Lunchtime webinars

EJTN Lunchtime webinars offer a convenient and engaging way for judges, prosecutors, and court staff to learn about the latest trends in EU law from leading experts, with each webinar focusing on a single topic in a one-hour format.

What is it?

The EJTN Lunchtime webinars are ongoing webinars treating topics from all Programmes portfolios: Administrative Law, Civil Law, Criminal Justice, Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Linguistics Programme and Judicial Training Methods.

The Lunchtime webinars are generally held every other Thursday between 13h and 14h (CET).

Everyone is free to join the webinars. There is no application or selection process, nor national quotas.

All webinars will have a short introduction and a 35 minutes presentation by an expert.

Participants have the opportunity to ask questions in the Q&A session.



What’s the objective?

EJTN’s Lunchtime Webinars seek to bring together judges, prosecutors and trainers and provide them a unique opportunity to exchange experiences and best practices with their counterparts across Europe in a live webinar every other week.

The series tackle the most recent developments in the field of professional interest from all Programme portfolios are discussed with leading experts and practitioners, as well as offering several in-depth webinars on classical topics.


Key topics

Since its creation in 2020, the Lunchtime webinars have treated topics in fields as diverse as:

Activities planned for 2024

Topic & Digital Training Hub link
Moderator Expert Date and time Register here
Digital Market and E-Commerce (Tax
Moderator: Evgenia Papadopoulou
Expert: Katerina Perrou
Thursday 18 January 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
AI and predictive Justice Moderator: Eftychios Nikopoulos
Expert: Stylianos Bios
Thursday 1 February 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
Forensic reports in courts and Prosecution Offices Moderator: Monica Marti-Garcia
Expert: Alexandru Georgescu
Thursday 15 February 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
Is the right to housing a fundamental right? Moderator : Fernando Duarte
Expert : Rui Tavares Lanceiro
Thursday 29 February 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
Comment acquérir ou renforcer les connaissances de la (des) langue(s) de travail à la Cour de justice de l’Union européenne ? Moderator: Dragos Dumitru
Manolia Lossidou
George Colibaba
Thursday 14 March 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
Using ChatGPT in Judicial Training Moderator: Arno Vinkovic
Expert: Dr. Suzy Houston
Thursday 28 March 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
Immigrants and fundamental social rights Moderator: Fernando Duarte
Expert: Ana Rita Gil
Thursday 11 April 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Closed Registration
AI and data protection Moderator: Gianluca Grasso
Expert: Dr. Anna Colaps
Thursday 25 April 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Open Registration
Artificial narrow Intelligence
How it Affects Crime Prevention, Prosecution and Punishment
Moderator: Angelina Lazarova
Expert: Dr. Mariana Todorova
Thursday 9 May 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Open Registration
AI and judicial decision-making Moderator: Lorenza Calcagno
Expert: Giuliana Civinini
Thursday 23 May 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Open Registration
Legal language in ethics and judgecraft Moderator: Renata Vystrčilová
Expert: Denisa Petriláková
Thursday 6 June 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Open Registration
Psychological aspects of leading change Moderator: Eva Krejčová
Expert: Rik Simms
Thursday 20 June 2024 13.00-14.00 (CET) Open Registration

Any questions?

For any queries concerning the Lunchtime webinars, please contact Maria Fernanda Narvaez