Further details on the individual events can be found below. Please check your local time zone.
Cost(s): Attendance to these online events is free, however pre-registration for each event is required.
23 February 2021: Day 1 | Session 1:
The speakers will discuss recent trends and developments in International Arbitration in India - what we have seen in 2020, and what can be expected in 2021 and beyond. Construction Arbitration continues to pick up in India and abroad with Indian parties, which will form part of this discussion. Another important consideration would be diversity - women in arbitration and youth as arbitrators! Will the changes in the 2020 Ordinance pave way for expanding this ambit?
Hon'ble Ms. Justice Indu Malhotra | Judge, Supreme Court of India
Ratan K Singh FCIArb | Director, India: CIArb UK | Chairperson, India : SCL UK
Dana MacGrath | President, ArbitralWomen | Omni Bridgeway
Shashank Garg MCIArb | Advani & Co. | IAF | DIAC
Kshama Loya | CIArb India YMG | Nishith Desai Associates
Ishaan Madaan | Founder, Arbinsol | International Arbitration Attorney
23 February 2021: Day 1 | Session 2
Discussions on the developing trends in investments and the future of dispute resolution concerning India. The speakers will discuss trends, developments and changes in treaties. As India emerges as a key global leader, what does the future of investment disputes looks like?
Dr. Rishab Gupta | Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas
Moazzam Khan | Nishith Desai Associates
Ravi Shankar Jhan | Sr. Investment Specialist, Invest India, Govt of India
Manasi Chatpalliwar | Principal Associate, P&A Law Offices
Shwetha Bidhuri | Head, SIAC (South Asia)
24 February 2021: Day 2 | Session 1:
The panel, a balance of general counsel and arbitration practitioners, will discuss challenges faced by businesses during the pandemic, and the road ahead. The discussion will also cover ADR from a business perspective, the scope of third-party funding and the importance of diversity in arbitral and counsel appointments.
Manish Lamba | GC, DLG Cyber City Developers
Sherina Petit| Head of India practice, Norton Rose Fulbright | India Chair, The Pledge