On the occasion of the 23rd Willem C Vis Moot, which will be held in Vienna between 17 and 24 March 2016, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC) will be jointly organizing a seminar to explore the qualities which are essential to an ideal arbitrator and whether these qualities differ from one culture to another with a particular focus on the Far East.
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Co-organised by ArbitralWomen and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, this conference will explore a plethora of issues and opportunities which women face in the ADR sector, ranging from the strategic to the pragmatic. Commencing with a special keynote address the programme will offer a series of panel sessions, offering interactive Q&A opportunities. Proceeding this, a social networking reception and dinner will be held at UNESCO House where attendees can connect with colleagues and network with new contacts.Read more
Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and Eversheds are delighted to invite you to a joint seminar on international financial disputes.
Stakeholders in the financial services sector are experiencing a new era of proliferating regulation and increasing cross-border investment in the wake of the global financial crisis.
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Join us with four arbitration experts to engage in a mock negotiation of arbitration clauses to be included into three agreements concerning a Chinese private equity fund’s investment in a Chinese-foreign joint venture through an Indonesian company majority-owned by a Singaporean state-owned enterprise. The negotiation process will be visually displayed in real-time while a commentator will discuss takeaway points as the negotiation progresses.
There is no charge to attend this event.Read more
HKIAC is pleased to support the FIAA training in Hong Kong. This learning-by-doing workshop will provide international arbitration practitioners with advanced skills and techniques for examination, cross-examination and witness conferencing involving expert witnesses. Participants will have a unique opportunity to improve their advocacy skills by:
- working with accounting experts from leading firms;
- engaging in exercises and simulations based on a mock arbitration case, including a full day witness hearing; and
- obtaining direct feedback and practical advice from leading international arbitration practitioners and advocacy instructors. Read more
The Commercial Mediation Interest Group of the Hong Kong Mediation Council is honoured to have the renowned solicitor mediator and assessor Mr. Simon YEUNG to deliver a seminar on Monday, 29 February 2016.
The seminar will cover the issues of mediation ethics such as impartiality, confidentiality and conflicts of interest. It will also cover the foundation of mediation such as voluntariness and self-determination of the parties, competence of the mediator, the question of truthfulness and disclosure, the mediator’s duties to third parties and the legal representatives’ duties.Read more
HKIAC is pleased to launch the world's first tribunal secretary accreditation programme in Beijing. As an extension of HKIAC's award-winning tribunal secretary service, this programme is aimed at training and accrediting a new generation of qualified tribunal secretaries. Read more
Join us as we discuss the most recent developments in Hong Kong, Mainland China, India, Singapore and further afield. Moderated by Eleanor Hughes. Speakers include Sheila Ahuja, Simone Hui, James MacKinnon, Matthew Townsend, J. Romesh Weeramantry, and Ing Loong Yang.Read more
We are delighted to have Sir Bernard Eder and Lucy Reed join us for an evening of debate and discussion on the use of issue estoppel in enforcement of arbitral awards. Moderated by Matthew Gearing QC, the debate will be followed by a discussion of several hypothetical scenarios in which issue estoppel may play a role in the context of enforcement proceedings.Read more
HKIAC is pleased to launch the world's first tribunal secretary accreditation programme. As an extension of HKIAC's award-winning tribunal secretary service, this programme is aimed at training and accrediting a new generation of qualified tribunal secretaries. Read more
To coincide with the Law Day celebrations, INBA proposes to organize an International conference, titled “National Law Day” at The Shangri-la, Eros Hotel, New Delhi on 26th November, 2015. This conference proposes to have participation from Hon’ble Judges, Legal Luminaries, Senior Government Officials, Legal Professionals of Fortune 500 companies, International and National Law Firms, Senior Lawyers from across the globe.
The Commercial Mediation Interest Group of the Hong Kong Mediation Council of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre is honoured to have the renowned solicitor, mediator and mediation trainer Mr Norris Yang to deliver a talk on development of the mediation practice through promotion of mediation to resolve commercial disputes.
Join distinguished members of government, industry, judiciary, business, media and global leaders of international dispute resolution operating across a number of different cultures and legal systems in celebrating the Centenary of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
The HKIBIM Conference is the premier annual event aimed to advance the standard of BIM professional and to promote BIM to the industry. It will also provide an excellent opportunity to meet BIM professionals from leading organization and share experiences from local and international speakers.
Jointly organised by the National University of Singapore’s Centre for International Law (CIL) and the Faculty of Law, the 2015 Singapore International Arbitration Academy will bring together some of the world’s leading experts in international arbitration for an 11-day programme designed specifically for government officials, private practitioners and legal academics.