30 May 17

ICC Arbitration Conference

Luanda, Angola, • Portuguese

ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Portugal join forces with CREL – Centro de Resolução Extrajudicial de Litígios do Ministério da Justiça de Angola (a national centre for arbitration and ADR by the Angolan Minister of Justice) to organize a Conference on ICC Arbitration on 30 May 2017.

Description

This ICC Arbitration Conference will gather more than 20 experts from Angola, Brazil, Spain, Portugal and Mozambique, to discuss the main challenges to international arbitration in Africa and in the world, as well as the latest news and developments on the revised ICC Arbitration Rules.

Who should attend?
Arbitration lawyers, in-house counsels, arbitrators and other dispute resolution practitioners, academics and professionals involved and/or interested in international commercial arbitration and ADR.

Programme

09:00-9:15Registration
09:15-9:30Opening Remarks
09:30-10:30Regional Challenges of International Arbitration in Africa
10:30-11:00Questions & Answers
11:00-11:15Coffee-Break
11:15 -12:30Emergency Arbitrator and protective measures in arbitration
12:30-13:00Questions & Answers
13:00-14:30Lunch
14:30-15:30Arbitral Tribunal Constitution: matters of competence, impartiality, conflicts of interest and disclosure duty. New practices and policies of ICC International Court of Arbitration
15:30-15:45Questions & Answers
15:45-16:30ICC Arbitration involving states or public entities. The Private Investment Law regime in Angola
16:30-16:45Coffee-Break
16:45-17:30Roundtable: New York Convention – international experience, ratification by the Angolan state and next steps
17:30-17:45Questions & Answers
17:45-18:00Closing Remarks

Speakers

Luiz AboimCounsel, White & Case
Felipe AdolfoChairman of Executive Board, SODIAM
Fernando Aguilar de CarvalhoPartner, Uría Menéndez – Proença de Carvalho
Bingen AmezagaAssociate, Dechert
Rui AndradePartner, Vieira de Almeida
António Caxito MarquesPartner, Lead Advogados
Maria da Assunção ViegasNational Director for the Extrajudicial Dispute Resolution, Ministério da Justiça e dos Direitos Humanos
Joaquina do NascimentoChairwoman, Presidente da Câmara do Cível, Administrativo, Fiscal e Aduaneiro do Tribunal Supremo de Angola
Jayr FernandesPartner, Fátima Freitas Advogados
Pedro FilipeDirector of Legislative Policy, Ministério da Justiça e dos Direitos Humanos
Alexandra GonçalvesSenior Associate, MG Advogados
Renato Grion *Partner, Pinheiro Neto Advogados
Rui,MangueiraHis Excellency, the Minister, Ministério da Justiça e dos Direitos Humanos
Jorge MattamourosSenior Associate, King & Spalding
Pedro Metello de NápolesPartner, PLMJ International Legal Network
Custódio MoreiraLawyer
António Pinto LeitePartner, MLGTS
José SemedoRector, Universidade Gregório Semedo
Ana Serra e MouraCounsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration
Tomás TimbanePartner, GLM
Thierry TomasiPartner, Betto Seraglini
Sofia ValeTeacher, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Agostinho Neto

Logistical notes

CREL – Centro de Resolução Extrajudicial de Litígios
Praça da Unidade Africana, nº74-76
Bairro do Miramar- Luanda

For further information, please contact

  • Edmara, Costa
  • +00244 949160286
  • Silvana, Wellert
  • +351 211 903 650