The Possibility of International Law: Commemorating Professor Nino Cassese

The Academy of European Law at the European University Institute, together with the Historical Archives of the European Union and the University of Florence, organizes a special event, “The Possibility of International Law: Commemorating Professor Nino Cassese”, on the occasion of the opening of the Antonio Cassese Archive. This one-day event will  take place at the European University Institute in Florence on 10 November 2016.

It will begin with the Annual Antonio Cassese Lecture, to be delivered by Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf, Vice-President of the International Court of Justice. The lecture will be followed by the Inauguration of the Archive, with introductory remarks by Professor Sabino Cassese and Professor Luigi Condorelli. Finally, there will be an academic event in the afternoon, with presentations to be given by Professor Sandesh Sivakumaran of the University of Nottingham and Professor Fannie Lafontaine of Laval University.

The programme and further information are available online.

For those who wish to attend, please rsvp to or register online by Monday 24 October.