Call For Papers | 2nd National Seminar on Emerging Trends in International Law by IILM and NLIU Bhopal: Submit by Nov 15


About the Organisation

IILM was established in 1993, under the aegis of the Ram Krishan & Sons Charitable Trust. With more than three decades of experience in training future entrepreneurs and managers, it has emerged as one of the distinguished Universities in the Delhi NCR area. 

The University has been set up under The Haryana Private Universities (Amendment) Act, 2018 (Haryana Act No. 10 of 2018).

IILM Law School is a research-oriented institution providing global legal education. The school has recognition from the Bar Council of India and the University Grants Commission. Located in the heart of Gurugram, it was established in the year 2019 and is presently under the leadership of our Hon’ble Chancellor Dr SY Qureshi (Former Chief Election Commissioner of India), Hon’ble Pro-Chancellor Prof. (Dr) Ranbir Singh (Founder and Former Vice Chancellor NALSAR Hyderabad and National Law University Delhi) and Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof. (Dr) Sujata Shahi.

About the Seminar

Selected Papers shall be published in a reputed peer-reviewed journal of NLIU Bhopal and/or in the form of a Book with an ISBN number. The Organizing Committee reserves the discretion of the selection of the paper.

About Call for Papers

IILM University, Gurugram in collaboration with NLIU, Bhopal is organizing the 2nd National Seminar on Emerging Trends in International Law in offline mode. The National Seminar aims to examine and analyze the emerging issues in the international arena of today’s times.

The seminar will be attended by stakeholders from the national level, civil societies, practitioners, researchers, academicians, and policymakers to deliberate and discuss innovative ideas on the synergies and synthesis of the concept of international law as a tool to achieve the ends of justice.


Students, Research Scholars/Faculties/Academicians, Corporate Delegates, Legal Practitioners and Policymakers.


The Organizing Committee welcomes original papers, relating to, but not limited to the following themes:

  • Public International Law
  • Human Rights in Contemporary Times.
  • Economic Development & International Legal System
  • International Law & Corporate Governance
  • International Arbitration Law
  • International Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
  • Cyber Security and Cyber Warfare
  • International Law & Grounds of Development of AI
  • Health and International Law
  • Climate Change and Environmental Law
  • International Law of the Sea
  • Air and Space Law
  • War Crimes and International Humanitarian Law
  • International Criminal Law
  • Migration and Refugee Law
  • UN & Sustainable Development Goals

Note: Research papers with an Interdisciplinary approach are also welcomed.

The list of themes is not exhaustive. Contributions related to the broader theme are also accepted.

Formatting Guidelines

The title of the paper should be followed by Name, Designation, Name of the Organization / University / Institution and Email address. It is mandatory to mention your Email address, as all future correspondence will be through it;

Name and details of Co-author, if any;

Research Paper:

  • The title of the research article should be in full capitals, bold, and center (14-point font).
  • The main body should be in Times New Roman (12-point font and double-spaced) with 1.5 line spacing.
  • Sub-titles should be in sentence case, bold (12-point font).
  • Tables, illustrations, charts, figures, and other objects should be serially numbered with the title at the top and duly acknowledged. Data sources must be listed beneath each table.
  • Author’s names should be in small capitals and center (12-point font).
  • Footnotes should be in Times New Roman (10-point font) with single-line spacing.

Citation Format: Please use footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should be according to the Bluebook 21st edition;

Submission Guidelines

  • Submission of the Abstract: A cover letter with the name(s) of the author(s) and address, designation, institution/affiliation, the title of the manuscript and contact information (email, phone, etc.) are compulsory to submit. All submissions must contain an abstract of not more than 500 words with 5 Keywords (minimum);
  • Originality of Manuscripts: All the contributions should be the original work of the contributors and should not have been submitted for consideration in any other Publication. Any plagiarized work will be out-rightly rejected;
  • Copyright: The contributions presented to and accepted for publication and the copyrights therein shall be the Intellectual Property of the Organising Team;
  • Name and details of Co-Author (s), if any;
  • The paper should be typed in MS WORD format (preferably 2010 or Microsoft 365);
  • The paper must be in single column layout with margins justified on both sides;
  • The length of the paper should not be less than 4,000 words (including footnotes) and should not exceed more than 10,000 (Including Footnotes).

Important Dates

Submission of Abstract15 November 2023
Confirmation of Acceptance of Abstract17 November 2023
Registration and Payment of Fees20 November 2023
Submission of Full Paper25 November 2023
Date of the event1&2 December 2023

Submission Categories Fee

CategoriesFees (in Rs.)
Industry Professionals3000/-
Faculty/Research Scholar/Other2000/-
Students Presenters1000/-
Attendees/Participants (audience only)750/-

The Conference Registration Fee Includes
Lunch and High tea on both days
Participant’s kit
Networking dinner

Registration Procedure

Click Here To Register.

Details of Bank Account

  • Name of Beneficiary: IILM University
  • Name of Bank: Kotak Mahindra Bank
  • Account Type: Current
  • A/c No.: 8612138135
  • IFSC No.: KKBK0004265

Submission Procedure

  • The abstract (about 500 words) should be sent as an attachment in a Word file. Abstracts will be peer-reviewed before they are accepted.
  • The following information, in the given format, should be sent along with the Abstract- Name of the Participant, Official Designation/Institution Details, Address and Email id, Title of Abstract.

Submit your abstract to

Contact Information

  • Email:
  • Faculty Convenors: Dr. Komal, Professor IILM Law School
  • Dr. Ayushi Aggarwal, Asst. Professor, IILM Law School
  • Email: