ICC Singapore Arbitration Group’s Annual Townhall

18 Nov 2022

Singapore English
Start: 17.15 (SGT) || End: 19.30 (SGT)

Join us at the annual ICC Singapore Arbitration Group’s (“’Group”) Townhall and find out more about the Group’s work and structure in 2022 and 2023, updates from the ICC International Court of Arbitration,  ICC SICAS Inc., and ICC Commission on Arbitration & ADR!

ICC Singapore welcomes all arbitration and ADR colleagues to its annual session with the ICC leadership in Paris and Singapore to hear about the past year’s activities as well as upcoming developments at the ICC International Court of Arbitration (“ICC Court”) and the ICC Commission on Arbitration & ADR. Join us to engage directly with Alexander G. Fessas (Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Director, ICC Dispute Resolution Services) and key members of the ICC SICAS Inc.,on the cases administered by the ICC, and the ICC South Asia team, on activities in the region. There will be updates on Singapore arbitrator appointments and the new slate of ICC Singapore Core Committee members along with the opportunities for you to participate in ICC initiatives moving forward.”

We are grateful for your continuous support that has enabled the ICC to remain a leading global community with local expertise. This is the spirit of #WeAreICC!

Singapore Standard Time Zone

17:00-17:15

Registration

17:15 –17:20

Welcome Remarks

  • Smitha Menon, Partner, WongPartnership, Singapore; Member of ICC Court for Singapore; Chair of ICC Singapore Arbitration Group.

17:20-17:30

Key updates from the ICC International Court of Arbitration

  • Alexander G. Fessas, Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Director, ICC Dispute Resolution Services

17:30-17:35

Case Management Updates from ICC Sicas Inc.,

  • Hazel Tang, Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration

17:35 -17:40

The Work of ICC Commission on Arbitration & ADR (“Commission”)

  • Sapna Jhangiani KC, International Legal Counsel, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore; Vice Chair, ICC Commission; Chair, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Singapore chapter

17:40-17:50

Arbitrator Selection Committee Update from ICC Singapore Arbitration Group’s Selection Committee (“Selection Committee”)

  • Anne Secomb, Independent Arbitrator, Secomb Arbitration, Singapore; Member, Selection Committee

17:50-18:00

Overview of ICC 2022 Activities in the Region

  • Smitha Menon, Partner, WongPartnership, Singapore; Member of ICC Court for Singapore; Chair of ICC Singapore Arbitration Group.
  • Tejus Chauhan, Director, Arbitration and ADR, South Asia, ICC Dispute Resolution Services

18:00-18:05

Roundup of ICC YAAF 2022 Activities in the Region

  • Dimitrios Katsikis, Counsel, Shearman & Sterling; ICC YAAF Representative for South Asia, Singapore

18:05-18:15

The road ahead

  • Charis Tan, Partner, Peter & Kim, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group
  • Darius Chan, Associate Professor of Law (Practice); Deputy Director, Singapore International Dispute; Resolution Academy (SIDRA); Director, SMU Law Academy (SMULA), Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group.

18:15-18:30

Q&A Session and Discussion with Townhall Attendees followed by Closing Remarks and Networking Drinks

  • Q&A session moderated by Yvonne Mak (Associate, Witherswolrdwide, Singapore; Member , ICC Singapore Arbitration Group)
  • Closing remarks by Sherlin Tung (Partner, Withersworldwide, Singapore) (TBC) or Yvonne Mak (Associate, Withersworldwide, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group)





Darius Chan

Associate Professor of Law (Practice); Deputy Director, Singapore International Dispute; Resolution Academy (SIDRA); Director, SMU Law Academy (SMULA), Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group.

Tejus Chauhan

Director, Arbitration and ADR, South Asia, ICC Dispute Resolution Services

Alexander G. Fessas

Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Director, ICC Dispute Resolution Services

Sapna Jhangiani KC

International Legal Counsel, Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore; Vice Chair, ICC Commission; Chair, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Singapore chapter

Dimitrios Katsikis

Counsel, Shearman & Sterling; ICC YAAF Representative for South Asia, Singapore

Yvonne Mak

Associate, Withersworldwide, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group

Smitha Menon

Partner, WongPartnership, Singapore; Member of ICC Court for Singapore; Chair of ICC Singapore Arbitration Group.

Anne Secomb

Independent Arbitrator, Secomb Arbitration, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group’s Selection Committee

Charis Tan

Partner, Peter & Kim, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group

Hazel Tang

Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration

Sherlin Tung

Partner, Withersworldwide, Singapore; Member, ICC Singapore Arbitration Group

Venue

Maxwell Chambers

32 Maxwell Road #03-01
Singapore 069115

For further information, please contact:

Rachel Chong

Administrative Assistant, Arbitration and ADR, South Asia, ICC Dispute Resolution Services

iccdrs-southasia@iccwbo.org

Organiser

Sponsors

Partners

Registration