The International Advisory Board of the Institute

The International Advisory Board consists of international personalities who are professionally actively engaged with the further development of aviation and space-related activities.

The International Advisory Board consists of international personalities who are professionally actively engaged with the further development of aviation and space-related activities. The members of the International Advisory Board advise the staff of the International Institute of Air and Space Law in the performance of their tasks and activities. The IAB meets at least once per year.

International Advisory Board

Its composition is as follows:

  • Prof. Dr. Laurens Jan Brinkhorst (Chairman)
    LJB Europe Consult BV
  • Prof. Dr. Brian Havel (Vice Chairman)
    Distinguished Research Professor of Law, and Director, International Aviation Law Institute of DePaul University, Chicago; 2013-2014 - Lecturer at Law, University of Oxford, Wadham College
  • Ms. Caroline Ditvoorst (Secretary)
    Managing Director, Stichting Airport Coordination Netherlands
  • Mr. John Balfour
    Senior Partner, Beaumont and Son, London 
  • Ms. Claude Jeanne Dubreuil
    General Counsel/Corporate Secretary, Astrium, France
  • Mr. Pieter Elbers
    Chief Operating Officer, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Prof. Dr. Stephan Hobe
    Professor of Air and Space Law, and Director of the Institute of Air and Space Law at the University of Cologne
  • Mr. Peter Hulsroj
    Director, European Space Policy Institute (ESPI), Vienna
  • Drs. Rob Huyser
    Director Aviation, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, The Hague
  • Ms. Julie Oettinger
    Assistant Administrator for Policy, International Affairs and Environment
    U.S. Department of Transportation  / Federal Aviation Administration
  • H.E. Judge Peter Tomka
    President, International Court of Justice, The Hague


  

Honorary Board Members

  • Prof. Dr. Henri Wassenbergh,
    Founder of the International Institute of Air and Space Law and
    Emeritus Professor of Air and Space Law, Leiden University
  • Prof. Dr. Isabella Diederiks-Verschoor
    President Emeritus of the International Institute of Space Law, and
    former Vice-Chairperson of the International Institute of Air and Space Law

Last Modified: 28-11-2013