President Yoweri Museveni on Friday 27th January, 2017 officially opened the four day Annual Judges conference.
The Conference run under the theme:"The Uganda Judiciary as the Guarantor of the Rule of Law".
A keynote address titled "The Role of the Judiciary as Guarantor of the Rule of Law in the Contemporary World" was delivered by Hugh Corder, Professor of Law, Cape Town University.
The Chancellor of the Courts of Guyana, Hon. Justice Carl Singh also presented a paper on The Role of an Independent Judiciary in Emerging Democracies. Several presesntations were also made focusing on the Conference Theme.
The Conference was closed by the Hon. Chief Justice of Uganda on 29th January, 2017