Conferences

LALIVE's lawyers regularly contribute their knowledge at specialist conferences

10th Geneva Global Forum on Arbitration

Geneva 04/12/2003 Veijo Heiskanen Panelist: Innovations to speed mass claims - The experiences of international mass claims tribunals and the American Arbitration Association / Speaker : Evidence and burden of proof before international claims tribunals

Amnesty International

GUANTANAMO: Prisonniers sans droit, le droit prisonnier?

Geneva 08/05/2004 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Guantanamo: un procès pénal, dans quelles conditions?

UNITAR/BEAC/BCEAO Training Workshop

Negotiation and drafting of clauses specific to loan agreements

Lomé 08/08/2004 Alexander Troller Speaker and training workshop director

The workshop was held in Lomé, Togo, and was attended by participants from the Ministries of Finance and other relevant government agencies from the countries of Francophone Western and Central Africa. The workshop was a joint training initiative of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), the Banque des Etats d’Afrique centrale (BEAC) and the Banque centrale des Etats d’Afrique de l’Ouest (BCEAO).

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

48th UIA Congress

Geneva 05/09/2004 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Co-organiser

For more information, see the programme.

UNITAR/IMF Training Workshop

Negotiation Skills and Dispute Resolution

Tashkent 04/10/2004 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by approximately 40 participants from the Ministries of Finance and Central Banks of Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Azerbaijan. It was a joint training initiative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). See full report.

Institute of International Business Law of the University of Versailles

International group of companies: new challenges, new dangers

Versailles (France) 26/11/2004 Marc Henzelin Speaker: The developments in substantive criminal law and mutual international assistance in criminal matters in relation to group of companies

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) - Contract Law Commission

The New Edition of the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts

Rome 03/12/2004 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: The Use of the UNIDROIT Principles in the Model Joint Venture Contract of the International Trade Centre of Geneva

UNITAR Training workshop

The Legal Aspects of Debt and Financial Management for Officials from the Nigerian Debt Management Office

Nigeria 06/12/2004 Alexander Troller Speaker: Managing public debt

The workshop was attended by 16 participants from the Nigerian Debt Management Office, under a training initiative sponsored by Crown Agents and hosted by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). See full report.

Institute for Transnational Arbitration and Centre for Mediation and Commercial Arbitration of the National Chamber of Commerce of Mexico City (ITA-Canaco)

Workshop

Mexico City 24/01/2005 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: The most effective way to present the closing argument

For more information, see the website.

Centre Français de Droit Comparé

Les Droits et les devoirs des arbitres internationaux

Paris 04/02/2005 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Qui contrôle les pouvoirs des arbitres : les parties, l’arbitre, ou la Cour d’arbitrage ?

For more information, see the programme.

University of Fribourg

The implementation of the Statute of the International Criminal Court

Fribourg 10/02/2005 Marc Henzelin Speaker: The dogmatic challenges that the statute of the International Criminal Court poses in criminal law

For more information, see the programme.

Camera di Commercio di Firenze

Corso di formazione: L’arbitrato commerciale internazionale

Florence 14/04/2005 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Principi e procedure: l’arbitrato internazionale amministrato: “Le istituzioni arbitrali internazionali: analisi comparativa dei principali regolamenti arbitrali internazionali”

International Bar Association (IBA)

The Awakening Giant of Anti-Corruption Enforcement

Paris 04/05/2005 Marc Henzelin Panellist: Anti-corruption: looking for a forum; Corruption litigation in arbitration procedure

For more information, see the website of the IBA.

Chartered Institute of Arbitration (CIArb) & Court of Arbitration of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Sofia, Bulgaria 19/05/2005 Teresa Giovannini Tutor / Special Member Course: Swiss Arbitration Rules / International Conventions / Arbitrators: appointment and challenge / Swiss Private International Law Act – Chapter 12 / Law applicable to the arbitration clause and to the merits

Global Center for Dispute Resolution Research

Annual Research Conference, The Global Center Survey of Leading Practitioners: Implications of the Survey Findings for Practitioners and Their Strategies

New York 24/05/2005 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Interim measures of protection / Challenges of arbitrators / Jurisdiction

International Law Association (ILA)

L’indipendenza del giudice e dell’arbitro internazionale

Milan 10/06/2005 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: L’indipendenza e l’imparzialità dell’arbitrato internazionale

UNITAR MEFMI Training Workshop

Legal and Institutional Aspects of Public Debt for Eastern and Southern Africa

Lilongwe 01/08/2005 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by approximately 25 participants from the Ministries of Finance, Reserve Banks and Attorney General’s Offices of Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Held in Lilongwe (Malawi), the workshop was a joint training initiative of the Macroeconomic and Financial Management Institute of Eastern and Southern Africa (MEFMI) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). See full report.

WAIFEM UNITAR Training Workshop

Negotiation of International Financial Transactions

Banjul 05/09/2005 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by about 30 executives from Ministries of Finance and Justice, Attorney General’s offices, central banks, debt management offices, national planning commissions, and commercial banks from English-speaking West Africa (Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone) and from Sudan. Held in Banjul (Gambia), the workshop was a joint training initiative of the West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference – Session on Business Crime

Prague 26/09/2005 Marc Henzelin Speaker: EC-Switzerland agreements to counter tax fraud and to facilitate the exchange of information on tax matters, 2004: dancing with the wolves?

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Prague 30/09/2005 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Use of independent experts in arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

AusAID UNITAR Training Workshop

Legal Aspects of Public Debt Management and Drafting of International Loan Agreements

Jakarta 21/11/2005 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by 40 senior executives from the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Planning, Bank Indonesia and other government agencies of the Republic of Indonesia. It was a joint training initiative of the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).

Indian Society of International Law (ISIL)

The Emerging Trends in International Criminal Law and Jurisprudence

New Delhi 10/12/2005 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Reparations to victims before the ICC: lessons from international mass claims programs

For more information, see the website of the ISIL.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

Singapore 16/02/2006 Domitille Baizeau Co-Chair and Moderator

More information.

International Centre for Dispute Resolution, Young & International (ICDR Y&I)

Anniversary Seminar: Appointing the Arbitrators; Strategic Choices and Considerations for Parties, Arbitrators and Institutions

Vienna 08/04/2006 Teresa Giovannini Panellist

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

Current Developments in International Sales and Distribution of Goods

Warsaw 13/05/2006 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vienna Sales Convention: Practical Recommendations & Abusive Termination of Distribution Agreements

For more information, see the programme.

UNITAR Debt and Financial Management Team Training Workshop

The Role of Law and Lawyers in the Debt Process

Yaoundé 13/06/2006 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by 30 senior executives from the Ministries of Finance and other government agencies of French-speaking Central and Western African countries. This workshop was a joint training initiative of the training pole of the Banque des Etats d’Afrique Centrale (BEAC) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).

Camera Arbitrale Nazionale e Internazionale di Milano

Corso di Formazione alla Luce delle Recenti Evoluzioni Normative, Quarta Edizione “L’Arbitrato: Fondamenti e Tecniche - La Decisione del Tribunale Arbitrale. L’Arbitrato Internazionale”

Milan 23/06/2006 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Praticare l’arbitrato: raffronto tra i principali regolamenti arbitrali internazionali

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Lebanon and UAE Branches

Entry and Memberships Courses: “The Law, Practice, and Procedure of Arbitration”

Beirut 25/06/2006 Teresa Giovannini Tutor/Speaker: Decision making and the award and the requirements of an award under the UNCITRAL Model Arbitration Law and the 1958 New York Convention

State Chancellery of the Republic of Latvia

Topicalities in International Commercial Arbitration

Riga, Latvia 05/09/2006 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Regulatory expropriation

For more information, see the programme.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

Tylney Hall 08/09/2006 Domitille Baizeau Co-Chair and Moderator

More information.

IMF Workshop

Strategic Debt Management

Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan 12/09/2006 Alexander Troller Training workshop director

The workshop was attended by about 30 senior executives from the Ministries of Finance and other government of Kyrgyzstan, Azerbaijan and Tajikistan. The workshop was sponsored by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Training pro bono seminar: Introduction to International Arbitration

Bucharest, Romania 09/10/2006 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser, Moderator, Speaker: Arbitral proceedings and conservatory measures

For more information, see the conference programme.

International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR/AAA)

Fall 2006 International ADR Program Series

New York 11/10/2006 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The Common law/civil law gap: the issues and how international arbitrators may resolve them

Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC), Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Dispute Resolution in International Oil and Gas Contracts

Dubai 14/11/2006 Michael E. Schneider Chair

For more information, see the programme or the website of the Dubai Arbitration Centre.

Al-Quds University

The International Conference on the Palestinian Refugees: Conditions and Recent Developments

Jerusalem 26/11/2006 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: International claims commissions in a historical and conceptual perspective

Commonwealth and Economic and Financial Crime Commission of Nigeria

Training seminar for the English-speaking African judiciary and law enforcement officers

Nigeria 23/01/2007 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Series of presentations on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters and recovery of looted or defrauded assets

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Interim measures to prevent irreparable harm to one party: what can be done by the Arbitral Tribunal? - The judicial assistance granted by the court of the seat of the Arbitral Tribunal

Geneva 25/01/2007 Domitille Baizeau Moderator: Interim measures

Programme and more information.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Madrid 01/03/2007 Domitille Baizeau Co-Chair and Moderator

More information.

Geneva Bar's Association

Geneva 28/04/2007 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker : Théorie générale des obligations

For more information, see the programme.

Young Arbitration Practitioners (YAP)

Arbitration in a changing setting

Brussels 04/05/2007 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Changes which may affect the parties to the dispute

For more information, see the programme.

Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law, Section for Arbitration and Other Dispute Resolution

Arbitrators: Private Judges, Service Providers or Both?

Stockholm 10/05/2007 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Relationships between arbitrators and parties: practical problems

Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) / Houston International Arbitration Group / University of Texas Law School

Multiple parties, multiple problems – Consent, procedure and enforcement in commercial and investment arbitrations

Peace Palace The Hague 11/05/2007 Veijo Heiskanen Chair: The arbitration and the international claims / Speaker: Arbitrating international claims? Lessons of international claims commissions

Juris Conferences

International Investment Arbitration: Debate and Discussion

Washington DC 17/05/2007 Laura Halonen Speaker: Where’s my Umbrella? A Look Inside the Umbrella Clause Debate

UIA Union Internationale des Avocats

Cross-Border Agency, Distribution and Franchising Agreements in Practice: Business Strategies and Legal Aspects

Budapest 02/06/2007 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Selected pathological clauses and constructions in international distributorship and franchising, with numerous practical examples

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

10th Transnational Crime Conference

Washington 09/06/2007 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Limits to private transnational investigation

For more information, see the IBA website.

UNITAR E-learning Workshop

Negotiation of Financial Transactions

11/06/2007 Alexander Troller Workshop Director

The online course was sponsored by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), of which Alexander Troller is a Senior Special Fellow, and organized by UNITAR’s Debt and Financial Management Team. The course extended over five weeks and was attended by 63 participants, of which 53 successfully completed the course.

Union of Arab Jurists

Geneva 14/06/2007 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Independence of judges and lawyers

Foro arbitraje internacional inversionista-Estado (International Arbitration Forum Investor-State)

Quito, Ecuador 20/06/2007 Marc Henzelin Speaker: The emergence of international arbitration cases in Latin America: commercial arbitration, investment arbitration. Rights and expectations of investors faced with States’ sovereignty and principal objections to competence

Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA)

18th Annual Workshop: Insider Insights; Complex Energy Disputes

Dallas 21/06/2007 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Hearings before the arbitral tribunal: impact of local proceedings

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

The Grove 14/09/2007 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair and Moderator

More information.

International Law and International Relations Sections of the University of Vienna

International investment arbitration - Standards of Investment Protection

Vienna 21/09/2007 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Arbitrary and unreasonable measures

For more information see the organizer’s website.

ICC Institute of World Business Law

Institute Specials: Training on International Commercial Arbitration

Paris 24/09/2007 Teresa Giovannini Moderator: Production of documents

European Branch of the Chartered Institute of the Arbitrators (CIArb) & SCC Institute

East Meets West in Stockholm

Stockholm 28/09/2007 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Multiparty arbitration notion - consolidation

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Terms of Reference and Procedural Orders / Enforcement of Awards

Zurich 05/10/2007 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Securing enforcement in advance of the award: what can be done (security for claim, attachment of assets, and other conservatory measures)?

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Terms of Reference and Procedural Orders: what should be agreed or decided at the outset? - Enforcement of arbitral awards, whose problem is it?

Zurich 05/10/2007 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Programme and more information.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Singapore 14/10/2007 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The art of advocacy in arbitration

UNITAR E-learning Course

International Negotiations: Practical Skills and Techniques

05/11/2007 Alexander Troller Course Director

The online course was sponsored by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), of which Alexander Troller is a Senior Special Fellow. The course extended over four weeks and was attended by 70 participants from all parts of the world, of which 61 successfully completed the course.

ICDR International Symposium

Advanced Case Managemen

Paris 15/11/2007 Teresa Giovannini Moderator

ICDR Young and International Conference

How to Tailor Arbitrations to Fit the Individual Case

Paris 17/11/2007 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Thinking outside the box

Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ICOC), Association of the Mediterranean Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASCAME)

The Revision and Modernization of the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules

Istanbul 30/11/2007 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Revision of Section III of the Regulation on the arbitration

13th Geneva Global Arbitration Forum

The Rise of international arbitration in the Gulf States

Geneva 06/12/2007 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Adapting the legal environment in The United Arab Emirates: acceding to the New York Convention; adopting a modern arbitration law; informing State Court Judges

For more information, see the programme.

Commonwealth Secretariat

Training seminar on asset recovery and international cooperation in anti-corruption investigations

Jaipur (India) 12/12/2007 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Series of presentations on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters and recovery of looted or defrauded assets

British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)

Domestic Review of Investment Treaty Arbitrations

London 17/01/2008 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The Swiss experience in reviewing investment treaty awards

For further information see the BIICL website.

UIA-LAWASIA

Mediation & Arbitration in International Commercial Disputes

Jaipur, India 08/02/2008 Teresa Giovannini Speaker : The Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States (the ICSID Convention) and recent developments

Swiss Invest Forum

Protection on Foreign Investments through Modern Treaty Arbitration

Zurich 07/03/2008 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The definition and interpretation of the concept of investment

For further information see the organizer’s website.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Written and Oral Advocacy: How to Win a Case

Zurich 04/04/2008 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Programme and more information.

ICC Institute of World Business Law

Arbitration Day: Hearing and Deliberation

Paris 08/04/2008 Teresa Giovannini Discussion leader: hearing and deliberation on provisional measures

International Bar Association (IBA)

6th Annual Anti-Corruption Conference – The Awakening Giant of Anti-Corruption Enforcement

Paris 25/04/2008 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Litigating corruption issues in arbitrations and civil litigations

For more information, see the website of the IBA.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Council Symposium

Tylney Hall (United Kingdom) 11/05/2008 Teresa Giovannini Co-Chair: session on jurisdiction

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) / Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration

Investor-State Disputes Settlement: Challenges and Perspectives for Arab Countries

Cairo 15/05/2008 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The definition of investment and investor in international investment law

Qatar Financial Center

Middle East Advanced Financial Crime Prevention and Training Symposium

Doha 24/05/2008 Marc Henzelin Chair, speaker: International judicial assistance in criminal matters and asset recovery

ICCA 2008

Dublin 11/06/2008 Teresa Giovannini Speaker and commentator: rules-based solutions to procedural issues

International Bar Association (IBA)

2008 Annual conference

Buenos Aires 17/09/2008 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: Buying art – the worldwide market (Committee on Art, Cultural Institutions and Heritage Law)

C5 Conference

Avoiding Cartel Risks

London 17/09/2008 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator and Speaker: The Cartel Floodgates – Discussion on Record Fines for Cartel Behaviour

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

The Grove 19/09/2008 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair and Moderator

Terralex

Annual General Meeting

Cape Town, South Africa 21/09/2008 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Litigation Corruption Issues in Arbitration and Civil Litigation

ITA-CBAR

4th Annual ITA Americas Workshop: Insider Insights in Complex Energy Disputes, Conference on International Arbitration

Sao Paulo, Brazil 23/09/2008 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Impact of local proceedings

Swiss Arbitration Association - ASA below 40

Confidentiality in International Arbitration: Myth or Reality? & Disposing of the Parties’ Dispute Quickly: The Parties’ Saving Grace or Worst Nightmare?

Geneva 10/10/2008 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: What if Confidentiality is breached? Scenarios and Remedies

For more information, see the ASA below 40 programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Confidentiality in International Arbitration: Myth or Reality? - Disposing of the Parties’ Dispute Quickly: The Parties’ Saving Grace or Worst Nightmare?

Geneva 10/10/2008 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Programme and more information.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Business Crime Committee Annual Conference

Buenos Aires 17/10/2008 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Sessions on industrial espionage and competitive intelligence: challenges and recent trends, and on UN Oil for food: investigation, prosecution and civil recovery

International Bar Association (IBA)

International Construction Projects (ICP) Committee annual conference

Buenos Aires 17/10/2008 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Termination of construction contracts and completion of the works by replacement contractors & Report of the ICP session on Adopted Projects on recent developments in the Swiss Alptransit Project

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Buenos Aires 17/10/2008 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Applications for annulment of investor-state awards by national courts

Suffolk University Law School and the American Society of International Law (ASIL)

Symposium on Investor-State Arbitration: Perspectives on Legitimacy and Practice.

Suffolk 31/10/2008 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The law governing the agreement to arbitrate in investment treaty arbitration

The papers of the symposium will be published in a special issue of the Suffolk Transnational Law Review.

UIA Union Internationale des Avocats

Current Developments in International Sales and Distribution of Goods

Bucharest 02/11/2008 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Primary obligations of the parties

Academy of European Law

Counter-terrorism Jurisprudence of the European Court of Justice

Trier (Germany) 07/11/2008 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Evaluating counter-terrorism legislation and jurisprudence in the area of European criminal justice

For more information, see the presentation.

Geneva Bar Association (Foreign Lawyers’ Section)

Anti-Money Laundering Regulations and Legal Practice

Geneva 19/11/2008 Michael E. Schneider Co-organizer and Chair

The relevant conference materials are available here.

ICC Institute of World Business Law

Written Evidence and Discovery in International Arbitration: New Issues and Tendencies

Paris 24/11/2008 Teresa Giovannini Co-chair

Butterworths

Cartel Risks Conference

London 11/12/2008 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Fines – is there a need for reform?

Avenir Suisse

Expertenworkshop zur Wettbewerbspolitik

Zurich 01/02/2009 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: “Stellungnahme der Kommission für Wettbewerbsfragen von economiesuisse zum Kartellgesetz (economiesuisse’s position regarding the revision of the Swiss Cartel Act)

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

The Search for the Truth

Zurich 06/02/2009 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Cross-examination – How helpful is it for finding the “Truth”?

For further information, see Mr. Schneider’s conference paper and the programme.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

Dubai 15/02/2009 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair, Moderator

More information.

Georgetown University

Washington 26/02/2009 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Access to Water in Foreign Investment Disputes

AAA and ICDR

Neutrals Conference and International Symposia in Advanced Case Management Issues

San Diego 28/02/2009 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Managing the ICDR Guidelines on Information Exchange

Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law - University of Stockholm

Insolvency issues in arbitration in a cross border context

Stockholm 06/03/2009 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: An overview of the policies, issues, and legal framework. Moderator: Insolvency of a Party - the Impact on Arbitral Proceedings; Resolving the Issues in Practice - what do and should arbitrators do? and Special Issues.

For more information see the conference programme and one of the presentations of Ms Baizeau.

Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA)

Questioning of fact witnesses in international arbitration

Lausanne 12/03/2009 Domitille Baizeau Faculty member

For more information see the FIAA website.

Practising Law Institute (PLI)

Web Programme International Arbitration 2009

New York 24/03/2009 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The international arbitrator’s point of view?

For more information, see the programme.

World Jurist Association

Twenty-Third Biennial Congress: International Investment law

Kiev 25/03/2009 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Towards free movement of international capital? The scope of foreign investment protection in bilateral investment treaties

For further information see the congress programme.

ICC Turkey

International Arbitration

Ankara 03/04/2009 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: State entities in international commercial arbitration: Some strategic considerations

ICC YAF / YAAP (Austria)

Vienna 04/04/2009 Werner Jahnel Young approaches to arbitration

Moderator

ITC (International Trade Center) / WTO / UN

International Commercial Model Contracts for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

Geneva 22/04/2009 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Chair of drafting team and chair of international committee

European Criminal Bar Association

Spring Conference

Madrid 25/04/2009 Marc Henzelin Speaker : Universal Juridiction

For more information, see the presentation.

Zurich University of Applied Sciences

First Atelier de la Concurrence

Winterthur 05/05/2009 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: From Fines to Jail – Haltung der Wirtschaft (Position of Swiss private sector)

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Challenge of Awards – Do’s and Don’ts

Geneva 07/05/2009 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Please find more information here.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) - Geneva Group

L'arbitrage international au bord du Léman : hier, aujourd'hui et demain

Geneva 08/05/2009 Domitille Baizeau Commentator

For further information see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

L’arbitrage international au bord du Léman: hier, aujourd’hui, demain

Geneva 08/05/2009 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: L’évolution de l’arbitrage en général depuis une trentaine d’années

For further information see the programme.

Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) / Houston International Arbitration Club / University of Texas School of Law

Weighing the facts, information exchange and presentation of evidence in international commercial and investment arbitration

The Hague 15/05/2009 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Privilege and ethical obligations involving production and protection of evidence

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

The international sale and supply of tangible and corporeal goods (CISG) and of other goods

Skopje 17/05/2009 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: General introduction to the CISG and selected practical recommendations in international sales of goods under the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG)

Petroleum Club

Geneva 03/06/2009 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Investment disputes in the oil and gas sector

Association of Corporate Counsel

Annual Conference 2009

Geneva 09/06/2009 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator/Speaker: Class Actions; and speaker: Competition Aspects in Stormy Waters

Young Lawyers International Association (AIJA)

Annual Arbitration Conference

Zurich 13/06/2009 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: How to draft orders and awards

For more information see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) - Geneva Group

Incidence de la faillite d’une partie sur l’arbitrage (The effects of insolvency on arbitration)

Geneva 18/06/2009 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Applicable law and general issues in light of the Vivendi/Elektrim decisions

For more information see the presentation of Ms Baizeau.

Société Française pour le Droit International

Annual symposium

Aix-en-Provence 05/07/2009 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Conflit de normes en droit international: normes environnementales vs. protection des investissements

ICC London

Annual arbitration practitioner's symposium

London 09/07/2009 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Disclosure: different approaches to the same issue

Organization of American States / Inter-American Juridical Committee

Annual course on international law

Rio de Janeiro 01/08/2009 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: El Régimen Jurídico relativo al Cambio Climático: Perspectivas y Prospectivas

Euroforum

Compliance Fachtagung: Compliance zwischen Regulation und Reputation

Zurich 09/09/2009 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Organisationsverantwortung des Unternehmens und persönliche Haftung der Mitarbeiter – Konzept und Umsetzung einer integralen Compliance-Regelung bei Schindler (Schindler Group‘s Compliance Concept – Diligent Compliance Management and Indiv

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Council Symposium

The Grove (United Kingdom) 12/09/2009 Teresa Giovannini Co-Chair

American Society of International Law / European Society of International Law

Research Forum

Helsinki 03/10/2009 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Legal Techniques for Dealing with Scientific Uncertainty: Insights from International Environmental Law

International Bar Association (IBA) / Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law Section (SEERIL)

From A to Z: the oil & gas project: legal and contractual steps that enable a prospect to become a production field

Madrid 07/10/2009 Melina Llodra Speaker: Difficulties in commencing an oil and gas upstream project

International Bar Association (IBA) - SERIL - International construction projects committee

Time and acceleration issues affecting international construction contracts

Madrid 07/10/2009 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Delay in civil law

See the presentation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Madrid 09/10/2009 Marc Henzelin Speaker: The proceeds of crime: hitting the accused where it hurts - in the pocket

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

53rd UIA Annual Congress

Seville 29/10/2009 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: A selection of pathological clauses in International sales agreement under the CISG

University of Neuchatel

New Developments in International Commercial Arbitration 2009

Neuchatel 13/11/2009 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Arbitration and insolvency: issues of applicable law

For more information, see the presentation and article by Ms Baizeau.

American Arbitration Association (AAA)'s International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) - Young and International Group

Fall program: Perspectives on Arbitration in the Middle East

Washington D.C. 19/11/2009 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Perspectives on Arbitration in the Middle East

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC UK)

Annual Arbitration Conference: Recognition and Enforcement of New York Convention Awards

London 25/11/2009 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Judicial support to recognition and enforcement in Switzerland

For more information, see the programme and Ms Baizeau’s presentation.

Singapore International Arbitration Forum 2010

Investment Arbitration: Perils and Possibilities

Singapore 22/01/2010 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Investment arbitration: perils and possibilities – States’ reactions

For more information see the programme.

American Bar Association (ABA) / New York City Bar

From Revisions to Reform? Roundtable Discussion on Revising the 1976 UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules to Meet New Demands

New York 03/02/2010 Michael E. Schneider Speaker as Chairman of the UNCITRAL Working Group

ICC - I.S.S.A. (Istituto Superiore di Studi sull'Arbitrato)

The Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration

Rome 05/02/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The assistance of judicial authorities in the taking of evidence

Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law – University of Stockholm

Master in International Commercial Arbitration

Stockholm 09/02/2010 Domitille Baizeau Guest lecturer: Arbitration and insolvency

Young Arbitrators Stockholm (YAS) - Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Workshop on International Arbitration

Stockholm 09/02/2010 Domitille Baizeau Moderator

For more information, see the programme.

University of Fribourg - Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Geneva

Course by Prof. Tercier: International commercial contracts (incl. Methods of dispute resolution)

Geneva 03/03/2010 Domitille Baizeau Guest speaker: Arbitration in praxis

YAAP and ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Young Approaches to Arbitration

Vienna 27/03/2010 Laura Halonen Speaker: The impact of European Community Law on International Arbitration – EU Law and BITs: Recent Developments

For more information, see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users' Council Symposium

Tylney Hall 09/05/2010 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair: Practice and Procedure

More information.

Association of Corporate Counsel

Annual Conference 2010 on Strategic Risk Management

Vienna 31/05/2010 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Useful tools for legal risk management; and: How to increase the legal department’s efficiency – do more with less

International Bar Association (IBA)

13th Transnational Crime Conference

Paris 05/06/2010 Marc Henzelin Chairman of the panel on : Criminal law issues arising in arbitration proceedings

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Below 40

Interest and Costs in International Arbitration - A Selection of Issues and Solutions

Geneva 11/06/2010 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Camera Arbitrale di Milano – Camera di Commercio di Milano

Il Nuovo Regolamento Arbitrale

Milan 14/06/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: I poteri degli arbitri nella conduzione del procedimento

Institute for Transnational Arbitration – The Center for American and International Law

21st Annual ITA Workshop – Commencing an International Commercial Arbitration: Fundamentals and Strategy

Dallas 17/06/2010 Teresa Giovannini Faculty member

Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas

Mexico 07/09/2010 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: La distribución del riesgo regulatorio en materia ambiental

Investment Treaty Forum – British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Recent developments in Investment Arbitration Procedure

London 10/09/2010 Veijo Heiskanen Chair of panel: The Question of Costs: A Rising Concern

For more information see the programme.

C5 Forum

Managing Competition Risk and Compliance

London 14/09/2010 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Competition Damages Litigation – The In-house Counsel’s Perspective

Ernst&Young

3rd Chief Compliance Officer Roundtable

17/09/2010 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Effective Compliance Management – What resources are needed?

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration (International Arbitration)

Oxford 19/09/2010 Teresa Giovannini Lecturer

Geneva Bar Association

The Lugano Convention revised: What's new?

Geneva 20/09/2010 Sandrine Giroud Speaker

For more information see the presentation.

Georgetown Law CLE and West LegalEdcenter

International Arbitration and Finality of Awards – A tour d’Horizon

Washington DC 28/09/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: When do arbitrators lose their power to decide (or become functus officio)? Is there international consensus?

Belgian Center for Mediation and Arbitration CEPANI 40

Brussels 29/09/2010 Werner Jahnel Walking a thin line. What an arbitrator can do, must do or must not do

Speaker: The Arbitrator as a settlement facilitator

TerraLex

TerraLex 2010 Annual General Meeting

Washington DC 02/10/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Disclosure of evidence in international arbitration: the civil law approach

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Vancouver 08/10/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Arbitration Committee: Deliberations and duty of impartiality

International Arbitration Institute (IAI)

Jurisdiction in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Paris 14/10/2010 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Is there a distinction between jurisdiction ratione temporis and substantive protection ratione temporis?

For more information see the conference programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

Arbitral Awards

Dubai 20/10/2010 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Arbitral case-law

For further information see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association - ASA Below 40

The interface between arbitration and criminal law: a selection of issues

Zurich 29/10/2010 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Investigations or criminal proceedings prior to the arbitration: impact on the arbitration agreement and on the arbitration proceedings

See the programme and the presentation.

German-Swiss Lawyers' Association (DSJV)

Finanzmarktregulierung in der Schweiz und in Deutschland – Aktuelle Entwicklungen

Zurich 29/10/2010 Simone Nadelhofer Chair of panel: Qualitätsoffensive Verbraucherfinanzen (Anforderungen an Finanzvermittler) in Deutschland / Aktuelle Entwicklungen in der Schweiz: Umgang mit systemrelevanten Instituten und Risiken des grenzüberschreitenden Geschäfts

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association - ASA Below 40

Iura novit curia vs right to be heard / The interface between criminal law and arbitration

Zurich 29/10/2010 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

54th UIA Annual Congress

Istanbul 03/11/2010 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: The Remedies of the Buyer in case of Non-conformity - Practical recommendations in international sales under the CISG

IGAD Capacity Building Programme Against Terrorism and Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation

National seminar for prosecutors and judges of Djibouti on the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Conventions

Djibouti 08/11/2010 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Extradition and Mutual judicial assistance

Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC)

DIAC 4th Arbitration Dialogue

Paris 16/11/2010 Michael E. Schneider Member of the DIAC Executive Committee and moderator

For more information see the programme.

AAA and ICDR

International Symposia in Advanced Case Management Issues

Paris 16/11/2010 Teresa Giovannini Faculty: Managing the ICDR Guidelines on Information Exchange

Milan Chamber of Arbitration and the International Bar Association

Arbitration and the Courts: A Euro-Mediterranean Perspective

Milan 19/11/2010 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Liability of arbitral institutions

International Bar Association – First Ukrainian International Conference

International Dispute Resolution: Ukraine, Russia and CIS countries

Kiev 23/11/2010 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: States in International Commercial Arbitration: Concept and Jurisdiction

For more information see here.

International Bar Association (IBA) – United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Transnational and Organized Crime Seminar for Judges, Prosecutors and Police Officers in the UAE

Abu Dhabi 27/11/2010 Marc Henzelin Co-organizer and speaker / trainer

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence and Relief in International Arbitration

Geneva 03/12/2010 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Non-monetary relief in Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Internationale Handelskammer (ICC Paris)/Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Geneva 03/12/2010 Werner Jahnel Arbitration at home or abroad, does it really matter?

Moderator

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

International Sale and Distribution – Negotiating and Managing International Sales, Agency and Distributorship Contracts

Antwerp 28/01/2011 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Swiss Sales law as a possible alternative to UN Sales Convention – Pros and cons

Scalaris – Economic Crime Intelligence (ECI) Division

GRC Day 2011 – Governance, Risk & Compliance im Finanz-, Industrie- und Dienstleistungssektor

Zurich 02/02/2011 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Options and limits in using private investigators for judicial cases

For more information, see the presentation.

Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA)

Questioning of fact witnesses in international arbitration

Geneva 05/02/2011 Noradèle Radjai Faculty member

For more information, see the FIAA website.

International Bar Association (IBA)

14th Annual IBA International Arbitration Day

Seoul 04/03/2011 Teresa Giovannini Panelist: Ex officio powers to investigate the facts: when do arbitrators cross the line?

ICC Austria/Association of Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)

Vienna 05/03/2011 Werner Jahnel Vienna Arbitration Days 2011

Organiser

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 09/03/2011 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speakers: Vor- und Nachteile für österreichische Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for Austrian legal practitioners)

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 09/03/2011 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für österreichische Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for Austrian legal practitioners)

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Vienna 09/03/2011 Werner Jahnel Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Speakers: Vor- und Nachteile für österreichische Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for Austrian legal practitioners)

CIArb, ICDR Y&I, YIAG, ICC YAF

Perspectives on Arbitration in the Middle East

Dubai 16/03/2011 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Does the faith or nationality of an arbitrator matter (the implications of the Jivraj decision)?

For more information, see the programme.

The British-Russian Law Association (BRLA) / LCIA

Arbitrating CIS disputes through the LCIA – Practical issues for parties and their advisers

London 17/03/2011 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Commencing and progressing LCIA proceedings, Common mistakes and how to avoid them

Scalaris – Economic Crime Intelligence (ECI) Division

GRC Day 2011 – Le risque humain en entreprise

Geneva 22/03/2011 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Le cadre juridique (The judicial framework)

For more information, please see the presentation.

LALIVE

The real exposure of Politically Exposed Persons and the associated risks for financial operators

Geneva 07/04/2011 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: The treatment of Politically Exposed Persons under the Swiss rules on money laundering and the obligations of financial intermediaries

For more information, see presentation.

LALIVE

The real exposure of Politically Exposed Persons and the associated risks for financial operators

Geneva 07/04/2011 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Lex Duvalier and the restitution of illegally acquired assets in the context of a failing States

For more information, see presentation.

Union Internationale des Avocats

Current Hot Topics in International Arbitration

Copenhagen 08/04/2011 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Divided Intentions: The Brave New European International Investment Policy

For more information see the UIA website.

Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit (DIS)

Cologne 14/04/2011 Werner Jahnel Die Unabhängigkeit und Unparteilichkeit von Schiedsrichtern

Speaker: Die IBA Guidelines on Conflict of Interest in International Arbitration

International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (VIAC)

VIAC-UNCITRAL 2011 Conference

Vienna 15/04/2011 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Transparency in investment arbitration: Questions regarding the content of a legal standard on transparency; Legal theory of international arbitration: The revised UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules in practice

For more information see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

International Commercial Arbitration symposium

Beirut 16/04/2011 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Judicial Intervention and the Role of Local Courts

For more information see the programme.

REDRESS - Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies

Reparations before the International Criminal Court: Issues and Challenges

Peace Palace, The Hague 12/05/2011 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Asset Tracing in Switzerland

For more information, see the flyer and the programme.

ICCA50 – Young ICCA/YAP/ASA Below 40

50th Anniversary of ICCA: Today and Tomorrow’s Trends in International Arbitration

Geneva 19/05/2011 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

ICCA50 – Young ICCA/YAP/ASA below 40

50th Anniversary of ICCA: Today and Tomorrow’s Trends in International Arbitration

Geneva 19/05/2011 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser / Introductory remarks

For more information, see the programme and the list of topics debated. See also more information on the members of the organising committee of ICCA50.

Roschier Arbitration Forum

Arbitration Strategy

Stockholm 23/05/2011 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Advocacy Skills and Ethical Considerations: Position changes and new evidence: ambush or justice?

For more information, see the programme and presentation.

European Society of International Law

Research Forum

Tallinn, Estonia 27/05/2011 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Oil and Gas in International Law: Regulatory Models and Applications

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Symposium

Moscow 27/05/2011 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Arbitration practice and procedure at the LCIA

Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ICOC)

UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules 2010

Istanbul 31/05/2011 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Introductory Rules and Composition of the Arbitral Tribunal (Arts 1-16)

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA)

Annual Meeting - The Legal Reforms in France and Switzerland - What can we learn?

Stockholm 31/05/2011 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The impact of the new Swiss Federal procedural law on Swiss arbitration

For more information, see the programme and presentation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

14th Transnational Crime Conference – Hot topics in international complex criminal investigations

Amsterdam 11/06/2011 Marc Henzelin Co-Chair Business Crime: Tax offences and cooperation in tax matters: Principles v pragmatism: the eve of a new transnational cooperation in fighting tax fraudsters and evaders

For more information, please see the programme.

Juris Conference LLC

Take the Witness: Cross-Examination in International Arbitration

The Harvard Club, New York 14/06/2011 Teresa Giovannini Panellist

Fordham University New York

6th Annual Conference on International Arbitration and Mediation

New York 15/06/2011 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: The New Rules of International Arbitration: Practical and Analytical Issues: The 2010 Revised UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules

For more information see the programme.

ICC Tunisia

Tunis 16/06/2011 Werner Jahnel Problèmes actuels de l’arbitrage international CCI dans le contexte de la révolution en Tunisie

Speaker

Institute for Transnational Arbitration – The Center for American and International Law

22nd Annual ITA Workshop – The Merits Hearing: Getting the Message to the Tribunal

Dallas 16/06/2011 Teresa Giovannini Faculty Member

SHERPA

Expert Meeting on Asset Recovery – Forcing an Effective Asset Recovery Framework: The need for enhancing the role of civil society

Paris 20/06/2011 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: The Restitution of Illicit Assets Act alias the Lex Duvalier

For more information see the programme and the presentation.

ASA Below 40 Summer Retreat

Perspectives – A meeting with arbitral institutions, in-house counsel, and young arbitrators

Neuchâtel 25/06/2011 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Market trends, revision of arbitration rules, what do counsel and/or arbitrators get wrong, what do institutions look for when selecting arbitrators?

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Perspectives – A meeting with arbitral institutions, in-house counsel, and young arbitrators

Neuchâtel 25/06/2011 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

Milan Chamber of Arbitration

Journée d’étude en l’honneur de Giorgio Schiavoni

Milan 27/06/2011 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Devono le istituzioni arbitrali avere una pubblica funzione?

For more information, see the programme.

Institute of Energy Law (IEL)- International Bar Association Section on Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law (SEERIL)

3rd International Oil and Gas Law Conference

London 28/06/2011 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: Recent Reforms in International Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

3rd ICC YAF Global Conference

Paris 03/07/2011 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Arbitral Institutions intervening in proceedings: where do we draw the line?

For more information see the programme.

World Trade Institute

Summer Academy: Dispute Settlement in International Investment Agreements: Recent Trends and the Way Forward

Bern 14/07/2011 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Execution and Enforcement of Awards outside the ICSID System

For more information see the WTI website.

Arbitration Academy

International Arbitration Special Summer Course 2011

Paris 18/07/2011 Michael E. Schneider Lecturer: Evidence and the Use of Experts in International Arbitration

For more information see the website of Arbitration Academy.

Wirtschaftskammer Österreich

Vienna 01/09/2011 Werner Jahnel GOING SWISS – Wissenswertes aus der Praxis für erfolgreiche Geschäfte mit der Schweiz

Speaker: Rahmenbedingungen im österreichisch-schweizerischen Handelsverkehr

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users' Council Symposium

London 11/09/2011 Noradèle Radjai Co-chair, Practice and Procedure

For more information see the programme.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) - London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Symposium

The Grove 11/09/2011 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair and Moderator

More information.

ICDR Y&I, Moscow Arbitration Forum 40, ABA’s Section of International Law, International Commercial Arbitration Court and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Two Roundtables on Current Themes in International Arbitration

Moscow 13/09/2011 Noradèle Radjai Moderator

Law firm Lenz&Staehelin

Client Seminar on internal investigations

Zurich 15/09/2011 Daniel Lucien Bühr Panellist (together with the General Counsels of Panalpina, HSBC Switzerland and Adecco Group): Competition Investigations

Club Español del Arbitraje

l Reglamento de Arbitraje de UNCITRAL revisado en 2010 y su incidencia en Iberoamérica

Madrid, Caracas, Geneva (by videoconference) 15/09/2011 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Consolidación de arbitrajes e incorporación de partes

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration (International Arbitration)

Oxford, St. Anne’s College 18/09/2011 Teresa Giovannini Lecturer

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

6th Annual ICC New York Conference: the new ICC Rules of Arbitration

New York 20/09/2011 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: General Provisions

For more information see the programme and the new ICC Rules of Arbitration.

World Trade Organization

World Trade Organization Public Forum

Geneva 20/09/2011 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Global business models and the impact of international economic law: The investment side of the equation

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)

The Costs of International Arbitration Conference

London 28/09/2011 Teresa Giovannini Speaker/Moderator: Comments on Current Problems- International Users (Arbitrator’s perspective)

For more information, see the programme.

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)

The Costs of International Arbitration Conference

London 28/09/2011 Michael E. Schneider Speaker/Moderator: Evidence - how costs can be reduced

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce

Paris 03/10/2011 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: The dormant environment clause

Academy & Finance

La nouvelle problématique des PEP

Geneva 13/10/2011 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Les Trusts et l’Argent des PEP (Trusts and Assets of PEPs)

For more information, please see the presentation.

German Institution of Arbitration - DIS 40

Autumn Colloquium: Ad hoc arbitration – How to master its challenges and avoid its pitfalls

Berlin 18/10/2011 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Ad hoc arbitration - International perspective

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Occupational Insurance Agency (SUVA)

Swiss Occupational Health and Safety Day 2011

Lucerne 20/10/2011 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Maintenance – Only because the law demands it?

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Unusual and multiple parties in arbitration

Zurich 21/10/2011 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (DDC)

Capacity-building training course

Tbilisi, Georgia 22/10/2011 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: The Other Component of Liberalisation: BITs and their Impact

Young ICCA and the Co-Chairs Circle

Witness Statements and Document Disclosure – A Young ICCA Workshop

Prague 24/10/2011 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Witness statements in arbitration proceedings

For more information see the site of Young ICCA.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA Group Espace Mittelland

Berne 24/10/2011 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Tatsächliche Ueberraschungen in Schiedssprüchen und deren Folgen (Factual suprises in arbitral awards and their consequences)

University of St. Gallen, Executive School of Management, Technology and Law (ES-HSG)

Compliance Management Day 2011

Zurich 27/10/2011 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Competition Law Compliance and Compliance Training

ICC Seminar on Arbitration and Mediation

Doha (Qatar) 30/10/2011 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Introducing Arbitration and Mediation

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Dubai 30/10/2011 Marc Henzelin Co-Chair Business Crime: Trade compliance through enforcement: export controls and sanctions

For more information, please see the programme.

Chinese European Arbitration Centre (CEAC)/ Chinese European Legal Association (CELA)

Dubai 31/10/2011 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Equality and Neutrality in CEAC

AAA and ICDR

International Symposia in Advanced Case Management Issues

Dubai 01/11/2011 Teresa Giovannini Faculty member

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Dubai 02/11/2011 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: Arbitration Committee: Winning damages and other remedies in international arbitration

Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy

Capacity-building training course

Baku, Azerbaijan 02/11/2011 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Climate Regulation despite Climate Negotiations

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Study of a complex mock case under the 2012 ICC Arbitration Rules

Vienna 09/11/2011 Werner Jahnel Speaker/Moderator: The selection and appointment of arbitrators and confidentiality issues in ICC proceedings

University of Geneva, Faculty of Law, Geneva Art-Law Centre

International symposium: “Litigation in cultural property: judicial and alternative means of international dispute resolution”

Geneva 11/11/2011 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The practice of arbitration in cultural property matters.

