Recent Speaking Engagements

Jan Kleinheisterkamp

  • Arbitration Practice – The German Perspective
    Broadening the perspective – A comparative look at the arbitration practice in Germany, Spain and Iberoamerica, CEIA/CIAM/DIS Arbitration Group, Berlin 15 September 2023 i
  • Circunstancias sobrevenidas (hardship) en los Principios UNIDROIT
    XI Simposio Internacional de Arbitraje, Centro de Arbitraje, Cámara de Comercio, Lima 5 June 2023 i
  • The Review of the English Arbitration Act 1996
    BIICL Event on The Review of the Arbitration Act 1996: How do we Maintain English Arbitration Law as State of the Art? London 16 November 2022 i
  • The Challenges of Cross-Jurisdictional Arbitral Tribunals
    A cross-jurisdictional conversation among experienced arbitrators, Australian Arbitration Weeks, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Melbourne 8 November 2022 (hybrid/online) i
  • Médiateur et arbitre – regards croisés
    Trialogues Eat & Learn, Brussels 23 September 2022 i
  • A World Without Investment Arbitration – Introducing the Great Debate
    (between Toby Landau and Carolyn Lamm, with comments by Ong Chin Heng)
    ICCA Conference 2022, Edinburgh 21 September 2022
  • Is the Doctrine of Legitimate Expectations Spiraling out of Control?
    (with Dilara Khamitova, against Alison Macdonald KC and Augusto García Sanjur)
    Young ITF Debate, London 13 September 2022 i
  • Arbitragem de investimento e conflitos armados
    (with Tiago Duarte)
    XVth Congress of the Portuguese Centro de Arbitragem Comercial, on Disruptive Moments and Arbitration: Pandemic and Conflict, Lisbon 23 June 2022
  • Los procedimiento acelerados y el early dismissal – La perspectiva del árbitro
    XVI International Congress of the Club de Arbitraje Español on Improving Arbitration: Resolving Earlier and Better, Madrid 20 July 2022 i
  • Getting Mediation and Arbitration to Tango: Potential and Difficulties
    Webinar: Joint Monthly Fellowship of the Philippine Institute of Arbitrators and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (East Asia Branch, Philippine Chapter), Manila/Brussels 26 May 2022 i
  • Mediation and Early Determination in International Commercial and Investment Arbitration
    Webinar by Baker & McKenzie, Paris Arbitration Week, Paris/Brussels 23 September 2021 i
  • Decision Making Behind the Scenes – The Psychology of Arbitrators
    Webinar of the Associação Portugesa de Arbitagem APA-40, Lisbon/Brussels 11 November 2020
  • The External Dimension of European Regulatory Private Law: Commercial Law and International Arbitration
    Workshop on Exploring European Private Law in the (Re-)Shaping of Global Markets and Orders, Helsinki 7 September 2020
  • Arbitration Agreements and Awards as Investments: How far does the protection of international law go? An EU Law perspective
    ICC / CIDS Conference on Enforcement, setting aside and related treaty claims: A view from Europe, Geneva 10 May 2019
  • The safeguard of international, European and domestic mandatory rules by arbitral tribunals – practical implications
    3rd ICC European Conference on Public interest and the future of arbitration : lessons from Europe, Paris 1 April 2019
  • The intra-EU application of the Energy Charter Treaty after Achmea
    ICCA-ACIL Colloquium on The Impact of Achmea, Amsterdam University 26 June 2018
  • Paradox of International Investment Law post Brexit
    Research Workshop on Democratic Citizenship, Portsmouth University 7 June 2018
  • Argumentos en favor y contra la elección de los Principios UNIDROIT
    Conference on Contratación Mercantil Internacional – Tendencias y Retos, Universidad Francisco Marroquín, Guatemala City, 1 February 2018 i4[26:20]
  • Recent Problems with Investment Arbitration in Latin America (in German)
    Symposium in Honour of Dr. J. Samtleben on Focus Latin America: International Conflict and Legal Order, Max-Planck-Institut Hamburg, 6 October 2017
  • Daring more freedom with Human Rights (in German)
    Symposium in Honour of Prof. J. Basedow on Daring More FreedomConflict and Cooperation,
    Max-Planck-Institut Hamburg, 30 September 2017
  • Audi alteram partem and iura novit curia in international arbitration (in Portuguese)
    XVIth Annual Congress of the Comité Brasileiro de Arbitragem on Due Process in International Arbitration, Gramado / Brazil 25 September 2017
  • Internationally Mandatory Rules in Arbitration
    Lecture at the Catholic University of Chile 20 September 2017
  • CETA, TTIP and Arbitration: venues of conflicts
    Alpbach Legal Symposium on Conflict and Cooperation, Alpbach (AUT) 27 August 2017
  • Arbitration as Protection of Foreign Investment: the experience of Latin America and the lessons for the Iberian Peninsula
    Keynote speech at the CEA <40 Conference on Miradas Cruzadas en el Mundo Iberoamericano del Arbitraje, Lisbon 25 May 2017
  • EU Overriding Mandatory Rules in International Arbitration
    LSE Law & Financial Markets Colloquium on Financial Markets, Party Autonomy and Regulation,
    London 18 May 2017
  • The CISG and the PICC as Models for Convergence – or Transnational Will-o’-the-Wisps?
    Conference on The CISG as a Model for Harmonisation, Convergence and Law Reform, National University of Singapore, 6 January 2017
  • Investor Protection under CETA and TTIP
    Hearing at the Austrian Parliament on CETA and TTIP – The Free Trade Agreements of the EU and its Member States with Canada and the USA, Vienna 14 September 2016
  • Engaging with Dealing in Virtue – Then and Now
    Anatomy of a Book: Bryant G. Garth & Yves Dezalay, Dealing in Virtue. International Commercial Arbitration and the Construction of a Transnational Legal Order, KCL Transnational Law Summer Institute 2016, London 14 June 2016
  • What is wrong with investment protection in TTIP and CETA? A European perspective
    Globalization, Law & Justice Workshop on The Past and Future of Investor-State Arbitration: CETA, TPP, TTIP, and Beyond, University of Toronto 14 June 2016
  • Enforcing Arbitration Awards: Yukos and Beyond
    Annual Symposium of the Stanford Journal of International Law on Adjudicating Across Borders,
    Palo Alto 29 April 2016
  • What is the problem with investment protection in TTIP? A European perspective
    Berger Speaker Series, Cornell Law School, Ithaca 20 April 2016
  • Investor-Staat-Streitbeilegung in TTIP, CETA und BITs: Wo liegt das Problem? (in German)
    Jean Monet Lecture Series, University of Jena, 5 April 2016
  • The new generation of investment law – a European perspective
    McGill University Dispute Resolution Talks, Montreal 30 March 2016
  • Breach of Contract – A Common Law Perspective
    II Ibero-American Congress on International Business Law, 360° of International Sales of Goods – CISG’s 35th Anniversary, Bogotá 19 October 2015
  • Comments (with G. Bermann) on C. McLachlan’s Coordination of Domestic and International Procedures
    CIDS International Conference 2015 on International Dispute Settlement at the Crossroads of Public and Private International Law, Geneva 25 September 2015
  • Investor protection and Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS)
    European Parliament Legal Service Seminar on Legal aspects of the New Generation of Free Trade Agreements with focus on TTIP, Brussels 3 July 2015
  • No Greater Rights – but still meaningful investor protection?
    Columbia Center on Sustainable Development [Video] Series on New Thinking on Investment Treaties, 30 June 2015,
  • What standards to improve? Do we need a new legal instrument?
    European Commission DG FISMA Seminar on Treatment of EU investors in the Single Market: Adding pieces to the puzzle, Brussels 19 June 2015
  • The Commission as Litigator
    BIICL Investment Treaty Forum on Europe as an Investment Treaty Actor, Stockholm 12 June 2015 i
  • Arbitration 2015: The Best of Times or the Worst of Times? A Debate
    (with Sophie Lamb and against Vera van Houtte and Christopher Newmark)
    5th IEL & IBA SEERIL International Oil & Gas Conference, London 4 June 2015 i

