Summer School

The Innovation and Technology Law Summer School addresses emerging issues in the field of technology law, namely exploring the interface between computer science and law and the significant role that law plays in promoting innovation.

The Summer School provides participants the opportunity to attend one of Europe’s oldest universities, exchange ideas related to law, technology and innovation in an international environment, and experience cultural outings in a small group setting in Padova and nearby Venice (Read: 10 reasons to stay in Padova).

In 2019 it has host 43 participants coming from more than 14 different countries (+100% in one year!).

For more info on the Programme and Speakers of the 2nd edition which took place in June 2020, click the links below.

Participants are awarded with a Certificate of Attendance and 3 ECTS (Students) and 14 Credits Continuing Professional Development (Lawyers).

See you in 2020!!

2019 Programme and Academic Board

2019 Programme

2019 Application Form

Participants said

“The programme was really very well organised. It focused on the main and most intense discussed topics of IT Law”

“I enjoyed meeting various professionals and some students from around the globe and learned inside the class and outside”

“I have enjoyed my stay in Padua and the summer school. It is a nice experience to keep myself updated of legal topics, visit a new place, talk to like mind legal and exchange ideas”
“I’ve very satisfied with the programme. It was everything I expected of it and more and I would very much like to attend again”


2018 Programme and Academic Board