2019 - ICC - International Criminal Court Summer School, June 24-28
Registration Information


Please note that accommodation is not covered by registration fee. 

Early Bird Registration

Early bird registration fee: 400 euro. Closing date for early bird registration: 1 April 2019.

NEW!! One-day participation - Monday 24

Registration is available on a one-day basis for Monday 24 only, the introductory day which covers keys issues concerning the International Criminal Court's jurisdiction. The registration fee for this day is 100 euro, which includes lunch. 5 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points available.

Late Registration

Registration fee after 1 April 2018: 450 euro. Closing date for registration: 1 June 2019.

The registration fee includes all conference materials, all lunches and refreshments, a social activity and a closing dinner. The registration fee also includes a complimentary copy of Professor William Schabas' book 'An Introduction to the International Criminal Court'.

NUIG Registration

Registration fee for NUIG Students is 50 euro. This includes the final dinner.

Conditions of Registration

Delegates are expected to insure themselves against theft, loss, accidents and damage or medical expenses that may arise. The organizing committee does not accept responsibility for any of the above.


All payments must be done by Visa or MasterCard credit card.

Cancellation Policy

Provided a written cancellation is received before 1 June 2019, the full payment minus 20% for bank charges and handling will be refunded. No refunds will be given after that date. The cancellation policy applies to all reservations made. No telephone cancellations will be accepted. Submit cancellation in writing to the Conference secretariat.


A limited number of scholarships are available, with preference being given to students from developing countries. The scholarships will cover the Summer School fee, accommodation, breakfast, lunch, social activities, and course materials. Flights and transport to the summer school are not covered by the scholarship.

How to apply

Those interested in applying for the scholarship should send a letter explaining how they would benefit from the scholarship, and a CV by 1 March 2019.

IMPORTANT: Please note that both the motivation letter and the CV must be attached in PDF format. The subject of the email should indicate: Application for 2019 ICC-SS followed by the name of the applicant.

Applications that do not comply with these two requirements (e.g. required documents attached in word format, motivation letter written in the body of the email) will not be taken into consideration.

The application must be sent to: iccsummerschool@gmail.com by 1 March 2019.

VISAS for non EU citizens

For non-EU citizens: it is the responsibility of the participant to find out how long it takes to obtain a Visa.
Citizens of certain countries require a visa to enter into the Republic of Ireland. Please refer to the Visa Section of the Irish Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform for further details:

Participants requiring a visa should ensure they allow sufficient time to complete the visa application process prior to the commencement of the International Criminal Court Summer School. It is advisable to being the process as early as possible.

* We will be happy to offer a Letter of Invitation, should you need one for visa processing. Please note that we are unable to send such letters via DHL or other express mail services, due to high cost. A scanned PDF will be emailed to each participant, and a hard copy mailed via Irish Post.

If participants have registered and are denied a visa, the Irish Centre for Human Rights will provide a refund (see refund information above).

Wi-Fi access

Wi-Fi is available on the NUI Galway campus. Delegates will be given access codes to access the Wi-Fi on campus, in their registration pack on the first day of the summer school.


For further information please contact Marta Bitorsoli, PhD candidate at the Irish Centre for Human Rights at iccsummerschool@gmail.com.

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