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.
The FAI is taking part in the conference and also being the Media Partner of the 7th DIS Baltic Arbitration Days held in Riga, Latvia from Thursday 14th to Friday 15th of June 2018. The Arbitration Days will be held at the premises of the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
This years conference is devoted to the 60th anniversary of the New York Convention and to arbitration of corporate disputes in Ireland, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and Ukraine.
See the full program of the conference here.
Young Arbitration Club Finland (YACF), Young Arbitrators Sweden (YAS) and the Russian Arbitration Association 40 (RAA40) are having a joint seminar gathering young practitioners to discuss the issue of “What to expect when arbitrating in Finland, Russia and/or Sweden?”
Speakers include: Hanna Roos (Latham & Watkins LLP), Andreas Johard (MAQS), Denis Almakaev (Hogan Lovells) and Teemu Taxell (Merilampi).
When: 23 May 2018, 5.30 pm onwards (on the eve of Helsinki International Arbitration Day, www.hiad.fi)
Where: Hannes Snellman Attorneys, Eteläesplanadi 20
After the discussion there will be an opportunity to discuss freely with some
drinks and food. Please register for the event by 16 May 2018 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Third Annual Conference of the Belgian Chapter of the Club Español del Arbitraje, Brussels 23 February 2018
The FAI Board Member Niuscha Bassiri, will be speaking in the Third Annual Conference of the Belgian Chapter of the Club Español del Arbitraje (the “CEA”) taking place on 23rd February 2018 in Brussels. Niuscha Bassiri is also the Vice-President of the Belgian Chapter of the Club Español del Arbitraje. The FAI is a Media Partner of the conference. Please find more information below or visit the website of the event. (more…)