26Feb 18

Prague Arbitration Day 2018

Prague, Czech Republic, • English

A unique one-day conference focusing on international commercial arbitration trends within the CEE region. This inaugural event is brought to you by the ICC Czech Republic with the support of the ICC International Court of Arbitration.


This Conference will consist of four blocks discussing following topics:

  • Speed and Efficiency of Arbitration;
  • Third Party Funding;
  • Enforcement of Interim Measures imposed by tribunals in the CEE Region;
  • Importance of choosing the right place of arbitration.

It is a great opportunity to share experience and trends in international commercial arbitration among professionals from the CEE region and to establish a wide platform for networking.

Who should attend? Participants mostly from the CEE region (Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary): in-house counsels, lawyers (legal counsels), arbitrators, representatives of national and international chambers (banking, insurance, etc.)


 Registration / small breakfast9:00 – 9:30
Opening words by organizers9:30 – 9:40
Keynote speechŽiva Filipič, Managing Counsel of the ICC International Court of Arbitration

9:40 – 10:00

Block 1Speed and Efficiency of Arbitration

10:00 – 11:15

Coffee break11:15 – 11:45
Block 2Third Party Funding (TPF) – its Use and Need in International Commercial Arbitration in the CEE Region

11:45 – 13:00

Lunch break13:00 – 14:30
Block 3Enforcement of Interim Measures imposed by Tribunals in the CEE Region, world-wide comparison

14:30 – 15:45

Coffee break15:45 – 16:15
Block 4Importance of Choosing the Right Place of Arbitration

16:15 – 17:30

Evening cocktailFrom 18:00

(Held at the venue)


Dr. Jalal El AhdabPartner at Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent, France
Ms. Laurence BurgerPartner at Landolt & Koch, Switzerland
Ms. Ziva FilipicManaging Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, France
Dr. Inga KacevskaPartner at Inga Kacevska Law Office, Latvia
Dr. Rafal KosPartner at Kubas Kos Galkowski, Poland
Mr. Piotr NowaczykInternational Independent Arbitrator & Mediator, Poland
Dr. Milos OlikPartner at ROWAN LEGAL, Chairman of the Commission on International Arbitration of the ICC Czech Republic
Erica SteinPartner at Dechert LLP, Belgium / France

Logistical notes

Venue: BOSCOLO PRAGUE, Senovazne namesti 13/991, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic

Accommodation: BOSCOLO PRAGUE, Senovazne namesti 13/991, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic


To register, please click here.

Contact us

  • Tereza Brandejska
  • +420 257 217 744