The first ArbCEE Arbitration Retreat will take place on 29 and 30 September 2023 in Bucharest, Romania. Participate in this highly interactive event and join top arbitration practitioners from the #CEE to discuss your experience as arbitrator, counsel, tribunal secretary and/or expert in arbitration proceedings.
All activities, with the exception of the closing dinner, will take place at the Hotel Marmorosch, Bucharest, Romania (Strada Doamnei 2, Sector 3, Bucharest, RO, 030053).
Friday, 29 September 2023
13:00-14:00 Welcome and coffee
14:00-15:30 Academic session 1 (arbitrator appointments and conflicts of interest)
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-17:30 Academic session 2 (case management conferences, terms of reference)
19:30 onwards Networking dinner
Saturday, 30 September 2023
09:30-11:00 Academic session 3 (written phase of the arbitration)
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-13:00 Academic session 4 (the hearing)
14:30-16:00 Academic discussion 5 (tribunal deliberations and the award)
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-18:00 Academic discussion 6 (annulment, enforcement and other post-award proceedings)
19:30 Closing dinner
Keynote speaker: Beata Gessel-Kalinowska vel Kalisz, DSc
Welcome address: Rostislav Pekař
Confirmed speakers: Catalin Alexandru, Davor Babic, Dr Crina Baltag, FCIArb, Beata Gessel-Kalinowska vel Kalisz, DSc, Ioana Knoll-Tudor, Gisela Knuts, Iuliana Iancu, Rostislav Pekař, Luminita Popa, Lucia Raimanova, Małgorzata Surdek-Janicka and Evgenia Peiffer
The event is free of charge thanks to the generous support of our sponsors.
To register, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org attaching your CV and/or linking to your professional profile. In order to ensure an interactive event, participation will be limited, so do make sure to register soon.
Discounted rates at Hotel Marmorosch are available for attendees coming from outside of Romania.