ICON•S | The International Society of Public Law

Welcome to ICON•S!

ICON•S is an international learned society with members from all around the globe. Members include scholars in all fields of law and beyond to the humanities and social sciences, and at all levels of seniority, from students to emeritus faculty. ICON•S provides its members with the best avenues for building meaningful relationships and exchanging ideas internationally to advance its mission.

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  • Events

Book Presentation: Systemic Corruption: Constitutional Ideas for an Anti-Oligarchic Republic

The ICON-S Committee on New Directions in Scholarship invites you to join us in conversation in the New Scholarship Showcase, a series of monthly virtual events dedicated to new books in public law. This event will feature a discussion on Systemic Corruption: Constitutional Ideas for an Anti-Oligarchic Republic (Princeton University Press, 2020) by Camila Vergara (University of…

  • Events

Towards an International Academic Career

The ICON-S Committee on Community and Engagement is organizing a virtual workshop on ‘Towards an International Academic Career: Doing a Ph.D. in Public Law’. –> This workshop aims to help prospective applicants to Ph.D. programs in Public International and Comparative Law understand the Ph.D. landscape. Date: June 2, 2022 Time: 7:00 am Bogota | 8:00 am…

  • Conference

The 2022 ICON-S Preliminary Program is out!

We are pleased to announce the release of the preliminary program for the 2022 ICON·S Conference «Global Problems and Prospects in Public Law», both in its online and on-site version. If your name is among the scheduled panels, this means that your submission has been accepted! All presenters need to register as panelists. This requires setting up…