5th ESIL Research Forum: ‘International Law as a Profession’
Amsterdam, 23 – 25 May 2013

The 5th ESIL Research Forum was held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on Thursday 23 – Saturday 25 May 2013, hosted by the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Department of Transnational Legal Studies, VU University Amsterdam (VU).
The theme of the Research Forum was  ‘International Law as a Profession’ and the Forum was an opportunity for the professional community to gain new insights into how to address the new challenges facing international law in the globalized environment of the second decade of the 21st century.