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Supported by:


Steering Committee

Giorgio A. Sassine, John Muse Fisher, Karen Seif, Sarah E. Balkissoon and Vasylyna Odnorih. 

Kindly guided by Theominique D. Nottage, Young ICCA Co-chair; Saemee Kim Young ICCA Events Coordinator; and Orlando F. Cabrera C., Young ICCA Events Coordinator.

Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop
Current Developments in the Use of Technology in International Arbitration

Date: 16 April 2020
Time: 13:30 - 20:00
Venue: Arnold & Porter, Three Embarcadero Center, 10th Floor, San Francisco, CA, USA


Young ICCA is pleased to invite you to attend a Skills Training Workshop in San Francisco on 16 April 2020.  It will be held at Arnold & Porter’s San Francisco office from 1:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 

The workshop will cover the issues on “Technology in International Arbitration” focusing on the following topics: Use of technology in international arbitral proceedings, Perspective on the use of technology in international arbitration by arbitral players and Information security measures in international arbitration.

The faculty of the Young ICCA San Francisco workshop is composed as follows:
-        Catherine Rogers, Pennsylvania State University
-        Amy Endicott, Arnold & Porter, San Francisco
      Rebeca E. Mosquera, Akerman, New York
-        Paul Cohen, 4-5 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers, London
-        Giorgio A. Sassine, Severson & Werson, San Francisco
-        Lester Schiefelbein, Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution, Silicon Valley
-        Nathan O’Malley, Musick Peeler, Los Angeles
-        Yanett Quiroz, ICDR-AAA, Houston
-        Christopher Smith, King & Spalding, Atlanta
-        John Muse-Fisher, Arnold & Porter, San Francisco
-        André Pereira da Fonseca, Abreu Advogados, Lisbon
-        Eva Chan, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, New York
-        Micaela R.H. McMurrough, Covington & Burling, New York
-        Maria Chedid, Arnold & Porter, San Francisco

As there are limited spots available, participants will generally be confirmed on a first come first served basis. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsor Arnold & Porter, coffee breaks and a cocktail reception will be offered to the participants.  

Registration: To RSVP, please send a short email captioned “Young ICCA Workshop in San Francisco” stating your name and the affiliation along with your cv to gs@severson.com.       

All participants are expected to bear their costs of travel, accommodation and incidental expenses. They are further responsible for any necessary visa arrangements.