Programme

“Shaping the Future of International Arbitration”

 

11:30

Registration and Buffet Lunch

12:30

Welcome Remarks

Petra Kiurunen
Chair, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Finland

Heidi Merikalla-Teir
Secretary General, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Finland

Petra Kiurunen
Heidi Merikalla-Teir
12:40

Keynote Speech

Catherine A. Rogers
Professor of Law, Penn State Law, State College, Pennsylvania, US;
Director, Institute for Ethics, Regulation & The Rule of Law, Queen Mary, University of London, UK

Catherine A. Rogers
13:00

Panel discussion: Public-Private Arbitration – How to Strike the Right Balance Between Public Interests and Private Proceedings?

Moderator:

Patrizia Netal
Partner, KNOETZL, Austria

Speakers:

Stavros Brekoulakis
Professor in International Arbitration and Commercial Law, Queen Mary University of London, UK

Robert Lambert
Partner, Clifford Chance, UK

Eva Storskrubb
Dispute Resolution Counsel, Roschier; Associate Professor in Procedural Law, Uppsala University, Sweden

Galina Zukova
Partner, Bélot Malan & Associés; Associate Professor with the University of Versailles, France

Patrizia Netal
Stavros Brekoulakis
Robert Lambert
Eva Storskrubb
Galina Zukova
14:15

Break

14:45

Interview with Prof. Richard McLaren: Can Some Characteristics of Sports Arbitration be Adopted to International Commercial Arbitration?

Interviewee:

Richard McLaren
Professor of Law and Interim Dean, the University of Western Ontario;
Counsel, McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP, Canada

Interviewer:

Markus Manninen
Specialist Partner, Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd, Finland

Richard McLaren
Markus Manninen
15:45

Speech: Users’ Perspective on the Future of International Arbitration

Michael McIlwrath
Global Chief Litigation Counsel, GE Oil & Gas, Italy

Michael McIlwrath
16:05

Break

16:40

How to Embrace the Disruption in International Arbitration?


Pitches on Recent Innovations and Technology

Panel Discussion

Moderator:

Riikka Koulu
LL.D., research fellow at University of Helsinki;
Director, Legal Tech Lab, University of Helsinki, Finland

Speakers:

Michael Lind
Solicitor, Director of Business Development,
Tyler Technologies, Inc., UK

Clemens Heusch
VP Litigation and Competition Law, Nokia, Germany

Catherine A. Rogers
Professor of Law, Penn State Law, State College, Pennsylvania, US;
Director, Institute for Ethics, Regulation & The Rule of Law, Queen Mary University of London, UK

Meera Sivanathan
Lead Legal Designer, Dottir Attorneys, Finland

Riikka Koulu
Michael Lind
Clemens Heusch
Catherine A. Rogers
Meera Sivanathan
18:15

Closing Remarks

Petra Kiurunen
Chair, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Finland

Heidi Merikalla-Teir
Secretary General, The Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Finland

Petra Kiurunen
Heidi Merikalla-Teir
18:25

Cocktails

19:00

Dinner with Speech

Pre-dinner Speech
Miika Lipiäinen

Founder, CEO, Kyrö Distillery

Welcome Words
Juho Romakkaniemi
CEO, Finland Chamber of Commerce, Finland

Dinner Speech: Science and Experience Behind Resilience and Efficiency
Harri Gustafsberg
Ph.D., Coaching Strategist and Director, Suomen Mentoroititiimi, Finland

Juho Romakkaniemi
Harri Gustafsberg