Promoted on 1 and 2 July 2016 with the sponsorship of the National Council of Forensic, the Council of Europe and the European Inter – University Center for Human Rights and Democracy.
Conference "The central role of the lawyer for democracy and protection of fundamental rights – first day", recorded in Venice Friday, July 1, 2016 at 09.55.
The event was organized by the Venetian Criminal Chamber "Antonio Pognici" and the Feliciano Benvenuti Foundation and the Order of Lawyers of Venice and the Union of Italian Criminal Chambers.
Speakers: Federico Cappelletti(head of the European Commission and Fundamental Rights of the Venetian Criminal Chamber), Annamaria Marin (president of the Venetian Penal Chamber Antonio Pognici), Beniamino Migliucci (president of the Union of Italian Criminal Chambers), Paolo Maria Chersevani (president of the Bar Association of Venice), Renato Alberini (president of the Feliciano Benvenuti Foundation), Andrea Pasqualin (member of the National Forensic Council), Monia El Abed (member of the National Order of Tunisian Lawyers), Corinne Dreyfus-Schmidt (president of the Association of Penal Lawyers French), Ezio Menzione (criminal lawyer of the Court of Pisa),
Jean Jacques Uettwiller (president of the Union Internationale des Avocats), Fernando Piernaveja Niembro (lawyer specialized in human rights),Monica Gazzola (coordinator of the Lampedusa Project of the National Forensic Council), Nicola Canestrini (delegate of the Union of Italian Criminal Chambers for the lawyers threatened), Michel Benichou (president of the Conseil des Barreaux Européens), Holger Matt (president of the European Criminal Bar Association), Bertrand Favreau (president of the Institut des Droits de l'Homme des Avocats Européens).
Among the topics discussed: Arabs, Advocacy, Crime, Democracy, Civil Rights, Human Rights, Law, Emergency, Foreign Affairs, Europe, France, Guarantees, Geopolitics, Justice, Immigration, Iran, Lampedusa, Mafia, Criminal, Refugees, Revolution, Security, International Terrorism, Tunisia.