Upcoming conferences

The next ECBA Spring Conference is planned for the 5 and 6 May 2023 in Warsaw, Poland, and benefits of the support of the Warsaw Bar Association. Click here for the full Programme.

The event will open with keynote speakers Piotr Hofmánski, President of the International Criminal Court and Judge Marek Safjan, from the Court of Justice of the European Union.

The main subjects of the Conference are the rule of law and independence of the legal profession, human rights, and war crimes and crimes against humanity in the context of the war in Ukraine.

Delegates will be able to enjoy a great reception at the Offices of the Warsaw Bar Association of Advocates on Friday evening and the Conference will be held at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Faculty of Artistic Research and Curatorial Studies. Dock 19 by Mateusz Gessler restaurant will treat everyone with a delicious lunch, while the optional dinner Saturday will be at the amazing Villa Foksal, sporting a garden and an orangerie.

There are three hotels offering a block of rooms to the ECBA Spring Conference delegates:

Sheraton Grand Warsaw (next to the Friday reception location)
Book your group rate for ECBA Conference 2023 at the Sheraton

Start Date for discount rate: Wednesday, May 3, 2023

End Date for discount rate: Monday May 8, 2023

Rates are available for booking until 5 April 2023, according to availability, possibility of extension closer to the date.
The individual guest has the right to cancel the room reservation free of charge until the CUT OFF date which is 5th April.
After this date the Hotel has the right to charge for any cancellation, non –shows, changes (shortening the stay) the credit card of the guest who registered individually or the Company which guarantee the stay.

Sofitel Warsaw Victoria (a little closer to the Conference than the Sheraton, it has a pool). 
Book your group rate for ECBA Spring Conference 2023 at the Sofitel

We recommend to open the link in the Google Chrome.

The link is valid for reservations on 04-07.05.2023. If the other dates are needed, then guests should contact the Reservation Department directly: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The reservation will be possible until 21.04.2023.  This special offer is subject to hotel availability.

The reservation may be cancelled without cancellation fee until 28.04.2023. The amount due is not refundable if the booking is cancelled or modified after this date.

Full amount of stay is payable in advance by credit card at booking time.

Motel One Warsaw-Chopin 

Rates are available for booking until 21 April 2023, according to availability
Reservations should be made by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  referring to the code.
Booking code: ECBA Spring 2023

For those who wish to know more about Warsaw's history and architecture there is an optional walking tour Sunday morning.

More details will be published closer to the date, we expect to open the registrations around 27 March.

The next annual EFCL annual conference will take place on 16 June 2023 in Frankfurt, Germany, at the Marriott, the tallest hotel in Germany, with breathtaking views of the city.

Details will be published closer to the date.

Looking forward to seeing you there!