20th International Wildlife Law Conference


Date and Time:

Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 8:53am to Thursday, April 2, 2020, 11:54pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 11:53pm


The conference will be hosted by the Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy at Stetson University College of Law and will be co-sponsored by the Environmental Law Center at the University of Cologne, the Institute of Environment Education and Research at Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Tilburg University, and the University of Barcelona Faculty of Law. IWLC-20 will bring together a variety of professionals involved in wildlife conservation, including lawyers, policymakers, and scientists. Student attendance and participation are strongly encouraged.

IWLC-20 will include papers on a range of legal and policy frameworks related to wildlife protection and conservation, such as:

  • Invasive species: challenges and solutions
  • Legal and ethical issues related to trophy hunting
  • Conservation of marine biodiversity
  • Impacts of climate change on wildlife treaties

IWLC-20 will be held in conjunction with the International Finals of the 24th Annual Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition.

An application to The Florida Bar for 9.0 CLE credits is pending. Stetson University College of Law does not apply for CLE in other states but will work with you individually to assist in self-reporting.