ICC YAF: Role of Institutions and Experts in International Arbitration

Chandigarh, India, • English

This highly interactive conference will enable young professionals in growing cities of India to exchange thoughts on international arbitration.


This conference, organized by ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF), India Chapter in collaboration with P&A Law Offices and FTI Consulting, will enable counsel, arbitrators, in house counsel or academics to gain insights from a panel of experienced young practitioners, and ask any questions they may have. All sessions will be highly interactive and topics have been very carefully selected to foster active discussion.

Who should attend?

This conference is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years and under: counsels, arbitrators, corporate counsels or academics. This ICC YAF Conference will be an ideal forum for young practitioners to to enrich their network in the region.


16:30 – 17:00Registration
17:00 – 18:00


Inaugural Session

Ø  Welcome Address by Mr. Abhinav Bhushan

Ø  Inaugural address by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Mahesh Grover*

Ø  Keynote Address by Hon’ble Mr. Justice A. K. Mittal*

Ø  Special Address by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Rajive Bhalla

18:00 – 19:00


Interactive Session on ‘Role of Institutions in International Arbitration’


Ø  Mr. Amit Mishra

Ø  Mr. Saket Sikri

Ø  Mr. Nikhil Rohatgi

19:00 – 20:00




Interactive Session on ‘Role of Experts in International Arbitration’


Ø  Mr. Akshay Bhan

Ø  Mr. Montek Mayal

Ø  Mr. Shashank Garg

20:00 onwardsCocktail Dinner & Networking opportunity


Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.K. Mittal*Judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court
Hon’ble Mr. Justice Mahesh Grover*Judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court
Hon’ble Mr. Justice Rajive BhallaFormer Judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court
Mr. Akshay BhanSenior Advocate
Mr. Abhinav BhushanDirector, South Asia, ICC Arbitration & ADR, International Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Shashank Garg (Moderator)Partner, Advani & Co.
Mr. Montek MayalSenior Director, FTI Consulting
Mr. Amit MishraPartner, P&A Law Offices
Mr. Nikhil Rohatgi (Moderator)Advocate, Delhi HC
Mr. Saket SikriPartner, Sikri & Co.

*To Be Confirmed

Logistical notes


Hyatt Regency Chandigarh
Regency Ballroom 1
178, Industrial and Business Park, Phase 1

Chandigarh – 160 002, India
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