2019 Program


Daniel Cohen
Professor at the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas
President of the Arbitration Academy



  • “A propos of Pirelli: International Arbitration and Access to Justice” 
    Pierre Tercier
    Emeritus Professor of Law (Contract, Competition and Torts Law) – University of Fribourg
    Honorary Chair of the ICC International Court of Arbitration


  • “International Investment Arbitration – Rise, Challenges and Reform”
    Gabrielle Kaufmann-Kohler
    Professor Emerita at Geneva University Law School
    President of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)

    Partner at Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler


  • “Impartiality And Independency of Arbitrators Together With Disclosure Duty”
    Alexander Belohlavek
    Professor of Private International Law in the Czech Republic
    Advocate and Arbitrator
  • “Putting Flesh on the Bones of the Substantive Investment Protection Obligations”
    Zachary Douglas
    Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva
  • “A Behind-the-Scene Look at Arbitration in China”
    Kun Fan
    Associate Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law of McGill University
  • “The role of ADR and arbitration in art and cultural property related disputes”
    Manlio Frigo
    Professor of International and European Law and of International Contracts and Arbitration Law at the University of Milan 
    Member of the Steering Committee for the PhD in International Economic Law at Bocconi University in Milan
  • “The right to decide : Tensions between Arbitrators and Courts”
    Darius Khambata
    Former Additional Solicitor General of India
    Former Advocate General for Maharastra
  • “Statute of Limitations in Investment Arbitration”
    Malik Laazouzi
    Professor of Private Law at the Faculty of Law of the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas


  • Seminar on ICC Arbitration Practice
    Alexander G. Fessas
    Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration
    Ana Serra e Moura
    Deputy Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration
  • Seminar on PCA Arbitration Practice
    Brooks Daly
    Deputy Secretary-General and Principal Legal Counsel
  • Seminar on CAM-CCBC Arbitration Practice
    Eleonora Coelho
    President, CAM-CCBCC
  • Seminar on Quantum
    Jean-Luc Guitera
    Head of Florensic – France and francophone Africa, KPMG
  • Special Seminar – Presentation of the UNCITRAL Secretariat Guide on the New York Convention and the newyorkconvention1958.org website
    Benjamin Siino
    Counsel, Shearman & Sterling
  • Special Seminar – WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Practice
    Ignacio de Castro
    Deputy Director of the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center
    Remi Garros-Quinn
    Legal Case Manager, IP Disputes Section, WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center