08Aug 18

ICC YAF: Technology and the future of international arbitration

Lima, Peru, • Spanish

The ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is co-organizing a conference with Young ITA (Institute of Transnational Arbitration) on the technology and the future of international arbitration.


This ICC YAF + Young ITA Conference will discuss various opportunities and challenges new technologies bring to international arbitration, especially in the designation of arbitrators, the practice of legal defense and evidence.

Who should attend?

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


13:30-14:00Participants registration
14:00-14:15Welcome remarks
14:15-14:45Keynote speech on “The future of arbitration”
14:45-15:45Panel on “The use of technology in international arbitration”

  • Blockchain, smart contracts and arbitration
  • Machine learning, automation of litigation tasks
  • Augmented reality and new methods to test
  • Are we ready for arbitral robots?
15:45-16:15Coffee break
16:15-16:45Speech on “Arbitrator intelligence and the search for diversity”
16:45-17:00Conclusions and closing remarks


Gary BornWilmerHale (London)
Briana CanorioICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Petroperú (Lima)
José María de la JaraYoung ITA Representative; Bullard Falla Ezcurra + (Lima)
Christopher DrahozalArbitrator Intelligence (Lawrence)
Diana GarateRebaza Alcázar & De Las Casas (Lima)
Julio OlórteguiBullard Falla Ezcurra + (Lima)
Francisco ParedesLaudenlaw (Washington D.C. / Quito)
Roger RubioRepresentative of ICC Peru; International Arbitration Professor at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú – PUCP (Lima)
Eduardo ZuletaVice-President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration; Zuleta Abogados Asociados (Bogota)

Logistical notes


Cámara de Comercio de Lima
Av. Giuseppe Garibaldi 396, Jesús María 15072, Lima, Peru.


For further information, please contact

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 385 7420
  • Project Officer

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