Upcoming conferences

We are looking forward to welcome you at the ECBA Autumn Conference 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria, on 6 and 7 October, with of the support of the Supreme Bar Council of Bulgaria.

Click here to register.

The Conference will also host the ECBA Scott Crosby Human Rights Award 2023 ceremony, honouring Prof Dr Françoise Tulkens, former Judge and Vice-President of the European Court of Human Rights, and Nancy Hollander JD, ECBA member and eminent USA defence lawyer.

The main subjects of the Conference are the following (click here for the draft Programme):

  • sanctions: implementation, enforcement, challenges;
  • procedural safeguards;
  • anti-corruption legislation in Europe and fundamental rights

Delegates will be able to enjoy a great reception in the beautiful Concert Hall of the Central Military Club on Friday evening.

The Conference will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel Sofia, while the optional dinner Saturday will be at the Moma restaurant, where tradition meets modern design.

The Intercontinental hotel is offering a block of rooms to the ECBA Spring Conference delegates:

Book your group rate for ECBA Conference 2023

Start Date for discount rate: Thursday 5 October

End Date for discount rate: Sunday 8 October

Rates are available for booking until Friday 22 September, according to availability, possibility of extension closer to the date.

The first night is not refundable if you cancel less than 30 days before check in (6 September at 4pm for 6 October check in for instance).

If you are looking for alternative accommodation, we were recommended also these hotels, but the ECBA does not have any arrangements with them:

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

The next annual EFCL conference will take place on 14 June 2024 in Milan, Italy.

More details will be published closer to the date.