This is a provisional program subject to change

Sunday 3 October 2021

Venue: Bibliothèque universitaire de l’Arsenal (University Library) – Université Toulouse 1 Capitole

14:30 Registration and welcome coffee.

15:00 – 17:00 Pre-conference workshop – French Law online: from historical to current collections.
Participants : up to 45 people.

Noëlle Balley (Cujas Law Library)
Marielle Mouranche (SICD Université Fédérale Toulouse)
Marie-Françoise Bremond (Université Toulouse 1 Capitole)

17:00 – 17:30 Registration.

17:00 – 17:30 Tour of Arsenal Library.

17:30 Words of welcome by Professor Corinne Mascala, Chancellor of Université Toulouse Capitole, Bruno Van Dooren, Director of the Libraries and Kurt Carroll, IALL President.

18:00 – 20:00 Dinner Cocktail.

Monday 4 October 2021

Venue: Mercure Hotel Compans
Simultaneous interpretation English/French will be provided on the first day. Some speakers will present in French.

8:30 – 9:15 Registration and welcome coffee.

9:15 Welcome and Opening by Kurt Carroll, President of IALL and Professor Philippe Nelidoff, Dean of Toulouse Law School (to be confirmed).

Session 1 Histoire du droit, droit privé, droit public: the French “Academic triptych.”

9:30 Professor Florent Garnier – Introduction to French law, historical perspective.

10:15 Professor Aurore Gaillet – The main principles of French public law. A comparative reflection Les grands principes du droit public français. Une réflexion comparée.

11:00 coffee break

11:30 Professor Jérôme JulienIntroduction to French private law – Introduction au droit privé français.

12:15 Sponsors presentations.

12: 45 Lunch break.

Session 2 « Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité. »

14:00 Associate Professor Hiam MouannesThe French legal concept of laïcité La laïcité en droit français

14:45 Professor Joël AndriantsimbazovinaDroit des libertés.

15:30 Coffee break.

16:00 Mrs Marie-Anne Sire The war of the “Mirandes”: French Urban Heritage and the restoration of the Basilica of Saint Sernin.

16:30 End of session 2.

16:45 – 17:00 Walk to the Basilica of Saint Sernin.

17:00 – 17:40 Guided visit of the Basilica (registration in advance).

19:00 – 22:00  Reception at the Couvent des Jacobins sponsored by Dalloz and

Tuesday 5 October

Session 3 “Intellectual Property, Internet, Data.”

9:30 Professor Alexandra Mendoza Caminade – Cultural Creation and Artificial Intelligence.

10:15 Associate Professor Jessica Eynard – Data Law.

11:00 Coffee break.

11:30 to be confirmed – The Open Law Project.

12:15 Lunch Break.

Session 4 “Transportation by Air, in Space and in the virtual world.”

14:00 Associate Professor Guillaume Sire – Questions search engines will never answer.

14:45 Associate Professor Laurent Grosclaude – Topical issues on Aviation Law.

15:30 Coffee break.

15:45 Professor Lucien Rapp – Servicing On-Orbit : the Next Frontier in Space Commercialization.

16:30 End of session 4.

18:00 – 20:00 Investor State Law Guide Reception (venue and time to be confirmed).

Wednesday 6 October

Session 5 “National, Foreign and International Law.”

9:30 Professor Lukas Rass-Masson – Ascertainment and Accessibility of Foreign Laws and Documents Under French Private International Law.

10:15 Professor Valère Ndior – Public International Law in the Digital Age.

11:00 Coffee break.

11:30   Annual General Meeting and Sponsor Presentation

12:30 Lunch

13:45 Associate Professor Cécile Le GallouContract Law in France and the United Kingdom.

14:30 Professor Wanda Mastor – Constitutional Law

15:15 End of session 5.

16:00 – 17:00 Walk and Visit of Toulouse Monuments (registration in advance).

19:00 – 22:00 Conference Dinner at Hôtel-Dieu Saint Jacques.