July 17-23, 2016 — University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II)
The Fifteenth International Congress of Medieval Canon Law will be held on 17-23 July, 2016, at the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), 12, place du Panthéon, 75005, Paris, France The Congress is held under the auspices of the Stephan Kuttner Institute of Medieval Canon Law and the Iuris Canonici Medii Aevi Consociatio (ICMAC).
The conference is hosted by the Institut d’histoire du droit at the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) in association with the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, with the support of the Centre Droit et Sociétés Religieuses of the University Paris-Sud, the École nationale des chartes, the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales and the Centre Michel de L’Hospital of the University of Auvergne.
Heir of the former faculty of law of the University of Paris, the University Panthéon-Assas is the biggest French institution for the studies of Law. History of Canon Law has been taught at the University Panthéon-Assas since 1921, when a chair was created for Paul Fournier (1853-1935). History of Canon Law has also been taught at the École nationale des chartes since 1847 and at the University Paris-Sud in cooperation with the Institut catholique de Paris since 1980.