ICC YAF: How to Break into International Arbitration

Madrid, Spain, • English

At the occasion of the IASC-Madrid week and the International Arbitration Summer Course, the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is co-organizing a conference with Baker & McKenzie to be held in Madrid on 19 July 2016.


Entering the field of international arbitration can be a daunting challenge. A group of young professionals will share their experiences and provide insight into their unique career paths. The conference will take place during the IASC-Madrid week, a one-week International Arbitration Summer Course to be held in Madrid on July 18-23, 2016.

The ICC YAF event will be an ideal forum for students and young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration, and to enrich their network in the region.


18:40 Registration

18:50 Welcome Remarks

19:00 Panel Discussion

20:30 Cocktail Reception


Dániel Dózsa
Dechert LLP, London

Diego Gutiérrez
Executive Director MIDS, Geneva

Laurence Marquis
Université de Sherbrooke, Montréal

Sebastian Mejía
Baker & McKenzie, Madrid

Dámaso Riaño
Arias SLP, Madrid

Logistial notes

Venue: Baker & McKenzie Madrid, Paseo de la Castellana, 92. Madrid, 28046, Spain

Date: 19 July 2016

Time: 18:40 – 20:30

Please send the attached registration form to :Cristina.Asensio@bakermckenzie.com