Dubai Arbitration Week

Registration

To register for this event please visit gar.live/dubai2017

  • Registration9am – 9.30am
  • Welcome address9.30am – 9.45am
    • Erin Miller Rankin, Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (Co-chair)
    • Hassan Arab, Partner Al Tamimi & Company (Co-chair)
  • Session 1 – IA and the impact of culture – how well are differences handled?9.45am – 10.45am
    • Prof. Georges Affaki, Partner Affaki Avocats (Moderator)
    • Paul Cowan, 4 New Square
    • Karim Youssef, Partner Youssef & Partners
    • Paul Taylor, Partner Reed Smith LLP
    • Sae Youn Kim, Partner Yulchon LLC
    • Adrian Chadwick, Partner Hadef & Partners LLC
  • Refreshment break – hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills LLP10.45am – 11.15am
  • Session 2 – The GAR Live Symposium11.15am – 12.30pm
    • Nadia Darwazeh, Partner Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP (Co-chair)
    • Essam Al Tamimi, Partner Al Tamimi & Company (Co-chair)
  • Networking lunch – hosted by Clyde & Co LLP12.30pm – 2pm
  • Key note address2pm – 2.45pm
    • Alec Emmerson, Consultant Clyde & Co LLP (introduced by Dr. Habib Al Mulla, Chairman DIAC)
  • Session 3 – Projects in conflict zones2.45pm – 3.45pm
    • William Rowley QC, 20 Essex Street Chambers (Moderator)
    • Kim Rosenberg, Counsel Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
    • Jane Davies Evans, 3 Verulam Buildings
    • Caroline Kehoe, Partner Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
    • Gordon Blanke, Partner DWF LLP
  • Refreshment break – hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills LLP3.45pm – 4.15pm
  • Session 4 – The GAR Live Inquisition - on confidentiality in International Arbitration4.15pm – 5.30pm
    • Jalal El Ahdab, Partner Ginestié Magellan Paley-Vincent (Co-inquisitor)
    • Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof, Director General London Court of International Arbitration (Co-inquisitor)
    • Yasmin Mohammad, Investment Director Vannin Capital (Witness)
    • Robert Stephen, Registrar DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre (Witness)
    • Amir Ghaffari, Partner Vinson & Elkins LLP (Witness)
  • Closing remarks5.30pm
  • Drinks reception – hosted by Dubai International Arbitration Centre5.45pm onwards
  • DIFC Conference Centre
  • Gate District Building 4 Ground Level
  • Dubai International Financial Centre

 

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Fourth Annual GAR Live Dubai
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
DIFC Conference Centre Gate District Building 4 Ground Level DIFC
Fourth Annual GAR Live Dubai

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