The Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC), the Arbitration Institute of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), the Danish Institute of Arbitration (DIA), the Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Institute of the Oslo Chamber of Commerce (OCC) are pleased to invite you to the 2018 Nordic Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China, which will take place in Stockholm on 18 June 2018. This well-established and prestigious annual event, based on the report Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2018), will bring top experts from China and the Nordic countries together to present and discuss topics in various aspects on the developments of commercial dispute resolution in China. Since 2013, The BAC/BIAC has compiled annual reports to present reviews on commercial disputes revolutions in China and has successfully hosted a series of Summits in London, Paris, Hague, Cologne, Zurich, Vienna, Hong Kong, etc. This event is also a platform where practitioners, stakeholders and industry observers can gather together to exchange views on practical and academic focus.
EDINBURGH Event Agenda:
09:00-09:15 Welcome Speech
Dr. Fuyong Chen, Deputy Secretary General, Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC)
Madam Hongsong Wang, Vice Chairperson, Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC)
Brandon J Malone, Chairman, Scottish Arbitration Centre (SAC)
09:15-10:30 Session I: Commercial Arbitration and Third Party Funding
Dr. Stuart Dutson, Partner, International Arbitration and Litigation Simmons & Simmons LLP
Dr. Xuehua Wang, Partner, Beijing Huanzhong & Partners
Mr. Zhi Zhang, Partner, V&T Law Firm
Mr. Hew R Dundas, Hon. Vice-President, Scottish Arbitration Centre
10:30-10:45 Coffee Break
10:45-11:45 Session II: Commercial Mediation
Mr. Ning Fei, Partner, Hui Zhong Law Firm
11:45-12:45 Session III: Energy Dispute Resolution
Prof.Peter Cameron, Director, Centre for EnergyPetroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP) at the University of Dundee
Mr. Weihua Zhang, Vice president & General Counsel, United Energy Group Limited
Mr. Richard Power, Partner, Clyde & Co LLP
12:45-14:00 Networking Lunch
14:00-15:00 Session IV: Construction Dispute Resolution
Ms. Shona Frame, Partner, CMS
Dr. Xianfeng Zhou, Partner, JunHe LLP
Ms. Janey Milligan, Former Chair, RICS
15:00-15:15 Coffee Break
15:15-16:45 Session V: Investment and Finance Dispute Resolution
Mr. Pieter Bekker, Chair, International Law, Founding Director DOLFIN
Dr. Xiuming Tao, Partner, JunZeJun Law Offices
Mr. Zhi Bao, Partner, Baker McKenzie FenXun.
Dr. Ms. Johanne Cox, Assistant Professor of Law, FCIArb
16:45-17:00 Closing Remarks
Mr. Gavin Denton, Arbitrator & Head of Chambers
17:00-18:00 Cocktail Reception
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Institute/Judge/Lawyer/In-house Counsel: GBP 100/CNY 900(Early bird will get 20% off discount before 18 April 2018)
Academia/Student: GBP 20/CNY 180
Note: the registration fee includes conference, coffee break, lunch buffet and cocktail reception.
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