UYA2018

International Investment and Trade Agreements: Recent Developments and Problems

25 October 2018

TOBB Plaza, Istanbul, Turkey

Uluslararası Yatırım  ve Ticaret Anlaşmaları: Güncel Gelişmeler ve Sorunlar

International Investment and Trade Agreements: Recent Developments and Problems

Dear Participants,

We are very pleased to announce that an international conference on ‘International Investment and Trade Agreements: Recent Developments and Problems’ is going to be held in Istanbul, Turkey in October 25, 2018, by the University of Marmara, Faculty of Law, Department of Private International Law and Economic Development Foundation (İKV). We are looking forward to welcoming our colleagues from all around to world to participate in this international meeting. 

The main goal of the conference is to discuss the recent developments 
in the field of international investment and trade law. In this regard, we are looking forward to receiving the papers of our colleagues from all around the world in relation to international investment and trade agreements. The papers sent for the presentation will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee, formed by the Organizing Committee and the contributors of selected papers will be contacted back.

We kindly request from researchers who would like to give a presentation to send their abstracts to us via 
ikvinvestment2018@gmail.com e-mail address.

We will be proud of being with you in the conference in Istanbul, a fascinating historical city.   

Best regards,  
 
Conference Chairs 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem NAS
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa ERKAN

Organizing Committee

  • Res. Asst. Kazım ÇINAR

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Mustafa ERKAN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res. Asst. Seçil ETLİOĞLU

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Dr. H. Akif KARACA

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Çiğdem NAS

    Economic Development Foundation (İKV), Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Sibel ÖZEL

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res. Asst. Ayşenur ÖZTÜRK

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Hatice Selin PÜRSELİM ARNİNG

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res. Asst. Elif Selen BATIGÜN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Res. Asst. Can YÖNEY

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

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  • Bozkurt ARAN

    The Economy Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV), Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Pınar ARTIRAN

    Faculty of Law, Istanbul Bilgi University, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Sanem BAYKAL

    Faculty of Law, Ankara University, Türkiye

  • Assoc. Prof. Mustafa ERKAN

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Yaoming HSU

    College of Law, National Cheng-Chi University, Tayvan

  • Prof. Dr. Haluk KABAALİOĞLU

    Economic Development Foundation (İKV), Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Andrea LISTA

    School of Law, University of Exeter (Chair in Commercial Law), Birleşik Krallık

  • Prof. Dr. (Munir) A F M MANIRUZZAMAN

    Portsmouth Law School, University of Portsmouth (Chair in International and Business Law), Birleşik Krallık

  • Prof. Dr. Andrew MITCHELL

    Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Avustralya

  • Assoc. Prof. Çiğdem NAS

    Economic Development Foundation (İKV), Türkiye

  • Prof. Dr. Sibel ÖZEL

    Faculty of Law, University of Marmara, Türkiye

  • Dr. Mavluda SATTOROVA

    School of Law, University of Liverpool, Birleşik Krallık

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Subjects

International Investment Agreements

International Trade Agreements

Current Legal Developments Regarding World Trade Organization

Trade Quotas and Non-Tariff Barriers

New Generation Free Trade Agreements

The Trade Policy of EU and Its Effects on National Laws

Important Dates

  • 01.09.2018

    Deadline for the Submission of Papers

  • 20.09.2018

    Acceptance of Papers

Register

Please fill out the information below.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When will the conference take place?

    The conference will take place on October 25, 2018.

  • How can I register for the conference?

    You can register for the conference by filling out the form at http://etkinlik.marmara.edu.tr/en/uluslararasiyatirim#register

  • Do I have to pay to attend?

    No, the conference is free of charge.

  • In which language the conference will take place?

    The conference will take place in both English and Turkish languages. A simultaneous translation service will also be provided.

  • When is the deadline for the submission of papers?

    The deadline for the submission of papers is 1 September 2018.

  • From whom consists of the Scientific Committee?

    The Scientific Committee consists of Prof. Dr. Yaoming Hsu (National Cheng-Chi University), Prof. Dr. Andrea Lista (University of Exeter), Prof. Dr. (Munir) A F M Maniruzzaman (University of Portsmouth), Prof. Dr. Andrew Mitchell (University of Melbourne), Dr. Mavluda Sattorova (University of Liverpool), Prof. Dr. Sanem Baykal (Ankara University), Prof. Dr. Haluk Kabaalioğlu (Economic Development Foundation), Prof. Dr. Sibel Özel (University of Marmara), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pınar Artıran (Istanbul Bilgi University), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Erkan (University of Marmara) , Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Nas (Economic Development Foundation) and Bozkurt Aran (The Economy Policy Research Foundation of Turkey).

  • When will the selected papers be announced?

    Papers deemed to be suitable for presentation will be announced by 20 September 2018.

  • From whom consists of the Organizing Committee?

    The Organizing Committee consists of Prof. Dr. Sibel Özel, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Erkan, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Nas, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hatice Selin Pürselim Arning, Dr. H. Akif Karaca, Res. Asst. Kazım Çınar, Res. Asst. Can Yöney, Res. Asst. Ayşenur Öztürk, Res. Asst. Elif Selen Batıgün and Res. Asst. Seçil Etlioğlu.

  • How can I contact you?

    You can contact us via our e-mail address ikvinvestment2018@gmail.com.

  • How can I submit my paper to you? What are the rules to be followed in the preparation of the papers?

    You may send your papers to us via ikvinvestment2018@gmail.com. Papers should include the purpose, significance and conclusion of the study and be written in the English language. Papers should consist of 300 to 500 words.Papers should be sent in both “Microsoft Word” (doc or docx) and “pdf” file formats and it is kindly requested to name the files as ''name of the study, underscore (_), name and surname of the author. (For instance, “internationalinvestmentagreements_mustafaerkan”) The title of the paper should include the name of the study and the name, title, workplace and contact information of the author (e.g. phone number and e-mail address). A4 (29,7 x 21,0 cm) size paper must be used. The left margin must be at least 3 cm wide, other three margins must be at least 2.5 cm wide. Times New Roman font is acceptable. The font size should be 12 and 1.5 line spacing should be used. The title should be centered, single-spaced and in font size 12.

Contact

Marmara Üniversitesi Hukuk Fakültesi Tıbbiye Caddesi Haydarpaşa 34688 Üsküdar/İstanbul

Contact : Mustafa ERKAN

Rules for Submissions

Papers should include the purpose, significance and conclusion of the study and be written in the English language.

Papers should consist of 300 to 500 words.Papers should be sent in both “Microsoft Word” (doc or docx) and “pdf” file formats and it is kindly requested to name the files as ''name of the study, underscore (_), name and surname of the author. (For instance, “internationalinvestmentagreements_mustafaerkan”)

The title of the paper should include the name of the study and the name, title, workplace and contact information of the author (e.g. phone number and e-mail address). A4 (29,7 x 21,0 cm) size paper must be used. The left margin must be at least 3 cm wide, other three margins must be at least 2.5 cm wide.

Times New Roman font is acceptable. The font size should be 12 and 1.5 line spacing should be used. The title should be centered, single-spaced and in font size 12.

We kindly request you to send your papers to ikvinvestment2018@gmail.com.

The papers will be considered by the Scientific Committee, formed by the Organization Commission and the contributors of selected papers will be contacted.

Draft Program

09.30-10.00 Opening Speeches 
10.00-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-12.30 First Session – International Investment Agreements
12.30-12.45 Music Recital
12.45-14.00 Lunch Break 
14.00-16.00 Second Session – International Trade Agreements
16.00-16.30 Closing Remarks 
18.00 Congress Dinner