17Dec 18

ICC YAF: International Arbitration and Privatization of Public Companies in Greece

Athens, Greece, • English

This conference will give insight into the status of international arbitration in Greece following the large scale privatization of public companies in the country

Description

The event is an opportunity for all professionals involved and interested in international arbitration to exchange with ICC representatives, legal counsel, arbitrators and in-house counsel on the specific questions related to the disputes arising out of contracts following the privatization of public companies in Greece. In addition, the speakers will deal with the conduct of arbitration proceedings when one of the parties is the Greek State and notably the enforcement of arbitration awards against the State.

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.

Programme

Programme: 18:00-18:15Registration
 18:15-18:30Welcome remarks
 18:30-19:10Arbitration as a dispute resolution method in cases of privatization of public companies
 19:10-19:45Conducting arbitration proceedings and rendering enforceable awards against the Greek State
19:45-20:00Closing remarks
 20:00Cocktail

Speakers

Speakers:Evangelos CourakisPartner, Koutalidis | Law Firm, Athens
Philippe LeboulangerPartner, Leboulanger & Associés, Paris
 Stella LeptourgouDeputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
 Marina PapadatouAssociate, Leboulanger & Associés, Paris
 Konstantinos P. PapadiamantisPartner, Potamitis Vekris, Athens
 Periklis StroumposLegal counsel, Fraport Greece, Athens
 Ioannis VayasHead Counsel, Corporations & Concessions, Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund, Athens
 Nikolas A. VernicosChair, ICC Greece, Athens

Logistical notes

Venue

Nomiki Vivliothiki
23 Mavromichali Street
Athens, 10680, Greece

Registration

To register, please send a message to Marina Papadatou.