AFIA is pleased to invite you to an AFIA Symposium on ‘Current Issues in International Arbitration: Third party funding, expedited proceedings and investor-state dispute resolution reform.’ Our panel will cover current challenges, emerging practices and possible reforms across these three areas, covering both Asia Pacific and global perspectives.

AFIA is pleased to invite you to an AFIA Symposium on ‘Current Issues in International Arbitration: Third party funding, expedited proceedings and investor-state dispute resolution reform.’ Our panel will cover current challenges, emerging practices and possible reforms across these three areas, covering both Asia Pacific and global perspectives.

This symposium will be held at White & Case, Level 32, Rialto Towers, 525 Collins Street, Melbourne on Thursday, 18 October from 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. with a networking reception to follow. Attendance is free of charge but registration is essential.

Our speakers include:

  • Callista Harris (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer)
  • Ashley Hill (GRT Lawyers)
  • Marina Kofman (White & Case)
  • Daisy Mallett (King & Wood Mallesons)
  • Bridie McAsey (Foreign Investment Division, Treasury)
  • Siba Diqer (LCM Finance)
  • Leah Ratcliff (BHP Billiton)
  • Ashlee Uren (Attorney-General’s Department)

The success of AFIA symposia depends on contributions made by participants. As in the past, this Symposium will be conducted in an informal atmosphere intended to encourage contributions or questions related to international arbitration from all participants, irrespective of their level of practical experience in international arbitration. You are encouraged to send your topics or questions for discussion to mail@afia.asia in advance of the event.

This AFIA symposium is proudly sponsored by White & Case.

Venue

White & Case
Level 32, Rialto Towers
525 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
  • Event Details
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Start Date: 18/10/2018 3:00 pm
  • End Date: 18/10/2018 4:30 pm
  • ArbitralWomen Participation: Daisy Mallett, Callista Harris, Marina Kofman