Opening the event, NAU Rector Volodymyr Isaienko emphasized the importance of communication and exchange of experience between scholars from different countries. He noted that innovations in science and education are the bearers of Ukraine's spiritual and intellectual perspective, based on progressive scientific ideas.
Law Faculty Dean Iryna Sopilko noted that the Law Faculty has established and pursues its networking efforts covering foreign higher educational facilities and professionals in various fields of law – toward innovative development of legal science. She expressed hope that the conference will remain an open discussion platform to discuss the issues of reforming legal science and the prospects for its further innovative development.
MP Oleksandr Kopylenko has congratulated the organizers of the anniversary conference and stressed the importance and relevance of effective legal regulation of relations in the field of innovation.
Head of the National Agency for Higher Education Quality Assurance, Serhiy Kvit, addressed the conference, presenting ways of quality assurance of modern universities.
Chairman of the Court of Cassation of the Supreme Court of Ukraine, Mykhailo Smokovych, spoke about innovative technologies that can significantly simplify certain processes in judiciary, making the court more open and accessible.
Foreign universities, law firms, NGOs, and research institutions were represented by the following delegates, who participated in scientific discussion: Givi Lobzhanidze, Dean of Guram Tavartkiladze University of Tbilisi Law University (Georgia); Sergo Chelidze, Professor, Caucasian International University (Georgia); Selami Güner, CEO of Günsel Group (Turkey); Amir Aliyev, Dean of the Law Faculty of Baku State University (Azerbaijan); Turhai Huseynov, Head of the Law Clinic of Baku State University (Azerbaijan); Subhan Aliyev, Professor of the Department of Constitutional Law of Baku State University (Azerbaijan); Elena Marginenou, PhD of the Free International University of Moldova; Bell Island, expert at the Leavitt Institute for International Development (USA); Bsharat Numan, Expert at the Ministry of Local Government Affairs (Palestine); Farouq Alazam, Doctor of Law, Professor at Jadar University (Jordan); Paul R. Thomas, Special Advisor to the Rector, Honorary Doctorate in Finance at Concordia Ukrainian-American University (USA); Salakh Zakut, Chairman of the NGO Arab House in Ukraine; and Al’ Djbur Abd Shaker, Chairman of the Board of Palestine-Ukrainian Friendship (Palestine).
Leading Ukrainian scholars in the field of jurisprudence, acclaimed lawyers and practitioners, and representatives of the clergy also participated in the discussion: Natalia Malysheva, Head of the Department of Agrarian, Land, Environmental, and Space Law at Koretsky Institute of State and Law of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Head of the Space Policy and Legislation Committee of " Space" Association; Vasyl Kostytskyi, President of the International Ecological Academy, Chairman of the Ukrainian Bar Association; Dmytro Zhuravlev, First Deputy Director of the Institute of Law and Postgraduate Education of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine; Anatoliy Kolodiy, Director of the Educational and Scientific Law Institute of Kyiv National Economic University; Valentyn Galunko, Honorary Director of the Public Law Research Institute; Roman Shyshka, Professor at the Kyiv Institute of Intellectual Property of the National University Odesa Law Academy; Olena Riabchenko, Head of the Department of Administrative Law, Procedure, and Customs Security, State Fiscal Service University; Mytrofan, Bishop of Kharkiv and Bohodukhiv, Hanna Lazurenko, Head of Sector on Access to Public Information, Reception and Citizens Inquiries of the Secretariat of the High Qualifications Commission of Judges of Ukraine; Volodymyr Pylypenko, Ukraine's envoy to the Venice Commission; Serhiy Nesterenko, Head of the Laboratory for the Organization of Scientific, Methodological Work, Regulatory Support and International Cooperation of the Kyiov Forensic Research Institute; and Oleh Shokodko, Chief of Aviation Department, Head of Aviation at the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.