Speakers Bio Prof. dr. Inge Govaere

Prof. dr. Inge Govaere

Ghent University

Inge Govaere is a professor of European Law and Director of the Ghent European Law Institute (G.E.L.I.) at Ghent University as well as Director of the European Legal Studies Department at the College of Europe in Bruges.

She obtained her PhD at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence.

Professor Govaere has been a guest lecturer and visiting professor at many universities all over the world, including Cornell University (Ithaca NY, USA) and Cambridge University (UK).

Her academic interests are very vast – from EU external relations to intellectual property rights.

Her most recent publications include "TTIP and dispute settlement: potential consequences for the autonomous EU legal order", which she also presented at the FIDE conference in Budapest and "To Give or to Grab: the Principle of Full, Crippled and Split Conferral of Powers Post-Lisbon". "The Division of Competences between the European Union and its Member States: Reflections on the Past, Present and Future", Hart Publishing (2017) is her latest book.