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Conference: International Bar Association 2010, Vancouver, CanadaOctober 2010


International Bar Association announces that the annual conference will take place in Vancouver, Canada, between 3 – 8 October 2010.

The event is one of the most important organized by IBA during the year, which get together legal specialists from the entire world, offering the great opportunity to discuss, find and share the personal experience and knowledge.

As IBA informs, the average regional attendance to annual conference between 2007-2009 was distributed as follow:

  • From Europe 43% (the majority);
  • From North America 16%;
  • From Asia and Australia 15%;
  • From Africa 14%;
  • From South America 12%.

Offering an international environment, last year have been attended around 5000 participants from different organizations, law firm and legal service providers, from 127 different international jurisdictions.

Hendrik Haag, Chair of the Legal Practice Division says: “During our time in Vancouver, you will be able to select from over 150 sessions presented by the LPD sections, committees, and specialist groups that cover a wide selection of substantive topics currently affecting all areas of law.”

“The IBA Annual Conference is a special opportunity each year for international practitioners in every field to bring together their expertise for the benefit of all. There is no better occasion for lawyers to gain useful and interesting substantive knowledge on such a broad scope of topics, while at the same time enjoying the pleasure of seeing old friends and making new ones in this wonderful city.”

If you are interested to attend, full details of how to join can be found on IBA official website.

International Bar Association - Annual Conference 2010

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