14 Oct 17

1st ICC India Arbitration Day

New Delhi, India, • English

The first edition of this event will bring together world-class arbitration experts and provide an active platform to around 150 participants to express their views and engage in interactive debates with world class arbitration experts.


The event will be hosted by ICC India and the ICC International Court of Arbitration with the active support of the ICC India Arbitration Group.

The inaugural session of the conference will see addresses by the Hon’ble Judge, Supreme Court of India, Hon’ble Chief Justice of the High Court of Punjab and Haryana, Hon’ble Judge of the High Court of Delhi as also the President, ICC International Court of Arbitration among others.

Topics include the use and advantages of the revised ICC Arbitration Rules and guidance on the new expedited procedures; the role of institutions in saving time and costs in International Arbitration; and the need, value and management of expert evidence in International Arbitration.

Who should attend?

All in-house counsel, legal practitioners, arbitrators and academics interested in the field of dispute resolution. The conference is also open to business people who wish to learn more about arbitration as an option for Dispute Resolution in India.


09:00 – 10:00Registration
10:00 – 11:00Inaugural Session
11:00 – 11:15Tea /Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:30ICC Arbitration Rules 2017 and new guidance on Expedited Procedures – Use & Advantages
12:30 – 12:35Luncheon Welcome Address
12:35 -13:30Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:45Saving Time and Costs in International Arbitration – Role of Institutions
14:45 – 15:00Tea / Coffee Break
15:00 – 16:15Expert Evidence in International Arbitration – Need, Value and Managing the Evidence
16:15 – 16:45Closing of the Conference

–       Special Address

–       Vote of Thanks

17:00 – 19:00Networking Drinks


Abhinav BhushanDirector, South Asia, ICC Arbitration & ADR, Singapore
Lawrence BooThe Arbitration Chambers, Singapore
Ashish ChughPartner, K&L Gates, Singapore
Justin D’Agostino (invited)Global Head of Practice, Dispute Resolution and Regional Managing Partner, Asia and Australia, Herbert Smith Freehills, Hong Kong
Vyapak DesaiPartner, Nishith Desai and Associates, Mumbai
Nakul DewanAdvocate, Supreme Court of India; Barrister, 20 Essex Street, Singapore/London
Jatin JalundhwalaChief Legal Officer, Adani Enterprises Limited, Ahmedabad
Herman JeremiahPartner, Dentons Rodyk, Singapore
Kartikey MahajanAssociate, Kirkland & Ellis International LLP, London
Shuva Mandal (invited)Chief, Legal and Group General Counsel, Tata Sons, Mumbai
Justice ManmohanHon’ble Judge, High Court of Delhi
Montek MayalManaging Director, Practice Leader, India, FTI Consulting, New Delhi
Alexis MourrePresident, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Sitesh MukherjeePartner, Trilegal, Mumbai
Raj PanchmatiaPartner, Khaitan & Co., Mumbai
Subhrakant PandaPresident, ICC India
Prakash PillaiPartner, Clyde & Co. Clasis, Singapore
Ravi Shankar Prasad (invited)Hon’ble Minister of Law and Justice & Ministry of Electronics and Information & Technology, Government of India
Daniel SharmaPartner, DLA Piper, Frankfurt
Nish ShettyHead, Litigation & Dispute Resolution (Asia-Pacific), Clifford Chance, Singapore
Justice Arjan Kumar SikriHon’ble Judge, Supreme Court of India
Naresh ThackerPartner, Economic Laws Practice, Mumbai
Kunal VajaniAlternate Member, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris; Partner, Wadia Ghandy & Co., Delhi
Shiavax Jal VazifdarHon’ble Chief Justice, High Court of Punjab and Haryana

Logistical notes


Hyatt Regency Delhi (The Mansion, Oval Room)

Bhikaji Cama Place, Ring Road, New Delhi 110607, India


Travel and accommodation

Travel and hotel expenses are not included. Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements and hotel reservations.


Dress Code



For registrations and more information contact tejus.chauhan@iccindiaonline.org

Contact us

  • Tejus Chauhan
  • +91 9650843803
  • Arbitration Coordinator, ICC India