The programme of the Meeting


 Rome, 26th-28th May 2011

“The Dialogue between General Prosecutors in Europe: Justice Bodies, Promoters of Human Rights”

 

Opening Session: 26th May 2011, 4.30-5.30 p.m. -Supreme Court, Aula Magna

Opening of the Session in the presence of the President of the Italian Republic Giorgio Napolitano

Keynote address
Vitaliano Esposito, General Prosecutor at the Italian Supreme Court, President of the Network

Welcome address
Ernesto Lupo, President of the Italian Supreme Court

Speakers
Angelino Alfano, Minister of Justice, Italy
Michele Vietti, Vice-president of the High Council for the Judiciary, Italy
Antonio Tizzano, Chamber President at the Court of Justice of the European Union
Maud de Boer Buquicchio, Deputy Secretary-General of the Council of Europe

 

Session I: 26th May 2011, 5.45-7.15 p.m. - Supreme Court, Aula Magna

The Functions of the General Prosecution Offices at the Supreme Judicial Courts. Tradition and Future”

Chaired by
Vitaliano Esposito, General Prosecutor at the Italian Supreme Court, President of the Network

Speakers
Françoise Tulkens, Vice-president at the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg
Jean-Louis Nadal, General Prosecutor, France
Giovanni Verde, Professor Emeritus of Civil Procedure, LUISS University, Rome

Discussion

 

Session II: 27th May 2011, 9.00-12.00 a.m. - High Council for the Judiciary, Conference Hall

“The Institutional Position of the General Prosecutor and the Safeguards of his/her Functions”

Chaired by
Michele Vietti, Vice-president of the High Council for the Judiciary, Italy

Speakers
Franco Coppi, Professor of Criminal Law, La Sapienza University, Rome
Peter Polt, General Prosecutor, Hungary
Keir Starmer, Director of Public Prosecution, Crown Prosecution Service, England and Wales
Paolo Mengozzi, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union
João Manuel Da Silva Miguel, President of the CCPE, Portuguese member of Eurojust

Discussion

 

Session III: 27th May 2011, 4.00-6.00 p.m. - Campidoglio, Protomoteca Hall

“From Strasbourg to Brussels. Recommendation Rec(2000)19 - Article 86 of the Treaty”

Chaired by
Vitaliano Esposito, General Prosecutor at the Italian Supreme Court, President of the Network

Welcome address
Gianni Alemanno, Mayor of Rome

Round table
M. Cherif Bassiouni, President of the International Institute of Criminal Sciences (I.S.I.S.C.), Syracuse, Italy
Candido Conde Pumpido, General Prosecutor, Spain
Thomas Hammarberg, Commissioner for Human Rights, Council of Europe
Françoise Le Bail, Director General of the DG Justice, European Commission
Hans G. Nilsson, Head of Unit - General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union
Giuseppe Tesauro, Judge of the Constitutional Court, Italy

 

Session IV: 28th May 2011, 9.00-12.00 a.m. - Supreme Court, Aula Magna

Meeting of the Network Members. Session for the election of a new President

Chaired by
Vitaliano Esposito, General Prosecutor at the Italian Supreme Court, President of the Network

Contributions on the role of General Prosecutors and the future of the Network
Discussion
Election of the new President of the Network


aggiornamento: 23 maggio 2011