Main content

Alert message

 Hamburg University logo logo 

Perpetuating the State of Emergency: 
Punitive Responses to Terrorism 20 Years After 9/11

Minerva Center for the Rule of Law under Extreme Conditions 

Workshop at Universität Hamburg (Warburg Haus)

27 & 28 February 2020

Convenors: Florian Jeßberger & Stefan Oeter


Thursday, 27 Februaty 2020
Warburg Haus, Heilwigstraße 116, 20249 Hamburg


Welcome & Introduction: Florian Jeßberger & Stefan Oeter 

10:30 First session: The International Legal Framework
Chair: Deborah Shmueli

UNSC - Resolutions 1373 (2001), 2178 (2014), 2462 (2019) and beyond

Christina Binder

Prosecuting Foreign Fighters: The Interaction of Counter-Terrorism Law and International Humanitarian Law
Katharina Pamareswaran

Directive (EU) 2017/541 on Combating Terrorism
Hendrik Hegemann

Discussants: Anne Dienelt & Mehrdad Payandeh


 Light lunch

14:00 Second session: Country Reports and Comparative Perspectives
Chair: N.N.

Fabien Jobard

Milan Kuhli

Eli Salzberger

Discussants: Florian Jeßberger & Robert Neufeld


Friday, 28 Februaty 2020

09:30 Third session: Cross-cutting and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Chair: Anne van Aaken


Does counterterrorist legislation work? Empirical findings
Stefan Voigt 

Historical Perspectives: On Rhetoric of war, homegrown terrorism and the prevalent coding of 9/11
Gabriele Metzler

Political scisnces perspectives: Normalizing the exceptional
Matthias Lemke

Preventive criminal justice
Boris Burghardt

Discussants: Julia Geneuss & Stefan Oeter

13:30  Wrap up & Concluding Observations


Prof. Dr. Anne van Aaken | University of Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Christina Binder | Bundeswehr University, Munich
Dr. Boris Burghardt | Humboldt-University, Berlin
Dr. Anne Dienelt | University of Bremen
Dr. Julia Geneuss | University of Hamburg
Dr. Hendrik Hegemann | Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy, Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Florian Jeßberger | University of Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Fabien Jobard | Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Paris
Prof. Dr. Dr. Milan Kuhli | University of Hamburg
Dr. Matthias Lemke | Federal University of Applied Administratice Sciences, Lübeck
Prof. Dr. Gabriele Metzler | Humboldt-University, Berlin
Dr. Robert Neufeld | University of Haifa
Prof. Dr. Stefan Oeter | University of Hamburg
Dr. Katharina Pamareswaran | University of Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Mehrdad Payandeh | Bucerius Law School, Hamburg
Prof. Dr. Eli Salzberger | University of Haifa
Prof. Dr. Deborah Shmueli | University of Haifa
Prof. Dr. Stefan Voigt | University of Hamburg

 Hamburg 02 2020 A Hamburg 02 2020 B 

More pictures from the conference see here