Call for Papers

JURIX 2012

The 25th International Conference on
Legal Knowledge and Information Systems

University of Amsterdam (Netherlands),
17th-19th December 2012

Celebrating 25 years of supporting and enhancing cutting edge research in the interface between law and computer technology, the 2012 JURIX conference will return to its roots in Amsterdam. We invite submission of original papers on the advanced management of legal information and knowledge, covering foundations, methods, tools, systems and applications for the following (non-exhaustive) list of topics:

The deadline for paper submission is September 1st, 2012. Papers should be submitted through the Easychair Conference Management System,

using PDF, or Word format, and should not exceed 10 pages when formatted using the styles and guidelines in the Instructions for Authors. Author instructions and style sheets can be found at the IOS Press site under ìBook Publishingî in the ìAuthorsí Cornerî. Authors are strongly encouraged to use these style sheets, as papers not meeting the publisherís criteria or exceeding the page limit will be excluded from inclusion in the proceedings.

The conference proceedings will be published by IOS Press (Amsterdam, Berlin, Oxford, Tokyo, Washington DC) in their series ìFrontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applicationsî before the Conference.

Proposals for tutorials and workshops are invited and strongly encouraged. All proposals, including a short description of the topic, should be sent to the Program Chair by email. There will also be a possibility to publish selected workshop papers with a range of peer reviewed journals, including SCRIPTed.

Programme Committee

Program Chair

Burkhard Schafer,
SCRIPT Centre for IT and IP Law,
University of Edinburgh, UK.

Local Organisation Chair

Tom van Engers,
Leibniz Center for Law, Faculty of Law,
University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Important Dates:

The Jurix conferences are held under the auspices of the Dutch Foundation for Legal Knowledge Systems (