|All day||DSO/UT Mitigation Skills Seminar|
TNH 3.140 (Jeffers Courtroom)
Federal-government-sponsored national training for investigators and attorneysFor more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2020/01/17/53711/
|8:00am – 5:00pm||2020 Cyber 9/12 Challenge - Day Two|
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
We are excited to announce that the Strauss Center at The University of Texas at Austin is partnering with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative to host a “regional” round of the Atlantic Council’s renowned cybersecurity policy competition. This stand-alone event will take place at the University of Texas School of Law on January 16th and 17th, with up to 24 teams vying for a title that includes, not just bragging rights, but also a cash prize for the top three teams (not to mention a deeply-enriching learning experience for all participants). Included in the two-day event will be a keynote speaker, as well as opportunities for professional development.For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2020/01/17/52685/
|9:00am – 5:45pm||Constitutional Change Conference (Day One)|
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
Scholars of constitutionalism will gather in Austin for this first-of-its-kind conference on “Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change.” Over 130 conference participants from more than 20 countries have been invited to attend.
The program will feature three components: (1) concurrent panels in which works-in-progress will be the focus of discussion; (2) a series of plenary lectures delivered by the Comparative Constitutionalism faculty at the University of Texas at Austin; and (3) two major plenary panels on new books in the field. The subjects of discussion will include constitutional amendment, constitutional reform, constitutional conventions, constitutional transitions, judicial interpretation and review, unwritten constitutional norms, revolution, secession, as well forms of direct democracy including popular initiatives and referendums.
This conference is convened by Professor Richard Albert (Texas) and is generously sponsored by The University of Texas Law School, the Constitutional Studies Program, and the Institute for Transnational Law.For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2020/01/17/52325/
|6:30pm – 9:00pm||Dinner for Defender Services Office Training hosted by Capital Punishment Center |
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2020/01/17/53505/