This is an online event is hosted by Keating Chambers, taking place on 18 November 2021. Taking place at 5.00pm GMT, please check your local time zone.
The Keating Symposium brings together leading exponents and appointing bodies from the Private Dispute Resolution Community to discuss ways in which practitioners can resolve disputes in the current climate and in the foreseeable future. It is a unique opportunity to hear from the appointers and to gain insights from established professionals. The format will be 3 presentations & 2 panels. The panels, moderated by Professor John Uff CBE QC, are interactive and attendees may submit questions in advance.
Alexander Nissen QC, Head of Keating Chambers.
Keynote Address: You are muted! - Mrs Justice O’Farrell DBE
Assessing expert evidence in dispute resolution – Dr Chris McArdle
Dispute Resolution in India - Arish Bharucha
LCIA Wing Shek, Deputy Registrar (Panel Chair)
ICC Guy Pendell, CMS (Co-Chair, UK Arbitration Cttee)
CIArb Lewis Johnston MCIArb (Assistant Director for Policy & External Affairs)
LMAA James Clanchy FCIArb, Arbitrator (Hon Secretary)
Dr Robert Gaitskell QC (Chair)
Dispute Boards DRBF – John Papworth
Mediation CEDR – Lauren McGuirl
Adjudication RICS – Martin Burns
Vote of Thanks: Master of the WCA - Martyn Bradish
Mrs Justice O’Farrell DBE
Judge in Charge of the Technology & Construction Court
Dr Chris McArdle Senior Warden of WCA
Arish Bharucha Partner, Chair of the India Group, Howard Kennedy LLP
Registration: Pre-registration is required.
Cost: There is no charge for attending. All welcome