Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration

Spanning a diverse array of industries and practiced across varied legal systems, international commercial arbitration has wide reaching implications as it helps to create the foundation in which international transactions can thrive. The Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration is organized biannually by the Center on International Commercial Arbitration with the purpose of presenting a global perspective of current developments in international arbitration throughout the world. The symposium hosts prominent speakers and generates a dialogue for salient issues in BIT and ICSID arbitration, as well as current developments in international commercial arbitration in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and East Asia.

2011 Symposium

2013 Symposium

2015 Symposium: Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration
November 17, 2015, Washington, D.C.

Program Schedule

Leading practitioners and academics will analyze salient issues in BIT and ICSID arbitration and current developments in international commercial arbitration in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and East Asia.

CLE credit will be applied for as requested.

The event is free and open to the public. However, registration is required.

To register please go to: https://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/cle_form.cfm

Speakers include:

Henry Burnett, Partner, King & Spalding LLP

Filip De Ly, Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

Gilberto Giusti, Partner, Pinheiro Neto Advogados

Simon Greenberg, Partner, Clifford Chance LLP

Horacio A. Grigera Naón, Director, Center on International Commercial Arbitration

Fan Kun, Assistant Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Michael Nolan, Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy

Rostislav Pekař, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Wojciech Sadowski, Partner, K&L Gates Jamka sp.k.

Eduardo Silva Romero, Partner, Dechert LLP

Cheng-Yee Khong, Director and Counsel, ICC ICA Asia Secretariat

Eduardo Zuleta, Partner, Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados S.A. Registration


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