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Conference Programme

LLM Conference Programme
29-30 June, 2021 9:30 – 4:00 (BST)
OCO.2 Oculus Building / MS Teams Online
Between Change and Continuity: Implications for Governance and Law
Day 1 – Tuesday, 29th June 

  • 9:30 - 10:00 Arrivals

Arrivals in OCO.2 and Microsoft Teams Conference channel (MS Teams link will be shared with registered participants)

  • 10:00 - 11:15 Welcome & Panel 1

Welcome and Moderated by Dr Celine Tan, Director of Postgraduate Studies, Warwick Law School


- 'International Development and the Pandemic' by Ms Amanda Khozi Mukwashi, CEO, Christian Aid (LLM International Economic Law, University of Warwick)

- 'Property Rights, Vaccines and COVID-19' by Dr Amaka Vanni, Lecturer in Law, School of Law, University of Leeds (LLM, International Economic Law and PhD, University of Warwick)

- 'Investment Arbitration Cases COVID-19 and Public Health: Importance and Implications for Future Cases' by Mr Christian Carbajal Valenzuela, Partner, Department of Arbitration, Woss & Partners S.C., Mexico & Brazil and Director of Arbitration Center. (LLM, International Economic Law, University of Warwick)

  • 11:15 - 11:30 Refreshment Break
  • 11:30 - 1pm Panel 2: LLM Paper Presentation & Discussion

Session Moderated by Ms Solange Mouthaan, Associate Professor, Warwick Law School

Katie Morris ‘Faces of Hunger: An intersectional approach to children’s right to food within the UK’

Shobikshana Keerthy ‘Is access to transitional justice a reality in post-war Sri Lanka?’

Gianpaolo Mascaro ‘Conflict-related sexual violence: a male victims’ approach’

Noah Murray ‘To what extend has the TCJA 2017 Been Successful in Altering the Corporate Behaviour of American Corporations in Line with the Intended Purposes of the Act’

Ruby Turok-Squire ‘The International Criminal Court’s Intimate Immensity’

Yasmine Benaich ‘Technology and Law: Towards a New Era of Algorithmic Contracting?’

  • 1pm - 2pm Lunch
  • 2pm - 3pm: Panel 3: Dissertation Walkthroughs & Discussion

Session moderated by Dr Velimir Zivkovic, Assistant Professor, Warwick Law School

- Hawa Ocheni

- Aneesah Ijaz

- Mary Wanjohi

- Amikah Stewart

- Arrin Lewis

- Philip Ampoulalia

- Jocelyn Preko

- Hui Ern Fong

  • 3pm - 3:15pm Refreshment Break
  •  3:15pm - 4pm: Panel 4: PhD Discussion Roundtable

Session moderated by Dr Christine Schwobel-Patel, Associate Professor, Director Postgraduate Research, Warwick Law School

- Charlotte Higgs

- Alice King

- Christos Tassis

  • 4pm: Close

 Day 2 – Wednesday, 30th June

  • 11:00 – 12:00 Sculpture Tour
  • 12:00 – 15:00 Lunch & Social