Upcoming Conferences

Past Conferences

Decolonizing space in the Global East: Legal Choices, Political Transformations, Carceral Practices, 25-27 October, 2023 (Development of Russian Law XIV – Post-Soviet Legal Choices and Decolonization  was part of the Aleksanteri conference 2023)

Gender and Governance II: Gender-sensitive conservative backlash, 21-22 March 2022

The conference discusses the impact of gender and conservative backlash on contemporary governance models, especially in times of crisis and conflict, and how to administer effective non-violence conflict resolution.

Development of Russian Law-XIII:  ‘Legal Diversity and Regional Encounters: Plural Understandings of Law in Localised Contexts’, 19-20 October 2021.

Development of Russian Law XII: Law, Tradition and Conservatism: Legal Responses to Neoliberal Governance, 4-5 November 2019.

Gender and Governance I, hosted by the University of Helsinki Faculty of Law and Aleksanteri Institute in cooperation with the Higher  School of Economics Moscow. 28-29 March 2019. 

Development of Russian Law XI: Access to Justice From Eurasia to Global, 19-20 November 2018.

The recent Development of Russian Law XI conference was featured in the Higher School of Economics, Skolkovo Centre blog. Read more in Russian here.

Development of Russian Law-IX: Russian Law and Globalization, 6-7 October 2016

Development of Russian Law – VIII: Legal Policy, Perspectives of the Rule-of-Law and Market Economy in Russia, 23 – 24 October 2015

Development of Russian Law VII – Law-Making and Law-Breaking in the Context of Securitization and Neo-conservatism, 20 – 21 October 2014

Development of Russian Law – VI: Between Tradition and Modernity, 17-18 October 2013

Development of Russian Law – III: Changing the Russian Law: Legality and Current Challenges, 17 – 19 October 2012

Development of Russian Law II, 23 – 24 November 2011

Development of Russian Law – I: Russian Law at the Crossroads: Legal Scholarship and Practice in Contemporary Russia, 28 – 29 October 2010