|Event||HKTDC Transformation Sandbox (T-box) Programme|
|Organiser||Hong Kong Trade Development Council|
HKTDC is piloting a new SME support initiative called “T-box”, short for Transformation Sandbox, a free 3-month programme that helps SMEs upgrade and transform their businesses. Any HK-registered company can apply and choose from our 4 transformation goals: branding, e-commerce, manufacturing/supply chain relocation or new market development. TDC support staff will recommend relevant training workshops, individual advisors, provide market and funding info and help companies access business opportunities.
For registration and more details, please click here.
|Event||In Conversations with Neil|
|Organiser||Delos Dispute Resolution|
|Date||12 January - 9 February 2021|
Join Neil Kaplan CBE QC SBS, virtually, in Melbourne, as he interviews leading figures in international arbitration and beyond, from around the world, with Chiann Bao as the master of ceremonies.
The live webinars explore the careers and personal stories of Neil Kaplan's guests. Expect light banter and searching questions, against the backdrop of some of the most pressing issues of the day.
|Event||Virtual Inauguration of Racial Equality for Arbitration Lawyers (REAL)|
|Organiser||Real Equality for Arbitration Lawyers (REAL)|
|Date||18 January 2021 (EST)|
REAL is a group of global lawyers practicing in international arbitration and striving to achieve racial equality for arbitration lawyers.REAL's Virtual Inaugrtion will be hosted on Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. With two sessions to include keynotes and networking, one in the morning Eastern Time and one in the evening.
For details, please click here.
|Event||The ADR World Tour 2021|
|Organiser||The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators|
|Date||19 - 21 January 2021|
Arbitration and Mediation as a Global Force for Good - A New Dawn in the Post-Pandemic World
Event 1: Emerging Arbitration Trends in Asia, on 19 January, for more information and registration, please click here.
Event 2: Mediation-Arbitration-Mediation: Singapore Convention and beyond, on 20 January, for more information and registration, please click here.
Event 3: Asian Perspectives on ISDS Reform, on 20 January, for more information and registration, please click here.
Event 4: Arbitrator Selection in Asia - geographic diversity in appointments, on 21 January, for more information and registration, please click here.
|Event||Decoding Hong Kong Contract Law Series - Part I: General Principles|
|Organiser||International Dispute Resolution Academy|
|Date||25 January 2021|
The first of the roundtable series is dedicated to the general principles of Hong Kong Contract Law. Guest speakers will provide their summaries of or comments on black letter rules on the general principles of Hong Kong Contract Law followed by discussions.
For more information and registration , please click here.
|Event||FDI Moot 2021 Global Rounds|
|Organiser||KCAB INTERNATIONAL and Center for International Legal Studies (CILS)|
|Date||31 October - 3 November 2021|
|Venue||COEX, Seoul, Korea|
Increasing international investment, the proliferation of international investment treaties and contracts have contributed to the development of international law that defines obligations between host States and foreign investors and refers to internationalized arbitration procedures for resolving related disputes. The FDI Moot addresses such investment disputes.