Aug 4, 2023

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)
17:30-19:30     Break
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)
13:00-14:30     Lunch
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 AlexandruDavor BabicDr Crina Baltag, FCIArbBeata Gessel-Kalinowska vel Kalisz, DScIoana Knoll-TudorGisela KnutsIuliana IancuRostislav PekařLuminita PopaLucia RaimanovaMałgorzata 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 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.


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