Aarhus – International Arbitration & Competition law


You now have the opportunity to experience Aarhus, also known as Denmark’s happiest/smiley city, when the second Summer ELSA Law School  takes place in Aarhus. This means that you can experience first-hand, why Aarhus was chosen as the European Capital of Culture in 2017 and described as one of the hottest cities to visit by Lonely Planet.

Aarhus is well-known for its architecture, its beautiful landscapes and nature, fantastic museums and overall vibrant and youthful atmosphere. All this is something you will get to explore during this year’s Summer ELSA Law School, and we guarantee that you will get to understand, why the Danes are the happiest people in the world.

This year the highly academic program focuses on International Arbitration & Competition law. During the week, some of the country’s leading professors are invited to present topics within the field of International Arbitration & Competition law. You will get to further develop your legal skills and strengthen your professional competence.

We look forward to meeting you during this fun and highly educational week!

Maximum participation fees
ELSA Member from a non-favoured country - 350€
ELSA Member from a favoured country - 315€
Alumni of ELSA – 425€
Members of a partner organisation – 425€
Non-member - 450€
Maximum extra fees
Gala Ball - 50€
SELS T-shirt 20€
Aarhus, Denmark
DanHostel Aarhus city/Hallo cafe, Aarhus
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Date of arrival
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Academic Partner
Aarhus University
Academic Programme

The purpose of this year’s academic programme is to inspire with, among other things, presentations and workshops, for you to apply in your future professional career. To give you a taste of what the week will consist of, you will in the following get a small teaser of some of the program:

The academic programme will include presentations with Professor and member of CAS Tribunal Arbitral du Sport, Jens Evald who teaches at Aarhus University.

Furthermore, attorny and partner at Kromann Reumert Kim Trenskow will conduct parts of the teaching in regards to the topic of International arbitration.

Attorny and partner at Horten, Poul hvilsted will also discuss some of the topics in international arbitration.

We will also visit the danish law firms during the week.

Apply here