Northeastern University School of Law is pleased to host a wide variety of conferences and major lectures in 2016-2017. We hope you can join us!

2016-2017 Conference and Lectures

September 23, 2016
Pound Civil Justice Institute Symposium 
The Demise of the Grand Bargain: Compensation for Injured Workers in the 21st Century
Co-sponsored by Northeastern University School of Law, the Rutgers Center for Risk and Responsibility and the Pound Civil Justice Institute
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September 26, 2016
Daynard Community Lecture
Fall 2016 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Sukti Dhital '06, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Nazdeek

September 28, 2016
Daynard Roundtable
Fall 2016 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Sukti Dhital '06, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Nazdeek

October 31, 2016
Annual Health law Lecture
Public Health 3.0: Upgrading Public Health in Boston
Monica Valdes Lupi, Executive Director, Boston Public Health Commission

December 8 - 9, 2016
Global Justice Goes Local: The Emergence of Human Rights Cities 
The 11th Annual PHRGE Fall Human Rights Institute 

January 3-7, 2017
Association of American Law Schools (AALS) 2016 Annual Meeting, San Francisco
Why the Decline of Law and Legal Education Matters (And What We Might Do About It?)

January 24, 2017
Transitions in the U.S. Democracy: The Presidential Inauguration, Policies and Protests
An interdisciplinary panel of Northeastern experts considers the broader forces that have shaped and emerged from the events associated with the election and transition.

January 28, 2017
Data Science and Criminal Justice: A View from Inside Indigent Criminal Defense 
With Data Scientist and Attorney David Colarusso

January 30, 2017
Daynard Community Lecture
Spring 2017 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Nancy Hollander, Attorney, Freedman Boyd Hollander Goldberg Urias & Ward

February 1, 2017
Daynard Roundtable
Spring 2017 Daynard Visiting Fellow: Nancy Hollander, Attorney, Freedman Boyd Hollander Goldberg Urias & Ward

March 24, 2017
Northeastern University Law Review Symposium

March 30 - 31, 2017
The Syntax of Justice: Law, Language, Access and Exclusion
Sponsored by the Northeastern University’s School of Law, Humanities Center and Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion in cooperation with the Flaschner Judicial Institute

April 14, 2017
Center for Health Policy and Law Annual Health Law Conference
Between Complacency & Panic: Legal, Ethical & Policy Responses to Emerging Infectious Diseases
Keynote: Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

April 20 - 22, 2017
RACE + IP
An opportunity to participate in rapidly developing conversations around the topics of race and intellectual property. 

April 28, 2017
Solo and Small Firm Symposium
Sponsored by the NUSL Alumni/ae Association and the Office of Development and Alumni/ae Relations. 

May 1, 2017
Connected Futures: Next Generation Questions for a Just World 
This conference will bring together those working and doing research in the intersection of law, business, technology, creative design and advocacy.

May 19, 2017
Women in the Law Conference
Keynote speaker: Maura Healey ’98, Attorney General, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

See the full lists of our 2009-20102010-20112011- 20122012-2013,  2013-20142014 - 2015 and 2015-2016 conferences, and check out the multimedia offerings from these events.