7th ICC Asia Conference on International Arbitration

21-22 Jun 2022

Hybrid English CPD/MCLE/CNB credits/points available
The registration fees will be announced in due time.

ICC’s annual Asia Conference is taking place in Hong Kong on 22 June 2022!

Attend this conference to keep up-to-date with the latest regional developments in international arbitration. This first hybrid edition will offer a line-up of world-class speakers and topical discussions.

The conference will be preceded by an ICC Institute Advanced Seminar on Amicable Settlement of disputes in international arbitration on 21 June 2022.

Who should attend?

  • Practising lawyers
  • Corporate counsel
  • Arbitrators
  • Mediators
  • Business professionals and academics coming from or doing business in Asia
21 June: Seminar
22 June: Conference

09.00 – 09.10

Welcoming address, introduction and presentation of the seminar

09.15 – 10.10

Should arbitrators act as settlement facilitators?

- The arbitrator’s role: decision-maker v facilitator

- The parties’ expectations

- Settlement facilitation v mediation

- An emerging transnational standard?

10.10 – 10.30


10.30 – 10.45

Coffee break

10.45 – 11.30

Indirect Settlement Facilitation by Arbitrators

- The “Arbitrator‘s Role Continuum“

- General timing issues

- Specific techniques and their potential impact on settlement

11.30 – 12.30

Q&A and case scenarios

12.30 – 14.00


14.00 – 14.45

Direct Settlement Facilitation by Arbitrators

- General timing issues

- Specific techniques

- The impact of failed settlement discussions on arbitral proceedings

- Introduction to the settlement conference technique

14.45 – 15.45

Simulation of a settlement conference and Q&A

15.45 – 16.05

Coffee break

16.05 – 16.50

Drafting an award by consent: ICC practice

- The arbitral tribunal’s powers in relation to consent awards

- Procedure

- Contents

- Public policy and enforcement issues

16.50 – 17.50

Q&A and case scenarios

17.50 – 18.00

Closing remarks

The conference programme will be announced in due course.

The speakers will be announced in due course.

Date and venue

Date of the Seminar: 21 June 2022

Date of the Conference: 22 June 2022


Online registration will open in due course.

Working languages English

Credits, hours and points

This event is eligible for credits/hours/points before the French Bar, NY Bar, Singapore Bar and The Law Society of Hong Kong. Please note that this is subject to validation of ICC Global Events’ applications (or individual application, as necessary) to the afore mentioned Bars.

Further, ICC Global Events is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.

Please contact ICCGlobalEvents@iccwbo.org if you have any questions or would like further information.

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This conference offers you an unrivalled opportunity to maximise your visibility to international business practitioners, legal experts and government representatives. Both sponsorship packages are adapted to a virtual event format.

€5,000 HT
€2,500 HT
Invitation to participate as guest contributor on the ICC blog on a topic related to the event x .
Testimonial quote on the event page x .
Reserved branded networking table on the event platform x .
Company video announcement presented on the event platform x .
Priority logo placement across all content x .
Participants list available in priority x .
Virtual exhibition profile on the event platform x .
Company introduction to delegates before the event x x
Message in the news feed of the event platform homepage x x
Rotating company banner featured on the event platform x x
Possibility to include company flyer on the event platform x x
Logo and website link included on the event page x x
Company listed in all event email marketing campaigns x x
Logo placement across the event platform x x
Sponsor recognition on ICC arbitration social media channels x x
Use of official event Sponsor logo x x
30% discount on ICC e-publications x x
  • All content to be approved by ICC 
  • Benefits subject to change (equivalent substitute proposed) 
  • Our sponsorship packages do not include speaking opportunities. Please let us know should you wish to submit a speaker candidate

Tailor-made packages are available to suit your company’s needs. For more information contact sponsorship@iccwbo.org and visit our dedicated sponsorship opportunities page.

For further information, please contact: 

Organising team

Sponsorship team