CIGI Research Fellow Bassem Awad will participate as a speaker in the Canada-U.S. Law Institute International Economic Law Workshop, taking place on September 13, 2014 at the Faculty of Law at Western University. The workshop provides established and emerging scholars in the Great Lakes region the opportunity to share work in progress in the field of international economic law.
Bassem Awad is deputy director of international intellectual property (IP) law and innovation, with CIGI's International Law Research Program. In this role, Bassem provides strategic guidance and operations coordination and management of the thematic area. Previously, he was CIGI research fellow from September 2014 to January 2016.