Programme

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11:30 – 12:30 Registration and Buffet Lunch

 

12:30 – 12:40 Welcome Address

  • Heidi Merikalla-Teir, Secretary General, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI)

 

12:40 – 13:00 Keynote Speech
Speaker:

  • Charles C Adams Jr

 

13:00 – 14:00 First Panel: “Efficiency in International Arbitration: Whose duty is it?”
Moderator:

  • Tuuli Timonen, Associate, White & Case, Finland

Speakers:

  • Jennifer Kirby, Principal, Kirby, France
  • Franz Schwarz, Global Co-Chair International Arbitration Practice, WilmerHale, UK & Germany
  • Gail Negbaur, Legal Counsel Asia, Air Liquide, France

 

14:00– 14:30 Networking Break

 

14:30 – 15:30 Second Panel: “Ensuring efficient proceedings: How far should the arbitrator go?”
Moderator:

  • Anders Forss, Partner, Castrén & Snellman, Finland

Speakers:

  • Marc Blessing, Of Counsel, Bär & Karrer, Switzerland
  • Tatyana Slipachuk, Partner, Sayenko Kharenko, Ukraine
  • José Rosell, Partner, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, France

 

15:30– 16:00 Networking Break

 

16:00 – 17:00 Third Panel: “Can efficiency become a threat to the fundaments of arbitration?”
Moderator:

  • Gisela Knuts, Partner, Roschier, Finland

Speakers:

  • Penny Madden, Partner, Gibson Dunn, UK
  • Anke C Sessler, Partner, Skadden, Germany
  • Jakob Ragnwaldh, Partner, Mannheimer Swartling, Sweden

 

17:00 Closing Remarks

  • Heidi Merikalla-Teir, Secretary General, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Finland

 

17:00 – 20:00 Cocktail Buffet

  • A unique opportunity to meet your peers over drinks and food in a relaxed and international atmosphere

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