07 Sep 17

ICC Mexican Arbitration Day

Mexico City, Mexico, • Spanish and English with simultaneous translation

The ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Mexico are hosting a conference in Mexico City, in memory of Guillermo Aguilar Álvarez, on topics related to dispute resolution from a Latin-American perspective.

Description

The ICC MEXICAN ARBITRATION DAY is an event organized by the ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Mexico, which aim is to discuss current topics related to alternative dispute resolution from a Latin American perspective.

This first edition of the conference will address theoretical and practical cases related to the quantification of damages in cross-border arbitral proceedings. Ana Serra e Moura, Deputy Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration will share her experience with the audience. This session will also count on the participation of expert speakers, coming from different parts of the world, who will provide an international perspective with regard to the determination, estimation and reparation of damages in international arbitration.

Additionally, the Latin-American Chapter of the Young Arbitrators Forum of the ICC (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference 6 September 2017. More information regarding the program and how to register will be available shortly.

Who should attend?

Practicing lawyers, corporate counsel, in-house counsel, arbitrators and other dispute resolution services practitioners, academics, business and public sectors, civil society, and professionals involved and/or interested in obtaining further knowledge about keeping up to date with domestic and international arbitration in Latin America.

Programme

8:00-9:00Participants Registration
9:00-9:30Welcoming Remarks
9:30-9:45Tribute to Guillermo Aguilar Álvarez
9:45-10:00The scope of the new practices and policies in the ICC which entered into force since 2016
10:00-11:30Panel on “The theory of damages”
11:30-11:45Q & A
11:45-12:00Coffee Break
12:00-13:00Panel on “Quantification and reparation of damages in international arbitration”
13:00-13:15Q & A
13:15-15:00Networking Lunch
15:00-16:00Panel on “Damages in investment arbitration”
16:00-16:15Q & A
16:15-16:45Coffee Break
16:45-17:45Roundtable on “Quantification and reparation of damages in specific industries: Energy, Construction, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Gas & Oil”
17:45-18:00Q & A
18:00-18:15Conclusions

Speakers

Christian AlbanesiLinklaters
Gabriela Álvarez ÁvilaPresident of the Investment Arbitration Committee of ICC México; Curtis, Mallet-Prevos, Colt & Mosle, S.C.
Cecilia Azar ManzurVice-president of the Arbitration Commission of ICC Mexico; DLA Piper Gallastegui y Lozano
Santiago DellepianeCompass Lexecon
María Fernanda GarzaCoordinator for the Americas for the ICC; President of ICC Mexico
Analía GonzálezVice-President of the Investment Arbitration Committee; Foley Hoag LLP
Emilio González de CastillaGonzález de Castilla Abogados, S.C.
Luis Enrique GrahamPresident of the Mexican Arbitration Institute; Hogan Lovells
Ernst HetchenbergerVice-President of the Infrastructure Committee for ICC Mexico; CCA
Ricardo Izeta GutierrezHead of the Legal Department of Thermoelectric Projects of the Federal Commission of Electricity – CFE
Dyalá JiménezCo-Editor-in Chief of the ICC Disputer Resolution Bulletin; DJ Arbitraje
Carlos Loperena RuízVice-President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Mexico; Loperena, Lerch y Martín del Campo S.C.
Silvia MarchiliICC YAF Representative for North America; King & Spalding
Sergio NettelPEMEX
Alejandro OgarrioPresident of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Mexico; Ogarrio Daguerre S.C.
Marike PaulssonICC YAF Representative for North America; University of Miami School of Law’s International Arbitration Institute
Víctor M. RuízVice-President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Mexico; Ruíz Silva S.C.
Adriana San RománWöss & Partners
Ana Serra e MouraDeputy Secretary General of the ICC International Court of Arbitration
Guido TawilM & M Bomchil
Luis VitePwC
Claus von WobeserEx-President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Mexico; Von Wobeser y Sierra S.C.
Rodrigo Zamora EtcharenGalicia Abogados S.C.
Eduardo ZuletaVice-President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration; Zuleta Abogados Asociados

Logistical notes

Venue

Four Seasons Hotel, Gran Salón

Paseo de la Reforma 500, Mexico City, Mexico.


Hotels

  • Hotel Four Seasons México – Event Venue

Superior Room: US$320.00 + tax

Deluxe Room: US$350.00 + tax

Address: Paseo de la Reforma 500, Cuauhtémoc, 06500, Mexico City.

Phone: 52 (55) 5230-1818

To reserve with the preferential rate please contact: Alejanda Ogarcia (alejandra.ogarcia@fourseasons.com)

Webpage: http://www.fourseasons.com/mexico/

 

  • Hotel Marriot Reforma

Room: USD $185.00 + tax

Address: Paseo de la Reforma 276, Col Juarez, 06600, Mexico City..

Phone: 52 (55) 1102-7030

To reserve with the preferential rate enter the following link: http://www.marriott.com/meeting-event-hotels/group-corporate-travel/groupCorp.mi?resLinkData=International%20Chamber%20of%20commerce%5EMEXMC%60ICOICOA%60185.00%60USD%60false%601%609/1/17%609/9/17%608/23/17&app=resvlink&stop_mobi=yes

  • Hotel Marquis Reforma

Deluxe Room: USD $180.00 + tax

Executive Room: USD $200.00 + tax

Address: Paseo de la Reforma 465, Cuauhtémoc, 06500, Mexico City.

Phone: 52 (55) 5229-1200

To reserve with the preferential rate enter the following link: https://reservations.travelclick.com/2900?groupID=2015180#/guestsandrooms

Registration

To register please contact Laura Altamirano (laltamirano@iccmex.org.mx) or María Del Carmen Montoya (mcmontoya@iccmex.org.mx). Or call +55 (55) 5687-2203, 2207.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring this conference will give your company the global recognition to reach arbitrators, in-house counsels, business people, and lawyers and legal practitioners involved in international arbitration. Through this sponsorship you have the opportunity to reach thousands of legal practitioners in the Americas and Europe.

We estimate around 150 participants from the Americas and Europe.

For information to be a sponsor please contact Katherine Lievano (iccarbitration-latinamerica@iccwbo.org)

For more information, contact

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 203 9152
  • Project Officer