Program

Day 1. October 5

 7:00 – 12:00, Registration

 9:00 – 9:40, Opening Session

Lecturers

  • President of the International Association of Procedural Law. 9:00 – 9:10.
  • President of the Externado University of Colombia. 9:10 – 9:20.
  • President of the Colombian Institute of Procedural Law. 9:20 -9:30.
  • Director of the Department of Procedural Law of Externado University of Colombia. 9:30 – 9:40.

 9:40 – 11:10, Opening Lecture

Subject: Reconciliation and Procedural Law

Lecturers

11:10 – 11:40, Break

Day 1: RECONCILIATION, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND LEGAL PROCESS

  •  Subject A. Function and structure of Procedural Law in the framework of the relationship between the guarantee of truth and the guarantee of reconciliation. 11:40 – 12:40.

Foreign Lecturer: Michele Taruffo. 11:40 – 12:10.

Colombian Commentator: Maximiliano Aramburo. 12:10 – 12:40.

 12:40 – 14:30, Lunch

  •  Subject B. Reconciliation and judicial ruling. The dialogue between International Courts of Justice and Local Judges (Constitutional and Superior). 14:30 – 15:30

Colombian Lecturer: Juan Pablo Hinestrosa. 14:30 – 15:00

Colombian Commentator: Paola Andrea Acosta. 15:00 – 15:30

  • Subject C. Law procedure and pluralism. How to settle Non-State conflicts whilst guaranteeing due process of law. Disadvantaged groups of people and an approach to litigation stemming from land dispossession and forced displacement. 15:30 – 16:30

Foreign Lecturer: Alan Uzelac. 15:30 – 16:00.

Colombian Commentator: Alfredo Beltrán Sierra. 16:00 – 16:30.

Day 2: THE CHALLENGES TO PROCEDURAL LAW. October 6.

  •  Subject D. Burden of proof and presumption in land restitution and forced displacement processes. 9:00 – 10:00.

Foreign Lecturer: Jordi Nieva Fenoll. 9:00 – 9:30.

Colombian Commentator: Jairo Parra Quijano. 9:30 – 10:00.

  • Subject E. Execution of Court decisions in exception situations. Instruments for monitoring ruling implementation. 10:00 -11:00.

Foreign Lecturer: Sergio García Ramírez. 10:00 – 10:30.

Colombian Commentator: Ulises Canosa Suárez. 10:30 – 11:00.

 11:00 – 11:30, Break

  • Subject F. Innominate provisional remedies and reparation garantee. 11:30 – 12:00.

Foreign Lecturer: Luiz Guilherme Marinoni. 11:30 – 12:00.

Colombian Commentator: Ramiro Bejarano Guzmán. 12:00 – 12:30.

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Presentation of papers selected by the Call for Papers jury and subsequent discussion carried out by either a panel of Professors from the Procedural Law Department of the Externado University of Colombia or a Colombian Institute of Procedural Law member. 12:30 – 13:30.

Day 3: RECONCILIATION AND CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS. October 7.

  •  Subject G. Law and Criminal Procedure in Transitional Justice. 9:00 – 10:00.

Foreign Lecturer: Jean-Marc Sorel. 9:00 – 9:30.

Colombian Commentator: Jaime Bernal Cuéllar. 9:30 – 10:00.

  • Subject H. Victims and their legitimacy to act in Court. 10:00 – 11:00.

Foreign Lecturer: Ángela Ester Ledesma. 10:00 – 10:30.

Colombian Commentator: Julio Andrés Sampedro. 10:30 – 11:00.

 11:00 – 11:30, Break

  • Subject I. Context as an evidential value. 11:30 – 12:30

Colombian Lecturer: Ángela María Buitrago Ruíz. 11:30 – 12:00

Foreing Commentator: José Ovalle Favela. 12:00 – 12:30.

12:30 – 13:00, CLOSING SESSION

      Lecturers:

  • President of the International Association of Procedural Law. 12:30 – 12:40.
  • President of the Colombian Institute of Procedural Law. 12:40 – 12:50.
  • Director of the Department of Procedural Law of Externado University of Colombia. 12:50 – 13:00.