Agenda

8 December

14:30

Registration

15:00

Opening Session

Chair: Dr Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou, University of Liverpool

 


 

 

 

15:15


 

16:00

 

Welcoming address from the organisers

Prof Dainius Zalimas, President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania

Mr Sergey Dikman, Council of Europe

Dr Maxim Timofeev, European Humanities University

Key Note Speech

Prof Dainius Zalimas, President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania

Academic Remarks / Setting the Scene

Dr Kanstantsin Dzehtsiarou, University of Liverpool

16:15

Coffee break

16:30

In Conversation with National Judges

Chair: Prof Fiona de Londras, University of Birmingham

 

 

 

 

Panellists:

Dr Danutė Jočienė, Justice of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania

Dr Christiane Schmaltz, Judge at the Court of Appeals, Schleswig

Prof Stanislav Shevchuk, Justice of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine

Dr Konstantine Vardzelashvili, former Vice-President of the Constitutional Court of Georgia

Prof Engin Yildirim, Vice-President of the Constitutional Court of Turkey

 

18:30

Reception

9 December

8:45

Registration

9:00

Section One. Eastern and Central Europe

Chair: Prof Jens Elo Rytter


 


 


 

 

 

 

10:30

Challenges of Implementation of the ECHR in the Post-Yugoslav Context –

The Lessons from Experience of Croatian Constitutional Court

Prof Jasna Omejec, University of Zagreb, former President of the Constitutional Court of Croatia

The Implementation of the ECHR Standards in Ukraine

Through the Constitutional Court Judgments

Prof Stanislav Shevchuk, Justice of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine

Implementation of the ECHR in Russia: A Chronic Lack of Domestication?

Dr Maxim Timofeev, European Humanities University

Questions / Discussion

11:00

Coffee break

11:30

Section Two. Western (including Northern) Europe

Chair: Mr Sergey Dikman

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:30

The Constitutional Court’s Role in Implementing the ECHR in Germany

Dr Christiane Schmaltz, Judge at the Court of Appeals, Schleswig

Implementation of the ECHR in the United Kingdom

Ms Merris Amos, Queen Mary University of London

Denmark and the ECHR – A Love-Hate Relationship

Prof Jens Elo Rytter, University of Copenhagen

Questions / Discussion

13:00

Lunch break

14:00

Section Three. Southern Europe

Chair: Dr Maxim Timofeev


 

 


 

 

 

 

15:00

The Implementation of the ECtHR Judgments in Azerbaijan:

Challenges and Perspectives

Dr Gulara Guliyeva, University of Birmingham

The Circularity of Institutional Capacity and Political Will:

The Implementation Crisis in Turkey

Prof Başak Çali, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin and Koç University, Istanbul

Compliance with the ECtHR Judgments by Greece: Selected Case Studies

Dr Vassilis P Tzevelekos, University of Liverpool

Questions / Discussion

15:30

Coffee break

16:00

Section Four. Response from the European Court of Human Rights

Chair: Prof Başak Çali

 

Role of the ECtHR in Changing Realities

Judge Ganna Yudkivska

Concluding Remarks

Prof Fiona de Londras, University of Birmingham

 

19:00

 

Dinner*

 

Co-financed by:European Commission