Annual conference

The next conference is being led by Professor Arno Lodder at the Amsterdam Law and Technology Institute, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam on 13-14 April 2023. Details will be released in due course

Past Conferences

University of Exeter, held online and in person (hybrid) during April 2022. Recordings of some sessions will be posted in due course – Professor Paul Maharg keynote presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLjU4gUIMoM ; Professor Abbe Brown, dinner presentation: https://youtu.be/3ZUTHd4X-lU; Final plenary session of the conference: https://youtu.be/1BRsI0XiRbE. The programme of events can be found at https://www.bileta.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Booklet-11-April-2022.docx Delegates can access the abstracts via oxford abstracts.

University of Newcastle, held online, 2021. A repository of papers is in the process of being made available. Previous participants can still access abstracts via oxford abstracts.

Online (COVID19), 2020. Details can be found at https://www.bileta2020.online/ and the programme at https://www.bileta.org.uk/news/bileta-2020-online-conference/

Queen’s University Belfast held the 2019 BILETA conference. Details can be found at https://biletabelfast.net/

The University of Aberdeen, School of Law hosted the annual BILETA conference on Tuesday 10th to Wednesday 11th April 2018. Full details at: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/law/events/bileta-conference-611.php

The University of Minho, Braga, Portugal hosted the 2017 conference from the 20th-21st of April. Email Anabela Gonçalves with any queries: asgoncalves@direito.uminho.pt

The University of Hertfordshire hosted the 2016 conference on the 10-12 April 2016. Email Edina Harbinja for any queries: e.harbinja2@herts.ac.uk Please see the conference website for more details

The University of the West of England hosted the 2015 conference on the 14-16 April 2015 Email Martina Gillen for any queries: Martina.Gillen@uwe.ac.uk

The University of East Anglia Law School hosted the 2014 conference in April 2014. Email Karen Mc Cullagh for details: k.mccullagh@uea.ac.uk

The Liverpool Law School hosted the 2013 conference on 10-12 April 2013. Email Joseph Savirimuthu for any queries: Joseph.Savirimuthu@liverpool.ac.uk

The Northumbria University Law School hosted the 2012 conference on 29-30 March 2012. Email Paul Maharg for any queries: Paul.Maharg@Northumbria.ac.uk

The Manchester Metropolitan University Law School hosted the 2011 conference on 11-12 April 2011. Email Catherine Easton for any queries: c.easton@mmu.ac.uk

The Vienna Centre for Legal Informatics hosted the 2010 conference on 29-30 March 2010. Email Erich Schweighofer for any queries: Erich.Schweighofer@univie.ac.at 

The University of Winchester Law School hosted the 2009 conference on 21-23 April 2009. Email Helen James for any queries: Helen.James@winchester.ac.uk

Glasgow Caledonian University Law School hosted the 2008 conference on 27-28 March 2008. Email Michael Bromby for any queries: m.bromby@gcal.ac.uk.

The University of Hertfordshire hosted the 2007 conference in March 2007. Contact Keven Rogers.

The University of Malta hosted the 2006 conference, on 6-7 April 2006. Contact the Law and Information Technology Unit, University of Malta. See http://events.um.edu.mt/bileta2006

Queens University Belfast hosted the 2005 conference 6-7 April 2005. Contact Philip Leith. See papers at https://web.archive.org/web/20051122211052/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx

The University of Durham Law School hosted the 2004 conference on 25-26 March 2004, contact Dr Ronan Deazley. See https://web.archive.org/web/20040404075140/http://www.dur.ac.uk/law/bileta2004/

Queen Mary University London hosted the 2003 conference on the 14th and 15th April, organiser is Dr Gavin Sutter. See https://web.archive.org/web/20030401133528/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/2003/index.html

The Free University of Amsterdam hosted the 2002 conference on the 5th and 6th April, by Anja Oskamp, Arno Lodder, Peter Piepers, and Philip Leith. See https://web.archive.org/web/20020406023623/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/bileta2002.html

The University of Edinburgh hosted the 2001 conference on the 9th and 10th April, organised by Neil MacCormick. See https://web.archive.org/web/20010410031313/http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/script/BILETA2001.htm

The University of Edinburgh hosted the 2000 conference on 8th-9th April, organised by Lilian Edwards. See https://web.archive.org/web/20000421132157/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/

Ripon and York St John University held the 1999 conference. Papers can be found here: https://web.archive.org/web/20051122211052/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx

Trinity College Dublin held the 1998 conference. See https://web.archive.org/web/19990417050059/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/

The University of Durham held the 1997 conference on the 24th and 25th March – see https://web.archive.org/web/19990417050059/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/

The University of Warwick held the 1996 conference on the 25th and 26th March – see https://web.archive.org/web/19990417050059/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/

The University of Strathclyde held the 1995 conference on March 30th and 31st – see https://web.archive.org/web/19990417050059/http://www.bileta.ac.uk/

The University of Warwick held the 1994 conference on the 11th and 12th April -see papers here http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx

Liverpool John Moores University held the 1993 conference on April 1st and 2nd – -see papers here http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx

Linklaters & Paines, Needham and James sponsored the 1992 conference ‘Information Technology and Legal Education: Towards 2000’ held April 9th and 10th – -see papers here http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx

1991 and 1990 conference papers can be found here: http://www.bileta.ac.uk/pages/Conference%20Papers.aspx