German-Swiss Lawyers' Association (DSJV)

Questions relating to money laundering in the attorney’s practice

Geneva 15/11/2011 Bernd Ehle Organiser

 

For more information see the programme.

University of Oslo - Faculty of Law - APA project (Arbitration and Party Autonomy)

The impact of the applicable law on the interpretation of contracts - Arbitration and the not unlimited party autonomy

Oslo 22/11/2011 Michael E. Schneider Panellist: Does international arbitration assume that contracts are written on their own terms or as an interplay with the applicable law? - Panellist: Impact of intellectual property rules and of the arbitrability on the enforceability of arbitral awards

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Algeria

Study of a mock case under the ICC Arbitration Rules

Algiers 30/11/2011 Werner Jahnel Moderator

Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)

Anniversary Program: Evidence and Conflict of Laws: Emerging Challenges

Vienna 01/12/2011 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Law Applicable to the Extension of Arbitration Agreements

For more information, see the programme and presentation.

Clifford Chance

Arbitration and Litigation Practice Group Seminar

London 08/12/2011 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Unusual and problematic situations in LCIA arbitrations

Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA)

Workshop: Questioning of Expert Witnesses in International Arbitration

Paris 10/12/2011 Bernd Ehle Faculty member

For more information, see programme.

CPR 2012 Annual Meeting

Developments in International Dispute Resolution

New York 13/01/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (S T E P)

STEP Lunch Meeting

Zurich 24/01/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: The revised Swiss Russian DTA – The things that you need to know from the Russian and Swiss side

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) - LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS)

Academic Retreat-Moots

Joingny 03/02/2012 Domitille Baizeau Moot Coach

1st Annual ITA Winter Forum

1st Winter Roundtable on the Fundamentals of International Arbitration

San Francisco 03/02/2012 Teresa Giovannini Co-Moderator

Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage (ASA) and Law Faculty of the University of Geneva

Un nouveau droit transnational – les Principes Unidroit 2010

Geneva 03/02/2012 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker (with Prof. Pierre Tercier): les Principes d’UNIDROIT et l’arbitrage

Harvard Law School

Lecture organized by the Environmental Law Program

Cambridge Massachusetts 07/02/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Assessing the impact of MEAs on foreign investment disputes

European Commission, the International Development Law Organization, the Center for International Sustainable Development Law and the University of Ottawa

Symposium Legal Preparedness for the Global Green Economy

Ottawa 11/02/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: The Dormant Environment Clause in Trade and Investment

Young ICCA

Witnesses and Documents – A Young ICCA Workshop

Stockholm 07/03/2012 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Witness statements in arbitration proceedings

For more information see the site of Young ICCA.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) & Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Innovation in Arbitration

Stockholm 08/03/2012 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Technology in Arbitration

QMUL School of International Arbitration and ICC Institute of World Business Forum

Interim Relief in Arbitration – 27th Annual Colloquium of Arbitrators

London 26/03/2012 Laura Halonen Speaker: Enforcement of Interim Measures – Further Action by the Arbitral Tribunal

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

STEP Meeting

Zug 27/03/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: The revised Swiss Russian DTA – The things that you need to know from the Russian and Swiss side

For more information, see presentation.

United Nations commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber VIAC

VIAC - UNCITRAL 2012 Conference

Vienna 30/03/2012 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Travaux préparatoires, enactments and case law on interim Measures and preliminary orders. Chair of Session/Moderator: Issues regarding the role of arbitral institutions acting under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules

For more information, see the programme.

Juris Conference LLC

Eighth Annual Leading Arbitrators’ Symposium on the Conduct of International Arbitration

Vienna 02/04/2012 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: “Effective and Efficient Management proceedings”

Winston & Strawn

Arbitration Practice Group Seminar

Geneva 03/04/2012 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Presentation on LCIA arbitration

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Musical Chairs – Choosing the Right Seat in Times of Change

Geneva 13/04/2012 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 18/04/2012 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 18/04/2012 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 18/04/2012 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)

Fifteen Annual Review of the Arbitration Act 1996: Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements and Awards-Harmonization or Divergence?

London 19/04/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: A view from the outside on anti-arbitration injunctions – compared practices.

American Bar Association (ABA) – Section of International Law – Dispute Resolution/Litigation

Spring Meeting 2012

New York 21/04/2012 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Ethics Guidelines for International Arbitration: Room for Debate

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group & Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Geneva (CCIG)

Revision of the Swiss Rules of International Arbitration

Geneva 26/04/2012 Domitille Baizeau Moderator: Current practice and advantages of the revised rules

For more information, see the programme.

Fordham Conference on International Arbitration and Mediation

London 27/04/2012 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Setting Aside Arbitral Awards – Switzerland

Chambre de commerce, d’industrie et des services de Genève (CCIG)

Corruption : comment réagir ?

Geneva 02/05/2012 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Les règles de la Chambre de Commerce Internationale pour combattre la corruption; un guide pratique pour les investisseurs (Rules of the International Chamber of Commerce in order to fight corruption; a practical guide for investors)

For more information, please see the presentation.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

Joint Seminar with the Association of International Business Lawyers (AIBL): Update on Arbitration for Users – How and Where In-house Counsel could make a Difference

Geneva 10/05/2012 Bernd Ehle Organiser

For further information see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Litigation Forum – Multi-Jurisdictional Disputes: The view from inside the corporation

New York 11/05/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Turning your foreign judgment into cash: How to enforce judgment (and prevent their enforcement) around the world

For more information, see the programme.

Milan Chamber of Arbitration

LA CROSS EXAMINATION IN ARBITRATO

Milan and Rome 16/05/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: L’assunzione della prova testimoniale - Dopo l’udienza

Union Internationale des Avocats

Introductory course to arbitration

Barcelona, Spain 19/05/2012 Jaime Gallego Speaker: On the award and its enforcement

LALIVE

The Enforcement of the Swiss Corporate Criminal Offense and its Impact on International Companies' Compliance Programmes

Zurich 22/05/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Co-organiser and speaker: Unternehmensstrafrecht - Artikel 102 Strafgesetzbuch

LALIVE

The Enforcement of the Swiss Corporate Criminal Offense and its Impact on International Companies' Compliance Programmes

Zurich 22/05/2012 Daniel Lucien Bühr Co-organiser and speaker: Mechanik und Kunst wirksamer Compliance

Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)

International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg 27/05/2012 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Getting off on the right foot: Preparing for Case Management Conferences (Art. 24 ICC Rules 2012)

For more information see the programme.

ICC Institute Masterclass for Arbitrators

“Overview of fundamentals and best practices related to serving as an arbitrator”

Paris 04/06/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Arbitrator immunity

Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (DDC)

Capacity-building training course

Yerevan, Armenia 06/06/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Implementing Sustainable Development Strategies: Selected Issues

Globalaw European Regional Meeting

Hamburg 09/06/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Choice of Law and Choice of Forum in the European Union: From the Rome and Brussels Conventions to the Rome I- and Brussels I-Regulations

For more information, see the programme.

ICCA 2012 Congress

International Arbitration: The Coming of a New Age for Asia (and Elsewhere).

Singapore 12/06/2012 Domitille Baizeau Moderator: Agreeing to and Initiating Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

15th Transnational Crime Conference

São Paulo 16/06/2012 Marc Henzelin Co-Chair Business Crime: Fugitives and the law – Interpol Red Notices/extradition

For more information, please see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Santa Cruz, Bolivia 19/06/2012 Jaime Gallego Speaker: The concept of “investment” in investment treaty arbitration

Sociedad Boliviana de Arbitraje

Terceras Jornadas Internacionales de Arbitraje

Santa Cruz, Bolivia 19/06/2012 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Judicial intervention in arbitration

Institute for Transnational Arbitration – The Center for American and International Law

24th Annual ITA Workshop – The Final Curtain: Post-Hearing Submissions, Deliberations and Enforcement

Dallas 21/06/2012 Teresa Giovannini Faculty Member

LALIVE / Alimirzoev & Trofimov (Moscow) and Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC (Cyprus)

Exchange of Information: New regulations under the Russia-Switzerland and Russia-Cyprus Double Tax Treaties

Moscow 21/06/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: The revised Swiss Russian DTA -The things that you need to know from the Swiss side

For more information, see presentation.

Geneva Bar Association

The Lugano Convention revised: an inventory 18 months after its entry into force

Geneva 26/06/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Prove it! – Evidence in International Arbitration

Neuchâtel 30/06/2012 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)

AFBS Roundtable: Rubik & the Final Withholding Tax: Non-UK-domiciled residents and trusts

Geneva 14/08/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Rubik & the Final Withholding Tax – Quid with the Trusts?

For more information, please see Ms Giroud’s presentation.

Management Circle Seminar

Schweizer Recht im Anlagenbau (Swiss Law in the Plant Construction Industry)

Frankfurt 22/08/2012 Bernd Ehle Lecturer, Workshop Director

For further information see the programme.

Latin-American Society of International Law

Second Congress of the Latin-American Society of International Law

Rio de Janeiro 23/08/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: El Arbitraje de Inversión en América Latina

International Law Association (ILA)

75th ILA Conference

Sofia 30/08/2012 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: New Developments in ICSID Arbitration: MFN Treatment

For more information, please see the programme.

University of Bucharest

International Conference “Modern Trends in International Commercial Arbitration”

Bucharest 06/09/2012 Sam Moss Speaker: Special Forms of Arbitration - Construction Arbitration

University of Bucharest

International Conference

Bucharest 07/09/2012 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Applicable Law in Investment Treaty Arbitration

For more information, please see the programme.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

Negotiating and Managing International Sales, Agency and Distributorship Contracts

Zurich 08/09/2012 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Choosing the law governing questions not covered by the CISG. Pros and cons of the choice of Swiss law

ICDR Y&I and Young Arbitrators Stockholm (YAS)

Lawyers’ Debate: Arbitrators’ appointment by institutions / Use of tribunal secretaries

Stockholm 12/09/2012 Noradèle Radjai Debater

For more information see the programme.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA)

Swedish Arbitration Days: The Challenge of Taking Evidence in International Arbitration

Stockholm 14/09/2012 Michael E. Schneider Moderator: Witnesses of Fact

For more information, please see the programme.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA)

Swedish Arbitration Days: The Challenge of Taking Evidence in International Arbitration

Stockholm 14/09/2012 Domitille Baizeau Co-organiser

For more information, please see the programme.

Almaty Second Legal Forum

Dispute resolution and arbitration in Kazakhstan

Almaty 15/09/2012 Laurence Ponty Panelist

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Council Symposium

Tylney Hall, United Kingdom 15/09/2012 Teresa Giovannini Moderator

Foreign Lawyers Section of the Geneva Bar Association

4th Annual Future of Lawyers Conference

LALIVE Geneva 18/09/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Moderator: Cross-Border Risks for International Lawyers – Legal, regulatory, and reputational risks – How to protect clients in a changing international legal environment

For more information, see the programme.

ICDR Y&I, Moscow Arbitration Forum 40, ABA’s Section of International Law, International Commercial Arbitration Court and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Two Rapid-Fire Discussions on International Arbitration and Mediation

Moscow 20/09/2012 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Cross-examination in arbitration proceedings

For more information see the programme.

Conférence Internationale sur la Région des Grands Lacs

Capacity-building training course

Bujumbura, Burundi 27/09/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Introduction au droit et à la pratique du développement durable

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Dublin 30/09/2012 Marc Henzelin Co-Chair Business Crime: Arbitration and criminal law

For more information, please see the programme.

ICDR Young & International

ICDR Y&I Seminar for Young Practitioners

Doha 17/10/2012 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Arbitration Advocacy: Tips and Traps

For more information, see programme attached.

The Barcelona Bar Association

International Arbitration Congress “Arbitration: Back to the Future”

Barcelona 20/10/2012 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: International Finance Arbitration

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Study of a complex mock case under the 2012 ICC Arbitration Rules

Vienna 20/10/2012 Werner Jahnel Speaker/Moderator: Enforceability of awards: particularity of State immunity / Practical aspects of Arbitral Tribunal’s deliberations in ICC proceedings

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) – Gruppe Espace-Mittelland

The Emergency Arbitrator under the Revised Swiss Rules

Bern 29/10/2012 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The Emergency Arbitrator under the Revised Swiss Rules: a useful tool or fashionable gimmick?

For more information, see Ms Baizeau’s presentation.

Swiss Association of Trust Companies (SATC)

Extraordinary General Meeting

Zug 30/10/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Rubik & Trusts: Swiss Cooperation in the Area of Taxation

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

AAA ICDR ICC ICSID Joint Colloquium “Frontiers of Arbitration”

29th Joint Colloquim

Washington, DC 02/11/2012 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Mass Arbitrations: Is There a Need for Specialized Rules?

For more information, please see the programme.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

56th UIA Annual Congress Key Clauses of Contract for the International Sale of Goods Old Issues Revisited in the Light of Recent Developments of Uniform Contract Law

Dresden 04/11/2012 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: The Remedies of the Buyer in case of Non-conformity – Revisited Practical recommendations in international sales under the CISG

World Trade Organization

Seminar for officials and diplomats from Latin-American countries

Geneva 07/11/2012 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Regulación ambiental, comercio e inversiones

Global Arbitration Review

3rd Annual GAR LIVE London

London 08/11/2012 Michael E. Schneider Co-chair: How to make International Arbitration work better?

For more information see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association – ASA below 40

Kompetenz-Kompetenz Reloaded! / Bifurcation, Trifurcation – Slicing and Dicing the Case

Zurich 09/11/2012 Joachim Knoll Co-organiser

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

International Sale of Goods – Advanced Training Course for Lawyers

Paris 13/11/2012 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Course Director and Lecturer

Academy & Finance

UK Clients & Fiscal Transparency

Geneva 14/11/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Rubik, Trusts & Exchange of Information

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Ukrainian Bar Association

Kiev Arbitration Days 2012: Think Big !

Kiev 16/11/2012 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: Document Production in International Investment Arbitration

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Ukrainian Bar Association

Kiev Arbitration Days 2012: Think Big !

Kiev 16/11/2012 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Commencing Investment Treaty Arbitration: ICSID v. Non-ICSID

For more information, please see the programme.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus / International University “MITSO” / UNCTAD / UNCITRAL / ICSID

Investment Dispute Settlement Workshop

Minks, Belarus 20/11/2012 Michael E. Schneider Speaker (with J Salasky): Trends in investment arbitration / A brief overview on the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules / The project of developing rules on transparency in treaty-based investor-State arbitration

Association of German and Swiss Lawyers / Faculty of Law of the University of Lausanne

Lausanne 22/11/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Administrative assistance in tax matters in Switzerland – new developments

LEGAL ERA (Legal and Corporate Awareness Magazine India)

2nd Annual LEGAL ERA Conclave 2012

Singapore 30/11/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Exchange of information by Switzerland in white collar crime cases / tax offences – a roadmap

For more information, see presentation.

Associazione italiana per l’Arbitrato (AIA)-Rivista dell’Arbitrato

L’ausilio giudiziario all’Arbitrato: tra sostegno, controllo e interferenza

Rome 03/12/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: “L’ausilio istruttorio: l’assunzione delle prove”

India Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)

Investment Treaty Arbitration in Tax Matters

Mumbai 04/12/2012 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Investment Treaty Arbitration in Tax Matters

ICC Institute of World Business Law-Advanced PIDA Training

Paris 06/12/2012 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: “Production of documents: written evidence in international arbitration”

LALIVE / Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)

Roundtable on Swiss Federal Supreme Court Decision on Retrocessions: Lessons to Be Learnt

Geneva 11/12/2012 Alexander Troller Speaker: Retrocessions: Where Do We Stand?

For more information, see the programme and the presentations.

LALIVE / Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)

Roundtable on Swiss Federal Supreme Court Decision on Retrocessions: Lessons to Be Learnt

Geneva 11/12/2012 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: The Aftermath of the Retrocession Saga

For more information, see the programme and the presentations.

LALIVE / Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)

Roundtable on Swiss Federal Supreme Court Decision on Retrocessions: Lessons to Be Learnt

Geneva 11/12/2012 Nicolas Ollivier Speaker: Retrocessions: Where Do We Stand?

For more information, see the programme and the presentations.

LALIVE / Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland (AFBS)

Roundtable on Swiss Federal Supreme Court Decision on Retrocessions: Lessons to Be Learnt

Geneva 11/12/2012 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Retrocessions: Future Regulations in Switzerland and Europe

For more information, see the programme and the presentations.

C5 – Business Information in a Global Context

Construction Litigation & Dispute Resolution in the Gulf

Dubai 11/12/2012 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Insiders’ Perspectives on Successfully Resolving Construction Disputes

For further information see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Inside the black box: How arbitral tribunals operate and reach their decisions

Zurich 01/02/2013 Michael E. Schneider Moderator: Assistance to the Tribunal: options, advantages and dangers

For more information, see the programme.

Columbia University NY – Columbia Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration

Where public meets private: International law and the dynamic interpretation of treaties in the context of the draft UNCITRAL Rules on Transparency

New York 05/02/2013 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: The provisions of the Standard concerning its scope of application

British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Settlements and Alternative Mechanisms in Collective Redress

London 12/02/2013 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Mass Claims Processes: Innovations on the Front of Evidence

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Academy & Finance

Countries under international sanctions (What you can do and what you cannot do with the clients from these countries ? Focus on Iran and Syria)

Geneva 06/03/2013 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Countries under International Sanctions – Judicial Procedures and Remedies

For more information, please see the presentation.

Columbia Law School and the Columbia International Arbitration Association

Columbia Arbitration Day – Remedies and Enforcement in International Arbitration

New York 08/03/2013 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: “Non-Monetary Relief in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources of the Tribunal’s power, Applicable Law, Types, Enforcement”

For more information, see the programme.

University of Edinburgh

The Brodies Environmental Law Lectures series

Edinburgh 11/03/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Keynote speaker: Foreign Investment and the Environment in International Law

Fordham University School of Law

Eighth Annual Fordham Law School Conference on International Arbitration and Mediation

New York 12/03/2013 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Consistency and Accuracy in International Mass Claims

The Queen Mary School of International Arbitration, the Working Group on Investment Protection Law of the German Branch of the International Law Association

Illegality in International Investment Arbitration

Frankfurt 18/03/2013 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: The Relevance of Corruption Investigations by Government Authorities for Arbitral Proceedings

For more information, see the presentation.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) / Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC)

LCIA Arab Users’ Council Symposium – International Commercial Arbitration

Doha 21/03/2013 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair, Speaker: Judicial intervention and the role of the Courts

For more information, see the attached programme.

Prana Sustainable Water

Water Interdependencies – World Water Day

Geneva 22/03/2013 Marc Henzelin Keynote Speaker: Water pollution – Some leading cases before international courts and organs

For more information, please see the presentation.

Juris Conference LLC

Ninth Annual Leading Arbitrators’ Symposium on the Conduct of International Arbitration

Vienna 25/03/2013 Teresa Giovannini Panellist: “ Effective and Efficient Management proceedings – Including the preparation of Awards by Arbitrators”

For more information, see the programme.

Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA)

Questioning of fact witnesses in international arbitration

Geneva 20/04/2013 Joachim Knoll Faculty member

LALIVE

Legal and Compliance Functions: Effective Guardians of a Company’s Reputation?

Zurich 28/04/2013 Daniel Lucien Bühr Co-organiser, speaker and moderator: The General Counsel and the Partner-Guardian Tension

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Schweizer + deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 15/05/2013 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Schweizer + deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 15/05/2013 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

Carte Blanche à la Professeure Gabrielle Kaufmann-Kohler

Geneva 16/05/2013 Bernd Ehle Co-organiser, Co-moderator

For further information see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

16th Transnational Crime Conference

Miami Beach 17/05/2013 Marc Henzelin Co-Chair: Long arms of the law: bilateral cooperation and the increase in multi-jurisdictional criminal investigations and substitute / Speaker: offshore tax havens and the loss of secrecy in multinational tax fraud investigations and prosecutions

For more information, please see the programme.

Arbitration Institute Finland

International Arbitration Day

Helsinki 22/05/2013 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Persuasive Written Advocacy – How to Prepare Convincing Written Submissions

LALIVE

Legal and Compliance Functions: Effective Guardians of a Company’s Reputation?

Zurich 28/05/2013 Simone Nadelhofer Co-organiser, speaker and moderator: The Board of Directors as guarantor of the legal and compliance function

The Graduate Institute

Round-table with Georges Abi-Saab, Pierre-Marie Dupuy, Peter Haggenmacher

Geneva 29/05/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Le droit international à travers le développement de ses principes

ASA below 40 and ICDR Young & International

The empty chair - arbitrating against absent respondents

Geneva 31/05/2013 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see programme attached.

ASA Below 40 and ICDR Young and International

The empty chair – arbitrating against absent respondents

Geneva 31/05/2013 Laura Halonen Speaker: Resisting enforcement of awards by non-appearing respondents

For more information, see the programme.

Kigali Institute of Administration and Management

Capacity-building seminar for government officials

Rwanda 03/06/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Designing Investment Policies in Developing Countries

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

GAR Live Turkey

Istanbul 04/06/2013 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: What kind of disputes are likely to emanate from Turkey in the coming years?

For more information, please see conference report here.

Università Commerciale “L.Bocconi” / Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI) at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

The Use of Economics in International Arbitration

Milan 06/06/2013 Laura Halonen Speaker: The Intersection of micro-and macroeconomics: Impact of causes of action and defences on damages in investment arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Sociedad Boliviana de Arbitraje

Cuartas Jornadas Internacionales de Arbitraje

La Paz 07/06/2013 Jaime Gallego Moderator: La reestructuración de inversiones y el alcance de su protección bajo los TBIs

For further information see the programme.

