23Nov 18

ICC YAF: Zoom in: ICC Arbitration and current challenges

Santiago de Chile, Chile, • Spanish

This ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) conference will show different perspectives of professionals in different jurisdictions and their experiences with ICC Arbitration.


This conference will focus on ICC Arbitration provisions and current challenges. It will include debates on ICC topics such as the expedited procedure, multi-party, multi-contracts and consolidation of arbitrations, efficiency and cost of arbitration, challenge of an emergency arbitrator, among others.

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.


09:00 – 09:30Participants registration
09:30 – 09:45Welcome remarks
09:45 – 10:45Panel on “The anatomy of ICC Arbitration”

·         ICC Expedited Procedure: Has it met the expectations or are there other ways to have a quick and efficient arbitration?

·         Approximation of the ICC Tribunals and the decisions on costs of arbitration.

·         Consolidation of arbitrations under the ICC Rules and proposal of protocol of consolidation of inter-institutions

10:45 – 11:15Coffee break
11:15 – 12:15Panel on “Fast and furious: challenges of the ICC Emergency Arbitrator”

·         Emergency arbitration and the autonomy of bank guarantees

·         Objections of arbitration jurisdiction and the emergency arbitration

·         Emergency arbitration and multi-tiered clauses (Dispute Boards, Mediation and others)

12:15 – 12:30Conclusions and closing remarks


Speakers:Catalina AmenábarPhilippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Santiago de Chile)
Félix AntolínAlbagli Zaliasnik (Santiago de Chile)
 Álvaro AwadContreras Velozo (Santiago de Chile)
 Francesco CamporaLoy Letelier Campora (Santiago de Chile)
 Daniela CorchueloPosse Herrera Ruíz (Bogota)
 Gonzalo FernándezMember of the ICC International Court of Arbitration in representation of Chile; Carey Abogados (Santiago de Chile)
 Hugo GarcíaICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Carmigniani Pérez (Quito)
 Macarena LetelierSecretary General of ICC Chile (Santiago de Chile)
 Felipe OssaPresident of the Commission on Arbitration & ADR of ICC Chile; Claro & Cia (Santiago de Chile)
 Cristóbal SarraldeGarrigues (Santiago de Chile)
 Laura Aguilera VillalobosRepresentative for ICC Chile (Santiago de Chile)

Logistical notes


Cámara de Comercio de Santiago de Chile

Monjitas 392 Piso 2. Edificio del Comercio.


For more information, please contact:

  • Katherine Lievano
  • +507 385 7420
  • Project Officer

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