ICC YAF: How to access arbitration?

10 Mar 2020

Douala English
This is a free event. As seats are limited, the applications for registration will be accepted on a first come first served basis.

Young practitioners will gather to discuss how they can access international arbitration.

The event is designed to be interactive and enlighten participants on how to acquire and develop the needed arbitration skills and experience to boost their career in arbitration.

Experiences and mentoring sessions will be held with professionals such as university professors, magistrates and lawyers.

The event will be open to young practitioners of 40 years and under interested in ADR.

14:00-14:30

Registration

14:30-14:40

Introductory Remarks

14:40-15:00

Keynote Speech: The rise of arbitration

15:00-15:30

Panel discussion:

Mentoring sessions with university lecturers on how young practitioners can acquire requisite arbitration skills and build their capacities

15:30-15:35

Q & A

15:35-16:05

Panel discussion:

Experience of judges and lawyers on how to build careers in international arbitration

16:05-16:10

Q & A

16:10-16:15

Closing Remarks

16:15-16:30

Cocktail & Networking

Mouhamed Kebe

Managing Partner, GENI & KEBE Lawyers, (DLA piper Africa) Dakar, Senegal

Gaston Kenfack

Magistrate, PhD in Law, Arbitrator, President of APAA, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Aurélia Sylvia Mafongo Kamga

ICC YAF Representative, Africa, Middle East and Turkey, Douala, Cameroon

Thierry Ngoga

ArbP/Partner, Legal line Partners, Kigali, Rwanda

Abayomi Okubote

MCIArb, Doctoral candidate, President of the Association of Young Arbitrators (AYA), Abuja, Nigeria

Emilia Onyema

PhD , FCIArb, School of Law, SOAS, University of London

Rose Rameau

Managing partner, Rameau Law firm, Arbitrator, Mediator, Conciliator/Fullbright scholar University of Ghana, Paris, France

Flora Wamba

Partner in charge of insurance, arbitration and litigation/CHAZAI & PARTNERS

Venue:

CHAZAI & PARTNERS LAW FIRM,

1149, Boulevard de la République,

Bali, Cameroon

For further information, please contact:

Aurélia Sylvia, Mafongo Kamga

Tel. 678045275

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