International Conference on The Slobodan Milosevic Trial
29th/30th April 2006, NUI Galway

An assessment of the trial of Slobodan Milosević, bringing together leading international experts on the trial itself, and on international criminal justice. The conference will assess the strengths and weaknesses of the trial, and evaluate its contribution to justice and peace.

Confirmed speakers include:

Stephen Kay QC, Court-assigned counsel to Slobodan Milosević
Gillian Higgins, Court-assigned counsel to Slobodan Milosević
Michael Johnson, former Chief of Prosecutions, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
Professor Michael Scharf, co-author of Slobodan Milosević on Trial (Continuum, 2002), described by the London Times as ‘the best account’ of the proceedings.
Professor William Schabas, author of The UN International Criminal Tribunals (Cambridge, 2006).