15Dec 18

2018 ICC India Arbitration Conference

New Delhi, India, • English

ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC India will be hosting their annual conference which will bring together leading practitioners from India and abroad to discuss key issues in domestic and international arbitration. The event will be attended by more than 150 plus delegates providing excellent learning and networking opportunities.


The conference will bring together leading practitioners from India and abroad to discuss key issues in domestic and international arbitration, with a special attention being placed to Indian practice and experiences under the ICC Arbitration Rules.

The conference will have an inaugural session followed by three interactive panel discussions and observations by a foreign practitioner.

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.


Programme: 09:00 – 10:00Registration
10:00 – 10:05Welcome Address
10:05 – 10:20The Secretary General’s Address
10:20 – 10:35Special Address
10:35 – 10:50Special Address
10:50 – 11:05Key Note Address
11:05 – 11:15Director’s Address
11:15 – 11:30Coffee Break
11:30 – 13:00Demystifying Myths of Institutional Arbitration – A Hard Talk!’
13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30Arbitration 360 – A Bird’s Eye View
15:30 – 15:45Tea / Coffee Break
15:45 – 17:15Arbitration in India – From Drafting to Enforcing
17:15 – 17:25Observations by a Foreign Practitioner
17:25 – 17:30Vote of Thanks
17:30 – 19:30Networking Drinks


SpeakersRuby Singh AhujaSenior Partner, Karanjawala & Co., New Delhi
 Abhinav BhushanDirector, South Asia, ICC Arbitration & ADR, Singapore
 Hon’ble Mr. Justice Vibhu BakhruJudge, Hon’ble High Court of Delhi
 Simon DavisBarrister, Francis Burt Chambers, Australia
 Nakul DewanAdvocate, Supreme Court of India and Barrister, 20 Essex Street, Singapore | London
 Alain GrecDirector & Co-founder, Profile Investment, Paris
 Alexander G. FessasSecretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
 Sapna JhangianiPartner, Clyde & Co. Clasis, Singapore
 Sanjeev KapoorPartner, Khaitan & Co., New Delhi
 Vaibhav KakkarPartner, L&L Law Offices, New Delhi
 Geeta LuthraSenior Advocate, New Delhi
 Fali S. NarimanSenior Advocate; Former Vice President, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
 Shaneen ParikhPartner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., Mumbai
 Debolina PartapVice President (Legal) & GC, Wockhardt Ltd., Mumbai
 Kabir SinghPartner, Clifford Chance, Singapore
 Rohit SinghalCEO, Masin Projects, New Delhi
 Naresh ThackerPartner, Economic Law Practices, Mumbai
 David Brynmor ThomasBarrister, 39 Essex Chambers, London
 Kunal VajaniHead of Chambers, BlackRobe Chambers, New Delhi; Member (India), ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
 Jawahar VadiveluPresident, ICC India
 Baiju VasaniPartner, Jones Day, London
 Karishma VoraBarrister, 4-5 Gray’s Inn Square, London

Logistical notes


Hyatt Regency (Ballroom) Bhikaiji Cama Place, Ring Road

New Delhi, India, 110066

Travel and Accommodation

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

Dress Code



To register please click on the link here http://registrations.ficci.com/icc/delhi/form.html

  • Tejus Chauhan
  • +91 11 23322472
  • Arbitration Coordinator, ICC India

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