- Nov. 5, 2004: Conference on Japan and Law & Development in Asia Inaugural conference of the Global Legal Studies Initiative (GLSI) and the first in a series of events addressing "Law and Global Transformation." Cosponsored by the East Asian Legal Studies Center.
- Nov. 13-14, 2004: Wisconsin-Harvard Workshop on International Economic Law and Transnational Regulation Chaired by David Trubek (Wisconsin) and David Kennedy (Harvard). Cosponsored by the Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy (WAGE) and Harvard Law School's European Research Center.
- Nov. 15, 2004: Workshop on Power, Law and Global Transformation Speakers: David Kennedy of Harvard Law School and John Braithwaite of Australian National University.