European Commonwealth ?

Comparative public law in Europe

Workshop – Essex – 29th-30th September 2016 – provisional programme

The program for the first workshop of this project is now available in a provisional format.


Thursday 29th September (Essex Business School – Room 2.45)

12:00-13:00     Registration and lunch

13:00-13:30     Session 1      Welcome 

Dr Yseult Marique (University of Essex / University of Speyer): Introducing the project and the participants

13:30-15:00     Session 2      Engaging with non-academic actors : Challenges, opportunities and strategies

Chair – Dr Yseult Marique (University of Essex / University of Speyer)

  • Professor Chris Backes (University of Utrecht): Title to be confirmed
  • Dr Albert Sanchez Graells (University of Bristol): Some thoughts on “being an expert” and pathways to impact
  • Discussions

15:00-15:30     Coffee

15:30-17:00     Session 3      Regulation and the public/private divide

Chair – Dr Albert Sanchez Graells (University of Bristol)

  • Dr Akis Psygkas (University of Bristol): From ‘democratic deficit’ to a ‘democratic surplus’ : constructing administrative democracy in Europe
  • Oliver Butler (University of Cambridge): Development of public private divide in European data protection law
  • Liesbeth Todts (University of Antwerp): Towards a general assessment framework for administrative and criminal restrictions of the right to freedom of movement imposed in order to maintain public order
  • Discussions

19:00-22:00     Dinner at Wivenhoe House

Friday 30th September (Silberrad Student Center – Lakeview Meeting Room)

9:00-9:15          Welcome

9:15-10:45       Session 4      Social policies and solidarity 

Chair – Professor John Bell (University of Cambridge)

  • Dr Mary Guy (University of East Anglia): Sectoral regulation in Dutch and English health care
  • Dr Margarite Zouteweij (University of Fribourg): Seasonal Workers EU Directive and Switzerland
  • Dr Emilie Chevalier (Université de Limoges): The promotion of social rights, a core feature of the European model
  • Discussions

10:45-11:15     Coffee break

11:15-13:00     Session 5      Institutional level of decision-making

Chair – Dr Carlo Panara (Liverpool John Moores University)

  • Luigi Pedreschi (EUI): Public services in EU law : an external perspective
  • Ana Bobic (University of Oxford) (with Dr Joséphine Van Zeben, University of Oxford) : European Union as a joint venture by the CJ and national courts
  • Dr Carlo Colombo (University of Tilburg): Smart transformation in city regional law and governance
  • Dr Nikos Skoutaris (University of East Anglia): State-region relations at the time of Euro-crisis
  • Discussions

13:00-13:45     Lunch

13:45-15:15     Session 6      Mapping the next steps

Chair – Professor Chris Backes (University of Utrecht)

  • Dr Carlo Panara (Liverpool John Moores University): Engaging with local actors
  • Professor John Bell (University of Cambridge)
  • Discussions

15:15-15:30     Conclusions


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