British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL)

BIICL Annual Conference 2013 - Righting Private Wrongs: Competition Law, Investors Claims and Mass Litigation in the EU

London 11/06/2013 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Introduction of collective redress for financial investors in Switzerland

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

International Law and Policy Institute

Symposium on Nuclear Weapons in International Law

Norway 17/06/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Designing a Fissile Materials Regime: Insights from Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Comisión de Arbitraje del Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona

Post-grado en Derecho de las Inversiones Internacionales y Arbitraje

Barcelona 19/06/2013 Jaime Gallego Speaker: El sistema arbitral CIADI III: Recursos contra el laudo. Ejecución de un laudo deslocalizado, problemas planteados y alternativas a esos problemas

For further information see the programme.

Lisbon Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Center / APA sub 40

The Powers of Arbitrators

Lisbon 28/06/2013 Joachim Knoll Speaker: The Arbitrators’ Powers

C5 Communications Ltd

Long Term Gas Supply Contracts

Berlin 03/07/2013 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Overcoming the Challenges of Confidentiality and Disclosure in Price Review Disputes

For more information, please see attached.

Management Circle Seminar

Schweizer Recht im Anlagenbau (Swiss Law in The Plant Construction Industry)

Frankfurt 16/07/2013 Bernd Ehle Lecturer, Workshop Director

For further information see the programme.

ICC YAF

Is arbitration heading toward a model procedure (and is that a good thing)?

Paris 18/07/2013 Eleonore Caroit Speaker

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Paris 18/07/2013 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Is arbitration heading toward a model procedure (and is that a good thing)?

Organization of American States / Inter-American Juridical Committee

Annual course on international law

Rio de Janeiro 20/08/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: La Evolución del Derecho Ambiental Internacional (1972-2012)

Young Arbitrators Stockholm (YAS)

YAS 10 Year Jubilee

Stockholm 28/08/2013 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Facts and Documents in International Arbitration – All in or Choose Wisely?

For more information see the programme.

LALIVE – Peters & Peters

Freezing and Restitution of Illicit Assets of Politically Exposed Persons: A Swiss Solution?

Geneva 03/09/2013 Marc Henzelin Moderator

For more information see the programme and the presentation.

LALIVE - Peters & Peters

Freezing and Restitution of Illicit Assets of Politically Exposed Persons: A Swiss Solution?

Geneva 03/09/2013 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Draft Federal Act on the Freezing and Restitution of Potentates' Assets: A Critical Review

For more information see the programme and the presentation.

ELSA Summer Law School on Arbitration

Careers in Arbitration

Geneva 04/09/2013 Bernd Ehle

For further information see the programme and paper.

American Bar Association

Sixth National Institute on the Foreign Corrupt Practices

Washington DC 20/09/2013 Marc Henzelin Speaker: International Anti-Corruption Enforcement – Transnational crime & Swiss perspective

For more information see the programme of the conference and the presentation.

ABA Section of International Law

The 2013 Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference: ABA’s Fifth Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-related Business Disputes

Moscow 27/09/2013 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Hot topics in investor-state arbitration: investor-state arbitration at a crossroads

For more information, see programme attached.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

Advanced PIDA Training International Commercial Arbitration

Paris 01/10/2013 Bernd Ehle Speaker, Moderator: Setting-up of Claimant's Strategy in Preparing the Request for Arbitration

For further information see the programme.

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Swiss European Annual Conference

Zurich 02/10/2013 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Exchange of Tax Information

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

General Meeting and Conference: Confidentiality in Arbitration

Bern 04/10/2013 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Confidentiality in the Proceedings – How is it Dealt with in Practice? Selected issues

For more information see the programme and presentation.

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) North American Branch & Georgetown University Law Center

Privately-Financed Infrastructure Projects: Managing and Resolving Disputes Involving Commercial and State Actors

Washington D.C. 04/10/2013 Bernd Ehle Speaker: State Contracts and Commercial Arbitration (Germany- Switzerland- Austria)

For further information see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Arbitration Committee, Young Practitioners Symposium

Boston 06/10/2013 Marc D. Veit Panel Speaker: The Role of Ethics in International Arbitration

IBA Arbitration Committee, ICC YAF, ICDR Y&I, Young ICCA, YCAP

Young Arbitration Practitioners Symposium: The Role of Ethics in International Arbitration

Boston 06/10/2013 Noradèle Radjai Moderator: Different perspectives on ethical issues in international arbitration

For more information, see the programme attached.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Business Crime Committee

Boston 08/10/2013 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Politicians, malfeasance in office and immunities

For more information see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - International Construction Projects Committee (ICP): Latest developments in Construction

Boston 10/10/2013 Bernd Ehle Speaker: The FIDIC Guidance Memorandum of 1 April 2013 (enforcement of 'binding' DAB decisions)

For further information see the presentation.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) / Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Arbitrators Training Course

Stockholm 15/10/2013 Domitille Baizeau Speaker/Moderator (with Johnny Herre): The Role of the Presiding Arbitrator

For more information see the course outline.

University of Oxford / Oxford’s Public International Law Group

Speaker series

Oxford 17/10/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Sovereignty in Foreign Investment Law

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

ASA Ankara Roadshow

Ankara 22/10/2013 Marc D. Veit Panel Speaker: Arbitration in Switzerland

PMG Consulting Engineers & Economists

30th Anniversary Conference

Lausanne 25/10/2013 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: Time Bars under the FIDIC Conditions of Contract

Swiss Arbitration Academy

CAS in Arbitration - Arbitral Institutions Day

Lucerne 28/10/2013 Laurence Ponty Speaker: An inside view of the LCIA

Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic / Price Waterhouse Coopers

3rd Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference 2013. Investor versus State Settlement Cases: Winning Hands

Prague 31/10/2013 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Successful defences of Respondent States

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Symposium on the relations between foreign investment and environmental law

The Hague 05/11/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Introductory and concluding speech

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

Arbitration regarding contracts with intermediaries - procedural and substantive questions, including allegations of illegality

Geneva 07/11/2013 Bernd Ehle Organiser

For more information, please see the invitation.

Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO)

Paris 07/11/2013 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Iran: vers la fin des sanctions?

For more information, please see the summary.

University of Lausanne – Faculty of law

Conferences on comparative law organised by Prof. Andrea Bonomi

Lausanne 07/11/2013 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Do you speak Mareva? Une institution anglaise à l'aune du droit suisse

For more information see the presentation.

ASA below 40

The Straight And Narrow – Legal And Ethical Rules Applicable To Counsel, Experts And Arbitrators

Zurich 08/11/2013 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme attached.

LALIVE – Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

Bank Payment Obligations: The Way Forward in International Trade?

Geneva 14/11/2013 Melina Llodra Speaker (with Cyrus Siassi and John Walker)

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

LALIVE – Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

Bank Payment Obligations: The Way Forward in International Trade?

Geneva 14/11/2013 Alexander Troller Moderator

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Comisión de Arbitraje del Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona

Post-grado en Derecho de las Inversiones Internacionales y Arbitraje

Barcelona 15/11/2013 David Guerra Bonifacio Co-speaker: El sistema arbitral CIADI III: Recursos contra el laudo. Ejecución de un laudo deslocalizado, problemas planteados y alternativas a esos problemas

For further information see the programme.

Comisión de Arbitraje del Colegio de Abogados de Barcelona

Post-grado en Derecho de las Inversiones Internacionales y Arbitraje

Barcelona 15/11/2013 Jaime Gallego Co-speaker: El sistema arbitral CIADI III: Recursos contra el laudo. Ejecución de un laudo deslocalizado, problemas planteados y alternativas a esos problemas

For further information see the programme.

University of Neuchâtel

New Developments in International Commercial Arbitration 2013

Neuchâtel 15/11/2013 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Emergency Arbitration in Practice

For more information, see the programme.

University of Cambridge / Lauterpacht Centre for International Law

Speaker series

Cambridge 27/11/2013 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Energy in Public International Law

Association of International Business Lawyers (AIBL)

The Use and Abuse of International Investment Arbitration - The State's and the Investor's Perspective

Geneva 29/11/2013 Joachim Knoll Speaker

World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) & European Liaison Office of the German Research Organizations (KOWI)

Arbitration in R&D and Related Commercial Disputes (Training Workshop)

Brussels 29/11/2013 Domitille Baizeau Trainer: International Arbitration in Context; Organisation of Proceedings; Conduct of the Hearing

For more information, see the programme.

Spanish Business Council in Qatar

Sustainability and environmental aspects in construction

Doha 03/12/2013 Melina Llodra Speaker (with Ramy Saleh): Health, safety and environmental legal aspects in construction contracts

For more information, see the presentation and the programme.

ICC, Young ICSID, ICDR Young & International

Young Arbitrators Joint Conference

Paris 05/12/2013 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Inherent powers of arbitrators: are they the true masters of the proceedings?

For more information, see the programme attached.

Permanent Arbitration Court at the Croatian Chamber of Economy

21st Croatian Arbitration Days

Zagreb 06/12/2013 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Calculation of Damages in Construction Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

HUBBIS

Compliance in Asian Wealth Management

Singapore 23/01/2014 Simone Nadelhofer Panel Speaker: Staying vigilant: tax compliance, FATCA, AML and STR

For further information please see the programme.

Austrian Economic Chambers WKO

Internationale Compliance – Standort Schweiz

Zurich 29/01/2014 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Compliance – Rechtslage Schweiz

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Swiss Board Institute

Journée du Conseil d’administration, 3rd edition

Lausanne 30/01/2014 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Co-organiser and Moderator

For more information, see the programme.

Ordre des Avocats de Genève (ODA) – Commission de formation permanente

Séminaire sur la rédaction des contrats commerciaux

Geneva 12/02/2014 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Contrat de vente soumis à la CVIM

For more information, see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

LCIA European Users’ Council Symposium

Paris 15/02/2014 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair: practice and procedure

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Argentina

Multi-sector trade mission in Qatar

Doha 17/02/2014 Melina Llodra Speaker: Doing business in Qatar – Overview of key legal aspects

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

ICCA and the Scuola Superiore della Magistratura in collaboration with the Chamber of Arbitration of Milan and the Associazione Italiana per l’Arbitrato

ICCA New York Convention Roadshow

Naples 04/03/2014 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Analisi degli articoli 3 e 4 della Convenzione

For more information, see the programme.

Alumni and Friends of the School of International Arbitration and Deutscher Anwaltverein

Germany as Seat of Arbitration

Frankfurt am Main 10/03/2014 Laura Halonen Panellist: The Process of International Arbitration: Are Procedural Practices still divergent or are they converging?

AFSIA / DAV Conference

The Process of International Arbitration: Are Procedural Practices still divergent or are they converging?

Frankfurt 10/03/2014 Timothy Foden Lecturer

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) European Branch

Regional Conference on International Arbitration: Arbitration hearings are different from court hearings

Bratislava 13/03/2014 Bernd Ehle Speaker: How to prepare for arbitration hearings as counsel

For more information, see the programme.

Spanish Arbitration Club (CEA -40) / Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA Below 40)

The Taboos in International Arbitration: Corruption in International Arbitration

St. Nicolas La Chapelle 16/03/2014 David Guerra Bonifacio Co-speaker with Ana Morales: The Consequence of a Finding of Corruption and its Conformity to International Public Policy

For more information, see the programme.

Trading Forum

Commodity Markets at a Turning Point

Geneva 18/03/2014 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: The Challenge of optimizing resource allocation is not only an issue for commodity merchants but is also shared by the global society.

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) and the Chamber of Arbitration of Milan

Arbitration Practice Seminar

Tremezzo (Italy) 23/03/2014 Teresa Giovannini Co-panellist: Documentary evidence and The arbitral tribunal’s decisions

For more information, see the programme.

Fundación para la Investigación sobre el Derecho y la Empresa (FIDE)

Madrid 25/03/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Arbitraje internacional y politicas ambientales

Juris Conferences LLC

8th Annual Juris Conference on Investment Treaty Arbitration

Washington 28/03/2014 Timothy Foden Lecturer: New Developments in Definition of “Investment”: what is the role of the Concept of “Property” in Investment Arbitration?

C5 UK

26th Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery

Geneva 28/03/2014 Marc Henzelin Panellist : Dealing with High Profile Litigation – Dos and Don’ts

For more information, see the programme.

Iktissad Events

Swiss Arab Financial Forum

Geneva 03/04/2014 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker

For more information see summary of the event here and articles published in L’Agefi and La Tribune de Genève.

Camara de Comercio, Industria, Servicios, Turismo y de la Producción de Cusco / Asociación Zambrano

II Congreso Internacional de Arbitraje en Contrataciones Públicas

Cusco 03/04/2014 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Algunas reflexiones sobre la corrupción en la contratación pública y su incidencia en el arbitraje internacional / Moderator, presided the following panel: Visión General de las Contrataciones Públicas y del Arbitraje

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Conference on Transnational Crime

Istanbul 04/04/2014 Marc Henzelin Speaker on panel: Legal professional privilege in an uncertain world

For more information, see the programme.

ICCA Congress

Opening Ceremonies

Miami 06/04/2014 Timothy Foden Speaker: A-1 Proof: A Plea for Precision

International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)

22nd ICCA Congress

Miami 08/04/2014 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker on panel “Universal Arbitration”

For more information see the programme.

Academy & Finance

Infractions fiscales et poursuites pénales à l’étranger

Geneva 08/04/2014 Marc Henzelin Chairman / Moderator: Les poursuites pénales à l’étranger contre les professionnels : comment anticiper ? Que faire ?

For more information see summary of the event here and articles published in L’Agefi and La Tribune de Genève.

The Young ICCA Seminar

The Psychology of Persuasive Argument: Do’s and Don’ts for Successful Advocacy.

Miami 10/04/2014 Timothy Foden Panellist

ICC Morocco

Study of a mock case under the ICC Arbitration Rules

Casablanca 24/04/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: L’instruction du dossier/La Réponse à la Demande d’Arbitrage/Négociation et rédaction de la clause d’arbitrage

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) European Branch

European ADR: Ethics, Empathy and Exasperation

Warsaw 25/04/2014 Bernd Ehle Moderator/Speaker: Remedies for Misconduct under the 2013 IBA Guidelines on Party Presentation

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Austria

Schweizer und deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 07/05/2014 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Austria

Schweizer und deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 07/05/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

Globalaw round table

International Inheritance Law

Hamburg 08/05/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: The impact of the EU Regulation on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition and Enforcement of Decisions and Acceptance and Enforcement of Authentic Instruments in matters of Succession of 4 July 2012, No 650/2012 on international successions in Switzerland

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA), 24th Annual Meeting & Conference

Sustaining the Legal World: Gifts and Connections

Vancouver 11/05/2014 André Brunschweiler Speaker and moderator: When do legitimate business development practices become crimes? Overview of anti-corruption laws in Switzerland and Europe

For more information, see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Council Symposium

Tylney Hall, United Kingdom 11/05/2014 Teresa Giovannini Moderator: Practice and procedure

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

Arbitrage global et visions régionales: spécificités de l’arbitrage du point de vue de l’Asie, du Moyen-Orient et d’Amérique latine

Geneva 15/05/2014 Bernd Ehle Organiser, Moderator

For further information, see the invitation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Litigation Forum – International Litigation: Crossing the great divide

Montreal 16/05/2014 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Obtaining evidence abroad: How I can help you?

For more information, see the programme.

Sungard ALM Conference

Zurich 22/05/2014 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Gläubigerbevorzugung im Interbanken- und Geschäftsverkehr

ASA Below 40

Court assistance in international arbitration – how to use it wisely and efficiently

Geneva 23/05/2014 Lorraine de Germiny Moderator: Interim Relief

ASA below 40

Spring Seminar: Court assistance in international arbitration - how to use it wisely and efficiently

Geneva 23/05/2014 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme.

ASA Below 40

Court assistance in international arbitration – how to use it wisely and efficiently

Geneva 23/05/2014 Sam Moss Speaker: Protecting your client’s interests by means of court-ordered interim relief: typical situations and most effective remedies

Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)

8th Biennial Symposium on International Arbitration

Salzburg 25/05/2014 Bernd Ehle Speaker (Panel on Arbitrator Selection and Challenges)

For more information see the programme.

Associazione Italiana per il Diritto Internazionale

Symposium organised by the Italian Yearbook of International Law

Rome 31/05/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Customary Law in Investment Regulation

TERRALEX

Annual Meeting

Indianapolis 06/06/2014 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair and Speaker: Selecting the Right Forum for Interim Measures in International Disputes – A Case Study

For more information, see the presentation.

Practising Law Institute (PLI)

International Arbitration 2014

New-York 09/06/2014 Teresa Giovannini Moderator (Panel on the Case Management Conference)

For more information see the programme.

Collège de France

Paris 13/06/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: L’Etat face à la protection internationale de l’entreprise

Art-Law Centre, University of Geneva

All Art and Cultural Heritage Law Conference

Geneva 14/06/2014 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Due Diligence in the Art Market: The Lawyers’ Case

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Association of Corporate Counsel

Key Considerations in Entering Into an International Joint Venture

Doha 16/06/2014 Melina Llodra Speakers (with Georges Racine and Fouad El Haddad)

For more information, see the presentation and the programme.

Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI)

General Assembly

Brussels 17/06/2014 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The IBA Guidelines on Party Representation – a Swiss Perspective

For more information, see Ms Baizeau’s address.

Spanish Business Council in Qatar

Entering Into an International Joint Venture: Why, When and How?

Doha 17/06/2014 Melina Llodra Speaker (with Georges Racine)

For more information, see the presentation and the programme.

C5

Forum on Transatlantic Litigation

Amsterdam 18/06/2014 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Lifting the Lid on Interim Measures: A Comparative Analysis: Switzerland

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

3rd DIS Baltic Arbitration Days

International enforcement of arbitration awards and arbitration in transport related disputes

Riga 26/06/2014 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards and International Sanctions

C5 Communications Ltd

Long Term Gas Supply Contracts

Berlin 03/07/2014 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: How to Prove a Clear Trigger Event for a Price Reopener

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

IBA Guidelines on Party Representation

Paris 22/07/2014 Sam Moss Speaker: Remedies for Misconduct

Universidade de Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo 06/08/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Keynote speaker: Conflicts between human rights and environmental protection

Korean Commercial Arbitration Board, the Korean Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy and the Seoul International Dispute Resolution Center

Investor-State Dispute Settlement Seminar

Seoul 09/08/2014 Baptiste Rigaudeau Panel Commentator

The Danish Institute of Arbitration

Arbitration of Energy Disputes: New Challenges

Copenhagen 02/09/2014 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker on panel “Dispute settlement options for environmental disputes in the context of energy projects”

For more information see the programme.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA)

Swedish Arbitration Days 2014

Stockholm 05/09/2014 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Expert cooperation in the preparation of expert reports: tools, advantages and issues

For more information see the programme.

ASA below 40 and ICDR Young & International

Thorny practical issues in international arbitration

Bern 05/09/2014 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Hot Topics in European Cross-Border Commercial Disputes: Brussels I Recast and Recent Trends in ECJ and National Case Law

Milan 12/09/2014 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Brussels I Recast: What about Arbitration?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Swiss Bar Association

Annual Congress: Weiterbildungstage des Schweizerischen Anwaltsverbands

Berne 13/09/2014 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: "Young Lawyers" vs. "The View of the Younger Generation"

For more information, see the programme.

Nanjing Agricultural University

Nanjing, China 15/09/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Keynote speaker: Environmental Transition Policies

Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV)

Effective Compliance, strong values and sustainable success (Wirksame Compliance, starke Werte und langfristiger Erfolg)

Bern 18/09/2014 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator and speaker: Presentation ISO 19600 – Compliance Management Systems

ABA Section of International Law

The 2014 Moscow Dispute Resolution Conference: ABA’s Sixth Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-related Business Disputes

Moscow 19/09/2014 Noradèle Radjai Program Chair: Corporate Disputes in a CIS Context: Managing Conflicts between Successive Generations of Shareholders

For more information, see the programme.

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

3rd Annual GAR Live New York

New York 19/09/2014 Teresa Giovannini Panellist & Judge: Session 2: GAR Live Symposium / Session 3: Innovation and IA – the good, the bad and the ugly / Session 4: Oxford union - style debate Motion: ''This house believes witness examination is useless and should be abandoned''

For more information, see the programme.

International Business Law Consortium (IBLC)

Annual General Meeting

Barcelona 21/09/2014 André Brunschweiler Speaker and panellist : “Sanctions” – Compliance Issues for International Businesses

Spanish Business Council in Qatar

Life and Business in Qatar: Practical Tips

Doha 24/09/2014 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: Calculation of Damages in Construction Arbitration

ICC UK

ICC UK Symposium – The Arbitral Award

London 30/09/2014 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: The relevance of national law to drafting and enforcement of awards

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

LAWASIA

27th LAWASIA Conference

Bangkok 06/10/2014 André Brunschweiler Speaker and panellist: “Corporate Securities & Investment” – Hot FDI Destinations of ASEAN Community 2015

For more information, see the programme.

Young ICCA

The Hearing: Evidence and Argument

Geneva 07/10/2014 Noradèle Radjai Co-organizer

Sociedad Boliviana de Arbitraje

5tas Jornadas Internacionales de Arbitraje en Bolivia

La Paz 10/10/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: El cambio de la sede arbitral por parte de un tribunal arbitral o de una institución: ¿medida de buen proveer o exceso manifiesto a sus facultades conferidas?

European Society of Construction Law

Annual Conference: Construction Contract, Arbitration and ADR

Milan 10/10/2014 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Extension of Time Claims and Declaratory Relief in International Construction Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

ELTE University

Budapest 10/10/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Foreign Investment and the Environment in International Law: Recent Developments

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Paris)/ Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

4th ICC / YAF Annual Conference

Istanbul 13/10/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Key Points in Submitting Factual Evidence During the Course of the Written Submissions

For more information, see the programme.

