|Stated topics and speakers|
|09.00 - 09.30||
Registration. Welcome tea & coffee
Plenary session: Views of leading international arbitration institutions on arbitration reform and the registration process in Russia.
Moderator: Vladimir Khvalei, Chairman of Board, Russian Arbitration Association; Partner and Head of CIS Dispute Resolution practice, Baker and McKenzie
Alexis Mourre, President, International Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Manfred Heider, Secretary General, Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC)
Annette Magnusson, Secretary General, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)
Martin Burkhardt, Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution (SCAI)
Representatives of LCIA, Swiss Chambers, HKIAC, SIAC
Session 1: Debates: Creeping Americanization of international arbitration: is it the right time to develop inquisitorial rules of evidence?
Session 2. Landmark Russian arbitration cases of 2016
- Public policy.
- Independence of arbitrators and arbitration institutions.
Stepan Guzey, Partner, Lidings - Arbitration and bankruptcy: the boundaries of non-interference
Alexander Bezborodov, Partner and the Head of the Litigation Practice Group at BEITEN BURKHARDT’s Moscow office - Types of arbitration agreements
Session 3. Debates. Women in arbitration - “A chicken is not a bird, Poland is not abroad, a woman is not an arbitrator”? Do we need a special treatment for female arbitrators?
Moderator: Anna Grishchenkova, Partner, KIAP
Dr. Beata Gessel-Kalinowska vel Kalisz, President , Lewiatan Court of Arbitration
Prof. Nina Vilkova (tbc)
Prof. Ivan Zykin (tbc)
Annual Meeting of the RAA Members 2016 (conference participants are also invited).
Agenda of the Annual Meeting 2016: