Date: Friday, 3 December 2021
Place: Clarion Hotel Helsinki (Address: Tyynenmerenkatu 2, Helsinki, Finland)
Time: 11:15 – 18:20 followed by cocktails and dinner with speech at 19:30
The topic of Helsinki International Arbitration Day (HIAD) 2021 is Start-ups and Arbitration. In addition to addressing the dispute resolution needs of start-ups, HIAD will discuss a range of other related topics, such as arbitrating shareholder disputes, what lawyers could learn from the start-up community, customers’ expectations of dispute resolution services, and how start-ups may contribute to innovation in arbitration.
The event will culminate with the 110th anniversary dinner of the Finland Arbitration Institute (FAI).
For more information about the HIAD 2021 programme and registration, click here.
The FAI continues as the Media Partner of the DIS Baltic Arbitration Days. The 9th edition of the BAD will be organised both online and on site in Riga, Latvia, from Sunday 16th to Monday 17th of August 2020. The topics of the conference are arbitration in transport related disputes, arbitration and IT, third party financing in arbitration disputes in CEE and an update on investment arbitration. The focus countries are Israel, Russian Federation, Switzerland and Ukraine. The program and link to registration are available here. The registration is kindly required even if you plan to participate online.
The FAI is taking part in the conference and also being the Media Partner of the 8th DIS Baltic Arbitration Days held in Riga, Latvia from Thursday 13th to Friday 14th of June 2019. Secretary general Santtu Turunen will moderate a panel on the topic ”Arbitration in Public Procurement Disputes”. The Arbitration Days will be held at the premises of the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
This year’s conference is devoted to Arbitration in Construction and Public Procurement Disputes and Current Events Regarding Brexit, EU and Investment Arbitration. The Focus Countries are Estonia, Finland, Russian Federation and Ukraine.
See the full program of the conference here.
Young Arbitration Club Finland (YACF) and Club Español del Arbitraje (Nordic-Baltic Chapter) will organize a joint seminar gathering practitioners to discuss the topic of “Arbitration hearings – More than arguments and
facts. What else is in the room?” The event will be held in English. Save the date 22 May 2019 and join the seminar on the eve of the 15th IFCAI (International Federation of Commercial Arbitration Institutions) Biennial Conference in Helsinki!
The invitation and link to registration are available here.
To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the award-winning LL.M in International Commercial Arbitration Law (ICAL) at Stockholm University, the ICAL Alumni Association will be holding an international arbitration conference in Stockholm on 7 November 2018. The conference will open another major arbitration event in Stockholm, the Global Oral Rounds of the Foreign Direct Investment Moot Competition on 8-11 November 2018, gathering arbitration practitioners from all over the world.
Please see the Conference program for further information.
This autumn Minsk will host the annual Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF) during 20-21 September 2018. The FAI is going to take part in the forum. The event is organized under the slogan «Know your expert». The FAI Secretary General, Ms. Heidi Merikalla-Teir, will be speaking in one of the plenary sessions of the forum.
More information about the event can be found here.
The Nordic Legal Tech Day is organized by LegalWorks on 19th of September in Stockholm, Sweden. The FAI will take part in the event.
The Secretary General of the FAI, Ms Heidi Merikalla-Teir, will be speaking at the event regarding Legal Desing. The topic is very current for the FAI, since the FAI Arbitration Process Flowchart, that has been created together with Dottir Attorneys (parent of Dot. Legal Design) and design agency Hellon, was published in the Helsinki International Arbitration Day 2018. Take a look at the FAI Arbitration Process Flowchart here.
More information about the Nordic Legal Tech Day can be found here.
On 6–7 September 2018 the Swedish Arbitration Association will host its biennial international conference Swedish Arbitration Days. The event will take place at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm.
The Swedish Arbitration Days will focus on Advocacy in International Arbitration. Panels comprising some of the world’s most prominent international arbitration practitioners will discuss and share their experiences of advocacy at all stages of an arbitration. The FAI is also taking part in the conference.
See more information about the conference here.
The event “2018 Nordic Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China”–a collaboration between the Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center, the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Institute of Oslo Chamber of Commerce and the FAI –will take place in Stockholm on 18 June 2018.