National Association for the Swiss Commodity Industry (STSA) - & Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIG)

Alternative dispute resolution for commodity trading shipping and trade finance (ACT)

London 16/10/2014 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The Swiss Rules of International Arbitration & the Swiss Rules of Commercial Mediation: A Flexible Procedure for Dispute Resolution

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Barcelona International Arbitration Congress

3rd Barcelona International Arbitration Congress

Barcelona 18/10/2014 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Case management and the production of evidence

For more information, see the programme.

IBA Arb40 Subcommittee, ICC Young Arbitrators Forum, Young International Arbitration Practitioner’s

Young International Arbitration Practitioner’s Workshop on Witness Testimony

Tokyo 19/10/2014 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Approaches to Cross-Examination of Witnesses

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association Annual Conference

International Construction Projects Committee – Say What? The Rules of Interpretation at Civil and Common Law

Tokyo 21/10/2014 Sam Moss Speaker: The Swiss approach to contract interpretation – Better suited to the realities of international construction contracts?

HandelSchweiz (Swiss Trade Association)

Anti-trust compliance – Essentials of effective ethics and compliance codes – Presentation ISO 19600 – Compliance Management Systems

Olten 24/10/2014 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Compliance Management Systems – What action needs to be taken

Ministry of Justice & the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre

Legal Seminar Programme

Doha 25/10/2014 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: State Court Assistance in the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration

Academy & Finance

Le nouveau régime des PEP

Geneva 29/10/2014 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Le projet de loi sur le blocage et la restitution des valeurs patrimoniales d’origine illicite de personnes politiquement exposées à l’étranger

For more information, see the programme.

Academy & Finance

Infractions préalables au blanchiment, avoirs non-fiscalisés : quelles sont vos obligations légales ?

Geneva 29/10/2014 Alexander Troller Chair of the conference

For more information, see the programme.

Academy & Finance

Foreign tax crimes, money laundering and criminal proceedings abroad

Zurich 30/10/2014 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: New situation created by the Project of the new Swiss AML Law

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV)

Effective Compliance, strong values and sustainable success

Kloten 30/10/2014 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator and speaker: Presentation ISO 19600 – Compliance Management Systems; and: Particularities of compliance management at industrial firms

University of Basel

Recht aktuell BRUSH UP: Aktuelles aus der Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit

Basel 30/10/2014 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Stossrichtung der Reformen der institutionellen Schiedsregeln der letzten Jahre und anstehende Revision des 12. Kapitels des IPRG

For more information, see the programme.

Comunitat Valenciana and Microcluster VLC/Campus of International Excellence Valencia TICs

I Congreso Internacional de Arbitraje Comercial y Electrónico en Valencia: Ubicación geopolítica valenciana en las transacciones comerciales: El arbitraje como alternativa en la resolución de conflictos << inter partes>>

Valencia 31/10/2014 Jaime Gallego Speaker: El árbitro de emergencia//urgencia en el arbitraje comercial internacional

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Academy

CAS in Arbitration – Arbitral Institutions Day

Neuchâtel 01/11/2014 Laurence Ponty Laurence Ponty Speaker: The LCIA and the LCIA Rules

ASA below 40

Autumn Seminar: Getting to know the industries – energy, construction, financial services

Zurich 07/11/2014 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme.

Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)

Paris 07/11/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Les motifs non-juridiques dans la jurisprudence environnementale internationale

The Irish Arbitration Association

Dublin International Arbitration Day

Dublin 07/11/2014 Timothy Foden Speaker: Document Production in International Arbitration: Is it worth the cost and effort?

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

The Future of Investment Arbitration - TTIP, Transparency and other Trends

Hamburg 19/11/2014 Laura Halonen Speaker: Narrower Substantive Standards of Protection?

AIJA Half-Year Conference

Santiago de Chile 20/11/2014 Matthias Gstoehl Moderator: Quantification of damages in post M&A disputes

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

GAR Live Dubai

Dubai 20/11/2014 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The Future of Investment Arbitration in the Middle East

For more information, see the programme.

Finnish Arbitration Academy

Case management and advocacy in international arbitration

Helsinki 24/11/2014 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Advocacy before International Arbitral Tribunals

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Institute of World Business Law

Annual Meeting: Addressing Issues of Corruption in Commercial and Investment Arbitration

24/11/2014 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair and speaker: Definitions and scope of the issues

For more information, see the programme.

Global Energy Geneva

Global Energy 2014 Conference

Geneva 02/12/2014 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Regulation and Liberalization of Gas Markets in Europe: Lessons for the Industry

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Global Energy Forum

Global Energy 2014 Conference

Geneva 02/12/2014 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: The Impact of Gas Market Regulation and Liberalization on Gas Pricing

For more information, see the programme, the presentation and the article published in the Agefi.

LCIA Young International Arbitration Group

The Future of European Investment Protection and ISDS

London 03/12/2014 Laura Halonen Speaker: This house believes that the new EU Regulation on financial responsibility for EU investor-state disputes will hinder Investors in bringing Investor-state claims (opposing motion)

Permanent Arbitration Court at the Croatian Chamber of Economy

22nd Croatian Arbitration Days

Zagreb 04/12/2014 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Rights and Duties of Experts

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Constituting an Arbitral Tribunal: Human Nature, the Party-Appointed Arbitrator and What They Didn’t Teach You in Law School

Cairo 04/12/2014 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Panelist: The Role of the Party-Appointed Arbitrator

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Looking back on 2014 as we look to 2015

London 09/12/2014 Joachim Knoll Speaker

Vienna Conference

Vienna Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons

Vienna 09/12/2014 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Nuclear Weapons under International Environmental Law

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) / German Arbitration Institute (DIS)

Arbitration Practice Seminar

Badenweiler 18/01/2015 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair

For more information, see the programme.

Arab-Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Annual General Meeting

Zurich 19/01/2015 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Organiser

ICC YAF – ARBIT

The Reform Club opens to a worldwide community: International Arbitrators at the dawn of the 21st century

Torino 24/01/2015 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: Interviewing a prospective arbitrator: need to know and risk of bias

The Art-Law Foundation and the Centre for Banking and Financial Law of the University of Geneva

Art Finance & Law: Risks, Rules and Opportunities in Art Investment

Geneva 26/01/2015 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and moderator

For more information, see the programme.

Young ICCA (International Council for Commercial Arbitration)

Interim Measures in International Commercial Arbitration

Brussels 30/01/2015 Sam Moss Speaker: Effective advocacy in defending against applications for interim measures

Swiss Board Institute

Journée du Conseil d’administration, 4th edition

Lausanne 05/02/2015 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Co-organiser and Moderator

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Annual Conference: The Arbitrators' Initiative: When, Why and How Should It Be Used?

Geneva 06/02/2015 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair

For more information, see the programme.

ICDR Y&I, the Costa Rican Young Arbitrators Association and the Law Students Association of Universidad de Costa Rica

Guerrilla Tactics in International Arbitration

Costa Rica 20/02/2015 David Guerra Bonifacio Speaker: Guerrilla Tactics in International Arbitration: the perspective of the arbitral institutions

For more information, see the programme.

African Institute of International Law

Training Workshop on Bilateral Investment Treaties and Arbitration

Arusha, Tanzania 20/02/2015 Laura Halonen Teacher: Modules 2-3: Core Principles of International Investment Law and Standards of Investment Protection

For more information, see the programme and the presentations.

Istanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Law

International Construction Contracts and Dispute Resolution

Istanbul 21/02/2015 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Efficient Dispute Resolution in International Construction Disputes: The role of the institution: The Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Graduate Institute

Geneva 26/02/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Geneva as a Global Environmental Hub

Beck Akademie Seminare

13. Petersberger Schiedstage 2015

Königsberg 28/02/2015 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Company law disputes – The Swiss point of view

For more information, see the presentation

ICC YAF

Preliminary and urgent matters

Paris 01/03/2015 Eleonore Caroit Speaker

ICC YAF and ASA below 40

Striving for Efficiency in Complex Dispute Management

Geneva 05/03/2015 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information see the programme.

Columbia Law School and the Columbia International Arbitration Association

Columbia Arbitration Day 2015 - Back to Basics: Enduring Challenges in International Arbitration Law

New York 06/03/2015 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Res Judicata and Collateral Estoppel in International Arbitration

International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)

Third Party Funding in Investment Arbitration

Frankfurt 09/03/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Representation of Host State in Mock Arbitration on Third-Party-Funding questions

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Swiss-Chinese Dispute Resolution Forum

Shanghai 12/03/2015 Marc D. Veit Moderator and Workshop leader: Arbitration in Switzerland

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

Séminaire intensif de formation à la pratique de l’arbitrage international

Geneva 13/03/2015 Bernd Ehle Speaker: The Request for Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Institute of World Business Law / School of International Arbitration (SIA) / Queen Mary University of London (QMC)

30th Annual ICC SIA QMC Joint Symposium of Arbitrators

Paris 18/03/2015 Matthias Scherer Speaker: Sanctions for Breach of the Arbitration Agreement

For more information, see the programme.

C5 UK

28th Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery

Geneva 20/03/2015 Marc Henzelin Speaker: How Private Prosecutions / Positions as Aggrieved Parties can be Used as a Weapon in Civil Fraud Cases

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

IBA Art, Cultural Institutions and Heritage Conference

Pure Love of Art versus Mere Investment

London 27/03/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: How and where to structure an art collection? How best to pass on a collection through generations?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF) - Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)

Young approaches to arbitration

Vienna 28/03/2015 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Interim measures

Camara de Comercio, Industria, Servicios, Turismo y de la Producción de Cusco / Asociación Zambrano

III Congreso Internacional de Arbitraje en Contrataciones Públicas

Cusco 28/03/2015 Jaime Gallego Speaker: El árbitro de emergencia/urgencia en el arbitraje comercial internacional

Juris Conferences LLC

Eleventh Annual Leading Arbitrators’ Symposium

Vienna 30/03/2015 Teresa Giovannini

Chairman

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) below 40 and Comité Français de l’Arbitrage (CFA) 40

The Better Seat? France v. Switzerland

Paris 14/04/2015 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: The Arbitrator and the Judge

ICDR Young & International

The Role of Counsel in Document Production: How Far Should the Duties Go? What Are the Sanctions?

Geneva 16/04/2015 Sam Moss Speaker: A critical view of the IBA Guidelines on Party Representation in International Arbitration

ICC - University of Krakow

Workshop ICC Arbitration and ADR Training

Krakow 18/04/2015 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Challenge and Enforcement of [foreign] Awards

Queen Mary University of London – Centre for Commercial Law Studies

The Procedure of International Arbitration: How Effective are the Tools?

London 22/04/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Current and Preferred Practices in the Arbitral Process vs New Initiatives to Increase Efficiency and Reduce Costs

For more information, see the programme.

Young Arbitration Club Finland (YACF)

Tallinn Event on Independence and Impartiality of Arbitrators in Small Countries

Tallinn 23/04/2015 Laura Halonen Speaker: Independence and Impartiality of Arbitrators in Small Countries

For more information, see the programme.

CFA 40/ASA Below 40

The Better Seat? France v. Switzerland

Paris 24/04/2015 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: Evidentiary Issues

ASA below 40 and CFA 40

The Better Seat? France v. Switzerland

Paris 24/04/2015 Noradèle Radjai Co-organiser (Co-chair of ASA below 40) and Speaker

For more information see the programme.

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

Live BITs Conference

Washington 27/04/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Accommodating human rights and environmental protection within investment law

University of Cambridge

Cambridge 28/04/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Intellectual property rights as protected investments

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

YUKOS – understanding the legal, quantum and tax issues in a US$ 50 billion award

Geneva 28/04/2015 Bernd Ehle Organiser, Moderator

For further information, see the invitation.

ICC Austria

Schweizer und deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Dornbirn 06/05/2015 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für österreichische Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for Austrian legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Austria

Schweizer und deutsches Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (Swiss and German law as an alternative in international contracts)

Dornbirn 07/05/2015 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für österreichische Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for Austrian legal practitioners)

For more information, see the programme.

XX. Atelier de la Concurrence

Arbitration in Antitrust: possibilities and benefits

Geneva 07/05/2015 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker

For more information, see the programme.

Association des Avocats Conseils d'Entreprises (ACE, International Section)

Art in all its Forms

Bologna 08/05/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: The sale of art online

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

25th Annual Meeting & Conference

Hong Kong 09/05/2015 Simone Nadelhofer Panellist: Ad Hoc Anti-Corruption and Rule of Law Committee: Corporates, Court Processes & Anti Bribery & Corruption Legislation

For more information, see the programme.

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA), 25th Annual Meeting & Conference

Cross Border Investment Committee (CBIC); State Owned Enterprises: Its Unique Features & Unique Challenges

Hong Kong 09/05/2015 André Brunschweiler Panellist

For more information, see the programme.

City, University of London & HEC Paris

The New Intellectual Property of Health-Related Goods

London 11/05/2015 Leonid Shmatenko Speaker: Packaging-related Measures for Alcohol and Unhealthy Food and their Impact on Trademarks

For more information, see the presentation.

 

HKIAC-ICCA Summit

The Young ICCA Soap Box

Hong-Kong 13/05/2015 Timothy Foden Moderator: Transparency in International Commercial Arbitration: the Way of the Future or the Beginning of the End?

Yale

Climate Dialogue

Paris 26/05/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Legal aspects of pillar 4 actors in climate governance

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

YUKOS – Understanding the legal, quantum and tax issues in a US$ 50 billion award

Geneva 28/05/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker

For more information, see the programme.

Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce

Helsinki International Arbitration Day

Helsinki 28/05/2015 Veijo Heiskanen Keynote Speaker: Key to Efficiency in International Arbitration

(Published as a Kluwer Arbitration Blog)

For more information see the programme.

Court of Arbitration LEWIATAN

International Conference for Promoting Arbitration on “2015 Dispute Resolution in M&A/JV Transactions: Tactics, Challenges, Defences”

Warsaw 28/05/2015 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Issues of Documentary Evidence

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Bayfield Training

Great Cities Conference

Italy 29/05/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Urbanisation and Climate Change – Mapping City Action

University of Padova

General Principles of Law and International Investment Arbitration

Italy 29/05/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Public interests of the host State

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

Drafting Effective International Contracts – Workshop-seminar on International Sales, Agency and Distributorship Contracts

Roma 30/05/2015 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker : How to Deal with Claims for Defects (Non - Conformity) of the Goods? Moderator: Workshop-discussion with the Participants on examples of Limitation of Liability Clauses

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Investment Treaty Arbitration: Importance for Switzerland

Zurich 02/06/2015 Marc D. Veit Panellist

World Economic Forum

Seminar as part of the E15 Initiative on extractive industries

Geneva 11/06/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: Regulating externalities of foreign investment in extractive industries

ASA below 40

Spring Seminar: Written Advocacy

Geneva 12/06/2015 Noradèle Radjai Organizer (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme.

International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)

Annual Arbitration Conference: Consent to Arbitration

Paris 13/06/2015 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: How to draft an arbitration clause?

For more information, see the programme.

Institute for Transnational Arbitration

27th Annual ITA Workshop: Subconscious Influences in International Arbitration

Dallas 17/06/2015 Noradèle Radjai Panellist: Is International Arbitration really flexible?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Global Arbitration Review

3rd Annual GAR Live Istanbul: Investment arbitration session

Istanbul 25/06/2015 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Investment arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Global ICC YAF Conference

London 25/06/2015 Laura Halonen Speaker: The future of the practice of international arbitration – Who Owns the Process?

For more information, see the programme.

Ghana Bar Association / American Bar Association’s Section of International Law

The Evolving Spectrum in Dispute Resolution Management

Accra, Ghana 17/07/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Procedural Issues in Arbitration – The Civil Law Perspective / Speaker: Introduction to Investment Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Simpósio Internacional Mudanças Climáticas e Recursos Genéticos: Regulamentação Jurídica na COP21 funded by the Brazil Federal Government

Florianopolis, Brazil 17/08/2015 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker: The Future of the Climate Change Regime

ELSA Switzerland

2nd Summer Law School on Arbitration

Geneva 26/08/2015 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Annulment of International Arbitral Awards / Career Panel

For further information see the programme.

AIJA Annual Congress

London 04/09/2015 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: State Court Participation in Arbitration – Help or Hindrance?

Düsseldorf International Arbitration School

8th Edition

Düsseldorf 08/09/2015 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Bridging the Gap between Different Cultures in International Arbitration

ThomsonReuters Compliance Conversation

Building a better future for compliance & risk

Zurich 08/09/2015 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker and panellist: Managing Regulatory Complexity

For more information, see the presentation.

25th Economic Forum in Krynica

Compliance Management

Krynica 08/09/2015 Daniel Lucien Bühr Panellist: Compliance as a key for successful business

International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR) and LALIVE

Settlement Opportunities Before, During and After Arbitration

Geneva 17/09/2015 Teresa Giovannini Speaker

 

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Arbitration Seminar and Workshop

Istanbul 17/09/2015 Marc D. Veit Moderator and Workshop leader

Association des Avocats Conseils d'Entreprises (ACE)

Les matinées d’étude des commissions REL et droit de l’art

Paris 22/09/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Les mécanismes alternatifs de résolution des différends à la rencontre du marché de l’art : La vision suisse

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Centro de Analisis y Resolución de Conflictos / Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

IX Congreso Internacional de Arbitraje

Lima 24/09/2015 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Procedencia y criterios para la cuantificación de los daños y perjuicios en el arbitraje

For more information, see the programme.

Association of International Business Lawyers (AIBL)

Doing Business in Qatar and the UAE

Geneva 25/09/2015 Melina Llodra Speaker (with Georges Racine)

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF)

Investment Arbitration in Practice: A view from the inside

Geneva 26/09/2015 Jaime Gallego Moderator: Getting to the end of the process: issues, strategies and challenges

For more information, see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

LCIA European Users’Council Symposium

Vienna 04/10/2015 Veijo Heiskanen Co-Chair: Practice and Procedure

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum/IBA Arb40

ICC YAF/IBA Arb40 Practitioner’s Workshop on Oral Advocacy: Opening & Closing Statements

Vienna 04/10/2015 Noradèle Radjai Member of Tribunal/Panellist 3: Opening statements by Claimant and Respondent

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Business Crime Committee

Vienna 07/10/2015 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Tax planning structures for the members of the corporate bodies and for the external advisers in case of tax audit

For more information, see the programme.

Tehran Regional Arbitration Centre (TRAC)

TRAC International Arbitration Day

Tehran 08/10/2015 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Arbitration Involving State Parties: Meaning of “State” and Practical Considerations Related to International Arbitration involving State Parties

International Bar Association (IBA)

2015 Annual Conference – Session on Counsel Ethics (Professional Ethics Committee, Judges’ Forum, Arbitration Committee, Litigation Committee)

Vienna 08/10/2015 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Martial arts ethics: the offensive and defensive use of the rules of professional conduct

International Bar Association (IBA) – International Construction Projects Committee

2015 Annual Conference; Panel: See spot run: a construction lawyer’s primer on the all-important ICC rules of arbitration

Vienna 08/10/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Joinder and Consolidation under the ICC Rules

For more information, see the programme.

Georgian International Arbitration Centre (GIAC)

GIAC Arbitration Days 2015

Tbilisi 10/10/2015 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Corruption in Arbitration - Must or May an Arbitrator Refer Suspicions of Corruption to Competent Authorities?

For more information, see the programme.

The Law School of Bucharest University and ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

States and State Entities in International Arbitration

Bucharest 16/10/2015 Laura Halonen Speaker: Counterclaims in investment arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Sociedad Boliviana de Arbitraje (SBA)

6tas Jornadas Internacionales de Arbitraje

La Paz 16/10/2015 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Nuevos Límites al Arbitraje de Inversión en Europa

For more information, see the programme.

The Belgian Center for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI40)

What Counsel in Arbitration can do, must do or must not do?

Brussels 20/10/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: How (not) to behave as counsel in arbitration - practical tips and observations: the arbitrator’s point of view

For more information, please see the programme.

Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA)

Tempus fugit. La urgencia en el arbitraje-L'urgenza nell'arbitrato

Rome 23/10/2015 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Cómo agilizar el procedimiento arbitral (Medidas cautelares de derecho o de mérito sobre los hechos documentalmente probados)

For more information, see the programme.

C5

4th Miami Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery

Miami 27/10/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Fraud and Asset Recovery in Latin American and Caribbean Jurisdictions: The Duvalier Case

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

UNCITRAL Asia-Pacific Judicial Summit

Anti-arbitration injunctions

Hong Kong 28/10/2015 Marc D. Veit Speaker and Panellist

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

59th Annual Congress - International Sales Commission: Incoterms 2010

Valencia, Spain 30/10/2015 Melina Llodra Speaker

For more information, see the presentation.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Distribution Law and Arbitration

Torino 04/11/2015 Thomas Widmer Speaker: Intellectual Property Claims in Distribution Contracts Related Disputes

For more information, see the programme.

The Irish Arbitration Association

Dublin International Arbitration Day

Dublin 05/11/2015 Timothy Foden Speaker: Conduct of counsel before arbitral tribunals

ASA below 40

Autumn Seminar: Oral Advocacy

Zurich 06/11/2015 Noradèle Radjai Organizer (Co-chair of ASA below 40)

For more information, see the programme.

German-Swiss Lawyers’ Association (DSJV)

Schiedsgerichte im Deutsch-Schweizerischen Rechtsverkehr

Berlin 06/11/2015 Bernd Ehle Organiser, Moderator

For further information, see the invitation.

