10th International Disability Law Summer School 18-22 June 2018

‌‌Pictured are participants at the 9th International Disability Law Summer School in June 2017

Our  10th International Disability Law Summer School. It will run from the 18 -22 June 2018 and the core focus this year will be on Intersectionality in the areas of women, older persons and children with disabilities.

*** Final Programme now available: DSS Draft Programme 2018 DSS Programme 2018 ***

* Draft programme (Version compatible with screen readers: DSS Draft Progamme (text only) *

* New! Poster Presentation Opportunity at the 10th International Disability Law Summer School - Tuesday June 19th 2018 *

Keynote Speaker for 2018: Prof. Theresia Degener, Chair of UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Confirmed Speakers Include - María Soledad Cisternas Reyes, Special Envoy on Disability and Accessibility, Prof. Rosemary Kayess, Assoc. Prof. Velina Todorova, UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.

Last year, the school attracted around 230 participants from over 50 different countries – from all over Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America. We believe it is the biggest such event in the world. No prior legal training or knowledge is necessary to participate in the Summer School. Participant accessibility (physical or communicational) requests and enquiries are welcomed.

Late registration: http://conference.ie/Conferences/index.asp?Conference=550

Answers to some Frequently Asked Questions can be found here: Summer School FAQs

Rates for 2018 are:

Early bird offer: 1st February – 16th March 2018
Fee: €400
Student/Unwaged: €360
Standard rate 17th March 2018 – 18th June 2018
Fee: €450
Student/Unwaged: €400