2013 Program


La défaillance financière des Etats devant les juges et les arbitres internationaux / The Financial Default of States Before the International Judge and Arbitrator
Gilbert Guillaume Former President of the International Court of Justice


International Investment Arbitration: The Perspective of the Arbitrator
David D. Caron
Professor of International Law, University of California, Berkeley (1987-2013) ; Dean of The Dickson Poon School of Law at King’s College London as of May 1, 2013 ; Immediate Past President of the American Society of International Law


Historic arbitration stories: The Chromalloy Case
Yves Derains
Chairman, Institute of World Business Law, International Chamber of Commerce; former Secretary General of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC and Director of the Legal Department of the ICC; Founding Partner, Derains & Gharavi


  • Procedural Challenges for Investors and for States in Investment Arbitration
    Andrea K. Bjorklund Professor of Law, University of California, Davis
  • Empirical Assessments of Investment Arbitration
    Susan D. Franck
    Professor of Law, Washington and Lee University
  • Competence-Competence : A Comparative Study
    Horacio A. Grigera Naon Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, American University; former Secretary General of International Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce
  • Arbitration and Consumer Law
    Alain Prujiner Emeritus Professor, Université Laval
  • The Use of Public International Law in Investment Arbitration
    Brigitte Stern Emeritus Professor, University of Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne, former member of the United Nations Administrative Tribunal


  • Workshop 1 ­­– ICSID Arbitration practice
    Paul Jean Le Cannu Legal Counsel, International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
  • Workshop 2 ­­– DIAC Arbitration practice
    Nassib G. Ziadé Director, Dubai International Arbitration Centre; former Deputy Secretary-General of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
  • Workshop 3 ­­– ICC Arbitration practice
    José Ricardo Feris Deputy Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration
  • Seminar – State-to-State Arbitration
    Brooks W. Daly Deputy Secretary-General and Principal Legal Counsel, Permanent Court of Arbitration.