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    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 16 Nov 2018
    • ACCRA, Ghana

    A conference organised by the IBA African Regional Forum and the IBA Litigation Committee

    TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • What are the specificities and the challenges of litigation in Africa?
    • How is the digital world questioning procedures and the rules of court in Africa?
    • What is the impact of technology and artificial intelligence on the law and in litigation?
    • Training young lawyers to new African legal issues
    • White collar crime and gathering of evidence on the continent: situation and challenges

    Registration information may be found here

    • 19 Nov 2018
    • 21 Nov 2018
    • ARUSHA, Tanzania

    Seminar on Reviewing Reforms to the International Investment Regime and to the Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanism: Perspectives from the Asian-African Regions 

    For information, click here


    • 21 Nov 2018
    • 22 Nov 2018
    • TUNIS, Tunisia

    "The Role of Arbitration and Mediation in Supporting Investments"

    Organised by The Libyan Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (LCICA) and the Cairo International Centre for International Commercial Arbitration(CRCICA) 

    Venue: Arab League Educational,  Cultural and Scientific Organization (ALESCO)

    Programme

    • 29 Nov 2018
    • 30 Nov 2018
    • CASABLANCA, Morocco

    The New York Convention at 60: Has it Worked for Africa?

    The Casablanca Finance City Authority (CFCA), the Casablanca International Mediation & Arbitration Centre (CIMAC) and McDermott Will & Emery are delighted to invite you to attend the upcoming fourth edition of the Casablanca Arbitration Days. The conference will take place at the Four Seasons Casablanca on November 29-30, 2018.

    This event will provide exceptional opportunities for prominent lawyers and decision-makers to discuss the future of Casablanca as a seat of arbitration in Africa, sharing knowledge and engaging with peers in an open environment.

    Due to the limited number of places available, we encourage you to confirm your interest and RSVP here.

    Simultaneous translation in Arabic, English and French will be provided. 

    Should you have any queries
    or wish to register, please contact Mireya Berteau, here 

    Click here for the “Best of” Casablanca Arbitration Days 2017.

    Venue: Four Seasons Casablanca

    Programme

    Thursday

    9:30-10:00:    Introductory Speeches
    10:00-10:30:  Keynote Speech
    10:30-11:00:  Coffee Break
    11:00-12:30:  Panel 1: 60 years of the New York Convention
    12:30-14:00:  Networking Lunch
    14:00-15:30:  Panel 2: The New York Convention in Africa
    15:30-16:00:  Tea / Coffee Break
    16:00-17:30:  Panel 3: Morocco and the New York Convention
    17:30-19:00:  Panel 4: Arbitral Institutions and the New York Convention

    Friday

    9:30-10:00:    Speeches by Moroccan government officials
    10:00-11:30:  Panel 5: Do we need a new New York Convention?
    11:30-12:00:  Closing remarks

    Confirmed speakers

    Mohamed Abdel Wahab, George Bermann, Michael Black, Thomas Clay, Jalal El Ahdab, Juan Fernandez-Armesto, Ziva Filipic, Jacob Grierson, Anna Joubin-Bret, Azzedine Kettani, Mamadou Konate, Laurent Lévy, Corinne Montineri, Tarik Mossadek, Marijke Paulsson, Nikolaus Pitkowitz, Ina Popova, Maxi Scherer and Hicham Zegrary.

    • 9 Dec 2018
    • 10 Dec 2018
    • SHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt

    The Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA) is pleased to announce holding the World’s Sole Biennial International Conference on “The Role of State Courts in International Arbitration- SHARM EL SHEIKH VII” on December 09-10, 2018 at at Savoy Hotel, in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.
     
    SHARM ELSHEIKH 2018 is the seventh of highly successful international events being held biennially since 2005 in cooperation with the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), the International Federation of Commercial Arbitration Institutions (IFCAI) and the Arab Union for International Arbitration (AUIA). 

    For registration details, click here

    • 12 Dec 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • PARIS, France

    Conference on Construction Arbitration in Africa

    by AfricArb and Young Professionals of Construction in Paris

    Register here
    • 12 Feb 2019
    • 14 Feb 2019
    • KHARTOUM, Sudan

    For more information, click here

    • 7 Mar 2019
    • 8 Mar 2019
    • LONDON, UK

    The conference is ideal for:

    • Academics
    • Arbitrators
    • Business professionals
    • Corporate counsel
    • Legal directors
    • Legal practitioners
    • Magistrates
    • Mediators

    Registering for both days of the conference costs £1100 (exc. VAT), with a one day ticket available for £650 + VAT. However an early-bird price is currently available, bringing the cost down to £950 and £585 respectively.

    For more information, please click here


    • 3 Apr 2019
    • 4 Apr 2019
    • RWANDA, Kigali

    General Assembly Meeting, Official Launch of the AfAA in Kigali and AfAA First Annual International Arbitration Conference

    Programme

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    Register your interest

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