XII BELGRADE ARBITRATION CONFERENCE PROGRAM

 

WELCOME ADDRESS BY THE ORGANIZERS

13:20

KEY NOTE ADDRESS:

PROF. DR. INGEBORG SCHWENZER on CISG & ARBITRATION

13:40-14:20

I PANEL – ARBITRATION IN THE 21ST CENTURY

14:20-16:00

Chair:

Milan Lazić

Karanović/Partners
/SERBIA
Thierry Augsburger Four Knights
/SWITZERLAND
Is faster always better? – Pros and cons of expedited arbitrations
Marija Šćekić Wilmerhale
/UK
Advocacy in a Post-Pandemic World: Are Zoom Cat Lawyers Here to Stay?
Giulio Palermo Archipel
/SWITZERLAND
Arbitrator’s freedom of speech in the social media age
Mladen Stojiljković VISCHER
/SWITZERLAND
Diversity in Arbitration
Jelena Bezarević Pajić Moravčević, Vojnović & Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr
/SERBIA
Green Arbitration – New hype or call to sober up?
Discussion

Coffee break

 

II PANEL – PROCEDURAL INTRICACIES OF ARBITRATION

16:20-18:00

Chair:

Nataša Lalatović Djordjević

Moravčević, Vojnović & Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr
/SERBIA
Marleen Krueger Wilmerhale
/UK
Depositions and Interrogatories in International Arbitration

 

Oleg Temnikov WOLFTHEISS
/BULGARIA
Special issues arising when taking evidence from state parties
Dr. Tijana Kojović BDK Advokati
/SERBIA
Should arbitration adapt to local lawyers or should lawyers
adapt to arbitration?- from counsel’s perspective
Petra Rihar LANTER
/SWITZERLAND
Should arbitration adapt to local lawyers or should lawyers
adapt to arbitration?- from arbitrator’s perspective
Milica Savić Karanović/Partners
/SERBIA
Procedural irregularities as grounds for setting aside of the award
Discussion

Coffee break

 

III PANEL – REASONING OF ARBITRAL AWARDS

18:20-20:00

Chair:

Filip Boras

Baker & McKenzie
/AUSTRIA
Prof. Dr Miodrag Jovanović University of Belgrade
Faculty of Law
/SERBIA
Thou Shalt Avoid Perversity of Reasoning! A Philosophical Account of Reasoned Arbitral Award

An outsider’s perspective

Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz VIAC Vice-President/

Pitkowitz & Partners

/AUSTRIA

Institution’s/

Arbitrator’s perspective

Natascha Tunkel KNOETZL

/AUSTRIA

Counsel’s perspective
Karl Peter Puszkajler OLG Munich judge
/GERMANY
Judge’s perspective
Discussion

Opening of the XIV Belgrade Open Pre-Moot and cocktail reception