University of Graz

(Internationales) Erbrecht: Aktuelle Reformen und Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit

Graz 11/11/2015 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Schiedsfähigkeit erbrechtlicher Streitigkeiten und Wirksamkeit letztwillig eingesetzter Schiedsgerichte in internationalen Erbfällen

For more information, see the programme.

Academy & Finance

Le nouveau tournant de la place financière suisse

Geneva 13/11/2015 Marc Henzelin Speaker: L’entraide judiciaire accordée par la Suisse en matière d’infractions fiscales, de corruption, de recel d’argent public : que montrent les affaires en cours ?

For more information, see the programme.

Fondation pour le droit de l’art et Centre du droit de l’art

Colloque sur “Le blanchiment d’argent dans le marché de l’art : une réalité?”

Geneva 13/11/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Les devoirs de diligence des acteurs du marché de l’art

For more information, see the programme.

Globalaw

Globalaw Insolvency and Bankruptcy Initiative Conference

Amsterdam 20/11/2015 Ani Homberger Co-organiser

Camara de Comercio de Santo Domingo & Escuela Nacional de la Judicatura de República Dominicana

Dimensión judicial del Arbitraje

Santo Domingo 24/11/2015 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: La audiencia arbitral & Causales de anulación -¿Qué significan?, ¿Qué no?

For more information, see the programme.

Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement - Bureau National du Maroc

Garanties et Cautionnement dans les Marchés Publiques

Rabat, Morocco 25/11/2015 Melina Llodra Speaker

For more information, see the presentation.

ICC Lex Mercatoria

4th International Conference on International Sales Law and International Commercial Arbitration

Minsk, Belarus 27/11/2015 Sam Moss Speaker: The FIDIC Conditions in the light of the laws of civilian jurisdictions

University Saint-Joseph of Beirut

La Cour pénale internationale et les pays arabes

Beirut 27/11/2015 Marc Henzelin Speaker: La problématique de la compétence universelle

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Association for Standardization (SNV)

Governance, Risk and Compliance Management in the public sector

Bern 01/12/2015 Daniel Lucien Bühr Chair, speaker, moderator

For more information, please see the programme and the presentation.

ITA-CANACO

10th Annual Americas Workshop, Underlying Corruption Issues in International Arbitration

Mexico city 01/12/2015 Marc D. Veit Speaker and Panellist: Proving Corruption, what should be the applicable standard

Barreau de Paris

Journée Européenne de l’Avocat – Rentrée du Barreau de Paris

Paris 10/12/2015 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Les méthodes alternatives de résolution des litiges et mondialisation : peut-on échapper à l’uniformisation des pratiques ?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Indian Council of Arbitration

International Conference – Arbitration in the era of globalization

Delhi 12/12/2015 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Best arbitration practices across borders

For more information, please see the programme.

Transnational Law Center (University of Ghent)

The Role of Technology and the Internet in International Arbitration

Ghent 11/01/2016 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Arbitrators and the digital world

Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA), Institute for Energy Law (IEL), International Court of Arbitration (ICC)

3rd Annual ITA-IEL-ICC Joint Conference on International Energy Arbitration

Houston 14/01/2016 Marc D. Veit Panelist: Navigating the Changing Geopolitical Landscape during an Energy Dispute

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Commercial Arbitration Involving States: Public Interests and Private Justice?

Zurich 22/01/2016 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Setting the scene: Commercial Arbitration Involving States – Successes and Failures of the Process. The states’ perspectives

For more information, please see the programme.

Club Español del Arbitraje / ICC Spain

Los métodos alternativos de resolución de controversias

Madrid 22/01/2016 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Peritos y resolución de conflictos (la obligación de imparcialidad)

For more information, see the programme.

Vienna Arbitration Center (VIAC) / Arbitration Austria (ArbAut)

Vienna Arbitration Days 2016: The road to predictability in the conduct of the proceedings in international arbitration

Vienna 23/01/2016 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The role of the arbitral tribunal and counsel

For more information, see Ms Baizeau’s PowerPoint presentation.

Swiss Board Institute

Journée du Conseil d’administration, 5th edition

Lausanne 04/02/2016 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Co-organiser

For more information, see the programme.

ArbitralWomen / Bryan Cave LLP

How women thrive in international arbitration

London 09/02/2016 Domitille Baizeau Panellist

For more information, see invitation and the report in Global Arbitration Review (GAR).

Fondation pour le droit de l’art et l’Association des Avocats Conseils d’Entreprises

Art Finance & Law: Risques, règles et opportunités dans les investissements en art

Paris 12/02/2016 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and moderator

For more information see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF)

Challenges in representing Parties to Investor-State Arbitration

Paris 18/02/2016 Jaime Gallego Speaker: Investor’s and State’s perspective

For more information, see the programme.

Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA) Belgium

EU law and arbitration

Brussels 19/02/2016 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Conclusive remarks

For more information, please see the programme.

Mannheim International Arbitration Conference

Effective Fact Finding vs. Information Overload: Too Much Paper in Arbitration?

Mannheim 26/02/2016 Marc D. Veit Moderator: Shifting the Burden of Proof – An Efficient Alternative to Document Production?

ICC Institute of World Business Law and School of International Arbitration

Powers and Duties of Arbitrators: Rules, Law, Practice and Ethics, Emergency Arbitration and Dealing with Sanctions

London 29/02/2016 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: “Dealing with uncooperative counsel”

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

Geneva 29/02/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Moderator: “TTIP Negotiations: Investor-State Dispute Settlement is Taken to Court”

For more information, please see the programme.

Europe Institute at the University of Zurich

Seminar «2. Tagung zur Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit: Hot Topics”

Zurich 03/03/2016 Matthias Scherer Speaker: investment treaty disputes arising from construction projects

For more information, see the programme.

University of Cambridge

Cambridge Arbitration Day 2016

Cambridge 05/03/2016 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Multiple Parties in International Arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

New Trends in Investment Arbitration

Frankfurt am Main 08/03/2016 David Guerra Bonifacio Speaker: Third-party intervention – from “amicus” to “inimicus” curiae in Investor-State disputes

For more information, see the programme.

Franco-British Lawyers Society (FBLS)

FBLS Dublin 2016 - Which seat to choose?

Dublin 10/03/2016 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Which seat to choose? England, France, Ireland, Scotland, Switzerland

For more information, see the programme.

Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

Investment Arbitration under the SCC Rules

Frankfurt 11/03/2016 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Efficient presentation of evidence: Issues of confidentiality and privilege

For more information, see the programme.

CIArb & ArbitralWomen Second International Women's Conference

"This House Believes…"

Paris 16/03/2016 Melissa Magliana Speaker

C5

10th Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery

Geneva 18/03/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Asset Recovery Developments in the Middle East & North African (MENA) Region

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

C5

10th Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery

Geneva 18/03/2016 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Receivership Orders in Respect of Assets Held by Offshore Companies in Aid of Asset Recovery

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Collège de France

La responsabilité solidaire en droit international, européen et comparé de l'environnement

Paris 29/03/2016 Jorge E. Viñuales Speaker

American Society of International Law

110th ASIL Annual Meeting: Charting New Frontiers in International Law

Washington, DC 30/03/2016 Noradèle Radjai Speaker/Panellist: Arbitrating the Public Interest

For more information, see the programme.

Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs

Regional Courses in International Law – Introduction to International Law

Montevideo 01/04/2016 Jorge E. Viñuales Lecturer

Arbitral Women

Young Arbitral Women Practitioners (YAWP) Conference

Zurich 08/04/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Panellist: Skills that make a difference: What it takes to be effective counsel in international arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Young ArbitralWomen Practitioners Launch Conference

"Moving from counsel to arbitrator: How to get your foot in the door – and keep it there"

Zurich 08/04/2016 Melissa Magliana Speaker

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

26th Annual Meeting & Conference: Diverse Challenges, Global Solutions

Kuala Lumpur 16/04/2016 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Corporate Compliance – ISO Standard 19600, Compliance Management Systems

American Bar association (ABA) - Section of International Law

Spring Meeting 2016

New York 16/04/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: On the Trail of Hot Money… Busting Trusts, Piercing Veils and Other Means of Locking Down Stolen Assets

For more information see the programme.

The Cité Universitaire of Geneva

Conférence des Directeurs et Directrices des résidences pour étudiants

Geneva 18/04/2016 Thomas Widmer Speaker : Le droit du bail dans les résidences pour étudiants

For more information, see the presentation.

University of Zurich

MAS Economic Crimes & Corporate Resilience

Zurich 25/04/2016 Simone Nadelhofer Guest speaker: Internal Investigations

For more information, see the presentation.

MAS Economic Crimes & Corporate Resilience

University of Zurich

Zurich 25/04/2016 Katja Böttcher Guest speaker: Internal Investigations

For more information, see the presentation.

American University of Sharjah - The Iraqi Public Policy and Leadership Programme

International Arbitration Conference

Dubai 29/04/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Investment Arbitration in the MENA Region and Iraq’s Accession to ICSID

International Bar Association (IBA)

International Construction Projects Committee (ICP): Working Weekend

Lisbon 07/05/2016 Bernd Ehle Moderator: Projects under pressure due to the oil price situation: is there any way out?

For further information, see the programme.

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) African Users' Council Symposium

Dispute Resolution in Africa

Balaclava, Mauritius 07/05/2016 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair: Arbitration Efficiency: Cost and Duration

For more information, see the programme.

ICCA 2016 Congress

"International Arbitration and Its Conformity with the Rule of Law"

Mauritius 11/05/2016 Melissa Magliana Reporter

ICCA 2016 Congress

International Arbitration and Its Contribution to the Rule of Law

Port Louis, Mauritius 11/05/2016 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: The Arbitrator’s Duty and Power to Raise the Corruption Defence and Investigate Corruption Sua Sponte

For more information, see the programme and Ms Baizeau’s presentation. Her full article on the subject is being published in the 2016 ICCA Yearbook (Kluwer International).

ICDR Y&I, Bolivian Chamber of Hydrocarbons and Energy (CBHE)

Tips for an effective arbitration on energy and hydrocarbons

Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia 23/05/2016 David Guerra Bonifacio Speaker: Preparing an affective request for arbitration or memorial

For more information, see the programme.

2nd ICDR Y&I Swiss Chalet Debate

"Early Case Assessment – Blessing or Curse? | Loser Pays – What About the Success Fees?"

Geneva 24/05/2016 Melissa Magliana Moderator

Association of International Business Lawyers (AIBL)

Structuring and Negotiating International Joint Ventures

Geneva 27/05/2016 Melina Llodra Speaker

For more information, see the invitation and the presentation.

2nd Global Conference of the Co-Chairs' Circle

"Settlement facilitation and preliminary views by arbitrators – an option for every arbitration?"

Helsinki 27/05/2016 Melissa Magliana Moderator

AIA / EFILA / CIArb

Updates on EU Related Arbitration – A Selection of New, Controversial and Hot Topics

Brussels 27/05/2016 Christophe Guibert de Bruet Speaker: Potential Investment Arbitration Consequences of the Brexit

Co-Chairs' Circle

2nd Global Conference: Controversy in International Arbitration

Helsinki 28/05/2016 Laura Halonen Moderator: Initiatives aimed at naming or shaming arbitrators – could they work?

For more information, see the programme.

Musée des Beaux-Arts du Locle

La Grande Table - Le prix d’une œuvre d’art : le tabou !

Le Locle 29/05/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker

For more information, see the programme.

Roschier Arbitration Forum 2016

"The Winning Strategy"

Stockholm 31/05/2016 Melissa Magliana Speaker

DIS40

Pitfalls and Strategies in Communication with Arbitral Tribunals

Frankfurt 01/06/2016 Laura Halonen Speaker: Different advocacy channels to effectively communicate with tribunals

Center for International Legal Studies

International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg, Austria 02/06/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Panellist: Ethics and Counsel Duties to Tell the Truth

For more information, see the programme.

Fondation pour le droit de l’art

L’art du contrat – Les ventes d’œuvres d’art

Geneva 02/06/2016 Sandrine Giroud Organiser

For more information, see the programme.

German Institute of Arbitration (DIS)

5th DIS Baltic Arbitration Days 2016: The Relation between State Courts and Arbitral Tribunals

Riga 02/06/2016 Laura Halonen Speaker: Perspectives – Switzerland and England

For more information, see the programme.

Deutscher Anwaltstag

Berlin 03/06/2016 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Strafbarkeit und Verantwortung von Unternehmen im internationalen Geschäftsverkehr

Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)

9th Biennial International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg 05/06/2016 Bernd Ehle Moderator (Panel on Construction Arbitration)

For more information see the programme.

Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)

9th Biennial International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg 05/06/2016 Teresa Giovannini Moderator: Panel on Ethics

For more information see the programme.

ESTE ARTE, Gallery Studio Sandra Recio, LALIVE

Making Space for Latin American Art

Geneva 10/06/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Legal tips to art lovers and art collectors

For more information, see the invitation and the presentation.

AIJA Seminar

Shower of regulation on the Financial and Insurance sectors: where does the journey end?

Zurich 10/06/2016 Matthias Gstoehl Moderator: How to run investigations

ASA jointly with BAC & CIETAC in Beijing; SHIAC in Shanghai

Swiss-Chinese Arbitration Seminar & Workshops

Shanghai 14/06/2016 Marc D. Veit Speaker

Institute for Transnational Arbitration

28th Annual ITA Workshop: When Justice Delayed Would Be Justice Denied: Emergency Arbitrators and Interim Measures in International Arbitration

Dallas 15/06/2016 Noradèle Radjai Panellist: Mock: Interim Measures Hearing – Part 1

For more information, see the programme.

Alix Partners

Dine & Debate

Zurich 15/06/2016 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker : Internal Investigations – Legal pitfalls and cross-border issues

For more information, see the presentation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

14th Annual IBA Anti-Corruption Conference

Paris 16/06/2016 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Double jeopardy in investigations and prosecutions: risks and best practices for companies and individuals

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) Geneva Group

L’intervention du juge d’appui dans l’arbitrage international et interne

Geneva 16/06/2016 Bernd Ehle Organiser, Moderator

For further information, see the invitation.

Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration

Chinese-European Dispute Resolution Seminar

Shenzhen 18/06/2016 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Arbitration Swiss Style: Location, Law and Arbitration Rules

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Launch of ASA South-East Asia (SEA) Chapter: Arbitration in Switzerland and Singapore: exchange of best practices

Singapore 20/06/2016 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Iura novit curia: What about due process?

C5

Anti-Corruption Conference

London 21/06/2016 Simone Nadelhofer Panellist : Internal Investigation: Planning for the Investigative Protocol, Managing the Data Constraints and Building the Technology Infrastructure to Support your Investigation - determining what countries are implicated in the investigation and why it matters

For more information, please see the programme.

SC Eurasia

Eurasian Natural Gas Infrastructure Conference

Athens 23/06/2016 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: What is the appropriate legal framework for cross-border gas pipeline projects?

For more information, see the programme. For further information see http://www.engi-conference.com.

Conseil National des Barreaux Français

1er Etats Généraux de l’Arbitrage : Faites de l’arbitrage !

Paris 30/06/2016 Eleonore Caroit Speaker and organiser: Confidentialité et technicité de l’arbitrage

For more information, see the programme.

C5 Business Information in a Global Context

C5’s 6th Annual Congress on Successfully Negotiating & Renegotiating Long Term Gas Supply Contracts 2016

Berlin 30/06/2016 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Sophisticated Ways of Resolving Pricing and Contract Disputes: From Negotiation Phase to Dispute Settlement Phase including Lessons Learnt for New Contracts to be Drafted

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Summer Course on International Arbitration

Paris 04/07/2016 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: Drafting an arbitration clause

For more information, see the programme.

European University Viadrina

VI. Viadrina Compliance Congress 2016

Frankfurt (Oder) 07/07/2016 Daniel Lucien Bühr Panellist

For more information, please see the programme.

Arbitration Center of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Arbitration Futures: the next 10 years

Lisbon 08/07/2016 David Guerra Bonifacio Commentator: Arbitration in 2026

For more information, see the programme.

Indian Council of Arbitration (ICA)

International Arbitration in India: Changes & Challenges

New Delhi 11/07/2016 Marc D. Veit Panelist: Emergency Arbitrations and Enforcement of Arbitration Awards

International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) Young & International

Early case assessments and awarding success fees

Geneva 25/07/2016 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Success fees

The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies & Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights

Executive Training for Judges from the Judiciary of Thailand: The Judicial Training on Law on Human Trafficking

Geneva 31/08/2016 Maria Vinogradova Speaker: Repression of traffickers: the distinctive traits of the crime of human trafficking under international law

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Stockholm Chamber of Commerce / Advokatfirman Lindahl

Do Arbitrators tend to stretch their Jurisdiction in Investment Arbitration? A debate based on the Yukos awards

Stockholm 07/09/2016 Joachim Knoll Speaker: The rules of interpretation of bilateral investment treaties

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Quantifying Claims in Post-M&A Disputes

Bern 16/09/2016 Marc D. Veit Moderator: Presentation and Calculation of Damages in Post-M&A Disputes

International Bar Association Arb40 Subcommittee

IBA Arb40 Practitioner’s Symposium entitled New Frontiers in International Arbitration: Regional and Cross-cultural Perspectives

Washington, DC 18/09/2016 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Launch of IBA Arb40 Toolkit for Award Writing

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Anti-Money Laundering Legislation Implementation Working Group

Washington DC 19/09/2016 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Does law enforcement have you in its sights ? Essential knowledge on economic sanctions and AML for your practice

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - IBA Litigation Committee and Business Crime Committee

Washington DC 20/09/2016 Sandrine Giroud Co-chair: How to navigate corporate scandals: the need for ‘super lawyers’ with criminal and commercial litigation skills. Part 1: the fact-finding phase and Part 2: the remediation phase

For more information, see the programme 1 and the programme 2.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference – IBA Litigation Committee

Washington DC 20/09/2016 Sandrine Giroud Co-chair: 1st Global Women Litigators’ breakfast

For more information, see the programme and the report on the session.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference – International Construction Projects Committee (ICP)

Washington DC 21/09/2016 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Time-related obligations in key jurisdictions: an update (Switzerland)

For further information, see the presentation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Hot topics in International Arbitration

Washington 23/09/2016 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Deafening Silences in International Arbitration: Sua Sponte Corruption Inquiries in Commercial Arbitration

For more information, see the presentation.

Blacks of the American Society of International and Young ICCA Joint Workshop

Getting into and getting ahead in International Arbitration

Washington 26/09/2016 Timothy Foden Speaker

Young ICCA & DIS40

Skills Training Workshop: Effective Written and Visual Advocacy in International Arbitration

Berlin 27/09/2016 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Best Impressions: Capturing the Tribunal’s Attention

For more information, see the programme.

Young ICCA / LNT & Partners

Young ICCA Arbitration Day in Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City 30/09/2016 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Organiser and speaker: Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on “The Launch of Arbitration Proceedings”, presentation on the “Analysis of the Arbitration Agreement”

For more information, see the programme.

American Bar Association

ABA’s 8th Annual Conference on the Resolution of CIS-Related Business Disputes

Moscow 30/09/2016 Noradèle Radjai Co-Moderator: Russia’s Pivot to Asia

For more information, see the programme.

Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners/ICC YAF

Fall Symposium: A World Tour of Recent Legislative and Judicial Developments

Toronto 13/10/2016 Sam Moss Speaker: Don’t hold your breath, and other lessons from Europe

Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic/KPMG

Prague 13/10/2016 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Whether non-pecuniary remedies are more readily available in commercial arbitration than they are in investment arbitration, and why that might be so

For further information, see the programme.

Section of Lawyers from Foreign Bars of the Geneva Bar Association (SABE)

Conflicts of interests in law firms: can Geneva resist advance waivers

Geneva, 20/10/2016 Jaime Gallego Moderator

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 20/10/2016 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

Austrian Arbitration Association Arb|Aut

Arb|Aut Forum

Vienna 20/10/2016 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Suspicions of corruption – what the arbitral tribunal must/may/should do

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 20/10/2016 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

International Chamber of Commerce Austria (ICC Austria)

Deutsches + Schweizer Recht als Alternative in internationalen Verträgen (German and Swiss law as an alternative in international contracts)

Vienna 20/10/2016 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Vor- und Nachteile für Anwender und Juristen in der täglichen Vertragspraxis (Overview of specific issues of Swiss law for legal practitioners)

AIA | Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop

"Practical aspects of interim measures and emergency arbitrator proceedings"

Rome 28/10/2016 Melissa Magliana Speaker

Quadrant Chambers

Arbitrator insights: What persuades?

London 29/10/2016 Noradèle Radjai Speaker

Ukranian Bar Association

KIEV Arbitration Days 2016: Think Big!

Kiev 03/11/2016 Joachim Knoll Speaker: How to help the decision-maker reach the ‘right’ decision (and strategies in the context of tribunal-appointed experts)

For more information, see the programme.

Comité Français de l’Arbitrage (CFA)

Le Contrat devant l’arbitre à l’épreuve de la réforme française du droit des contrats

Paris 04/11/2016 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: L’amputation du contrat par l’arbitre

For more information, see the programme.

STEP Arabia

Frontier markets and the future of our business

Dubai 07/11/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Investing in Art: How to Structure & Manage an Art Collection

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Global Arbitration Review

3rd Annual GAR Live Dubai

Dubai 17/11/2016 Noradèle Radjai Moderator: Oil and gas disputes in the region

For more information, see the programme.

ICC YAF, UAA, LCIA YIAG & ICDR Y&I

Regulation of Counsel’s Ethics in International Arbitration

Kiev 17/11/2016 Baptiste Rigaudeau Speaker: Debating on arbitration client’s right to choose Counsel freely

Seminar Business & Human Rights

Today’s essential role of the UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights: What lawyers, corporations and banks must know

Geneva 17/11/2016 Sandrine Giroud Speaker (President of the Human Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association)

For more information, see the programme.

