2018 London Summit On Commercial Dispute Resolution In China

Date: 20 Jun 2018

The Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), the School of International Arbitration (SIA), Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London (IALS) are pleased to invite you to the 2018 London Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China, which will take place in London on 20 June 2018. This well-established and prestigious annual event, based on the report Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2018), will bring top experts from China and the UK together to present and discuss topics in various aspects on the developments of commercial dispute resolution in China. Since 2013, The BAC/BIAC has compiled annual reports to present reviews on commercial disputes revolutions in China and has successfully hosted a series of Summits in Paris, Hague, Frankfurt, Cologne, Zurich, Vienna, Hong Kong, etc. This event is also a platform where practitioners, stakeholders and industry observers can gather together to exchange views on practical and academic focus.

STOCKHOLM Event Agenda:

08:30-09:00 Registration

09:00-09:15 Welcome Speech

Moderator:

Dr. Fuyong Chen, Deputy Secretary General, Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC)

Speakers:

Madam Hongsong Wang, Vice Chairperson, Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC)

Prof. Dr Kaj Hober, Chairperson, Arbitration Institue of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Mr. Stephen Knudtzon, Chairperson, OSLO Chamber of Commerce (OCC)

Ms. Petra Kiurunen, Vice Chairperson, The Finland Arbitration Institute (FAI)

Mr. Steffen Pihlblad, Secretary General, The Danish Institute of Arbitration (DIA)

09:15-10:30 Session I: Commercial Arbitration and Third Party Funding

Moderator:

Mr. Patricia Shaughnessy, Vice Chairperson, Arbitration Institue of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

Speakers:

Dr. Xuehua Wang, Partner, Beijing Huanzhong & Partners

Mr. Zhi Zhang, Partner, V&T Law Firm

Commentators:

Mr. Jussi Lehtinen, Partner, Dittmar & Indrenius

Mr. Henrik Gisløv, Attorney, Andersen Partners

10:30-10:45 Coffee Break

10:45-11:45 Session II: Commercial Mediation

Moderator:

Mr. Ola Nisja, Partner, Wikborg Rein

Speaker:

Mr. Ning Fei, Partner, Hui Zhong Law Firm

Commentators:

Mr. James Hope, SCC Board Member, Partner with Vinge

Mr. Petri Taivalkoski, Partner, Roschier

11:45-12:45 Session III: Energy Dispute Resolution

Moderator:

Mr. Niels Schiersing, Independent Arbitrator, Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong & London

Speaker:

Mr. Weihua Zhang, Vice president & General Counsel, United Energy Group Limited

Commentators:

Ms. Shirin Saif, Senior Associate, Roschier

Ms. Anette Kavaleff, Founder and owner, Oy Kavaleff Consulting Ab

12:45-14:00 Networking Lunch

14:00-15:00 Session IV: Construction Dispute Resolution

Moderator:

Mr. Antti Järvinen, Partner, Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd

Speaker:

Dr. Xianfeng Zhou, Partner, JunHe LLP

Commentators:

Mr. Geir Sviggum, Partner, Wikborg Rein

Mr. Mathias Steniø, Partner, Hafnia Law firm

15:00-15:15 Coffee Break

15:15-16:45 Session V: Investment and Finance Dispute Resolution

Moderator:

Mr. Olle Flygt, Partner, Mannheimer Swartling

Speakers:

Mr. Xiuming Tao, Partner, JunZeJun Law Offices

Mr. Zhi Bao, Partner, Baker McKenzie FenXun.

Commentators:

Prof. Giuditta Cordero-Moss, Professor, University of Oslo

Ms. Xue Xue, Certified Chinse Lawyer, Andersen Partners

16:45-17:00 Closing Remarks

Ms. Annette Magnusson, Secretary General, Arbitration Institue of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

17:00-18:00 Cocktail Reception

Helpline:+86 10 6512 5997

Email:annualreport@bjac.org.cn

Registration fee:

Institute/Judge/Lawyer/In-house Counsel: GBP 100/CNY 900(Early bird will get 20% off discount before 18 April 2018)

Academia/Student: GBP 20/CNY 180

Note: the registration fee includes conference, coffee break, lunch buffet and cocktail reception.

If you need more information about BAC/BIAC, please click: http://www.bjac.org.cn.

Click here to register.

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