14 Jun 17

ICC YAF: Cross-Examination in International Arbitration

Mexico City, Mexico, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference in Mexico City on 14 June 2017 with the institutional support of ICC Mexico and the International Arbitration Seminars & Courses (IASC). Hogan Lovells BSTL is generously sponsoring this conference.

Description

This ICC YAF Conference will focus on the convergence of different legal traditions, languages and cultures gives to cross-examination in international arbitration a very special character. The program will begin with a lively roundtable discussion on cross-examination techniques that will be followed by an interactive practical activity and will end with a cocktail reception. This ICC YAF event will take place at the occasion of the IASC (International Arbitration Summer Course) which will be held from the 12-17 June 2017 in Mexico City.

Furthermore, the International Arbitration Seminars & Courses (IASC) is offering full scholarships. The scholarship covers the registration fee of US$580. It does not include hotel/travel expenses. Register at www.iascedu.com.

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

Speakers

Cristina BirksBorden Ladner Gervais
Daniel García-Barragán LópezICC YAF Representative for Latin America, García Barragán Abogados
Hugo García LarrivaICC YAF Representative for Latin America, Corral Rosales Carmigniani Pérez
Luis Omar Guerrero RodríguezHogan Lovells BSTL
Andrea Rivera RíosRíos Ferrer, Guillen-Llarena, Treviño y Rivera

Programme

17:30-18:00Participants Registration
18:00-18:10Welcoming Remarks
18:10-19:00Roundtable “Cross Examination in International Arbitration”
19:00-19:50Practical workshop
19:50-20:00Conclusions and Closing Remarks
20:00Networking Cocktail

Logistical notes

Venue
Hogan Lovells BSTL located at Paseo de los Tamarindos #150-PB
Bosques de las Lomas, Mexico City, 05120 Mexico

Registration

For further information, please contact

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 203-9152
  • Project Officer