University of Parma

University Center for Bioethics (UCB)
Center for Studies and European and International Affairs (CSEIA)
Department of Law, Political and International Studies

5th-7th October 2017 - Parma

Selection procedure
Scholars, interested in presenting a paper for the Conference, are asked to submit an abstract (max 2000 characters) by the 30th of June 2017 in either Italian or English. The proposals will be evaluated by the conference scientific coordinators :Prof. Antonio D'Aloia, Prof. Carlo Casonato, and Prof. Roberto Bin. The selection results will be announced by the 15th of July 2017.
Authors of the selected proposals will then be asked to send a full paper by the 15th of September 2017.
Nominated papers will be further assessed for publication in the Biolaw Journal Issue No. 3/2017.
Selection will be carried out by the conference scientific coordinators, mentioned previously through an anonymous peer review.
A total of eight (8) contributions will be accepted. Each presentation should last for 15 minutes. A debate will follow each presentation and all speakers will be invited to comment and exchange observations.

Together with the abstracts, the following details are requisted: 1) name and surname; 2) academic title; 3) membership body; 4) mailing address; 5) selected work session.
Please submit all abstracts in PDF format to either of the following addresses:,

Summary Deadlines
Sending abstract - 30th June 2017
Communication of selection results - 15th July 2017
Sending paper - 15th September 2017

Conference’s language
Italian and English

Expenses and Accommodation
Accommodation of selected presenters will be reimbursed.
Travel expenses in principle will not be reimbursed.
For more clarification, please feel free to write to one of the following addresses:,

Scientific Commitee:
Prof. Antonio D’Aloia, Università di Parma, Direttore del Centro Universitario di Bioetica
Prof. Carlo Casonato, Università degli Studi di Trento, Direttore della Rivista Biolaw Journal
Prof. Roberto Bin, Università degli Studi di Ferrara

L'Associazione Italiana dei Costituzionalisti è iscritta al Registro degli Operatori della Comunicazione a far data dal 09.10.2013 con n. 23897.