This in-person event with a virtual option is hosted by CIArb’s Young Members Group, UAE Branch, taking place on 15 November 2021 at 6.00am UK/9.00am UAE time, please check your local time zone.
CIArb’s Young Members Group, UAE Branch is hosting a one-day event. The title of this year’s YMG Annual Conference is “Arbitration in a Changing World”.
Arbitration has often been ahead of the curve in adapting to the way the world changes. The global pandemic has once again showcased the flexibility and adaptability of arbitration amidst unprecedented changes. This interactive conference will discuss some of the pivotal changes in arbitration in the last decade, debate the use of technology in arbitration such as virtual hearings and social media and explore the future of arbitration in a changing world – be it technology, diversity or climate change. Please join us and the speakers in what promises to be a topical and enlightening discussion.
Registration: Access is complimentary, pre-registration is required.
Ann Ryan Robertson C.Arb FCIArb is an International Partner at Locke Lord LLP in the practice areas of International Arbitration, Domestic Arbitration and Commercial Litigation.
She holds a J.D. and a LL.M in International Economic Law and acts as arbitrator and advocate in international and domestic arbitrations.
Ann is experienced in cross-border commercial disputes, involving a variety of oil and gas issues, franchise law, partnerships, sales contracts (including those governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods), and commercial contracts pertaining to manufacturing, supply, warranties and project development.
She is the President of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a past member of the Board of Trustees of CIArb, and a past Chair of the North America Branch of CIArb.