The Argentinian chapter of the International Society of Public Law aims to promote the fundamental constitutional values ​​of democracy, equality, justice and human rights and their realization in the Argentine context.

It seeks to work with the ICON Society to promote awareness and membership of the organization globally, promote the training and commitment of young academics from the Global South, within the framework of the society, as such, complementing and working in cooperation with existing national and regional organizations, but independently of them.

Chapter Members

Executive Committee

  • Roberto Gargarella | Universidad Di Tella (Consultative Council Link)
  • Agustina Ramon Michel | Universidad de Palermo
  • Claudina Orunesu | Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata
  • Gustavo Arballo | Universidad Nacional de La Pampa
  • Magdalena Álvarez | Universidad Nacional de Córdoba
  • Ramiro Álvarez Ugarte | Universidad de Buenos Aires & Palermo

Consultive Council

  • Paola Bergallo | Universidad Torcuato Di Tella.
  • Laura Clérico | UBA/CONICET
  • Roberto Saba | Universidad de Buenos Aires
  • Leticia Vita | Universidad de Buenos Aires
  • Pablo Riberi | Universidad Nacional de Córdoba
  • Ines Jaureguiberry | UNLP y UP
  • Mariela Puga | Universidad de Buenos Aires
  • Sebastián Linares | Universidad Nacional del Sur
  • Silvina Álvarez | Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
  • Gabriel Pereira | Universidad Nacional de Tucuman
  • Ignacio Giuffré | Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Maricel Asar | Universidad de Buenos Aires
  • Violeta Canaves | Universidad Nacional del Litoral


Upcoming Chapter Events and Activities

The first meeting took place on May 27, 2021. It consisted of two discussion sessions in the morning, and two in the afternoon, where we discussed papers by Florencia Saulino, Ignacio Colombo, Florencia Lebensohn and Santiago Truccone.

Second meeting took place on September 10, 2021 and started with a key note address by Amaya Álvez Marín, a member of Chile’s constituent assembly. The day carried on with the discussion of papers by Juan González Bertomeu, Julieta Cena and Mariela Puga. In both events, each paper was commented by a discussant and a general, seminar style discussion ensued.

Several of members participated in the ICON•S Mundo event that took place in July. The chapter also sponsored two seminars on Constitutional Theory conducted by founding members Pedro Caminos (on September) and Roberto Gargarella (on November). The chapter also sponsored the Fifth Conference on History and Philosophy of Law in the Unviersidad Nacional de Cuyo (on November).

On 26 to 27 August 2022, in Cordoba, Argentina will be held the annual conference of ICON•S Argentina.

Call(s) For Papers

No calls for papers open at this time.

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