7th ICC MENA Conference on International Arbitration
Taking place on 4 March 2019, this annual conference is a “must attend” for arbitration professionals who want to keep up to date on the latest arbitration developments in the MENA region.
Sunday 3 March 2019 09.00-09.15 Welcoming address, introduction and presentation of the seminar Michael Schneider Patricia Peterson 09.15-10.00 Should arbitrators act as settlement facilitators? – The arbitrator’s role: decision maker v facilitator – The parties’ expectations – Settlement facilitation v mediation – An emergency transnational standard? 10.00-10.30 Q&A 10.30-10.45 Coffee break 10.45-11.30 Indirect Settlement Facilitation by Arbitrators – The “Arbitrator’s role continuum” – General timing issues – Specific techniques and their potential impact on settlement 11.30-12.30 Q&A and case scenarios 12.30-13.30 Lunch 13.30-14.15 Direct Settlement Facilitation by Arbitrators – General timing issues – Specific techniques – The impact of failed settlement discussions on arbitral proceedings – Introduction to the settlement conference technique 14.15-15.15 Simulation of a settlement conference – Q&A 15.15 – 15.35 Coffee break 15.35 – 16.20 Drafting an Award by Consent: ICC practice – The arbitral tribunal’s powers in relation to consent awards – Procedure – Contents – Public policy and enforcement issues 16.20 – 17.20 Q&A and case scenarios 17.20 – 17.30 Closing remarks
Monday 4 March 2019 The conference programme will be available soon.
Mar 03, 2019
ADGM Auditorium ADGM Authorities Building Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Seminar: Zayed hearing room ADGM Auditorium Centre, Level 20, Al Maqam Tower Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE