Arbitration Forum

 

SAVE THE DATE

April 10th-11th, 2018

Arbitration Forum Topics include...
  • ​Key note - Commercial Arbitration 2030
  • What do clients expect? The General Counsels' view
  • Arbitration in corporate stakeholder conflicts
  • Open discussion: today's challenges
AND...
  • Efficiency, evidence production, and the role of the arbitrator
  • Fighting institutional bureaucracy
  • The extension of arbitration clauses to non-signatories
  • Arbitration, the applicable law, precedents, and legal reasoning - how to get top-notch awards

 

Speakers

Programm Bild
Marc Blessing
Programm Bild
Gary Born
Programm Bild
Felix Dasser
Homburger
Programm Bild
Felix R. Ehrat
Novartis AG
Programm Bild
Nelson Eizirik
Eizirik Advogados
Programm Bild
Marcelo Roberto Ferro
FCDG Advogados
Programm Bild
José Antonio Fichtner
Andrade & Fichtner Advogados
Programm Bild
Carlos S. Forbes
Mundie Advogados
Programm Bild
Harold Frey
Lenz & Staehelin
Programm Bild
Márcio Souza Guimarães
FGV Law School
Programm Bild
Philipp Habegger
Habegger Arbitration
Programm Bild
Inka Hanefeld
Hanefeld Attorneys at law
Programm Bild
Boris Kasolowsky
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Programm Bild
Nadja Jaisli Kull
Bär & Karrer AG
Programm Bild
Pedro A. Batista Martins
Batista Martins Advogados
Programm Bild
Santiago Montt
BHP Billiton
Programm Bild
Hans Nater
Nater Dallafior Attorney at law
Programm Bild
Peter Nobel
Nobel & Hug
Programm Bild
Christian Oetiker
SCAI
Programm Bild
Christoph M. Pestalozzi
Lustenberger Rechtsanwälte
Programm Bild
Gustavo da Rocha Schmidt
Schmidt Laureço Kingston
Programm Bild
Peter Sester
University of St. Gallen
Programm Bild
Georg von Segesser
von Segesser Law
Programm Bild
Marco Stacher
Walder Wyss
Programm Bild
Pedro Texeira
ThyssenKrupp CSA
Programm Bild
Luciano Timm
Programm Bild
Volker Viechtbauer
Red Bull GmbH
Programm Bild
Thomas Werlen
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP

Program of the Arbitration Forum

  • 09:00 - 12:30
  • Hotel Einstein

Morning Sessions

09:00  // Arrival, Registration and Coffee

09:30  // Short Welcome Words by Peter Sester and Welcome Speech by Peter Nobel 

10:00  // Opening Discussion with General Counsels: What do our Clients Expect?

Volker Viechtbauer, Santiago Montt, Pedro Texeira, Felix Ehrat
Moderator: Nadja Jaisli Kull

11:15  // Open Discussion: (where) does Arbitration Limp? Today's Challenges

Philipp Habegger, Marco Stacher, tba

 


  • 12:30 - 14:00
  • Hotel Einstein

Lunch Break


  • 14:00 - 17:45
  • Hotel Einstein

Afternoon Sessions

14:00  // Key Note - Commercial Arbitration 2030

Gary Born

14:45  // Short Comment by Hans Nater

Discussion moderated by José Antonio Fichtner

15:15  // Coffee Break

15:45  // Arbitration in Corporate Stakeholder Conflicts

Felix Dasser, Nelson Eizirik, Pedro A. Batista Martins
Moderator: Peter Sester 

17:00  // Third Party Financing: Curse or Blessing?

tba


  • 17:45 - 19:00
  • Hotel Einstein

Apéro Riche


  • 08:45 - 12:15
  • Hotel Einstein

Morning Sessions

08:45  // Coffee & Gipfeli

09:15  // Efficiency, Evidence Production and the Role of the Arbitrator: US Style versus Civil Law Style Arbitration

Boris Kasolowsky, Marcelo Ferro, Harold Frey
Moderator: Christoph Pestalozzi

09:45  // Panel Discussion

10:30  // Short Break

10:45  // Key Note by Marc Blessing - The Extension of Arbitration Clauses to Non-signatory Parties

11:15  // Panel tba

 


  • 12:15 - 14:00
  • Hotel Einstein

Lunch Break


  • 14:00 - 17:00
  • Hotel Einstein

Afternoon Sessions

14:00  // Arbitration, the Applicable Law, Precedents, and Legal Reasoning - How to get top-notch Arbitral Awards

Georg von Segesser (Swiss Perspective), Márcio Guimarães (Brazilian Perspective)

15:15  // Coffee Break

15:30  // Fighting Institutional Bureaucracy

Carlos Forbes, Inka Hanfeld, Christian Oetiker
Moderator: Luciano Timm

16:45  // Wrap Up & Outlook

Peter Sester


Tickets

 

The start time indicated on the tickets might be adjusted. Please refer to the website for the exact program.

Sponsors

CAM - CCBC

The Center for Arbitration and Mediation was founded in 1979 by a group of lawyers and professors from the University of São Paulo´s School Of Law, with the support of the Brazil Canada Chamber of Commerce.

Visit the website for more information

 

Programm Bild