The planned conference is postponed to June 2018. The Centre will be co-organizing a conference on the topic of Central Arctic Ocean fisheries in Reykjavik, Iceland. More information.

20 September

The Centre arranged a seminar in Tromsø on the topic of "At-sea enforcement and naval warfare". Program.  

Some of the presentations from the seminar are now available here: Presentations.

28 - 29 june

Centre Postdoctor Fellow Claudia Cinelli will be organising a conference entitled: "Protecting the 'Commons' in the Arctic: The role of the EU". More information.

15 - 16 june

The Jebsen Centre will be arranging a summer course for PhD students: "Methodology and legal science within the international Law of the sea". More information.

13-14 june

The Jebsen Centre will be organising a workshop entitled “Natural Marine Resource Management in a Changing Climate.” More information.

13 June

Vito de Lucia will be co-convening a workship entitled "Ocean Commons: Common Heritage, Marine Genetic Resources and Biodiversity Conservation in Areas beyond National Jurisdiction" organised by the Jebsen Centre and the Institute for International Legal Studies, National Research Council of Italy, in Rome. More information

22 - 27 january

The Jebsen Centre will be participating in the Arctic Frontiers 2017 conference being held in Tromsø, Norway. Many events will be taking place at The University of Tromsø. Centre members will be speaking on a number of panels and workshops across the six day conference. More information.

On 26 January, Centre Postdoctor Fellow Margherita Poto will organise an expert meeting titled “Good Governance and the Arctic” as part of the conference. More information.



K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea arranges a closing seminar for the interdisciplinary project "A-LEX: Regulating Arctic Shipping: Political, legal, tecnological and environmental Challenges". More information including the presentations from the day.

23 September:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea arranges a symposium on "Innovating for change in global fisheries governance". Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 30 April 2016. More information.

21 - 22 September:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea arranges a workshop on: "Access to compulsory binding dispute resolution under the Law of the Sea Convention (LOSC): a survey of the issues." More information.

26 - 28 MAY:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea arranges a conference on "Dispute Settlement in the Law of the Sea and Beyond" in Tromsø and Sommarøy" More information.

25 - 26 MAY:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea arranges a workshop on: "The Case Law on Maritime Boundary Delimitation - Consistency and Predictability or Inconsistency and Uncertainty?" More information.

15 april:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea is together with Pluricourts proudly co-organizing a one day seminar on "Pushing boundaries: potential effects of international adjudiciation on treaty practice in the Russian and Norwegian context". More information.

23 march:

JCLOS' postdoctoral fellow Claudia Cinelli (K.G. Jebsens Centre for the Law of the Sea, University of Tromsø and visitor at the European University Institute) participates in a seminar on "Governance of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction at the International and Europeans Levels". More information.

7 - 8 march:

K. G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea is co-organizing a Conference on "Law, Fragile Ecosystems, Indigenous Peoples and Natural Resources". The Conference venue is Sala Europa, Villa Schifanoia, Florence, Italy. More information.

24 - 29 January:

Arctic Frontiers 2016 was held at The University of Tromsø, Norway. This year's topic was Industry and Environment. The K. G. Jebsen Centre of the Law of the Sea had an active role at the conference, K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea at Arctic Frontiers.


9 - 11 DEcemBER:

The conference "Governance of Arctic Shipping: Balancing Rights and Interests of Arctic States and User States" co-organised by the Centre and the Centre for International Law (CIL) of the National University of Singapore takes place in Singapore.


Workshop on The EU as a Global Actor in the Arctic.

21 - 24 September:

Program of Centre Days, K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, Tromsø. World leading scientists visits K.G.Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea! Centre days at JCLOS: - Interesting, informative and fantastic! In English, In Norwegian

23 September:

Centre Days workshop. Persistent Challenges and Recent Developments in International Fisheries Law 

4 September

Trial lecture and defence of thesis Kristoffer Svendsen. Kristoffer Svendsen will defend his thesis Friday 4 September. The trial lecture will be at 1015, the defence will be at 1215. Venue: Teorifagbygget, building 6, auditorium 3.

29 - 30 May:

The School of Law, University of Dundee, UK and The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, UiT, Tromsø are pleased to announce the program and the registration information for the conference: "The European Union and the Arctic", Dundee, Scotland.

8 - 9 May:

Call for abstracts: The K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea is hosting a workshop on Environmental Standards for Deep Seabed Mining in Tromsø, Norway.

Submission deadline: 28 February 2015. More information.

3 February:

Workshop on New and Exploratory Fisheries: Practices and Challenges.

18 - 23 February:

Arctic Frontiers 2015 is arranged at The UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø from 18 to 23 January 2015. The theme of this years conference is "Climate and Energy. " Two of our employees will present their research at the Conference.



12 November:

Stakeholder seminar, FNI, Oslo.
"Regional Fisheries Management Issues, including in the Arctic", by Professor Erik J. Molenaar. 

25 - 26 September: 

Energy Law Conference "The legal issues associated with the development and use of Arctic energy resources." K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, Tromsø. 

22 - 24 September:

Centre Days, K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, Tromsø.

23 September:

Centre Days Workshops - programme, K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea, Tromsø.

26 - 27 June:

Challenges of the Changing Arctic: Continental Shelf, Navigation and Fisheries", Bergen.

23 May:

Marsafenet, Conference on "Maritime safety and environmental protection in Europe. Multiple layers in regulation and compliance.", University of Porto.

K.G. Jebsen Centre for the Law of the Sea is a co-organizer of the conference. Draft programme.

7 - 9 March:

Workshop on "Law of the Sea in the 21st Century", Kiel University.

19 - 20 February:

Workshop on "Energy from the Sea: An international Law Perspective on Ocean Energy", Netherlands Institute for the Law of the Sea (NILOS), Utrecht University.

19 - 24 January:

Arctic Frontiers 2014 will be held at The University of Tromsø, Norway from Sunday 19 to Friday 24 January 2014. The theme of the conference is "Humans in the Arctic". The K. G. Jebsen Centre of the Law of the Sea will have an active role at the conference.



17 - 19 November: 

Extractive Industries in the North – what about Environmental Law and Indigenous Peoples Rights?

7 - 11 October:

Arctic Shipping, The Norwegian University Centre, St. Petersburg, Russia

20 September:

Opening of the K.G. Jebsen Centre for the law of the Sea.



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