Upcoming Event

The Hague Academy of International Law
Advanced Course in Hong Kong

First Edition:
Current Trends on International Commercial Dispute Settlement

The first edition of the Advanced Courses in Hong Kong focuses on the means and current practice of the settlement of international commercial disputes. For this special programme, the Secretary-General of The Hague Academy of International Law has invited leading academics and practitioners from Paris (Professor Diego P. Fernández Arroyo), New York (Professor Franco Ferrari), Bonn (Professor Matthias Weller), Singapore (Ms Natalie Morris-Sharma), and Beijing (Judge Zhang Yongjian) to present expert lectures on the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, Investor-State Dispute Settlement, international commercial arbitration, settlement of international commercial disputes before domestic courts, and the developments of the International Commercial Court. Registered participants will have pre-course access to an e-learning platform that provides reading documents prepared by the lecturers. At the end of the course, a certificate of attendance will be awarded.

Moreover, all registered participants will be invited to attend a seminar organised by the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH) in the late afternoon of 9 December, at the Function Hall of the Justice Place, Central, which is to be followed by a Special Reception hosted by the HCCH Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP) for the Official Opening of its new premises.

For more details, please refer to the eFlyer, and interested parties are invited to fill out the application form and send it back to events@aail.org by 31 August 2020.


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07 – 11 December, 2020


Grand Hyatt Hong Kong