Plenary Speakers

  • Professor Bruce Brasington (West Texas A&M University, USA)
    • “Power as Privilege: The Maxim Privilegium meretur amittere, qui potestate sibi concessa abutitur (‘He who abuses the power granted to him deserves to lose his privilege’)”
  • Prof. Dr. Gisela Drossbach (University of Augsburg, Germany)
    • Regesta decretalium et Extravagantes: The Use of Papal Decretals Around 1200”
  • Péter Cardinal Erdő (Archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Primate of Hungary)
    • “The Formation and Spread of Parishes: Models for Missionary Work and Pastoral Care in the First Millennium”
  • Professor Mia Korpiola (University of Turku, Finland)
    • “The Influence of the ius commune in Medieval Sweden”
  • Professor Rob Meens (Utrecht University, The Netherlands)
    • “Canon Law in the Early Middle Ages: Problems and Prospects”
  • Professor Kenneth Pennington (The Catholic University of America, USA)
    • “Medieval Canon Law and the ius commune
  • Professor Robert Somerville (Columbia University, USA)
    • “Pope Urban II and Canon Law, Again”