Volterra Fietta and King's College London to co-host the London International Boundary Conference 2019

2-3 April 2019
Technical workshops (dates pending)

Volterra Fietta and King's College London (Department of Geography) are co-hosting the fourth edition of The London International Boundary Conference ("LIBC"). The LIBC will take place on 2 and 3 April 2019 at King's College London. The Conference, which will be attended by delegates and speakers from all over the world, will provide a unique and multidisciplinary insight into the complex world of international boundary and sovereignty disputes. Delegates will have the opportunity to explore topical issues on boundary delimitation and share perspectives on how to address them. In this edition of the Conference, experts from Marbdy Consulting Ltd. and Maritime Zone Solutions Ltd. will deliver workshops relating to technical and scientific aspects of maritime boundary delimitation and continental shelf demarcation.

The organisers of The London International Boundary Conference are pleased to announce the following panels and topics for the Conference:

  1. Physical and emotional boundaries post Brexit
  2. Borders and mobility
  3. Topical boundary-related aspects of the Law of the Sea
  4. Building fences and barriers on land and at sea
  5. The Global Commons and the Oceans/Beyond the 200m limit
  6. The Curious Incidence of Islands in the sea
  7. Contemplating the Middle Eastern border

For further details, including a Call for Papers and how to apply for the 2019 LIBC Scholarship please monitor this space or email info@LondonInternationalBoundaryConference.com.