Fukuoka Conference 2016


The Biennial Meetings of the Academy are certainly the highlight of the international scientific exchange and the driving force behind common publications.

Until today the international Biennial Meetings of the Academy have been as follows:

International Academy of Commercial and Consumer Law
14-15 July 2021 / Virtual meeting

Year Place Institutional Sponsor Principal Institutional Hosts, Organizers, Directors, and Facilitators
1983 Mexico City, Mexico Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Miguel Acosto Romero, Arcelia Quintana
1984 Castle Hofen, Austria University of Innsbruck Heinrick Mayrhofer
1986 Boston, MA, USA Harvard Law School Donald King, Hal Scott, Boris Kozolchyk
1988 Melbourne, Australia University of Melbourne David Allan, Mary Hiscock, David Harlan
1990 Oxford, UK Oxford University Roy Goode
1992 Stockholm, Sweden University of Stockholm Jan Ramberg, Jan Helner, Ulf Bernitz
1994 St. Louis, Missouri, USA Saint Louis University Donald King
1996 Rama Gat, Israel Bar Ilan University Shalom Lerner, Jacob Ziegel
1998 Gold Coast, Australia Bond University David Allan, Mary Hiscock
2000 Carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law Louis Del Duca
2002 Hamburg, Germany Max-Planck-Institute for Comparative and International Private Law Jürgen Basedow, Ulrich Drobnig
2004 Riga, Latvia Riga Graduate Institute of Law Norbert Reich
2006 Austin, Texas, USA University of Texas, School of Law Jay Westbrook, Ross Cranston
2008 Bamberg, Germany Bamberg University Jürgen Basedow, Hans Micklitz
2010 Toronto, Canada University of Toronto Faculty of Law and Osgoode Hall Law School Tony Duggan, Ben Geva, Stephanie Ben-Ishai, Jacob Ziegel
2012 Mexico City, Mexico Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) Elvia Arcelia Quintana Adriano
2014 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul Bilgi University, Faculty of Law Yesim M. Atamer
2016 Fukuoka, Japan Kyushu University, Faculty of Law Toshiyuki Kono
2018 Durham, UK Durham University, Faculty of Law Orkun Akseli
2021 Virtual Meeting Bar Ilan University Arie Reich

At the Biennial Meeting held at the Castle Hofen in Austria, it was decided that English would be the language used at conferences. In this regard, the Academy is grateful to those whose primary language is not English for agreeing to this method.