10 Oct 17

Infrastructure disputes – An ICC perspective

Sydney, Australia, • English

The conference will consist of a Key Note address from the President of the ICC Court, followed by a panel discussion on infrastructure disputes and a brief report on ICC Commission’s Working Group on Construction Arbitration.on ICC Commission Task Force on Construction Arbitration and issues that arise in such disputes..

Description

In his Key Note address, Alexis Mourre will speak about the new policies of the Court and highlight the recent policy decision to boost transparency in ICC arbitrations. He will also talk about the new expedited rules for ICC Arbitration. Thereafter, Doug Jones, would give a presentation on ICC Commission’s Working Group on Construction Arbitration.

The Secretary General of the ICC Court, a senior arbitrator and members of the host firm – Corrs Chambers Westgarth will take part in the panel on infrastructure. Participants will benefit from ICC’s perspective on award scrutiny in infrastructure disputes as well as views from Australian practitioners representing parties in infrastructure disputes.

The conference will provide an active platform for participants to express their views and engage in interactive debates with leading practitioners

Who Should Attend?

All in-house counsel, legal practitioners, arbitrators and academics interested in the field of dispute resolution. The conference is also open to business people who wish to learn more about arbitration as an option for Arbitration & ADR.

Programme

17:30-17:45Registration
17:45-18:00Key Note by Alexis Mourre
18:00-18:15Report on ICC Commission’s Working Group on Construction Arbitration by Doug Jones
18:15-19:15Panel Discussion
19:15-onwardsNetworking cocktails

Speakers

David BatesonBarrister, 39 Essex Chambers
Ben DavidsonPartner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Alexander FessasSecretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration
Doug Jones, AOIndependent Arbitrator
Alexis MourrePresident of the ICC International Court of Arbitration
Andrew StephensonPartner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Logistical notes

Venue:

Corrs Sydney

Level 17, 8 Chifley, 8-12 Chifley Square
Sydney NSW 2000

Travel and Accommodation:

Travel and hotel expenses are not included. Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements and hotel reservations.

Dress Code:

Business

Registration

For registrations please write to natasha.smarrelli@corrs.com.au

Contact us

  • Natasha Smarrelli
  • +61 3 9672 3021
  • Event Co-ordinator