INSOL / UNCITRAL / World Bank Fourteenth Multinational Judicial Colloquium on Insolvency
Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 May 2024

Closed Meeting

Since 1995, INSOL International, UNCITRAL and subsequently The World Bank Group have jointly sponsored a series of unique and important international Judicial Colloquia. These Colloquia have brought together a wide range of judges and judicial officials from around the world to consider insolvency-related issues and practice.

This is the first Judicial Colloquium to be held since 2019. The Thirteenth and last Judicial Colloquium was held in Singapore prior to the INSOL Conference and attracted 110 judges from 45 jurisdictions. 

The Judicial Colloquium is a closed meeting for full time judges and judicial officials only. To register your interest, please contact

All judges attending the Judicial Colloquium are invited to attend the main INSOL San Diego conference at no cost. The dates of the main conference are 23-24 May.
Delegate Fee 
There is a nominal charge of £495 for registrations received before 5th February 2024 and £545 for those received after the early booking deadline, in addition to which delegates are responsible for their own hotel and travel costs and arrangements. The registration fee will go towards the cost of the Colloquium including refreshments and lunches on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd May and a social event on 21st May. 

To assist participants from emerging countries, a 20% discount on this Colloquium fee is offered. For further information please contact  

View the full programme here.

  Before 5 February 2024 After 5 February 2024
Judicial Colloquium £495 £545
Country Discounted rate * £396 £436
Accompanying Person ** £150 £150

*Check whether your country is eligible here. Contact to use this discount.
** An Accompanying Person is a spouse or personal relation without business interest in the conference. Registration is for the Judicial Dinner only.


Conference Co-Chairs:

Hon. Chief Justice Geoffrey Morawetz
Ontario Superior Court of Justice

Sir Alastair Norris (Ret.) 
High Court of Justice

Judicial Colloquium Committee

Judge Verónica F. Martinez, Cámara 9 en lo Civil y Comercial, Argentina
Justice Nallini Pathmanathan, Federal Court of Malaysia
Judge Elsbeth de Vos, Amsterdam District Court, The Netherlands
Judge Christopher M. Klein, US Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of California, USA
Chief Judge Martin Glenn, US Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York, USA
Judge Kazimbe Chenda, High Court of Zambia, Commercial Division, Zambia
Antonia Menezes, World Bank Group
Samira Musayeva, UNCITRAL