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ICC Mediation Rules 2014 Launch Conference

  • 25 Mar 2014
  • 2:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Clifford Chance 28th Floor, Jardine House, One Connaught Place, Hong Kong

ICC Mediation Rules 2014 Launch Conference:


Tuesday, 25 March 2014, 3pm (registration starts at 2.30pm)
Clifford Chance (28th Floor, Jardine House, One Connaught Place, Hong Kong)
Free of Charge

On 1 January 2014, the new ICC Rules of Mediation entered into force. In conjunction with the entry into force of the Rules, as well as the inaugural Hong Kong Mediation Week, ICC Asia will be organising a half-day launch conference in Hong Kong on 25 March 2014, with the theme “Best Practices in International Commercial Mediation”. 

The event will offer participants the opportunity to acquire a comprehensive overview of the new Rules and an insight into the latest developments in international commercial mediation, with a focus on Greater China. Speakers will consist of key stakeholders across the region and internationally, including representatives from the ICC International Centre for ADR, Commission on Arbitration and ADR, experienced in-house counsel and leading commercial mediators.

For the detailed programme and to find out how to register, please visit:


Topics include

·       The relevance of mediation to businesses today

·       An overview of the Mediation Rules and their genesis

·       Practice tips for conducting mediation proceedings

·       Tips for the drafting of an effective mediation clause 

Welcome Remarks by

·       Simon Lee
Deputy Law Officer (Civil Law) and Member of the Working Party on Mediation, Department of Justice, Hong Kong


·       Bapsy Dastur 
Region General Counsel and Head of Legal and Compliance, IMA Region, ABB, Dubai 

·       Cameron Hassall
Partner, Clifford Chance, Hong Kong 

·       David Parker
Group Executive Director, Chinachem Group, Hong Kong

·       Kim Rooney
Barrister, Gilt Chambers, Hong Kong; Chair, ICC Hong Kong Arbitration Committee

·       Christopher To
Executive Director, Construction Industry Council, Hong Kong

·       Hannah Tümpel
Senior Counsel and Manager, ICC International Centre for ADR, Paris

·       Hélène Van Lith
Secretary, ICC Commission on Arbitration & ADR, Paris

·       Peter Wolrich
Managing Partner, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, Paris; Immediate Past Chair, ICC Commission on Arbitration & ADR; Chair, ICC Consultative Task Force on the Revision of the ADR Rules, the Rules for Expertise, and the Dispute Board Rules


Co-organised by International Chamber of Commerce - Hong Kong, China 


With thanks to our sponsor                            



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