26Apr 18

ICC YAF: Conversations on Arbitrator’s Conflict of Interest

Lima, Peru, • Spanish

The ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference to discuss different topics related to arbitrators’ conflicts of interest.


This ICC YAF Conference will focus on discussion related to the scope of the duty of disclosure, civil responsibility of the arbitrators, the abuse of the right to challenge arbitrators, among others.

The conference will take place on the occasion of the XII International Arbitration Congress organized by the Peruvian Institute of Arbitration (IPA) on 25-27 April 2018.

Who should attend?

This conference is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years or under: counsel, arbitrators, corporate counsel or academics. The ICC YAF Conference is an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration and to enrich their network in the region.


7:00-7:30Participants registration
7:30-7:40Welcoming remarks

María del Carmen Tovar

President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Peru; Estudio Echecopar in alliance with Baker & McKenzie International (Lima)

7:40-8:40Conversation on Conversations on Arbitrators’ Conflicts of Interest
8:40-8:50Q&A session
8:50-9:00Conclusions and closing remarks

Silvia Rodríguez

Vice-President of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Peru; Secretary General of Arbitration, Conciliation and Dispute Board of the Center of Analysis and Resolution of Conflicts of the PUCP (Lima)


Maribel AparicioBullard Falla Ezcurra + (Lima)
Lucero García SilvaSpecial Commission that represents the State in International Investment Disputes (Lima)
Rodolfo Miranda MirandaMiró Quesada Abogados (Lima)
Rafael Sánchez RíosExecutive President of the Peruvian Arbitration Institute – IPA (Lima)
Luis Miguel Velarde SafferDechert LLP (Paris/Lima)

Logistical notes


Hotel Belmond Miraflores Park

Av. Malecón de la Reserva 1035, Miraflores Lima 18, Peru


For more information, contact

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 385 7420
  • Project Officer

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