CIArb News

CIArb and HKA Training in Johannesburg

09 Oct 2019

CIArb is pleased to announce that it has entered into a collaboration with HKA to deliver ADR training in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The launch event took place on 2 October 2019 and embraced the exciting theme of transformations in alternative dispute resolution and arbitration in Southern Africa.

The panel’s title was “The Changing Face of Arbitration in Southern Africa - An International Perspective”.

The distinguished panel speakers included Patrick Lane SC (Panel Host), Johan Beyer, Dr Paresh Kathrani, William Le Grange SC, Simon Longley and Jonathan Ripley Evans.

HKA is one of the world’s leading provider of consulting, expert and advisory services for the construction, manufacturing, process and technology industries. As trusted independent consultants, experts and advisers, HKA delivers solutions amid uncertainty, dispute and overrun, and provides the insight that makes the best possible outcomes a reality for public and private clients worldwide.

CIArb is a global training and membership organisation looking at different techniques for avoiding, managing and resolving disputes that arise in a multitude of contexts. These techniques include arbitration, adjudication, mediation and negotiation. It has a community of more than 16,000 members committed to these techniques, based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 40 branches, and it offers members access to a range of resources including guidelines, journals and professional support.

 

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