ICC YAF: The role of institutions in the arbitration proceedings

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, • Spanish

This conference is co-organized by ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) and the Brazilian Centre of Mediation and Arbitration (CBMA).


This ICC YAF Conference is being organized at the occasion of the II International Arbitration Congress of the Brazilian Centre of Mediation and Arbitration (CBMA), scheduled to take place on 10-11 August 2017. It will feature debates on the role of arbitral institutions in the proceedings.

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.


18:00-18:15Welcoming Remarks
18:15-19:00Roundtable on “An inside view: What institutions have to say about their role in the arbitration proceeding”
19:15-20:00Roundtable on “An outside view: What counsel have to say about institutions role in the arbitration proceeding”


Renata Auler MonteiroPresident of the CJA
Gustavo da Rocha SchmidtExecutive President of the CMBA
Mariana Freitas SouzaPBVS Advogados
Rodrigo GabardoICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Lee Taube Gabardo
Isabela LacretaValença Advogados
Felipe MoraesSecretary General of CAMARB
Patrícia Sá M. de Figueiredo FerrazMendes Advogados
Gustavo Scheffer da SilveiraCounsel at the ICC International Court of Arbitration
Débora VisconteSecretary of CAM/FIESP
Ana Carolina WeberICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Eizirik Advogados

Logistical notes


CBMA Headquarters

Rua Candelária, nº 9, Gr. 803 — Centro

Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20091-904


For further information and registration please contact Renata Auler Monteiro (cja@cbma.com.br).

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  • Katherine Lievano
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  • Project Officer
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