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Programme

Monday
23 October

12:00 - 13:o0

Welcoming

13:00 - 14:o0

Welcoming Address and Keynote Speech

Welcoming Address

Prof. Dr. Thilo Marauhn

Keynote Speech

Dr. Jarek Korczynski

14:00 - 15:45

State-Level Norms

State practice in biological weapons related legislation

Dr. Barry de Vries

Terrorism With Chemical Weapons: Assessing the Challenges to State-Level Norms by Non-State Actors

Dr. Alexander Kelle

TBC

Chair: Dr. Alexander Ghionis

15:45-16:15

Coffee

16:15 - 18:00

Roundtable: Industry's Role in CBWNorms

Dr. Ralf Trapp

Dr. Detlef Männig

Chair: Dr. Alexander Kelle

18:00

Reception

Tuesday
24 October

10:00-11:45

Difference in normative weight

Multi-normativity of the chemical and biological weapons regimes

Prof. Robert Lawless

Redefining Norms in Peril: Reinforcing the Global Prohibition Regimes against Chemical and Biological Weapons

Ankit Malhotra

Interconnectivity of CBW Regimes in Light of Recent Developments in Science and Technology

Csilla Bertha

Chair: TBC

11:45-13:00

Lunch

13:00-14:45

Response to Violations

'Interconnectivity of norms through attribution: The OPCW’s investigation and identification mandate at the juncture of non-proliferation and accountability'

Santiago Oñate Laborde & Valentina Falco

Assessing Norm Strength: Discursive versus State Behaviors

Glenn A. Cross PhD

A (too) loose link? – The OPCW´s Conventional and Implied Powers to Investigate Chemical Weapons Use

Kristoffer Burck

Chair: Dr. Barry de Vries

15:15-17:00

Interaction with other Legal Regimes

Normative Interaction in Chemical and Biological Weapons Law: On the Interplay between Treaty Regimes and General International Law

Dr. Craig Eggett and Dr. Sarah Thin

The necessary interaction between international environmental law and chemical and biological weapons regimes

Carlos Leonardo Santana Bareño

The CBW taboo and the European Convention of Human Rights: a complementary approach

Dr. Elisabeth Hoffberger-Pippan

Chair: Dr. Kathleen Vogel

17:00-18:00

Closing remarks

Prof. Dr. Eric Myjer

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