Fribourg University School of Law, Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Cross-Cultural Business Practice

International Joint Ventures - International Agency and Distributorship Agreements

Geneva 21/11/2016 Thomas Widmer Guest Speaker: “Intellectual Property in Due Diligence”

Tilburg Global Arbitration Day

Globalization of International Arbitration: Contemporary Issues, Challenges and Developments - Expert Workshop

Tilburg, Netherlands 23/11/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Latest Developments regarding the Application of Most-Favoured Nation Clauses by Investment Arbitration Tribunals

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC UK Annual Arbitration Conference – Arbitration in a Changing World

London 30/11/2016 Domitille Baizeau Panellist: Brexit: Implications for London as a Seat and for English Law

For more information, see the programme.

Academy & Finance

4th Annual conference: Le nouveau tournant de la place financière suisse

Geneva 02/12/2016 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Les lanceurs d’alerte au service de la transparence, situation en droit suisse de lege lata et de lege ferenda

For more information, see the programme.

YIAG-CFA-40

Interactive Workshop on International Arbitration

Paris 09/12/2016 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker

For more information, see the programme.

AAA / ICC / ICSID

33rd Joint Colloquium on International Arbitration : Commercial and Investor-State Arbitration: Towards Convergence?

Paris 09/12/2016 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Arbitrators’ Conduct in Cost Allocation and Fixing of Arbitrators’ Fees

For more information, see the programme.

Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI)

Arbitration meets the Competition Authorities

Brussels 13/12/2016 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Panellist

For more information, see the programme.

Ethics and Compliance Switzerland (ECS)

Launch of new Anti-Bribery Working Group

Zurich 14/12/2016 Katja Böttcher Guest speaker: Anti-Corruption – Developments in Switzerland

For more information, see the presentation.

National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute"

Economic and Legal Aspects of Foreign Direct Investment

Kyiv 19/12/2016 Leonid Shmatenko Speaker

OECD

Country Exam – Convention on combating bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions

Bern 19/12/2016 Katja Böttcher Panellist: Panel on combating transnational corruption and criminal liability of companies

International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) Young & International – Faculty of Law of the University of Belgrade

Best practices of International Arbitration

Belgrade 21/12/2016 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Early Stages of the Proceedings, Arbitrator Appointment

For more information see the programme.

University of Girona

Introduction to Public International Law: Current issues

Girona, Spain 22/12/2016 Clàudia Baró Huelmo Speaker: The right to self-determination before the International Court of Justice

African Jurists’ International Network (RIJA – Réseau International des Juristes Africanistes)

Roundtable on how to reform the international investment’s legal framework in Africa

Paris 13/01/2017 Baptiste Rigaudeau Speaker: Reform of the Investment Arbitration System in Africa

C5 Business Information in a Global Context

C5 Upstream Oil & Gas Disputes

London 24/01/2017 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: The Impact of Insolvency of a Contracting Party: What Can You Do Under Your Agreement?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Association genevoise de droit des affaires (AGDA)

La société simple : un outil efficace à redécouvrir

Geneva 25/01/2017 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: La joint Venture : une société pas si simple que ça

For more information, see the programme.

The Responsible Art Market Initiative (RAM)

Building an art market for the future – RAM Guidelines for Countering Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Threats

Geneva 26/01/2017 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and speaker: What is the Responsible Art Market Initiative?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

ICDR Young & International / CIDS- Geneva Center for International Dispute Settlement

Emergency Relief and Third Party Funding in International Arbitration: Emerging Issues

Geneva 26/01/2017 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: Should States and arbitral institutions regulate third party funding?

For more information, see the programme.

C5’s 6th Annual Conference

International Dispute Resolution involving Russian and CIS Parties

London 26/01/2017 Laurence Ponty Panelist: Litigation and Arbitration Third Party Funding

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Annual Conference: Shaping Arbitral Proceedings to Best Examine Quantum

Geneva 03/02/2017 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Shaping Arbitral Proceedings to Deal with Claims where Quantum Depends on Information Possessed Solely by the Respondent: the Lawyer’s View

For further information, see the programme.

ASA Conference

"Typology of Cases and Typical Difficulties when Dealing with Recovery of Actual Expenses"

Geneva 03/02/2017 Melissa Magliana Speaker

Netherlands Arbitration Institute Young Arbitration Practitioners (NAI Jong Oranje) – Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Emergency Relief and Fast Track Proceedings, Interactive Workshop

Amsterdam 10/02/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Emergency Relief, Practical issues and experience

For more information, see the programme.

CEA Belgian Chapter

II Annual Conference of the Belgian Chapter of the Spanish Club of Arbitration: Arbitration in Highly Regulated Sectors: Energy, Telecom, Pharma, Banking & Finance

Brussels 17/02/2017 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Arbitration in the Telecommunications Sector

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Global Arbitration Review

2nd Annual GAR LIVE Abu Dhabi Conference

Abu Dhabi 22/02/2017 Michael E. Schneider President / Moderator: GAR LIVE Question Time – The Gulf Region: A legal melting pot or a clash of legal cultures?

For more information, see the programme.

Austrian Arbitration Academy

Arbitration Rules in Practice

Vienna 23/02/2017 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Evidence and Document Production in International Arbitration

The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn

Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition (British rounds)

London, United Kingdom 24/02/2017 Clàudia Baró Huelmo Judge for the preliminary and advanced rounds Issues of transboundary aquifers, obligations to world heritage sites in danger, repatriation of cultural property, and cost of refugee crises.

C5/Basel Institute on Governance

C5 Anti-Corruption Conference – Switzerland Edition

Zurich 01/03/2017 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator Round Tables / 1- The Evolving Anti-Corruption and Financial Crime Regulatory and Enforcement Landscape: Prosecution, Cooperation, Expectations and the Liability of Individual / 2- Conducting Risk Assessments When Entering and Operating in Challenging Markets: What Dangers Do Multinationals Face?

The Network for International Law Students (NILS) and Centre for Advanced Research in Dispute Settlement (CARDS)

Study Tour in London

London 03/03/2017 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Confidentiality in Arbitration

For more information, see the presentation.

German-Russian Lawyers’ Association (DRJV) in co-operation with DIS, VIAC and DIS40

Streitbeilegung im Geschäftsverkehr mit Russland und den GUS-Staaten

Frankfurt am Main 03/03/2017 Leonid Shmatenko Speaker: Anerkennung und Vollstreckung ausländischer Urteile und Schiedssprüche in der Ukraine.

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Investment Arbitration in Challenging Times – Issue Conflicts and the Problem of Legitimacy

Frankfurt 07/03/2017 Laura Halonen Speaker: Prior statements regarding similar legal questions in arbitral decisions or legal publications

Hogan Lovells international LLP – Young Arbitral Women Practitioners (YAWP) – German Institution of Arbitration below 40 (DIS40)

Experts in International Arbitration

Munich 09/03/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Role of experts in international arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)

CIArb International Arbitration Conference 2017

Dubai 11/03/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Immunity of Arbitrators

For more information, see the programme.

C5

11th Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery

Geneva 17/03/2017 Marc Henzelin Speaker: Non-Lawyer Client Privilege: A Comparative View

ICC YAF

Cambridge International Arbitration Day

Cambridge 17/03/2017 Timothy Foden Panellist: Clash Between the Common Law and the Civil Law Approach in International Arbitration

Science Po University

Cross-Examination in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Paris 20/03/2017 Timothy Foden Lecturer

EuropaInstitut University of Zurich

FinTech 2.0

Zurich 30/03/2017 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: Strafrechtliche Verantwortung beim Einsatz lernender Finanztechnologien

For more information please see the program and the presentation.

International Bar Association Arbitration 40 Subcommittee (IBA Arb40) – Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Young Practitioners’ Symposium, Interactive Workshop

Milan 30/03/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Panellist

For more information, see the programme.

ArbitralWomen

Gathering and Weighing Evidence in Parallel Emergency Arbitration Proceedings

Milan 31/03/2017 Domitille Baizeau Panellist

For more information, see invitation and the report in Global Arbitration Review (GAR).

Verein Successio

Successio-Forum 2017

Lucerne 01/04/2017 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Austrian law of inheritance

Africa International Legal Awareness (AILA)

A Paradigm Shift in International Investment Law

Cairo 02/04/2017 Laura Halonen Speaker: From Investment Protection to Investment Facilitation and Promotion

For more information, see the programme.

ICC-YAF

Conference on the occasion of the ICC Vis Pre-Moot

Paris 03/04/2017 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Security for Costs and Third-Party Funding

For more information, see the programme.

ICC

5th MENA Conference – Advanced Level Training Programme in Oral advocacy

Dubai 03/04/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Oral advocacy, party autonomy and the determination of the facts of the dispute: the opening statement at the hearing

For more information, see the programme.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

New Trends in Liability of Senior Managers

Zurich 07/04/2017 Daniel Lucien Bühr Panellist: Panel on Anti-Corruption Enforcement

International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)

Government Contracts – Public Procurement Law and Contract Law

Lausanne 08/04/2017 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Litigating or arbitrating a construction project with a state – some war stories

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF) - Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)

Workshop “Unconscious Bias and Persuasion in Arbitration”

Vienna 08/04/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Unconscious Bias and Arbitration, The Decision-Making Process

For more information, see the programme.

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

27th Annual Meeting & Conference: Shareholder agreements and disputes

Auckland, New Zealand 09/04/2017 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Cross-Border Investment

For more information, see the programme.

European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA)

Spring conference of the ECBA

Prague 22/04/2017 Marc Henzelin Speaker : Protection of Clients’ information in the age of IT

For more information, see the programme.

Haberman Ilett LLP & Serle Court

Quantificatin of damages in international arbitration

Londo 25/04/2017 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Quantification of damages in international arbitration – Selection of issues from a civil law perspective

For more information, see the presentation.

Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) / Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Arbitrators Training Course

Stockholm 02/05/2017 Domitille Baizeau Speaker / Moderator: The conduct of the proceedings in international arbitration

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Litigation Forum Conference 2017

Zurich 03/05/2017 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Innovation in litigation – roundtable discussions/workshops

Swiss Arbitration Academy

Graduation Ceremony 2016-2017

Geneva 04/05/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Current issues in international arbitration – keynote speech

For more information, see the invitation.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Litigation Forum Conference 2017 – Innovation in Litigation – Prepared for 2027

Zurich 05/05/2017 Sandrine Giroud Conference co-chair and speaker: Artificial intelligence – How much of you will it replace? How much will it enhance?

For more information, see the programme.

ASA/ZAV Espace Mittelland

"The New Expedited and Super-Expedited Procedures under the ICC and Swiss Rules: Is faster always better?"

Bern 08/05/2017 Melissa Magliana Speaker

Ukrainian Arbitration Association (UAA) and Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA) Students League

5th Arbitration School

Kiev 10/05/2017 Baptiste Rigaudeau Speaker: Construction Arbitration

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

European Users’ Council Symposium

Tylney Hall, Royaume-Uni 12/05/2017 Teresa Giovannini Panellist

For more information, see the programme.

 

ASA Below 40

2017 Spring Seminar: It's all about Strategy: Strategic Questions in Arbitration

Geneva 12/05/2017 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: The hearing schedule : getting the most out of the hearing

For more information, see the programme.

AIJA Conference

After the Final Award – A new Battle on the Horizon?

Stockholm 17/05/2017 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Annulment of Awards on grounds of public policy – a review of the merits through the back door?

Société Française pour le Droit International (SFDI)

Colloque annuel : La souveraineté pénale de l’Etat au XXIe siècle

Lille 20/05/2017 Marc Henzelin Speaker: La concurrence du juge étranger

For more information, see the programme.

International Trademark Association (INTA)

The Interplay between Trademark Rights and Copyright

Barcelona 21/05/2017 Thomas Widmer Moderator

For further information, see the outline.

ICC YAF

The legitimacy of international arbitration and its coexistence with ordinary jurisdiction

Santo Domingo 25/05/2017 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: ¿Cuándo es necesaria la asistencia del tribunal judicial en el diligenciamiento de pruebas en el arbitraje internacional?

For more information, see the programme.

ICC

3rd International Forum on ICC Arbitration in Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo 25/05/2017 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: Del convenio arbitral: contratos multipartes y multiplicidad de contratos & La fase inicial del arbitraje

Fondation pour le droit de l’art

L’art du contrat – Les contrats d’artistes

Geneva 29/05/2017 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and moderator

For more information, see the programme.

LALIVE

Art Law Event: La photographie et le droit

Geneva 30/05/2017 Thomas Widmer Speaker: photographies de presse, liberté de panorama et titularité de droits d’auteur

LALIVE

Art Law Event: La photographie et le droit

Geneva 30/05/2017 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and speaker

For more information, see the programme.

Europa Institut at the University of Zurich (EIZ)

3rd Seminar on Arbitration: Hot Topics

Zurich 31/05/2017 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Discovery: Wieso, weshalb, warum oder die Frage nach dem richtigen Mass

For further information, see the programme.

Practising Law Institute (PLI)

The International Arbitration 2017

New-York 05/06/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: The Deliberations and Drafting the Award

For more information, see the programme.

 

European Fraud and Compliance Lawyers Association

EFCL-Conference 2017

Frankfurt 09/06/2017 Marc Henzelin Speaker, panel “Internal Investigations”

For more information, see the programme.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) / London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)

Arbitration Practice Seminar

Villars-sur-Ollons 09/06/2017 Domitille Baizeau Co-chair

For more information, see the programme.

ICC - University of Krakow

Workshop ICC Arbitration and ADR Training

Krakow 09/06/2017 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Challenge and Enforcement of [foreign] Awards

Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA)

Challenges to the Legitimacy of International Arbitration - 29th ITA Workshop and Annual Meeting

Plano, Texas (Dallas) 15/06/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Legitimacy Of The Decision-Makers (Part 1)

AIJA Conference

After the Final Award – A new Battle on the Horizon?

Stockholm 17/06/2017 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Enforcement of Annulled Awards – Is there an Afterlife? A U.S. Perspective

AIJA Conference

After the Final Award – A new Battle on the Horizon?

Stockholm 17/06/2017 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Annulment of Awards on grounds of public policy – a review of the merits through the back door?

International Bar Association (IBA)

3rd Annual Investing in Africa Conference

Paris 22/06/2017 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Challenges for investors in Africa: managing legal risks

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), Beijing International Arbitration Center (BIAC)

2017 Zurich Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China

Zurich 23/06/2017 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Invigorating Trade and Developing Dispute Resolution in the PRC (International Trade)

TRACE International

TRACE Roundtable

Geneva 26/06/2017 Melina Llodra Speaker: Presentation on Private Corruption

C5

11th International Conference on Anti-Corruption

London 28/06/2017 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Whistleblowing Systems: Reviewing and Assessing the Effectiveness of the Systems; Challenges in Implementation and What Other Reporting Channels to Use when the Systems Do not Work

ICC YAF Conference on Cost Allocation

Keynote speech

Zurich 30/06/2017 Melissa Magliana

University of Geneva

On the new Chinese civil code

Geneva 05/07/2017 Jean-Paul Vulliéty Speaker: Comparative comments and discussion.

For more information, see the programme.

ICC YAF/CFA-40/PVYAP

Interactive Workshop on International Arbitration

Paris 07/07/2017 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Summer Course on International Arbitration

Paris 10/07/2017 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: Drafting an ICC arbitration agreement

For more information, see the programme.

CBMA’s II International Conference on Arbitration

THE ARBITRAL PROCEEDINGS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE USEFUL

Rio de Janeiro 10/08/2017 Marc D. Veit Speaker: Evidence in Arbitration

Ho Chi Minh City Bar Association

Effective skills for settlement of commercial and investment disputes by international arbitration in view of an ICC Court Member and an international arbitration Lawyer in Switzerland

Ho Chi Minh City 12/08/2017 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: The Swiss Federal Tribunal’s decision in Recofi v Vietnam: a Case Study

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

 

AIJA Annual Congress

Tokyo 31/08/2017 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Tracing and recovering cryptoassets

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Confidentiality vs Transparency In International Arbitration: selected issues

Zurich 01/09/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Moderator: Do we want more transparency in international arbitration?

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) / The Nordic Arbitration Centre (NAC)

Effective Dispute Resolution for International Business Transactions

Reykjavík 07/09/2017 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Expedited Procedures: Is Faster Always Better?

For further information, see the programme.

6th Annual GAR Live New York

New York 12/09/2017 Marc D. Veit Panelist: The year in review - arbitration in the age of Trump

U.S. Energy Stream Oil and Gas Intelligence

4th London Gas & LNG Forum

London 13/09/2017 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: The Gas Supply Contracts in the New LNG Driven Market

For more information, see the programme and the site.

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) / Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

Asian-European M&A and Dispute Resolution Day on Corporate Acquisitions and Resulting Disputes

Geneva 14/09/2017 André Brunschweiler Speaker

For more information, see the site.

L’ÉLECTROCHOC NUMÉRIQUE

Une rencontre d’information et de réflexion sur la révolution numérique et la transformation de l’avocat avec témoignages et ateliers

Geneva 14/09/2017 Marc D. Veit Speaker: LES INNOVATIONS TECHNOLOGIQUES - L’avenir du contentieux

Dutch Arbitration Association (DAA)

Fifth anniversary edition of the Dutch Arbitration Day – Advocacy and Evidence

Amsterdam 14/09/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Capitalizing of arbitration’s potential in respect of advocacy and evidence

University of Geneva

Colloque en l’honneur du Professeur Robert Roth, à l’occasion de son départ à la retraite

Geneva 14/09/2017 Marc Henzelin Speaker: La privatisation du droit pénal du sport

International Bar Association (IBA)

6th Construction Projects from Conception to Completion Conference

Brussels 15/09/2017 Sam Moss Speaker: Drafting Extension of Time Clauses: The Civil Law Perspective

The Responsible Art Market Initiative / Luxembourg Art Law and Art Finance Association (RAM / LAFA)

Building an art market for the future – RAM Guidelines for Countering Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Threats

Luxembourg 19/09/2017 Sandrine Giroud Moderator: Compliance within the art world – The Responsible Art Market Initiative

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

ACE Avocats Conseils d’Entreprises – Commissions Droit de l’Art, Droit Immobilier et Droit Public

L’Art et la Pierre

Paris 21/09/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: L’art & la pierre – La perspective Suisse

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Institute Advanced Level Training – Drafting Enforceable Awards

New-York 26/09/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Drafting an arbitral award: which drafting style?

For more information, see the programme.

 

Vis Moot School, University of Zurich

Keynote speech

Zurich 05/10/2017 Melissa Magliana

Procuraduría General del Estado - Ecuador

V Seminario de Derecho Público y de Derecho Internacional/Vth Seminar on Public Law and International Law

Quito 05/10/2017 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Options available upon the termination of Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs)

For more information, see the programme, Mrs Baizeau’s presentation and her speaking notes.

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference of the International Bar Association 2017

Sydney 11/10/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Towards global corporate criminal liability?

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Selected issues of party non-participation in International Arbitration

Vilnius 12/10/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Party non-participation is the best strategy in investment arbitration

For more information, see the programme.

 

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference of the International Bar Association 2017

Sydney 12/10/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Trading in art assets: restrictions of the state and the resolution of disputes relating to art works

For more information, see the programme.

SciencesPo Law School and Columbia Law School

Twilight Issues in International Arbitration – In Search of an Applicable Law

Paris 19/10/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Arbitrator and Counsel Ethics 

For more information, see the programme.

Young ICCA (International Council for Commercial Arbitration)

Interim Measures in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Prague 25/10/2017 Laura Halonen Speaker: Enforcement of decisions on interim measures within the arbitration context

For more information, see the programme.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA)

Annual Congress - International Sales Commission (co-chair with Martin Wiebecke)

Toronto 27/10/2017 Melina Llodra Speaker: Incoterms 2010

For more information, see the presentation.

 

KNect365

2017 Asset Tracing and Recovery Forum

London 31/10/2017 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Kleptocracy & Misappropriation of State Assets – Recent Developments and Challenges

TRACE International, European Forum

Anti-bribery regulatory and enforcement developments

London 02/11/2017 Simone Nadelhofer Panellist

For more information, see the programme.

 

Network Risk management / Swiss Financial Experts Association (Swiss FEA)

36. Expert Conference “Compliance System – A Necessary Evil?”

Zurich 07/11/2017 Katja Böttcher Speaker: Riskmanagement and Compliance in Corporate Criminal Law

For more information, see the presentation and l’article published on the event.

German Bar Association (DAV) – Working Group on International Construction Law

The importance of English contract law in international plant engineering and construction

Munich 09/11/2017 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Englischsprachige Verträge in der Praxis des deutschen bzw. schweizerischen Anlagenbaus

For further information, see the programme.

World Intellectual Property Organsiation (WIPO) & Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition

WIPO Mediation and Arbitration Workshop

Munich 09/11/2017 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Awards

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

The Appraisers Association of America

Art Law Day

New York 10/11/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Regulating the Art Market: Will Ethical and Similar Considerations Spoil all the Fun? – The Responsible Art Market

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop

"Should you cross-examine a witness? What do you need to prepare for a cross-examination?"

Stockholm 10/11/2017 Melissa Magliana Speaker

American University, Washington College of Law

Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration in Europe

Washington 14/11/2017 Timothy Foden Panellist

Fordham University School of Law

Facing the Future in International Arbitration : Evolving Issues, Practices and Solutions

New-York 17/11/2017 Teresa Giovannini Speaker: Immunity of Arbitrators

For more information, see the programme.

International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

AIPPI Switzerland Q&Rs 2017

Zurich 23/11/2017 Thomas Widmer Speaker: presentation of the “Bad faith trademarks” resolution adopted on 17 October 2017 in Sydney

ALRUD Law Firm

Moscow 24/11/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: The importance of due diligence for the value of a collection

For more information, see the presentation.

