08-11Jul

ICC annual summer course on international commercial arbitration

Paris, France, • English

The ICC International Court of Arbitration is organizing its annual course on international commercial arbitration to provide insight into both theoretical and practical aspects of international arbitration in general, as well as arbitrations conducted under the ICC Rules of Arbitration.

Description

The course is open to graduate law students who have completed a first course in international commercial law, to LLM students, as well as to young practitioners in the field of international law who would like to extend their expertise in the area of international commercial arbitration.

The programme is designed to provide outstanding law students and young practitioners with an opportunity for in-depth training in international commercial arbitration and will be focused on arbitration agreements, starting arbitration proceedings, setting up an arbitral tribunal, issues related to jurisdiction and procedure, and arbitral awards.

Programme

Monday, 8 July 2019
09:15 – 09:30Registration & Welcome coffee
09:30 – 9:45Welcome address and introduction to the course

Alexander G. Fessas

Stephanie Goubelle

9:45 – 11:15Introduction to arbitration (Part I)

Dr. Hélène van Lith

11:15 – 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30Introduction to arbitration (Part II)

Dr. Hélène van Lith

12:30 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:45Introduction to the ICC International Court of Arbitration, its Secretariat, and the ICC Rules of Arbitration

Mark Demitry

15:45 – 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30Advocacy in international arbitration

Karen Laïk

Tuesday, 9 July 2019
9:30-10:45Prima facie jurisdiction, multiple parties, multiple contracts and consolidation

(TBC)

10:45 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30Prima facie jurisdiction, multiple parties, multiple contracts and consolidation – Practical exercises

(TBC)

13:00 – 14:00Lunch break
14:00- 15:15Constitution of the Arbitral Tribunal –       General Presentation

Constance Castres Saint-Martin,

15:15-15:30Coffee break
15:30 – 17:00Constitution of the Arbitral Tribunal –       Practical exercises

Constance Castres Saint-Martin,

 Wednesday, 10 July 2019
9:30 – 11:30Special procedures – Emergency Arbitrator proceedings – Presentation & Exercises

Gabriele Ruscalla

11:30 – 11:45Coffee break
11:45 – 13:00Case management techniques

Philippe Cavalieros

13:00 – 14:30Lunch break
14:30 – 16:00Amicable Dispute resolution at the ICC

Alina Leoveanu

Andrija Erac

Thursday, 11 July 2019
9:30 – 11:00Arbitral Awards – General presentation & Practical exercises

Maria Hauser-Morel

11:00 – 11:15Coffee Break
11:15 – 12:45Post-arbitral proceedings

(TBC)

12:45 – 13:00Closing remarks – Distribution of certificates of attendance

Stephanie Goubelle

Speakers

Constance Castres Saint-MartinDeputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Philippe CavalierosPartner, Simmons & Simmons LLP
Mark DemitryDeputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Andrija EracDeputy Manager, ICC International Centre for ADR, Paris
Alexander G. FessasSecretary General, International Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce, Paris
Stephanie GoubelleSenior Manager, Arbitration and ADR Promotion, International Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce, Paris
Maria Hauser-MorelCounsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Karen LaïkAvocat à la Cour – Member of the New York Bar, Clifford Chance Europe LLP
Alina LeoveanuManager, ICC International Centre for ADR, Paris
Gabriele RuscallaCounsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Dr. Hélène van LithSecretary, ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR, Paris
Galina Zukova (TBC)Bélot Malan & Associés; Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris

Logistical notes

Venue

International Chamber of Commerce

33-43 avenue du Président Wilson

75116 Paris, France

Travel and accommodation:

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

When applying, participants are responsible to ensure that they have sufficient funding for their travel and stay in Paris. No sponsorship from the ICC is available in this regard.

Application process

Applications for the 2019 edition of the Summer Course are now closed and all applicants have been notified.

For more information, please contact:

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