Women in Law Conference 2020

June 4 – 6, 2020
University of Vienna 

The Women in Law Initiative connects female legal professionals and thought leaders from all around the globe and offers an exceptional meeting platform in the heart of Europe.

Participants

  • from freshmen year to retirement,
  • all legal professions: lawyers, notaries public, in-house counsel, judges, researchers and scientists, civil servants, etc.,
  • male allies of the cause, creating an international network of (prospective) legal professionals in both academia and the legal industry.

Focus areas / Tracks

  1. bias: conscious or unconscious – creating awareness and dealing with it,
  2. flexibility and agility: strengths and weaknesses of modern working environments,
  3. diversity / inclusion / intersectionality: going beyond gender,
  4. threats: physical and mental health, multiple responsibilities, etc.,
  5. reaching the top: overcoming obstacles on the way to partner, director, board.

From theory to practice

  • 5 tracks with one introductory lecture, panel, and workshop each:
    o lecture and panel: theoretical input by experts,
    o workshop: interactive learning & best practice.
  • Participants can attend two tracks (morning and afternoon).

Agenda

08:00 – 08:30   “Good Morning Vienna” – Registration & Networking Breakfast
08:30 – 09:30   Welcome & Keynote
09:45 – 12:30  Tracks Round 1 (alternative tracks 1, 2, 3)
09:45 – 10:45 Introduction + Panel
10:45 – 11:15 Networking Coffee
11:15 – 12:30 Workshop
12:30 – 13:30 Networking Lunch
13:30 – 16:00 Tracks Round 2 (alternative tracks 4, 5)
13:30 – 14:30 Introduction + Panel
14:30 – 14:45 Networking Coffee
14:45 – 16:00 Workshop
16:00 – 17:00 Summary, Thanks & Farewell
18:00 – 21:00

 

Justitia Award Ceremony to celebrate outstanding Female Legal Professionals (Laureates for 2020)

www.womeninlaw.info

lease note this agenda is subject to change

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Date

Jun 04 2020 - Jun 06 2020
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Vienna, Austria
University of Vienna
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