Badia Fiesolana

Dear Prospective Students for the AI and Law Summer School,

We are overjoyed to announce that the 2023 Summer School will take place in person at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. The course will take place over five days: from Monday, 10 July to Friday, 14 July.

The Summer School on AI and Law is held on a yearly basis. It is jointly hosted by the European University Institute (Florence, Italy) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law (U.S.A.). It is also sponsored by Cirsfid-University of Bologna (Italy), the University of Groningen (the Netherlands), The University of Konstanz, the University of Swansea, the European Academy of Legal Theory, the University of Utrecht (the Netherlands), and the ERC project CompuLaw. The summer school will take place at European University Institute, Badia Fiesolana.

Some of our students may also be interested in the Summer School on Law and Logic, which is also planned to take place in Florence from Monday, 3 July to Saturday, 8 July, and is sponsored by the European University Institute and the Harvard Law School.

Students interested in the regulatory questions surrounding artificial intelligence might also want to join the Algorithmic State Summer School, sponsored by the European University Institute and the University of Florence, which will take place in Florence from Wednesday, 28 June to Friday, 30 June.

Meanwhile, we hope that you and those close to you stay well.

Very warmly,
Kevin Ashley, Henry Prakken, and Giovanni Sartor on behalf of other professors in the AI and Law Summer School.

Main topics:

  • Introduction to AI & law, knowledge representation, and rule-based systems
  • Modeling legal argument, case-based reasoning, evidential reasoning
  • Machine learning and legal analytics