Emeritus Celebration prof. dr. Herwig Verschueren

Saturday 21 October 2023

After a career of more than 40 years in academia and at European institutions, Professor Herwig Verschueren is retiring. The Faculty of Law of the University of Antwerp is pleased to invite you to his emeritus celebration on Saturday 21 October 2023, followed by a reception and a walking lunch. Most of the celebration will be in Dutch, however (English) interpretation will be available.


10 a.m. Doors

10:15 a.m. Welcome, by prof. dr. Wouter Vandenhole, vice-dean of the Faculty of Law

10:20 a.m. Valedictory lecture: "Gelijke behandeling of integratie: wat komt eerst?" (“Equal treatment or integration: which comes first?”) by prof. dr. Herwig Verschueren

11 a.m. Laudatio, by prof. dr. Dirk Vanheule

11:15 a.m. Handing over of the Liber Amicorum

11:30 a.m. Final word, by prof. dr. Herman van Goethem, rector of the University of Antwerp

11:45 a.m. Word of thanks, by prof. dr. Herwig Verschueren

12 p.m. Reception followed by a walking lunch

14:30 p.m. Expected ending

Practical information

The toga (gown) will be worn.


Klooster van de Grauwzusters

Stadscampus, building S

Lange Sint-Annastraat 7

2000 Antwerp


Q Park Godefriduskaai
Zeevaartstraat 11, 2000 Antwerpen
Pay parking, an 11 minutes walk to the location

Interparking Parking Roosevelt
Franklin Rooseveltplaats 12, 2060 Antwerpen
Pay parking, a 5 minute walk to the location


Registrations for this event are closed.