Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law


The most important activities organized by NACIIL are its annual congress, workshops and seminars and student initiatives. Below you will find the upcoming activities of NACILL. Please click on the activity for more information. Due to logistics, a mandatory registration applies for all our activities. Registration is possible by clicking on the link in the invitation e-mail that members will have received or by contacting the secretariat.

IEAF-NACIIL Joint Conference 14-15 April 2014

The Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law (NACIIL) and the Academic Forum of INSOL Europe are organising a joint conference on Monday/Tuesday 14-15 April 2014, in Leiden. Theme: Teaching and Research in Comparative and International Insolvency Law. Some twenty speakers will share experiences with training students, judges or practitioners in other legal cultures and in comparing legal systems. During a forum and workshops cross-border judicial cooperation will be discussed, as well as professional guidance for insolvency administrators and contrasting interests when saving banks or companies in financial distress. Non-Dutch speakers will be professors Paulus (Berlin), Lynch Fannon (Cork), Van Dam (London), Vanmeenen (Antwerpen), Omar (Nottingham) and Madaus (Regensburg) and judges Vallender (Cologne), Richards (London) and Verougstreate (Brussels). On Monday 14 April at 16.00 prof. Bob Wessels will hold his valedictory in the Academy Building.

Practical information:

Time: Monday 14 April 2014, 13.00-17.30 and Tuesday 15 April 2014, 09.00-16.00.
Location: Old Observatory Building (‘Sterrewacht’), Sterrenwachtlaan 11, 2311 GW, Leiden. Leiden is only some 20 minutes away by taxi from Schiphol Airport. Language: English
Fee: NACIIL members, INSOL Europe’s Academic Forum members € 150; INSOL Europe members € 225; non-members € 275. The fee includes the Conference Dinner on Monday evening, lunch on Tuesday and drinks.
Free entrance: PhD-researchers interested in the subject may apply for free entrance. The organisers can allow two free entrances for those researchers that can best justify their request. Applicants for free entrance must send their request to the NACIIL secretariat.
Hotel suggestions: Golden Tulip Leiden Centre or Ibis Leiden Centre

Registration: For administrative reasons registration is required. Registration prior to 28 March 2014 is via the NACIIL secretariat at:, or via the activities registration form on the NACIIL website.

See for more information the conferenceflyer.

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