CISG@40 Events

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Zagreb International Conference on the Law of Obligations
Zagreb, Croatia
12-13 December 2019
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The conference is organised by the Department of Law at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics and Business and is organised in the framework of the celebrations of the UNCITRAL Secretariat for the fortieth anniversary of the CISG.
CISG Advisory Council/Universidad Panamericana Guadalajara CISG Conference
Guadalajara, Mexico
6 February 2020
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The Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara will host a CISG conference, in coordination with the 27th CISG Advisory Council Meeting. The theme of the conference is "5th Conference on International Arbitration and the UN Convention for the International Sale of Goods -- Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Enactment of the CISG".
CISG@40 Flagship Conference
Vienna, Austria
Postponed
Programme/Registration
Flagship CISG@40 event coordinated with the Austrian Ministry of Justice and Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the eve of the Vis Moot Court competition.
Congresso international: celebrando los 40 años de la CISG
Madrid, Spain
17 April 2020
Cancelled
Programme
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) will host a day-long conference celebrating 40 years of the CISG the day before the International Competition of Arbitration and Commercial Law (Moot Madrid). The event is co-organized by UC3M and UNCITRAL.
Dispute Management in a New World
Kingston, Jamaica
24 June 2020
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Registration
The online event, "Dispute Management in a New World", is part of Jamaica International Arbitration Centre's (JIAC) Arbitration Week. The event will celebrate CISG@40 with the panel "Force Majeure under the CISG". Find the full schedule and information about the event here. Register here. View webinar video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9y8WRlGKwzk.
Force Majeure, Hardship, and the COVID-19 Pandemia
CEDEP, Asuncion, Paraguay
19 August 2020
 
Online event (in English only). Event information here: http://www.cedep.org.py/v2/?p=6257. View webinar video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpGeq3hvwnM.
CISG and Other Uniform Law Tools for Contractual Risk Mitigation
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
27 August 2020
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The event will be held in English with Arabic interpretation. The webinar can be joined at this link (the link will be activated 5 minutes before the webinar starts).
Current Perspectives on the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG)
New York, USA
1 September 2020
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Informational flyer
The New York Bar Association will celebrate CISG@40 by holding an online event that will provide an overview of the application of the CISG from practitioners from various jurisdictions. View the informational flyer here.
The CISG’s Impact on National Legal Systems
New York University, New York, USA
11 September 2020
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Registration
To mark the 40th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG), NYU’s Center for Transnational Litigation, Arbitration, and Commercial Law and UNCITRAL, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law are hosting a series of webinars to both assess the CISG’s impact over the last 40 years and to identify questions that are still open. Register for the first webinar in the series here.
The CISG’s Impact on International Commercial Law
New York University, New York, USA
15 September 2020
Informational Flyer
Registration
NYU’s Center for Transnational Litigation, Arbitration, and Commercial Law and UNCITRAL are hosting a series of webinars to both assess the CISG’s impact over the last 40 years and to identify questions that are still open. Register for the second webinar here here.
The contribution of HCCH, UNCITRAL, and Unidroit to the harmonisation of the law of international sales
Rome, Italy
22 September 2020
Informational Flyer
Registration
Read more about the event here. Register for the second webinar here here.
40 años de la Convención de las Naciones Unidas sobre los Contratos de Compraventa Internacional de Mercaderías
Bogotá, Colombia
24 September 2020
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Registration
En el marco de la Especialización en Contratación Internacional, la Universidad Externado de Colombia con el apoyo de la Comisión de Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo del Comercio Mercantil (CNUDMI), celebrarán los 40 años de la Convención de las Naciones Unidas sobre los Contratos de Compraventa Internacional de Mercaderías (CNUCCIM), a través de un Webinar que se llevará a cabo el 24 de septiembre de 2020, a las 2 pm (hora Colombiana). Aquí.
Vis Moot Court East CISG@40 Programme
Hong Kong, PRC
27 October 2020
 
Flagship CISG@40 event co-organized with the Hong Kong Department of Justice originally scheduled to occur on the eve of the Vis Moot Court East competition..
International Commercial Legislation: Trends and Perspectives
Doha, Qatar
2-3 November 2021
Call for Papers
 
The conference will celebrate the CISG@40 and will explore the following main themes: the role of UNCITRAL in the harmonization of national laws; the impact of model laws and international principles and guidelines in drafting national laws; the impact of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) on private transactions; and the broader adoption and use of the CISG in Arab countries.
St. Petersburg International Legal Forum
St. Petersburg, Russia
18-21 May 2021
 
Multiple panels will discuss different aspects of the CISG.