ICC YAF Conference: (Im)possible arbitrations?

15 Sep 2021

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Start: Start: 9:00 (Bogotá / Lima / Quito) | 11:00 (Buenos Aires / Sao Paulo) | 16:00 (CEST)
End: 20:00 (CEST)

Join us for the 3rd edition of the ICC Ecuador ADR Week, for our ICC YAF event.

On the occasion of the 3rd edition of the ICC Ecuador ADR Week, ICC YAF and ICC Ecuador have prepared an astounding event focusing on arbitration and climate change and on human rights and space law.

Who should attend?

Practicing lawyers, corporate counsels, in-house counsels, magistrates, legal directors, arbitrators and other dispute resolution services practitioners, academics and professionals involved and/or interested in obtaining further knowledge and keeping up to date with domestic and international arbitration in the Americas.

9:00 – 9:10

Welcoming remarks

9:10 – 9:20

Inaugural speech

9:20 – 10:20

Panel on “Arbitration and the Environment and Climate Change”

  • Environmental law and investment arbitration
  • Arbitration in climate change related disputes
  • Green Arbitrations: Initiatives to reduce the environmental impact of international arbitrations 
  • Valuation of environmental damages by arbitral tribunals: main aspects to consider 

10:20 – 10:35

Q&A Session

10:35 – 11:35

Panel on “Arbitration and human rights and space law”

  • Investment arbitration and human rights
  • Arbitration in the IACHR reparations system, Hague Rules on Business and Human Rights Arbitrations
  • Disputes on space activities that can be settled by arbitration
  • The Artemis Accords: An opportunity for space arbitration?

11:35 – 11:50

Q&A Session

11:50 – 12:50

Arbitration Get Together hosted by ICC Ecuador’s Young Arbitrators Subcommittee

12:50 – 13:00

Concluding remarks

María José Alarcón

International Associate, Cotney Construction Law, Florida / Quito

Nicolás Alarcón Loayza

Associate, Rodrigo, Elías y Medrano Abogados, Lima

Nicole Álvarez Barreno

Associate, Quevedo & Ponce, Guayaquil

Esteban Baquero Correa

Associate, ROBALINO LAW, Quito

Carla Cepeda

Associate, Carmigniani Pérez Abogados, Quito

Marcelo Garcia

Senior Director, Intervistas, Montreal

Javier Jaramillo Troya

Senior Associate, Pérez Bustamante & Ponce, Quito

Martín Joaquín Jiménez Bonola

Foreign Lawyer, Veru, Torres & Partners, London

Andrés Larrea Savinovich

ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Senior Associate, Tobar ZVS LLP, Quito

Katherine Lievano

Head of ICC YAF Latin American Chapter; Project Manager, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Panama City

Juan Camilo Pinto

Judicial Advisor, NAFTA, Montreal

Fabián Pozo Neira

Legal Secretary General, Presidencia de la República del Ecuador, Quito

Isabel San Martín

Associate, LALIVE, London

César Coronel Ortega

Senior Associate, Coronel y Pérez Abogados, Guayaquil

Leyre Suárez

Legal Director, Dentons Paz Horowitz, Quito

David Toscano

Partner, Tadir Dispute Resolution, Quito

Cristina Viteri Torres

Partner, HEKA, Quito

For further information, please contact:

Katherine Lievano

Project Manager