Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration

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PROGRAM 2015 Symposium

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.

The event is free and open to the public. However, registration is required. A light lunch will be provided.

Online registration is now closed, but onsite registration will be available

CLE credit will be applied for as requested.

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

Alvaro Galindo, International Counsel, Dechert, 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

Alexis Martínez, Senior Associate , Squire Patton Boggs LLP

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

Hernando Otero, Adjunt Professor and Fellow, Center on International Commercial Arbitration, WCL

Sirilal Perera, International Research Scholar in Residence, WCL

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

Eduardo Silva Romero, Partner, Dechert LLP

David Snyder, Professor of Law, WCL

Anne Marie Whitesell, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

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