Exploring an Integrated Approach to International Boundary and Territorial Questions

List of Speakers

Rodman BundyPartner, Eversheds
Dr Robin CleverlyLaw of the sea Consultant, Marbdy Consulting Ltd
Pierre-Emmanuel DupontHead of Public International Law and Dispute Settlement, London Centre of International Law Practice
Stephen FiettaPartner, Volterra Fietta
Stephen Fietta is a founding partner of Volterra Fietta. He advises sovereign States and private clients on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious public international law and related dispute resolution issues, including State sovereignty over natural resources, land and maritime boundary disputes and the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS). Stephen regularly appears as counsel on behalf of our clients before the world’s most important international courts and tribunals, including the International Court of Justice. Stephen is a Visiting Senior Lecturer at Kings College, London, where he teaches on international sovereignty and boundary disputes.
Dr Nicholas de GenovaReader, King's College London (Department of Geography)
Dr Thomas GrantSenior Research Fellow, Wolfson College; Associate, Lauterpacht Centre for International Law
Prof. Taisaku IkeshimaLecturer, School of International Liberal Studies, Waseda University
Prof. George JoffeVisiting Professor, King's College London (Department of Geography)
Lesther Antonio Ortega LemusDeputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Guatemala in the United Kingdom
Iain MacleodLegal Adviser, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Wendy MilesPartner, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
Dr Lindsay ParsonManaging Director, Maritime Zone Solutions Ltd
Prof. Martin PrattDirector, International Boundaries and Research Unit (IBRU)
Prof. Malcolm Shaw QCBarrister, Essex Court Chambers
Prof. Clive SchofieldDirector of Research, Australian Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS), University of Wollongong, Australia
Richard SchofieldSenior Lecturer, King's College London (Department of Geography)
Prof. Malcolm Shaw QCBarrister, Essex Court Chambers
Prof. Phil SteinbergDirector, International Boundaries and Research Unit (IBRU)
Tullio TrevesFormer Judge, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS)
Robert VolterraPartner, Volterra Fietta
Robert Volterra is a founding partner of Volterra Fietta. He advises and represents governments, international organisations and private clients on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious public international law issues, including sovereignty over natural resources and land and maritime boundaries. He has acted as co-agent, counsel or advocate in land and maritime disputes before the International Court of Justice and UNCLOS Annex VII maritime boundary tribunals. He has represented parties in other international law disputes before the ICJ and ad hoc international arbitration tribunals, including under the PCA, ICSID, ICC, SCC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, and WTO rules. Robert is a Visiting Professor of International Law at University College, University of London (UCL), and a Visiting Senior Lecturer at Kings College, London, where he teaches the international law of foreign investment and the international law of boundary disputes. He is on the International Law Advisory Board of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law. Robert's practice has been ranked in the top tier by the Legal 500 and the Chambers and Partners law firm directories for more than 15 years.
Chris Whomersley 
John WilliamsUniversity of Durham
Prof. Xinjun ZhangAssociate Professor, Tsinghua University School of Law
Prof. Keyuan ZouProfessor, University of Central Lancashire (Lancashire Law School)