Centre for International Law

CIL–ANCORS Maritime Boundaries Workshop, 6-8 June 2017, Singapore

The Centre for International Law (CIL), National University of Singapore and the Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS), University of Wollongong are jointly organising a Maritime Boundaries Workshop. It will consist of a combination of interactive lectures and supervised practical exercises in which participants will work in teams to negotiate a maritime boundary between two fictitious States.

The Workshop will be led by Professor Robert Beckman and Captain Ashley Roach of CIL and Professor Stuart Kaye and Professor Clive Schofield of ANCORS. In addition, the following persons will serve as speakers, panellists or tutors:

Robert W Smith, Independent Geographic Consultant, Educator/Lecturer, U.S. Department of State official (retired)
Gavin MacLaren, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Lawrence Martin, Partner, Foley Hoag, International Litigation and Arbitration Department
Robert van de Poll, International Manager, Law of the Sea, Fugro Group (Netherlands)
Robert Harris, Assistant Legal Adviser, East Asia and Pacific Affairs, United States Department of State
Parry Oei, Director, Port Services / Chief Hydrographer, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore
Lionel Yee SC, Deputy Attorney-General of Singapore
Hao Duy Phan, Senior Research Fellow, CIL
Leonardo Bernard, PhD Candidate, ANCORS

The Workshop is the third in a series of Maritime Boundary Delimitation Workshops held in coordination with the Expanded ASEAN Maritime Forum (EAMF).

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