Symposium on Salient Issues on International Commercial Arbitration


This Symposium is organized biannually by the Center on International Commercial Arbitration with the purpose of presenting a global perspective of current developments in international arbitration throughout the world. The symposium hosts prominent speakers and generates a dialogue for salient issues in BIT and ICSID arbitration, as well as current developments in international commercial arbitration in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and East Asia.

Speakers include: David J. A. Cairns, Cremades y Asociados; Fernando Cantuarias, Universidad del Pacifico; Rafael Cox Alomar, David A. Clarke School of Law; Marcelo Ferro, Ferro, Castro Neves, Daltro & Gomide (FCDG); Timothy Foden, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP; Susan Franck, WCL; Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP; Jose Manuel Garcia Represa, Dechert; Horacio A. Grigera Naon, Director, Center on International Commercial Arbitration, WCL; Mark Kantor, Independent Arbitrator; Andrea Menaker, White & Case; Kirsten Odynski, White & Case LLP; Sirilal Perera, WCL; Sir Vivian Ramsey, International Arbitrator and Judge, Singapore International Commercial Court; Maria Rubert, United Advocates; David Snyder, WCL; Jeff Sullivan, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP; and Ignacio Suarez Anzorena, Clifford Chance LLP.

The Symposium is sponsored by ASIL Latin America Interest Group; Dechert LLP; The Inter-American Bar Association; and the Washington Foreign Law Society. Media partner: TDM.
*CLE credit will be applied for as requested for $275.

Date and Location

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
American University Washington College of Law, Grossman Hall
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