ICC YAAF: Pathways to Greener Arbitrations

12 Sep 2022

Online English
13.00 (Morocco time or GMT+1) | 14.00 (CET) | 16.00 (UAE time or GMT+4)

Join us for this one-hour informative and engaging session to discuss the environmental impact of international arbitration on a number of salient issues.

Objective/Who should attend?

This event is designed for young practitioners, arbitrators and in-house counsels to raise their awareness of the importance of reducing the carbon footprint of international arbitrations through behavioral change.
This webinar will address several topics including:

• The importance of diversity in making arbitrations greener
• How can the younger generation aid in mitigating the impact of arbitration practice on the environment
• The role of arbitrators and arbitral institutions in addressing carbon footprint
• The in-house counsel's take on remote and greener arbitrations
• Cybersecurity and data protection considerations in arbitral proceedings

*Morocco Time Zone

13:00-13:05

Introduction to ICC YAAF and the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations initiative 

  • Iliass Segame, ICC YAAF Representative for Africa, Partner, Segame & Maalmi, Casablanca  
  • Fakhruddin Valika, Deputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Abu Dhabi

13:05-13:15

Importance of diversity in making arbitrations greener 

  • Antonia Birt, Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, Dubai

13:15-13:25

Role of the younger generation 

  • Seema Bono, Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons, Dubai

13:25-13:35

Cybersecurity and data protection considerations in arbitral proceedings  

  • Ariana Ospina, Digital Committee Member, CyberArb, Vienna

13:35-13:45

In-house counsel’s take on remote and greener arbitrations 

  • Vivek Gambhir, General Counsel, TAQA, Abu Dhabi

13:45-13:55

Role of arbitrators and arbitral institutions in addressing carbon footprint 

  • Amin Hajji, President of Mizan Court of Arbitration, Casablanca

13:55-14:10

Q & A 

  • Fakhruddin Valika, Deputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Abu Dhabi

14:10-14:15

Closing Remarks 

  • Iliass Segame, ICC YAAF Representative for Africa, Partner, Segame & Maalmi, Casablanca

Antonia Birt

Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, Dubai

Seema Bono

Senior Associate, Pinsent Masons, Dubai

Vivek Gambhir

General Counsel, TAQA, Abu Dhabi

Amin Hajji

President of Mizan Court of Arbitration, Casablanca

Ariana Ospina

Digital Committee Member, CyberArb, Vienna

Iliass Segame

ICC YAAF Representative for Africa, Partner, Segame & Maalmi, Casablanca

Fakhruddin Valika

Deputy Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Abu Dhabi

Venue

Online

Registration Free of charge
Working language English

For further information, please contact:

Iliass SegameICC YAAF Representative for Africa 

i.segame@segamemaalmi.com

Organiser

Partner

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