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BIICL Comparative Arbitration Workshop 

Date: 26 October 2021

Time: 10:00 - 11:30 (UK Time) / 17:00 - 19:30 (Hong Kong Time)

Venue: Online

Event Details

The BIICL Comparative Arbitration Workshop brings together practitioners, academics and policy-makers to discuss international arbitration from a comparative perspective. Panel 1 will examine the emerging approaches in international arbitration in the new world order while Panel 2 will reflect upon the empirical findings of the recent report of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law and Allen & Overy 'Costs, Damages and Duration in Investor-State Arbitration.'


17:00 - 17:10 Opening Remarks

17:10 - 17:55 Panel 1 - 'Global analysis - What's on the horizon for international arbitration in the world?'

  • Chiann Bao, Arbitration Chambers, Hong Kong (Chair)
  • The Rt. Hon. Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, President of BIICL
  • Barbara Dohmann QC, Blackstone Chambers

17:55 - 18:00
Transition to the next session

18:00 - 18:45 Panel 2 - 'Costs and their recovery in investor-State arbitration: examining new empirical evidence.'

  • Chin Heng Ong, Attorney-General's Chambers of Singapore, Singapore (Chair)
  • Matthew Hodgson, Allen & Overy, Hong Kong
  • Yarik Kryvoi, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London
  • Chiann Bao, Arbitration Chambers, Hong Kong

18:45 Q&A / Closing

Pricing and Registration

This workshop is free to attend but pre-registration is required here

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