EFFICIENT ARBITRATION:
WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

VI International Arbitration Readings in memory of Academician Igor Pobirchenko

10 October 2019
Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
33 Velyka Zhytomyrska Street
Kyiv, Ukraine
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985+
delegates
90+
speakers

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

09:30 - 10:00

Participants Registration and Welcome Coffee

10:00 - 10:15

Opening Remarks

MYKOLA SELIVON, President of the ICAC

10:20 - 11:50

І SESSION. Jurisdiction is a key to ensure efficient arbitration

Evolution of measures of determining the arbitration jurisdiction

Comparative analysis of the disputes’ arbitrability in various legal systems

Corporate disputes

Arbitrability of privatization disputes’ civil aspects, public procurements and protection of economic competition

VSEVOLOD VOLKOV, Partner at Everlegal

The ICAC jurisdiction in changing the subject composition of the parties to the dispute

11:50 - 12:10

Q&A Session

12:10 - 12:35

Key Speech: 25 years of the Law of Ukraine “On International Commercial Arbitration”

12:35 - 13:30

Business Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

ІІ SESSION. Procedural efficiency of arbitration

Is an arbitrator the key figure in international arbitration? Role of an arbitrator in ensuring effective arbitral proceedings; responsibility of the arbitrator

Should the challenge of an arbitrator be claimed or not? Assessment of evidence admissibility for arbitrator’s challenge

Due process paranoia and parties’ abuse of their procedural rights: the line which should not be crossed

MARIA KOSTYTSKA, Partner at Winston & Strawn (Paris)

Ubi concordia ibi victoria: interaction between arbitration and state courts

EUGENE BLINOV, Partner at Eterna Law
15:00 - 15:15

Q&A Session

15:15 - 15:45

Coffee-Break

15:45 - 17:15

ІІІ SESSION. From the establishment of objective truth to the adversarial nature of the process: proof as a guarantee of effective protection

Evidence according to the ICAC Rules

The Prague Rules, the IBA Rules and foreign arbitration institutions’ experience: an option or not?

Witness and expert testimonies in arbitration, assessment by the Arbitral Tribunal

Does arbitration need a legal expert?

17:15 - 17:30

Q&A Session

17:30 - 18:30

Closing Remarks, Champagne


SPEAKERS

MYKOLA SELIVON

MYKOLA SELIVON

President of the ICAC
VSEVOLOD VOLKOV

VSEVOLOD VOLKOV

Partner at Everlegal
MARIA KOSTYTSKA

MARIA KOSTYTSKA

Partner at Winston & Strawn (Paris)
EUGENE BLINOV

EUGENE BLINOV

Partner at Eterna Law

WHO ATTENDS

WHO ATTENDS

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