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Annual Conference

We are proud to offer the leading environmental law conference in the sector. Usually held during June or July, we move around the UK to different locations for a weekend of expert presentations, networking and CPD. We look forward to welcoming you to our next Conference.

Nottingham 2017

uni-nottinghamAlmost 200 delegates converged on Nottingham for our annual conference on the theme of Cities of the Future - legal challenges & opportunities for more sustainable living. They heard a wide range of excellent speakers on themes as diverse as the role of lawyers and regulators in making cities more sustainable, via Air Quality, sustainable transport and water management; through to Brexit and US updates. Stand by for details of our 2018 Conference coming soon!

Brighton 2016

delegates-in-lecture-theatre-editedOver 200 UKELA members gathered at the University of Sussex from 1 to 3 July to discuss the new international context for environmental law. The conference theme for 2016: “International Environmental Law, from global to local” welcomed speakers and participants from around the globe, including the USA, Canada, Australia, Europe and the UK. The conference was well-timed to gather news and perspectives on a wide range of international developments, not least the implications for environmental law of the UK’s referendum result on Brexit. Further reading on Brexit on our dedicated page.

Members can read the Conference papers in our reading room. For more information on membership see our Join Us page.

Liverpool 2015

liverpool sunset imageOur 2015 Conference was in the famous port city of Liverpool, home of the Beatles and gateway to the world. Our theme was, fittingly, ''Water, water everywhere'' - the big legal issues in energy, infrastructure, nature conservation, planning and regulation. Over the course of a packed weekend, delegates considered fracking, habitat protection, infrastructure development and environmental permitting - all of which raise important legal issues for the water environment. Plenary sessions led by experts in the sector looked at a wide range of subjects ranging from port regeneration to flooding and habitats and from fracking to planning for water infrastructure.

Members can view the papers and presentations in our reading room. If you are interested in viewing these, find out more about membership.

This page was printed from the website of the UK Environmental Law Association at www.ukela.org.
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