26 Sep 16

ICC YAF – Document Production and Experts in International Arbitration

Tokyo, Japan, • English

The ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is co-organizing with Herbert Smith Freehills a conference about “Document production and experts in international arbitration” to be held in Tokyo on 26 September 2016.

Description

Herbert Smith Freehills and the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) are co-organizing a conference to be held on 26 September 2016 as part of the ICC Japan Arbitration week.

The ICC YAF aims to provide young practitioners with an opportunity to learn and engage with peers and arbitration specialists to discuss issues of interest in international arbitration and to foster mentor relationships.

Following the discussion forum, there will be a networking drinks reception.

Programme

5:30 – 6:00 Registration

6:00 – 7:30 Discussion Forum
• Document Production in International
Arbitration
• Experts in International Arbitration
• How the Selection of Arbitrators Will
influence the Procedure of the Above?

7:30 – 9:00 Drinks Reception

Speakers

Panel members:

James Claxton , Professor, Graduate School of Law, Kobe University, Japan

Alexander Fessas , Managing Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris

Michael Hwang , Senior Counsel & Chartered Arbitrator, Michael Hwang Chambers, Singapore; Alternate Member, ICC International Court of Arbitration

Elain Wong , Partner, Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi, Herbert Smith Freehills GJBJ, Japan

Moderator:
Christopher Hunt , Partner, Gaikokuho Jimu Bengoshi, Herbert Smith Freehills GJBJ, Japan

Logistial notes

Venue:

Herbert Smith Freehills, Tokyo Office
Midtown Hall and Conference Centre (Rooms 5&6)
Midtown Tower 4F
9-7-1 Akasaka
Minato-ku, Tokyo

How to register?

To register your attendance, please send the following details: (i) name, (ii) position, (iii) company name, and
(iv) email to: Wenny.Huang@iccasia.org by 16 September, 2016.