République et Canton de Genève

Etats Généraux de la détention et de la probation

Geneva 29/11/2017 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Détention et droits de l’homme : quel standard pour Genève ? (Chair of the Human Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association)

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Seminar Business & Human Rights

The UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights: Corporate policy and Human Rights? Costs, benefits, risks and legal proceedings

Geneva 30/11/2017 Sandrine Giroud Co-chair (President of the Human Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association)

For more information, see the programme.

Legal Business

International Arbitration Summit 2017

London 30/11/2017 Domitille Baizeau Panellist: Myth-buster: Litigation funding unravelled.

For more information, see the programme.

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG) – Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)

Help, I have been Assigned to a Gas Pricing Arbitration!, Skills Training Workshop

Geneva 01/12/2017 Catherine Anne Kunz Moderator: Price Revision Triggers

For more information, see the programme.

Young ICCA - YIAG

Skills Training Workshop: “Help, I have been Assigned to a Gas Pricing Arbitration!”

Geneva 01/12/2017 Augustin Barrier Speaker

Associazione Italiana per l’Arbitrato (IAI)

L’Arbitro Profili e internazionali

Rome 06/12/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: La missione e la responsabilità dell'arbitro

For more information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

IBA Investing in Asia Conference

New York 07/12/2017 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Risk mitigation – bulletproofing deals and learning lessons from the litigation battlefield

For more information, see the programme.

The Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA)

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of UNCITRAL – Global Inclusion and Dispute Resolution: Harmonization Trends in International Arbitration

Cairo 09/12/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: The Modernizing Role of UNCITRAL Texts

Indian Council of Arbitration / Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Arbitration in the Era of Globalization – The Second Edition

New Delhi 09/12/2017 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Arbitration: India and the Global Contours

For more information, see the programme.

IBA Arbitration 40 Subcommittee

IBA’s Toolkit for Award Writing

Cairo 11/12/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Question and Answer Session

Young ICCA workshop

IBA’s Toolkit for Award Writing

Cairo 11/12/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Key note address on Procedural Tactics and Strategies

The Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA)

The Belt and Road Initiative Economic Legal Landscape and dispute Settlement

Cairo 12/12/2017 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: The Belt and Road Initiative

CIArb YMG Conference

"Navigating through common law and civil law waters in international arbitration: Document Production"

Paris 12/12/2017 Melissa Magliana Speaker

Argentinean Association of Compliance and Ethics

Buenos Aires 14/12/2017 Melina Llodra Speaker: Key considerations while conducting investigations

For more information, see the presentation.

University of Girona

Closing lecture for the first semester at the Faculty of Law

Girona, Spain 21/12/2017 Clàudia Baró Huelmo Speaker: Diplomatic protection for State-sponsored peacetime espionage

YCPC Young Construction Practitioners

Management of a Construction Arbitration Case

Paris 08/01/2018 Matthias Scherer Speaker

University of Basel, Faculty of Law

Arbitration and Crime Dealing with Allegations of Economic Crime in Arbitration

Basel 12/01/2018 Joachim Knoll Speaker: The effects of illegality during the performance of an investment

For more information, see the programme.

Geneva Bar Association, Foreign Lawyers Section

The Future of Lawyers VII: Women as Leaders in the Law

Geneva 25/01/2018 Domitille Baizeau Speaker

For more information see the programme.

ICC YAF

Farewell 2017 – The Year in Review

Frankfurt am Main 25/01/2018 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: noteworthy developments in international commercial arbitration.

For more information, see the programme.

Ordre des Avocats Vaudois (OAV) – Women’s Business Society (WBS)

L’Etude du futur

Lausanne 25/01/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: La diversité dans les Etudes d’avocats

C5-Business Information in a Global Context

International Disputes & Asset Recovery involving Russian & CIS parties

London 30/01/2018 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Tracing and recovering cryptocurrencies

For more information, see the programme.

ASA Gala Dinner & Advocacy Prize Giving Ceremony

"Laudatio in Honor of Professor Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab"

Zurich 01/02/2018 Melissa Magliana

The Responsible Art Market Initiative (RAM)

Building an Art Market 2.0 - Art Transaction Due Diligence Toolkit

Geneva 02/02/2018 Sandrine Giroud Organiser and speaker: RAM’s Art Transaction Due Diligence Toolkit and other updates

For more information, see the programme and the presentation.

Club Español del Arbitraje, CEA-40, ASA-40, SABE

Environmental Law and Investment Arbitration

Geneva 19/02/2018 Eleonore Caroit Moderator

Club Español del Arbitraje, CEA-40, ASA-40, SABE

Environmental Law and Investment Arbitration

Geneva 19/02/2018 Jaime Gallego Co-organizer

Cuatrecasas

Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition (Spanish rounds)

Barcelona, Spain 21/02/2018 Clàudia Baró Huelmo Judge for the preliminary and advanced rounds Issues of validity of inter-State arbitral awards, innocent passage in the territorial seas, obligations of nuclear disarmament, and lawful use of force.

The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn

Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition (British rounds)

London 23/02/2018 Clàudia Baró Huelmo Judge for the preliminary and advanced rounds Issues of validity of inter-State arbitral awards, innocent passage in the territorial seas, obligations of nuclear disarmament, and lawful use of force.

International Bar Association

Young Practitioners’ Symposium

Buenos Aires 25/02/2018 Noradèle Radjai Organiser (Co-Chair, IBA Arb40 Subcommittee)

For more information, see the programme.

Asset Recovery: Fraud Litigation, Enforcement and Contentious Insolvency

Asset Holding Structures in a Global World

Dublin 27/02/2018 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: How are assets typically held in various jurisdictions, and challenges this raises for enforcement

For more information, see the programme.

Knect 365

Asset Recovery: Fraud Litigation, Enforcement and Contentious Insolvency

Dublin 28/02/2018 Marc Henzelin Chairman: Finding a Deep Pockets Defendant after Fraud

Juris Conferences

12th Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference

Washington D.C 06/03/2018 Tessa Hayes Author/Speaker: To Hot Tub or Not to Hot Tub?

Juris Conferences

12th Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference

Washington D.C 06/03/2018 Lorraine de Germiny Speaker: Parallel Proceedings

School of International Arbitration (Queen Mary University of London) and ICC Institute of World Business Law

33rd Annual Joint Symposium of Arbitrators: Ethics in International Arbitration

London 12/03/2018 Domitille Baizeau Speaker: Ethical Rules and Duties for Party Representatives in International Arbitration

For more information see the programme and the presentation.

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

28th IPBA Annual Meeting and Conference – Fostering Seamless Cooperation in ASEAN and Beyond

Manila, Philipipines 14/03/2018 André Brunschweiler Speaker: Shareholder Agreements and related disputes (Part II)

For more information, see the programme

UNCITRAL – Ljubljana Arbitration Centre

Dispute Settlement – turning shadow into light

Ljubljana 20/03/2018 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Red flags and the power and duty of arbitral tribunals to investigate suspicions of economic crime in international arbitration

For further information, see the programme.

C5

12th International Conference on Anti-Corruption

Zurich 20/03/2018 Daniel Lucien Bühr Moderator : The Evolving Anti-Corruption and Financial Crime Regulatory and Enforcement Landscape: International Cooperation and the Exchange of Information – Multi-jurisdictional Prosecution and Settlements

Lucerne School of Business

MAS Economic Crime Investigation

Lucerne, Switzerland 23/03/2018 André Brunschweiler Speaker

Russian Arbitration Day 2018

Specific Types of International Arbitration

Moscow 30/03/2018 Leonid Shmatenko Speaker: Corruption in Investor-State Arbitration – A Two-Way Street

For more information see the programme.

Russian Arbitration Day 2018

Procedural Issues in International Arbitration

Moscow 30/03/2018 Michael E. Schneider Speaker: Interactive Arbitrators? Optimistic Proposals and Cultural Baggage.

For further information, see the programme.

International Bar Association (IBA)

8th World Women Lawyers’ Conference: From Courtroom to Boardroom: The Impact of Women

London 12/04/2018 Sandrine Giroud Conference co-chair and speaker: Art law - Women on top (or 'Shaking up the codes')

For more information, see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Mayer Brown, Paris Arbitration Week

FinArb: A new frontier?

Paris 13/04/2018 Joachim Knoll Speaker: Available options for financial institutions in treaty arbitration: Access to protection of investments via international law

For more information, see the programme.

Paris Arbitration Week

Parigi Italia Arbitrato Conference

Paris 13/04/2018 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: Impugnazione del lodo per violazione delle regole di diritto, perspettiva francese e svizzera

For more information, see the programme.

OffshoreAlert’s 16th Annual North American edition

Financial Intelligence & Investigations Conference

Miami 15/04/2018 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: International Value Recovery: A 'Full & Frank' Discussion Of Emerging Key Issues & Developments

OffshoreAlert’s 16th Annual North American edition

Financial Intelligence & Investigations Conference

Miami 15/04/2018 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Beneficial Ownership & Value Recovery: Don't Get Owned by What You Don't Know

For more information, see the programme.

International Council for Commercial Arbitration

2018 ICCA Congress

Sydney 16/04/2018 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Commercial Arbitration and the Development of Common Law

For more information, see the presentation.

Africa International Legal Awareness (AILA)

Training in Resolving International Trade and Investment Disputes

Accra 16/04/2018 Laura Halonen Moderator of practical exercise (with Steven Finizio): Jurisdiction of investment arbitration tribunals

For more information, see the programme.

Corporate Counsel & Compliance Exchange

London 23/04/2018 Daniel Lucien Bühr Co-Moderator Round Table: Discovering Corruption At First Sight

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

GAR Live Zurich

Zurich 26/04/2018 Bernd Ehle Moderator: International arbitration – a play area for deceit, corruption, fraud and money laundering?

For further information, see the programme.

Association of International Business Lawyers (AIBL)

Geneva 27/04/2018 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Due diligence in the art market: a check list for responsible practices

For more information, see the programme.

VI. Ukrainian Arbitration School

Kyiv 28/04/2018 Leonid Shmatenko Speaker: Initiation of arbitration. Request for arbitration. Answer to Request. Appointment of arbitrator. Independence and impartiality of arbitrators. Challenging and replacing arbitrators.

For more information see the programme.

Young ICCA / YIAG

Skills Training Workshop: Help! I have been assigned to a gas-pricing arbitration!

Geneva 01/05/2018 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Organiser and moderator: Introduction to long term gas supply agreements

For more information, see the programme.

LALIVE

Introducing the revised FIDIC Conditions of Contract

Geneva 03/05/2018 Bernd Ehle Organiser and speaker: Dispute Resolution under the revised FIDIC Conditions

For further information, see the programme and flowchart.

Europa Institut at the University of Zurich (EIZ)

Zurich 04/05/2018 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Risk and Compliance Management – International Best Practice and Liability of the Board of Management

ASA Below 40 Seminar

Bern 04/05/2018 Laurence Ponty Speaker: Third party funding and security for costs: What is the fuss about?

Section of Lawyers from Foreign Bars of the Geneva Bar Association (SABE) y Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA)

WTO Litigation and investment arbitration: converging views?

Geneva 04/05/2018 Jaime Gallego Co-organizer and speaker

Kiev Arbitration Days

Kiev 05/05/2018 Laurence Ponty Panelist: Investing in difficult times – Yes, No, How?

ICC Institute of Advanced Training

ICC Institute of Advanced Training: Assessment of damages by arbitrators

Dubai 06/05/2018 Noradèle Radjai Speaker: Damnum emergens, lucrum cessans, and moral damages – How to calculate without double-counting?

For more information, see the presentation.

Who's Who Legal Future Leaders Arbitration Conference

"What are the top future trends in international arbitration"

London 09/05/2018 Melissa Magliana Speaker

National University of Rosario (Argentina) – Graduate School

The Importance of compliance in the public and private sectors

Rosario 10/05/2018 Melina Llodra Speaker: Compliance culture and key elements of a compliance program

For further information, see the programme and the presentation.

International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

Annual meeting: Bad faith trademarks

Sydney 13/05/2018 Thomas Widmer Secretary

International Bar Association (IBA)

International Construction Projects Committee (ICP): Working Weekend

Amsterdam 13/05/2018 Bernd Ehle Speaker: New 2017 FIDIC contract – a step forward or simply a heavier work load for parties?

For further information, see the programme and flowchart.

The British-Russian Law Association (BRLA)

Seminar on International Arbitration in Russia-related Disputes

Ekaterinburg 14/05/2018 Laurence Ponty Speaker: What should an effective arbitration agreement look like?

UNIVERSITE PARIS II - ASSAS

Cours de Diplôme Universitaire DU CONTRACT MANAGEMENT

Paris 15/05/2018 Matthias Scherer Speaker: CONTRACT MANAGEMENT, PREUVE & ARBITRAGE

Society of Construction Law (SCL) / Society of Construction Law Astra Ireland

Construction 2020: How Well Has It Worked and What Might Follow?

Dublin 16/05/2018 China Irwin Panelist: Future trends in public infrastructure projects

For more information, see the programme.

Club Español del Arbitraje, CEA-40

XI Encuentro del CEA-40: "Visiones internacionales del arbitraje, ¿hacia dónde vamos los jóvenes?"

Madrid 17/05/2018 Eleonore Caroit Speaker: “La cautio judicatum solvi (security for cost) en arbitraje internacional ¿es una medida eficaz o una medida obstructora?”

Université de Lausanne and the British Institute of International and Comparative law

The UK, Switzerland, Norway and the EU, Cross-border business relations after Brexit

Lausanne 17/05/2018 Benoît Arthur Mauron Speaker: The circulation of judgments and the legal framework for recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments

For further information please see the attached programme.

Thailand Arbitration Center / UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific

1st International ADR Conference 2018: New opportunities for convergence in alternative dispute resolution

Bangkok 17/05/2018 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: Setting aside awards and the importance of the seat of arbitration

For further information, see the programme and the presentation.

International Bar Association (IBA) Transnational Crime Conference of Krakow

Ne bis in idem / double jeopardy

Krakow 17/05/2018 Marc Henzelin Speaker

Arbit & Co-chairs' Circle

Third Co-chairs' Circle Global Conference and Co-chairs' Circle Retreat

Rome 18/05/2018 Eleonore Caroit Moderator: The Arbitrators of Tomorrow

For more information, see the programme.

Union Internationale des Avocats (UIA) – International Sales Commission

“Drafting Effective International Contracts”

Poznan, Poland 18/05/2018 Simon P. Quedens Speaker: How to Choose the Right Incoterm?

For more information, see the programme and the presentation

Vietnamese Business Lawyers Club

Drafting an international arbitration agreement

Hanoi 21/05/2018 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker

International Trademark Association (INTA)

Bad Faith and Revival of Abandoned Trademarks by Third Parties

Seattle 23/05/2018 Thomas Widmer Speaker

For further information, see the outline.

Arbitration Section of the Society of Comparative Law (SLC) – Franco-British Lawyers Society (FBLS/AJFB)

A comparison on the appointment of arbitral tribunals

Paris 28/05/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Speaker: Appointment of arbitral tribunals – Swiss perspective

For further information, see the programme.

Center for International Legal Studies

10th Biennial International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg 07/06/2018 Lorraine de Germiny Moderator: Corruption

ASA Below 40

Spring Seminar - Construction arbitration

Geneva 08/06/2018 China Irwin Speaker: The use of procedural tools, including bifurcation, in construction arbitration

For further information, see the programme.

Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)

International Arbitration Symposium

Salzburg 08/06/2018 Bernd Ehle Moderator and speaker: Site inspections as evidence in construction disputes

For further information, see the programme.

Encuentro CEA -40

Cálculo de daños, ¿qué hay de nuevo, viejo? Do's and dont's

Madrid 10/06/2018 David Guerra Bonifacio Panellist: El DCF como paradigma en el cálculo de daños

VIAC – Vienna International Arbitration Centre

Feldkirch 18/06/2018 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Arbitration clauses in last wills

ITA Workshop and Annual Meeting

Multiple Proceedings, Multiple Parties, and International Arbitration: What a Tangled Web We Weave

Dallas 20/06/2018 Lorraine de Germiny Panelist: Human Rights and Environmental Disputes in International Arbitration

C5

Gas and LNG Supply Contracts Forum

Berlin 21/06/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Panelist: Improving Efficiency and Achieving Success at Arbitration: The Insider’s Guide to Improving Your Chances of a Successful Negotiation

For further information, see the programme.

Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

GAR Live Istanbul

Istanbul 21/06/2018 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Lunchtime Interview – How to appoint arbitrators and organize proceedings

For further information, see the programme.

GAR Live

"Different approaches to cross examination and advocacy"

Istanbul 21/06/2018 Melissa Magliana Speaker

IBA Conferences

4th Annual Investing in Africa Conference

London 22/06/2018 Timothy Foden Speaker: Opportunities and challenges for investors, and how advisors can assist

YOUNG ICCA

Skills Training Workshop in Athens

Athens 29/06/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Panelist: Cross-Examination of Witnesses in International Arbitration

For further information, see the programme.

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF)

How can we lay the “fourth arbitrator” to rest? Re-evaluating the Regulation of Arbitral Secretaries

London 24/07/2018 Timothy Foden Panellist

ELSA Athens / Athens PIL

ELSA Summer School on International Investment Law – Young ICCA Skills Training Session

Athens 22/08/2018 Nhu-Hoang Tran Thang Speaker: Drafting initial documents in an investment arbitration

The Swedish Arbitration Association

The Swedish Arbitration Days

Stockholm 06/09/2018 Veijo Heiskanen Speaker: Best Practices in Written Advocacy

For further information see the programme.

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) UK

ICC Arbitration Conference, Greater Diversification or Collaboration

london 12/09/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Panelist: Is a co-ordinated approach to ethics required?

CEPANI-40 & Young ICCA

Skills Training Workshop on Cross-examination in International Arbitration

Brussels 14/09/2018 Lorraine de Germiny Panelist: Do’s and Don’t’s of Cross-Examination

Institute of Internal Auditors IAA Switzerland / Transparency International Schweiz

Corruption in Undertakings and Institutions – Red Flags and Responsibility for the Avoidance of Corruption

Zurich 18/09/2018 Daniel Lucien Bühr Speaker: Corruption in Undertakings and Institutions – Red Flags and Responsibility for the Avoidance of Corruption

LCIA & Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Tribunal Secretaries: An insight behind the curtain

Zurich 19/09/2018 China Irwin Panelist

For further information, see the programme

ArbAut/LIS/ASA

Dreiländer-Konferenz 2018 – Schiedsverfahren in A/CH/FL

Vienna 20/09/2018 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Arbitration clauses and third parties – who is bound?

KNect365

2017 Asset Tracing and Recovery Forum

New York 25/09/2018 Matthias Gstoehl Speaker: Cryptocurrencies – Asset Recovery of the Future and the Challenges facing Liquidators

EuropaInstitut University of Zurich

5. Tagung zu internen und regulatorischen Untersuchungen

Zurich 25/09/2018 Simone Nadelhofer Speaker: U.S. Monitorships, Lehren für die Schweiz

For more information, see the programme

Argentinean Association of Compliance & Ethics and Thomson Reuters

III International Compliance Congress

Buenos Aires 02/10/2018 Melina Llodra Speaker: Trends in Compliance

For further information, see the programme.

GIAC

GIAC Arbitration Days

Tbilisi 04/10/2018 David Guerra Bonifacio Panellist: Evidence Taking Battle: IBA rules v. Prague rules

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference

Rome 09/10/2018 Sandrine Giroud Speaker: Stolen, looted and sold: organised crime, terror financing and money laundering in the art world

For more information, see the programme.

Cambridge Forums

Forum on International Wealth Disputes

Versailles 10/10/2018 Werner Jahnel Speaker: Cross Border Capacity Issues

For more information, see the programme.

AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers

Double Seminar – Art Law Today and Bank Recovery and Resolution

London 12/10/2018 Sandrine Giroud Moderator: Art Law Today - Art Finance

For more information, see the programme.

AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers

Double Seminar – Art Law Today and Bank Recovery and Resolution

London 12/10/2018 Matthias Gstoehl Member of the Organizing Committee + Moderator: Bank Recovery and Resolution

For more information, see the programme.

CEPANI

CEPANI40 Half-day Academic Conference

Brussels 18/10/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Panelist: Annulment and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards from a comparative law perspective

For further information, see the programme.

Young International Construction Practitioners (YConstruction)

The new FIDIC Rainbow: What does it mean for construction arbitration?

London 18/10/2018 China Irwin Moderator

For further information, see the programme

 

Young ITA

The ICSID Secretariat’s Proposals for Rule Amendments: The Times They Are A-Changin'

London 23/10/2018 Lorraine de Germiny Panelist: The ICSID Secretariat’s Proposals for Rule Amendments: Transparency and Special Procedures

Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic and KPMG

8th Investment Arbitration Conference

Prague 25/10/2018 Laura Halonen Speaker: Annulment – Proposed changes to ICSID Rules

For more information, see the programme.

ICDR Young & International and HIALSA

Hot Topics in International Arbitration

Cambridge, Massachusetts 08/11/2018 Catherine Anne Kunz Panelist

For further information, see the programme.

Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (DRBF)

DRBF Regional Conference

Geneva 15/11/2018 Bernd Ehle Speaker: Starting out right: DAAB and FIDIC 2017 clauses

For further information, see the programme.

Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop

Witness Evidence in International Arbitration

Lisbon 16/11/2018 David Guerra Bonifacio Panellist: First Panel – Witnesses and Witness Statements

For more information, see the programme.

ICC Portugal

Advanced ICC Arbitration Seminar

Lisbon 12/12/2018 David Guerra Bonifacio Panellist: Hearing preparation and witness examination
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