Category From IVR national sections

New board of IVR Belgian section

The new board of IVR’s Belgian section comprises the following members: President: Niels van Dijk (Department of metajuridica VUB) Niels.Van.Dijk@vub.beVice-President: Ana Maria Corrêa Harcus (Centre for IT & IP Law KU Leuven) annamaria.correaharcus@kuleuven.beSecretary: Maarten Colette (Department of metajuridica VUB) Maarten.Colette@vub.beTreasurer: Simone Casiraghi (Department of metajuridica VUB) The website of the Belgian section:

Symposium on Gerald J. Postema’s book

Thu, 23 March 2023, 18:00 – 20:00 GMT: ONLINE REGISTER HERE: The School of Law at Queen Mary University of London and the University of Edinburgh, along with the UK IVR, are delighted to co-host a symposium on Gerald Postema’s Law’s Rule. The participants are: Chair: Professor Maks Del Mar, London Commentator: Professor Neil Walker, Edinburgh Commentator: Professor Hans […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theory and Philosophy of Law | University of Belgrade, RS

The IVR section in Serbia is pleased to announce a call for applications for postdoctoral fellowship in theory and philosophy of law within the Horizon project Advancing cooperation on the foundations of law Advancing cooperation on the foundations of law – HORIZON-WIDERA-2021-ACCESS-03-01 ( Please follow this link for the call for application and this link […]


The IVR section in Japan makes the following announcement: The 2nd IVR Japan International Conference (IVRJ 2023) will be held at Chiba University from 16–18 September 2023. See: The CFP is now available. A new executive board was elected at the general assembly held on A new executive board was elected at the general […]

Call for Papers » Student Legal Theory Conference » Zagreb (HR), 5 May 2023

The first Student Legal Theory conference organized by the Croatian IVR section will be held at the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb on 5 May 2023, with the possibility of online participation. Applications are open to all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students and run until February 28, 2023.  For more information please see the […]

Tagung Rechtsphilosophinnen » Salzburg (AT), 28–29.9.2023

The German subsection for the history of legal and social philosophy of the German IVR makes the following call for papers. It primarily addresses German-speaking IVR-members. Rechtsphilosophinnen: Die unsichtbaren Beiträge europäischer Denkerinnen zur Rechts- und Sozialphilosophie Keynotes: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Holzleithner und Univ.-Prof. Dr. Friederike Wapler Die Arbeitstagung des Arbeitskreises Ideengeschichte der deutschen Sektion der […]

Rousseau Lectures » Populismus als Herausforderung für (direkte) Demokratie und Rechtsstaat » Basel (CH), 1–2 June 2023

The IVR-section of Switzerland announces that the 2023 Rousseau Lectures will be held in Basel, 1–2 June 2023. For details please see the flyer and poster for this arrangement.

Presidium of the Polish section of the IVR

The webpage of the Polish section of the IVR on this site has been updated to reflect the current presidium of the section: The website of the Polish section is at: (currently in Polish only) The E-mail address for contact with the section is:

Ethnic Diversity, Plural Democracy and Human Dignity: Challenges to the European Union and Western Balkans

The international conference “Ethnic Diversity, Plural Democracy and Human Dignity: Challenges to the European Union and Western Balkans” will be held on November 4, 2022, starting at 3:30 pm CET at the Faculty of Law in Zagreb (Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, hall IV). The conference is organized by the Faculty of Law in Zagreb, the Croatian […]

Online book promotion: the artifactual nature of law

The International Association for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy (IVR) and its Croatian section are pleased to announce that a promotion of the first book in the IVR book series, L. Burazin, K. E. Himma, C. Roversi, P. Banaś (eds.), The Artifactual Nature of Law (Edward Elgar 2022), will be held on October 17, at […]