05 Dec 17

ICC UK Annual Arbitration Conference

London, United Kingdom, • English

Opened by Alexis Mourre, President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the focus of this year’s conference is ‘Protecting the Institution of International Arbitration’.


The day-long conference held at a central London venue will feature senior practitioners from private practice, general counsels of large corporates, service providers and academics.


9.05 – 9.20 Global Business Context: Trade, Geopolitics and Commercial Dispute Resolution
9.20 – 10.00 Keynote Speech 1
10.00-11.00Panel 1: Protecting Arbitration for Generation Y
11.00-11.30 Networking Coffee Break
11.30 – 12.30Panel 2: The In-House Perspective
12.30 – 13.45Networking Lunch
13.45 – 14.15Keynote speech 2
14.15-15.15 Debate: Confidentiality vs. Development of the Common Law
15.15 – 15.45Networking Coffee Break
15.45 – 16.45Panel 4: Arbitration in the UK outside of the EU
16.45-17.00Closing Remarks
17.00 – 18.30Networking Drinks


Rt Hon. Nick Clegg
Lord DysonFormer British Judge and Barrister
Philip HabermanSenior Partner, Haberman Ilet
Stephen Jagusch QCGlobal Chair of International Arbitration Practice,  Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan
Alexis Mourre,President, ICC International Court of Arbitration
Kieron O’CallaghanPartner, Hogan Lovells
Rachael O’GradySenior Associate, Mayer Brown International LLP, London; ICC YAF Representative
Constantine Partasides QCPartner, Three Crowns LLP
Maria Claudia ProcopiakSenior Associate, Dechert LLP, London; ICC YAF Representative

Logistical notes

VENUE: Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Exchange House, Primrose St, London EC2A 2EG

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