American Society of International Law 109th Annual Meeting: Adapting to a Rapidly Changing World

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 12:00 AM
Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, Washington
Apr 8

CIGI's international law experts will participate at the American Society of International Law's (ASIL) 109th Annual Conference. CIGI's International Law Research Program will also be sponsoring ASIL's Women in International Law Interest Group (WILIG) Luncheon.

CIGI Research Fellow Bassem Awad will participate on the ASIL conference panel, "Intellectual Property rights, climate change technology and sustainable development: Regimes in coherence, conflict or cooperation?" This session will discuss the potential role of intellectual property (IP) rights in addressing the global challenge of climate change and sustainable development.

Event Speakers

Bassem Awad is a senior fellow and was previously the deputy director of International Intellectual Property Law and Innovation at CIGI.