ICC YAF: Oral Advocacy Skills – How to Improve your Opening Statement?
The Latin American Chapter of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a workshop on how to improve the opening statement in an arbitral hearing.
The Latin American Chapter of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a workshop on how to improve the opening statement in an arbitration. First, experienced arbitrators and counsel will share their tips for oral presentations in arbitration. Later, the participants will have the opportunity to deliver a short presentation to the speakers and get tips on how to improve. Participants will receive a mock case in advance to the workshop in order to prepare their oral presentation beforehand. After the workshop’s first session, there will be an interval to allow the participants to incorporate the speakers’ tips into their presentation that the participants will deliver in the second part of the event.
8:30 – 9:00
9:00 – 9:15
9:15 – 10:30
Panel on “Tips for oral presentations in arbitration”
10:30 – 10:45
Preparation period for participants
10:45 – 11:45
Workshop on “How to improve your opening statement”
In this session, the participants will present the opening statements they prepared and will receive feedback on how to improve.