Program CLA 2019
Thursday, May 30

Convention Center of the Paseo La Galeria
Subject to change

8:00 –

Accreditation

9:00 –

Opening remarks

9:30 – Inaugural Conference

Topic: The Past, Present and Future of International Arbitration

Presenter: Gary Born (Londres)

Moderator: Eusebio López (Asunción)

10:15 – Pausa

 

10:45 – Panel I

Topic: What must arbitrators do when facing business corruption?

Introductor: Yves Derains (Paris)

Eduardo Silva Romero (Bogotá / París)

Panelist: 

Silvia Rodrigues Pachikoski (São Paulo)

Carmen Núñez Lagos (Madrid / París)

Francisco González de Cossio (Ciudad de México)

Moderator: Karin Kennedy (Asunción)

12:15 – Panel II

Topic: Virtues and flaws of the so-called “parties’ arbitrators”

Introducer: José Alfredo Martínez de Hoz (h) (Buenos Aires)

Panelists:

María del Carmen Tovar (Lima)

Alejandro Pintos (Montevideo)

Moderator: Fernando Breda Pessoa (Curitiba)

13:15 – Lunch

 

15:15 – Panel III

Topic: Arbitration and private international law

Introducer: João Bosco Lee (Curitiba)

Panelists: Paul F. Arrighi (Montevideo)

                  Cecilia Fresnedo de Aguirre (Montevideo)

                  Roberto Ruiz Díaz Labrano (Asunción)

Moderator: Julio C. Rivera (h) (Buenos Aires)

16:30 – Break

 

17:00 – Panel IV

Topic: How is technology impacting arbitration?

Introductor: Sophie Nappert (Montreal / Londres)

Panelistas: Renato Grion (São Paulo)

                    Luis Ernesto Rodríguez Carrera (Caracas)

                    Adriana Braghetta (São Paulo)

Moderator: Bruno Guandalini (Curitiba)

18:15– Closing conference

Presenter: Catherine Rogers (Pensilvania / Londres)

Moderator: Raúl Pereira (Asunción)

Friday 31

8:00 –

Accreditation

9:00 – Inaugural Conference

Presenter: Roque Caivano (Buenos Aires)

Moderator: Manuel Arias (Asunción)

9:30 – Panel V

Topic: Is arbitration expensive?

Introducer: Alfredo Bullard (Lima)

Panelists: Elena Mereminskaya (Santiago)

                  Natália Mizrahi Lamas (Río de Janeiro)

                  Debora Visconte (São Paulo)

Moderator: Julian Bordaçahar (La Haya)

10:45 – Break

11:15 – Panel VI

Topic: Are investment arbitrations inevitably long?

Introducer: Patricia Nacimiento (Frankfurt)

PanelistsFernando Aguirre (La Paz)

                  Claudia Frutos-Peterson (Monterrey / Washington DC)

                  Osvaldo Guglielmino (Buenos Aires)

Moderator: Francisco Muñoz (Buenos Aires)

12:30 – Lunch

15:00 – Panel VII

Topic: Grounds for annulment in commercial arbitration: is an amplification or a restriction of the Model Law’s standard list necessary?

Introducer: Bernardo Wayar Caballero (La Paz)

PanelistsCaroline Kleiner (París)

                  Edgar Riffler (Asunción)

                  Verónica Sandler (Buenos Aires)

Moderator: Juan Carlos Boggino (Asunción)

16:30 – Break

17:00 – Panel VIII

Topic: Is it really possible to annul and ICSID Award?

Introducer: Gonzalo Flores (CIADI, Washington DC)

PanelistsÁlvaro Galindo (Quito / Washington DC)

                  Mariana Lozza (Buenos Aires)

                  Jimena Herrera Bernal (Bogotá / Londres)

Moderator: Pablo Jaroslavsky (Buenos Aires)

18:30 – Closing conference

Topic: The substantialist vision and the procedural vision of arbitration

Presenter: Julio Cesar Rivera (Argentina)

Moderator: Nicolas Etcheverry (Montevideo)

19:00 – Final remarks