III Conference of the Presidents of the Courts of Appeal of Europe
“Financing and managing courts”
Pamplona, 16th, 17th and 18th of October 2013
16th of October
4 pm: Collection from Hotel Iruña Park.
4.15 pm: Arrival at the Courts of Law: identification and presentation of documentation.
4.45 pm: Welcome from the President of the Higher Court of Justice of Navarra.
5 pm: Speech by Members of the General Council of the Judiciary: description of Spain’s judicial reality.
5.30 pm: Coffee break.
6 pm: Official inauguration of the III Conference in the Assembly Hall at the Courts of Law (Pamplona), with speeches by the following public figures:
· Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón, Spanish Minister of Justice.
· Gonzalo Moliner Tamborero, President of the General Council of the Judiciary and the Supreme Court.
· Yolanda Barcina Angulo, President of the Government of Navarra.
· Juan Manuel Fernández Martínez, President of the Higher Court of Justice of Navarra.
7.30 pm: Reception hosted by the Mayor of Pamplona in City Hall.
9 pm: Welcome dinner.
17th of October
9 am: Coach leaves the hotel for the Faculty of Law, University of Navarra.
9.30 am: Welcome from the Rector.
9.45 am: Opening address “An overview of the governance of the Justice system in Europe”.
President of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice, CEPEJ.
11.30 am: Coffee break.
12 noon: Second address, “The influence of Justice on the Economy”.
Joaquín Silguero Stagnan.
Secretary General of the Administration of Justice, Spanish Ministry of Justice.
1.30 pm: Colloquium, contributions from those taking part and presentation of papers, etc.
2 pm: Lunch in the Faculty of Law.
3.30 pm: Third address, “Judicial independence and efficient Justice”.
Gerhard Reissner .
Chairman of the Consultative Council of European Judges (CCJE).
Colloquium. Contributions from those taking part.
5.30 pm: Coach leaves the Faculty of Law for the hotel.
7.30 pm: Coach leaves the hotel for the Palace of Navarra (Seat of Government).
8 pm: Official reception in the Palace of Navarra.
8.30 pm: Dinner of Honour hosted by the Department of the Presidency, Justice and the Interior, Government of Navarra.
18th of October
9 am: Coach leaves hotel for the Public University of Navarra’s Nursing Conference Hall.
Welcome from the Rector.
9.30 am: Address. Enrique López y López.
“Indicators and excellence of judicial activity”.
Judge of the National Court and former spokesperson of the General Council of the Judiciary.
Director of the Justice Activity Observatory.
11 am: Work session. Approval of the conclusions and naming of the venue for the next Conference and the members of the Organising Committee.
12 noon: Official close of the Conference.
President of the Higher Court of Justice of Navarra
Representative of the IV Conference Organising Committee
Representative of the General Council of the Judiciary.
1 pm: Farewell aperitivo hosted by the General Council of the Judiciary of the Kingdom of Spain.