ICC YAF: Holiday Season Meet&Greet - Unwrapping the Eastern European potential

16 Dec 2021

Online English
16:00 (CET) I 17:00 (EET)

Join this ICC YAF World Café to meet fellow practitioners from Eastern Europe for some (virtual) pre-Christmas drinks and a chat about career opportunities and challenges in international arbitration in the Eastern European region.

The event will consist of six virtual café tables, each moderated by young and successful regional practitioners and ICC YAF Representatives, who will help you get the most out of this festive event. Each participant will be randomly allocated to café tables at 15-minute intervals to chat about:

  • The perspective of an in-house counsel in Eastern Europe;
  • Career paths in Eastern European jurisdictions;
  • Educational and training opportunities in Eastern Europe for international arbitration;
  • Improving geographical diversity between Eastern and Western Europe ;
  • Cultural differences between Eastern and Western Europe in international arbitration; and
  • Gaining visibility as a young arbitration practitioner/enthusiast in Eastern Europe

So, bring your festive cheer and get ready to meet fantastic fellow practitioners from Eastern Europe.

Who should attend?

This event is aimed at students and lawyers of approximately 40 years or under, specialised or interested in arbitration.

*CET Time Zone

16:00-16:10

Welcoming remarks

16:10-17:25

Virtual World Café with the following table topics

  • The perspective of an in-house counsel in Eastern Europe
  • Career paths in Eastern European jurisdictions
  • Educational and training opportunities in Eastern Europe for international arbitration
  • Improving geographical diversity between Eastern and Western Europe
  • Cultural differences between Eastern and Western Europe in international arbitration
  • Gaining visibility as a young arbitration practitioner/enthusiast in Eastern Europe

17:25-17:30

Closing remarks

Table moderators:

Dr. Maciej Durbas

Of counsel, Kubas Kos Gałkowski, Krakow

Iuliana Iancu

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Partner, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels

Dr. Greg Lourie

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Paris

Tamara Manasijević

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Attorney at Law, ARP, Vienna

Dr. Aleksandra Orzeł-Jakubowska

Associate, White&Case, Warsaw

Denis Parchajev

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Senior Associate, Motieka Audzevičius, Vilnius

Sara Pendjer

Senior Associate, NST Law, Belgrade

Cornelia Tabirta

Managing Associate, Tuca Zbarcea & Associates, Bucharest

Dr. Kateryna Tsirat

Attorney, EY Legal Services, Kyiv

Alicja Zielińska-Eisen

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Of Counsel, Queritius, Berlin


Date and venue

16 December 2021

Online

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For further information, please contact:

Iuliana Iancu

Organiser