2021 Oral Rounds Week schedule

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Thursday, May 13

5 PM – 6:30 PM

Pre-Moot Lecture “Arbitration of Art Disputes: the Case of Pierre Konowaloff” by Noor Kadhim (Armstrong Teasdale LLP)

Monday, May 17

6 PM – 6:30 PM

Opening addresses by Sergiy Gryshko (Redcliffe Partners) James Boykin (Hughes Hubbard & Reed)

Tuesday, May 18

1:30 PM – 3 PM

6 PM – 7:30 PM

Keynote speech on “Evidence in International Arbitration” by Haakon Bingen (Wikborg Rein)

Fireplace discussion on “Investment Arbitration: The Future we Create, the Future we Get” with Nikos Lavranos

Wednesday, May 19

2 PM – 3:15 PM

6:30 PM – 8 PM

Keynote speech “ Perspectives on a changing arbitration landscape” with John Gaffney (Al Tamimi)

Keynote Speech on “Restrictions related to Covid-19 and what arbitration can do about itby Arne Fuchs (McDermott Will & Emery)

Thursday, May 20

5 PM  – 6:15 PM

6:30 PM – 8 PM

Keynote speech “IBA Guidelines and why we need them” with Julie Spinelli (Le 16 Avocats)

Seminar on “Making it through your first arbitration” by Dr. Greg Lourie (Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP) & Trisha Mitra (Shearman & Sterling)

Friday, May 21

7 PM – 8:30 PM

Masterclass “Your Own Brand of Arbitration: Tips for Practitioners” by Sneha Ashtikar (Jus Mundi)

Saturday, May 22  

10:00 AM – 11:30 PM

RoundTable on Unconscious Bias in Arbitration