Conference "Comparison of Constitutional Developments: Italy 1947 - Germany 1949 - Spain 1978" on 4th-5th in Berlin


On the occasion of the constitutional anniversaries in Italy (1947), Germany (1949) and Spain (1978), Prof. Dr. Joh.-Christian Pielow (Chair of Economic Law) organizes a conference on "Comparisons in Constitutional Developments in Comparison" in Berlin on April 4th and 5th, 2019 together with colleagues from the University of Erfurt, the University of Osnabrück and the University of Speyer as well as the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

Renowned speakers will both pass in review and take a look at current tendencies in the constitutional law of the three countries as well as the "constitutional reality" in the EU. The conference, which is inter alia sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG), is the eighth encounter of the German-Spanish discussion group on public law founded by Prof. Pielow on the occasion of its 10th anniversary. The former President of the Bundestag Prof. Dr. Norbert Lammert will give the opening speach atopens the conference. The Minister for Federal and European and International Affairs (MBEI) of NRW, Dr. Stephan Holthoff-Pförtner, invites the party to a welcome reception at the federal state respresentation.

The programme of the conference can be found here: