The center has MOU’s with a number of international dispute resolution providers. Selected programs offered through these providers are noted below:
June 15—16 (Thursday-Friday)
10th Annual Arbitration Training Institute. American Bar Association, 321 N Clark St. Chicago, IL 60654. A panel of nationally recognized arbitrators and arbitration advocates will present this two-day training where you will be walked through the arbitration process from start to finish. For more information and to register online>>
June 13 (Tuesday) 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Managing International Arbitration from an In-House Perspective. Reed Smith LLP, 811 Main Street, Suite 1700, Houston, TX 77002-2761. Legal disputes have a significant impact on companies of all sizes, and international disputes pose a particular set of challenges. Join a panel of highly experienced in-house counsel in a round-table discussion of best practices for managing international disputes. The discussion will cover a range of topics including company-wide dispute resolution protocols, investment treaty planning, drafting dispute resolution agreements, working with outside counsel, selection of arbitrators, and management of the actual proceedings. For more information and to register>>
June 9 – 10 (Friday – Saturday)
6th ICC YAF Global Conference. Columbia Law School, 435 W 116TH Street, New York, NY 10027. The conference will feature a keynote address by renowned arbitrator Jan Paulsson, special speeches by José Ricardo Feris, outgoing Deputy Secretary General of the ICC Secretariat, and Erin Gleason Alvarez, Assistant Vice President and Global Head of ADR Programs at AIG, and an interview of Columbia Professor George Bermann. The conference will also feature panel discussions, debates, and workshops on Third Party Funding and Damages, along with a special session called, “Friday Night Live”. A fun social evening programme will allow for more networking. For more information and to register online>>
June 12 – 13 (Monday – Tuesday)
Equal access to information and justice online dispute resolution. Paris Marriott Champs Elysées, 70 avenue des Champs Elysées, 75008 Paris, France (métro Franklin Roosevelt). The conference – ODR 2017 is a must-attend event. It will demonstrate how online programmes may be implemented to benefit the administration of dispute resolution, and the direct benefits to our civil, societal and commercial life in general. The ultimate results are the benefits that individuals, societies, businesses and courts draw from facilitated resolution of disputes and avoidance of bureaucracy. For more information and to register online>>
June 2 – 3 (Friday – Saturday)
Managing Enterprise Risk through Intelligent and Strategic Use of ADR.USC Gould school of Law, 699 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90089. This is an interactive program for Corporate Counsel who are responsible for managing mostly litigation risk for their companies effectively and economically. For more information and to register online>>
June 21 (Wednesday)
Happy Together: How co-mediation can lead to more satisfying results for participants and neutrals. Venturepad, 1020 B Street, San Rafael, CA 94901. Learn from two experienced, practicing mediators about the benefits of co-mediation and how co-mediators can assist parties in reaching solutions that are more satisfying than what could be achieved using a traditional, one mediator model. For more information and to register>>
June 7 (Wednesday)
David Arias & Anibal Sabater: IBA Current Projects in International Arbitration. NYIAC, 150 E 42nd St. New York, NY 10017. A breakfast seminar for NYIAC individual members. Download the flyer for the program here.
June 27 (Tuesday)
Breakfast seminar for NYIAC Individual Members featuring Hon. Judge Joyce Alouch. NYIAC, 150 E 42nd St. New York, NY 10017. Individual members RSVP here.
June 21 (Wednesday), 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Vienna Summit on CDR in China. The Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC) and the Beijing Arbitration Commission / Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC), are pleased to invite you to the 2017 Vienna Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China. This well-established and prestigious annual event is based on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2017), and brings together experts from China and Austria to present and discuss reports on the developments in a wide range of fields of commercial dispute resolution in China. This is an opportunity for practitioners and stakeholders in both jurisdictions to network, gain insights into those developments, and hear advice from long-term industry observers. For more information and to register online>>
July 10 – 14 (Monday – Friday)
IBA-VIAC CDRC Mediation and Negotiation Competition 2017. The third edition of the IBA-VIAC CDRC Mediation and Negotiation Competition will take place from July 10 – 14, 2017. For more information>>