The Commission’s Role in the Negotiation of Investment Treaties
ITF Seminar on The Brave New World of EU Investment Treaties – the Commission’s Many Faces, London 3 March 2015 i

Carolina Pitta e Cunha

  • Arbitragem Comercial Internacional na Lusofonia – Tudo o que Precisa Saber
    ICC YAAF Webinar 29 September 2022
  • The Main Impacts of the Pandemic and Armed Conflicts on Construction and Energy Dispute (moderator)
    Under-40 Council of the Portuguese Arbitration Association in the context of the XV Congress of the Commercial Arbitration of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Lisbon 22 June 2022
  • O secretário do tribunal arbitral: nomeação e limites da sua Função
    Lecture in the context of the Curso de Arbitragem organised by the Mozambican Bar Association, October 2021 (online)
  • Tutela cautelar
    Lecture in the context of the Curso de Formação Avançada em Arbitragem Internacional Lusófona organised by Almedina, Lisbon April 2021
  • Soft-law para regular audiências virtuais, produção da provas testemunhais e abuso de processo
    Webinar: Arbitragem 2Mundos – Diferenças e semelhanças entre a arbitragem no Brasil e em Portugal, Canal Arbitragem 24 February 2021 (video)
  • Hot Topics (with C.A. Carmona, J.E. Nunes Pinto & Pedro Batista Martins)
    X Encontro Internacional de Arbitragem de Coimbra 10 October 2020 (online)
  • A Convenção de Arbitragem
    Lecture in the context of the Curso Breve de Arbitragem organised by the European Law Students’ Association at the University of Lisbon Law School, September 2020
  • O princípio da autonomia do Direito da União Europeia e o seu impacto na arbitragem
    Conference on O futuro do Direito da União Europeia e Arbitragem, Centro de Investigação de Direito Público da Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon February 2020
  • Towards more efficiency and transparency – The New ICC Rules of Arbitration
    ICC YAAF Event April 2017