Conference on 8 December 2022: ‘Ukraine-Poland. The Choice of Law Aspects of War and Forced Displacement’


On December 8, 2022, under the patronage of, among others, the Consulate General of Ukraine in Cracow, the University of Silesia in Katowice (Poland) is hosting an international conference on the private international law aspects of forced displacement resulting from the current situation in Ukraine.

The conference focuses on Polish-Ukrainian relations and the bilateral agreement between those two States, but also addresses some more general issues related to the interplay between EU private international law and such agreements. In addition, some speeches will address the specifics of Ukrainian private international law.

Detailed conference programme can be found here.

Most of the interventions will be delivered in English, with translation into Ukrainian provided throughout the event. Please note that the speeches in Ukrainian or Polish will not be translated into English.

Participation in the conference is possible both in person and through online access. Online participation is free, but registration is mandatory.

Registration for online participation is open until December 7, 2022.

To access the registration form, please follow this link.