KNVIR Annual Meeting 2023 Announcement

“Energy Security in International Economic Law:
Balancing Legal Ambitions and Geopolitical Realities”

Annual General Meeting of the
Royal Netherlands Society of International Law
Friday 3 November 2023 at 2.30 p.m.

Campus Den Haag, Leiden University, Turfmarkt 99, 2511 DP Den Haag

This year the Society dedicates its Annual General Meeting to international energy law. Questions concerning worldwide energy security, available dispute resolution mechanisms and the impact of, inter alia, the war in Ukraine on energy policies, in the EU and beyond, will be addressed.


Mr Dr Anna-Alexandra Marhold, Assistant Professor, Grotius Centre, Leiden University

She will present her paper on Energy Security in International Economic Law:
Balancing Legal Ambitions and Geopolitical Realities

Dr Louise van Schaik, Head of Unit EU & Global Affairs/Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Institute

She will provide a first reflection on the paper

The presentations and discussion will be held in English.

The Annual General Meeting of the KNVIR starts at 2:30 pm with an administrative session reserved for its members. At 15:00 hrs., the presentations and discussion on international energy law will begin, which are open to members and non-members. The event will be followed by drinks.

REGISTRATION: If you wish to attend the event, please register by sending a message to gro.r1716896606ivnk@1716896606tcatn1716896606oc1716896606 by Monday 30 October 2023 COB.

Members will receive a digital pre-copy of the paper by email prior to the meeting, and a printed version by post after the meeting. Non-members of the Society can request a copy of the paper when registering for the event via gro.r1716896606ivnk@1716896606tcatn1716896606oc1716896606 (see above).

We hope to welcome you on 3 November!