Penn Law European SocietyPLES 2014

Penn Law
PLES 2013


 Friday, 27th June: 

  • 7:00 - 10:30 PM: Arrival reception with whisky cocktails and canapes.  Meet and greet your fellow alums, and mingle with old and new friends… 


Saturday, 28th June:

  • Morning: Walking tour (including a visit to
    Edinburgh Castle)
  • Lunch: Central Edinburgh restaurant
  • From 3 PM: Depart Edinburgh by coach to visit a Scotch whisky distillery, followed by a traditional Scottish grand dinner in a castle
    in the East Lothian countryside


Sunday, 29th June:

  • Late morning:
    • Option 1: Academic programme
      • Panel discussion on the topic: “Constitutionalism, Legitimacy and Rights - Common European visions versus national values and experience”
      • Panelists will include serving and recent members of the judiciary
    • Option 2: Cultural visit
      • Visit to the National Gallery of Scotland
  • Noon: Buffet lunch - Central Edinburgh restaurant

Optional add-on activity:

  • Afternoon: (For those who can stay
    long enough - not included in conference price)

    Boat trip to visit Inchcolm Island
    and its ruined abbey




Please contact Alan Bates ( with any questions regarding this year’s PLES event.


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