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Eighth International Conference on the Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations. This Conference is to be held in Montréal, Canada 17-20 June 2008.

March 13th to 16th, 2008. “Routes to Freedom: Reflections on the Bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade.” The Common Law and Civil Law Sections, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa

February 29 - March 2, 2008: Conference on Recognition and Self-Determination. University of Victoria

November 8 - 10, 2007: Canadian Conference on Elder Law (CCEL). Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

October 27, 2007: Labour Law Conference 2007: The Charter and Human Rights at Work: 25 Years Later. The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

The Law Society of Alberta: 100th Anniversay Conference: Canadian Lawyers in the 21st Century. October 26-27, 2007

May 3-4 2007:  “Law without borders” UBC’s 12th Annual Graduate Student Law and Society Conference. Location: St. John’s College, University of British Columbia.

December 1-3, 2006: Demcon Conference on "Stored Communities: Narratives of Contact and Arrival in Constituting Political Community"

September 30, October 1-2, 2005: Demcon Conference on "Supranational Political Community"

March 2005: Conference "Governing Migration in the Age of De-nationalization"

October 1-3, 2004: Demcon Conference on "Consent as the Foundation for Political Community"


We will add announcements to this page when we hear about other conferences of interest to the Demcon constituency.

Watch here for updates on Demcon's 2010-2011 activities

2010 Conference:
Indigenous Law in Coast Salish Traditions

2010 Conference Summary and Discussion Forum

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