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Annual Conference 2024

Prague, Friday 20 and Saturday 21 September 2024

10.25 CPD hours

Conference venue

Hilton Prague Old Town
V Celnici 2079/7
Prague, 110 00
Czech Republic

Please book your room via this link.

With the kind support of

Thursday 19 September 2024

Arrival Day

19:00 – 22:00

Villa Richter
Staré zámecké schody 6/251
Pražský hrad
Prague 1

Drinks Reception incl. walking dinner

Kindly sponsored by 

Friday 20 September 2024

Day 1

09:00 – 09:30

Registration

09:30 – 10:00

Opening & Welcome 

Maisner_web

Deputy for International Relations Czech Bar Association

Ana Romero 2024

PEOPIL President

Chair Morning Session

David Kubon

KLB Legal, Czech Republic

D Kubon

10.00 – 11.00

Panel discussion: Rebuilding trust in Personal Injury Law

Chair:

Panellists:

11:00 – 11:30

Airlines assessing the risks of operating in areas affected by armed conflicts:
Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752

 

Speaker:

11:30 – 12:00

Coffee break kindly sponsored by Doyle Dennis Trial Lawyers

12:00 – 13:00

Panel discussion: Expert reports and their place in civil procedures

Chaired by Patrick Vincent KC – 12 King’s Bench Walk, England

Panellists:

13:00 – 14:30

Lunch kindly sponsored by Nelson & Fraenkel LLP

Dr. Stefano Dangel

Dolce Lauda, Germany

Chair Afternoon Session

Stefano Dangel

14:30 – 15:30

An international approach to discount rates

Speakers:

15:30 – 16:00

Annual General Meeting

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee break kindly sponsored by Outer Temple Chambers

Outer Temple

16:30 – 17:30

Panel discussion: Civil Procedure in PI cases from a multi-jurisdictional perspective

Panellists:

17:30 – 17:45

New Lawyers Group update

19:30 – 01.00

Convent of St. Agnes of Bohemia
U Milosrdných 17
Prague 1

Drinks Reception and Dinner-Dance (dress code casual chic)

Kindly sponsored by tbc

Kreindler logo
logo Doyle Dennis

Saturday 21 September 2024

Day 2

Klara Dvorakova

Holubova advokati, Czech Republic

Chair

Klara Dvorakova

10:00 – 11:30 with coffee break

Technology in the law, AI and other challenges, an interactive session

Moderators:

  • Ondrej Dvorák – AgiLawyer, Czech Republic
  • Miroslav Hyrman – AgiLawyer, Czech Republic
  • Adam Morawski – Morawski & Partners International Lawyers, Poland

11:30 – 12:00

Presentation on tbc

 

Speaker:

  • Filip Melzer, LL.M, PhD – Associate professor, Department of Civil Law Palacheho University Olomouc, Czech Republic

12:00 – 12:30

PEOPIL Mentoring scheme

Speakers:

  • Julian Chamberlayne – Stewarts, England
  • Cheryl Palmer-Hughes – Irwin Mitchell, England
  • Liam Moloney – Moloney & Co. Solicitors, Ireland
  • Rona Hayworth – Digby Brown, Scotland

12:30 – 12:40

Closing remarks by Ana Romero

 

12:40 – 15.30

Quick lunch, followed by a river cruise

If you look for a nice hotel at approx. 20 minutes walk from the conference venue, please consider the Penta Hotel.
They offer a special rate and rooms can be booked via this link.