof. US (University of Szczecin)
  • dr hab. Maciej Rzewuski (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Mariusz Bidziński (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Katarzyna Ciućkowska (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Paweł Kowalski (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Michał Krzykowski (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Sławomir Kursa (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Rafał Mańko (University of Amsterdam)
  • dr Michał Mariański (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Magdalena Rzewuska (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)
  • dr Jakub J. Szczerbowski (SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • dr Bogdan Włodarczyk (University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn)

Program

Program will be published in April 2018.