In light of the explosive growth in and demand for empirical legal scholarship world-wide, the Society for Empirical Legal Studies ("SELS") launched the SELS Global initiative. The initiative is already bearing important fruit and the list of future international conferences continues to grow. Forthcoming conferences include:
- SELS Global Junior Empirical Legal Studies Workshop, Dec., 16-17, 2015, at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. This conference is co-sponsored by SELS, Hebrew University, and the Center for Empirical Studies of Decision Making and the Law.
- First Conference on Empirical Legal Studies in Europe (CELSE), June 21-22, 2016, at University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. This conference is co-sponsored by SELS and the Amsterdam Center for Law and Economics.
- CELS Asia Conference and the 4th International Conference on the Empirical Studies of Judicial System, June 13-15, 2017, at Academica Sinica, Taiwan. This conference is co-sponsored by SELS, CELS Asia, and Academica Sinica.