This is a joint event organised by CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang (Ukraine) and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).

The panel of distinguished experts will deliver presentations related to the recognition and enforcement of ad hoc arbitral awards in Ukraine, ad hoc arbitration in the English market with particular reference to the CIArb Rules 2015. Tribunal secretaries’ mission in commercial arbitration, and the role of counsel in arbitral proceedings. The experts will also share practical insights and discuss current trends in ad hoc and institutional arbitration based on their extensive experience in this field.

The event aims to bring together arbitration and dispute resolution practitioners, arbitrators, corporate counsel, in-house counsel, academics and professionals involved and/or having an interest in obtaining further knowledge in institutional and ad hoc arbitral proceedings in the Ukrainian and English markets.

This is an ideal forum for all practitioners and/or academics interested in sharing their views and experience on international arbitration and to enrich their network in the region.

PROGRAMME (subject to change):


8:30 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. Welcome remarks
Olexander Martinenko, Senior Partner, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine

9:45 a.m. Moderator: Sergiy Gryshko, Partner, Redcliffe Partners

Recognition and enforcement of ad hoc arbitral awards in Ukraine
Olga Shenk, Senior Associate, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine

Ad hoc arbitration in the English market: A practical and institutional point of view, with particular reference to the CIArb Rules 2015
Olena Gulyanytska FCIArb, Head of Dispute Appointment Service, CIArb

11.15 a.m. Coffee break

11.45 a.m. Tribunal secretaries’ mission in commercial arbitration: practical ways to promote efficiency in institutional and ad hoc arbitral proceedings
Dr Amel Makhlouf MCIArb, French Qualified Lawyer, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne / Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)

The role of counsel in international arbitral proceedings
Dr Affef Ben Mansour, Independent Counsel and Arbitrator, Paris (France)

1.15 p.m. Networking drinks reception

  • Event Details
  • Location: Kyiv
  • Start Date: 16/05/2019 8:30 am
  • End Date: 16/05/2019 1:15 pm
  • ArbitralWomen Participation: Affef Ben Mansour, Amel Makhlouf, Olena Gulianytska