Bruges Colloquium: from 12 to 16 October 2020 (14h-15h30 online)

Bruges Colloquium: from 12 to 16 October 2020 (14h-15h30 online)

The ICRC Brussels delegation and the College of Europe have jointly organized the Bruges Colloquium on International Humanitarian Law every year since 2000 as part of their work with the European Union and NATO.

The Bruges Colloquium brings together experts from governments, international organizations and armed forces, along with academics from various universities, to discuss a specific issue related to IHL.

You can find the proceedings of past colloquiums: http://www.coe-icrc.eu/en/previous-editions

The 21st edition of the Bruges Colloquium will be held online between 12 and 16 October 2020.

This year, leading academics, practitioners and international experts will examine new technologies on the battlefield. This will include discussions on Cyber Warfare, Autonomous Weapons, Artificial Intelligence and Outer Space. Next to this, also the implications for humanitarian action will be discussed.

For more information, please contact Ms Houtave at the ICRC Brussels Delegation ehoutave@icrc.org

Please consult the dedicated website: http://www.coe-icrc.eu/en