October 27, 2018
Hong Kong Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China
Presented by Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators East Asia Branch
Sponsored by JAMS
About the Event
Based on BAC’s report ‘Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2018)’, this event brings top experts based in China and other areas in the Asia Pacific Region to discuss topics in various aspects on the developments of commercial dispute resolution in China. It is a platform where practitioners, stakeholders and industry observers can gather together to exchange views on practical and academic focus. Executive Director of Arbitration Robert Davidson will be speaking about forfeiture clauses from an international perspective and JAMS CEO Chris Poole will be moderating on the topic ‘Commercial Mediation Practice in the People’s Republic of China’.
About Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC)
Established in 1995 as an independent and non-governmental institution, the Beijing Arbitration Commission, also known as the Beijing International Arbitration Center (the “BAC/BIAC”), has become the first self-funded arbitration institution in China in 1998.
With the aim of delivering trusted professional services, the BAC/BIAC endeavors to promote and encourage the resolution of disputes through efficacious arbitration and a comprehensive understanding of Chinese arbitration practices. Towards this end, the BAC/BIAC actively organizes the Annual Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China, sponsors the Biennial ICCA Conference, and contributes constructively to the UNCITRAL Working Group II’s deliberations, as an observer.
About Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)
Established in 1985, The Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) specializes in arbitration, mediation, adjudication and domain name disputes resolution. It is one of the pre-eminent ADR institutions in Asia and received Global Arbitration Review's innovation award of 2014.
Date / Time
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Baker McKenzie Hong Kong