VIENNA Event Introduction
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The Beijing Arbitration Commission / Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC), and the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), are pleased to invite you to the 2017 Vienna Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China. This well-established and prestigious annual event is based on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2017), and brings together experts from China and Austria to present and discuss reports on the developments in a wide range of fields of commercial dispute resolution in China. This is an opportunity for practitioners and stakeholders in both jurisdictions to network, gain insights into those developments, and hear advice from long-term industry observers.
 
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VIENNA Event Agenda
 
10:00-10:20
Welcome Address

Moderator:

Dr. Fuyong Chen, Deputy Secretary General, BAC/BIAC

Speakers:

Madam Hongsong Wang, Vice Chairperson, BAC/BIAC

Dr. iur Manfred Heider, Secretary General, VIAC

10:20-11:10
Overview of the PRC's Arbitration and Mediation Practice: Trends and Challenges (Arbitration & Mediation)

Moderator:

Dr. Sabine Stricker-Kellerer, Partner, SSK Asia

Reporter:

Dr. Helena H.C. Chen, Chief Rep. of Beijing Office and Partner, Pinsent Masons LLP

Commentator:

Ms. Venus Valentina Wong, Counsel, Wolf Theiss Austria

11:10-12:10
The Impact of Regulatory Changes on Private Investment & Finance Disputes in the PRC (Investment & Finance)

Moderator:

Dr. Veit Öhlberger, Partner, Dorda Brugger Jordis Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Co-Reporters:

Dr. Xiuming Tao, Partner, JunZeJun Law Offices

Mr. Zhi Bao, Partner, FenXun Partners

Commentators:

Mr. Florian Haugeneder, Partner, KNOETZL HAUGENEDER NETAL Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Mr. Jens Rostock-Jensen, Partner, Kromann Reumert

12:10-13:30

NETWORKING LUNCH

13:30-14:15
Invigorating Trade and Developing Dispute Resolution in the PRC (International Trade)

Moderator:

Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz, Partner, Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Reporter:

Dr. Xuehua Wang, Partner, Beijing Huanzhong & Partners

Commentator:

Mr. José Angelo Estrella Faria, Secretary General, The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)

14:15-15:15
The Trends and Value Orientations in the PRC's Construction and Real Estate Markets: Law Practice and Approaches (Construction & Real Estate)

Moderator:

Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser, Partner, CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Co-Reporters:

Ms. Jinghui Tan, Director, City Development Law Firm (Beijing)

Mr. Dennis Deng, Partner, Dentons (China) LLP

Commentators:

Ms. Patrizia Netal, Partner, KNOETZL HAUGENEDER NETAL Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Mr. Martin F. Gusy, Partner, K&L Gates LLP

15:15-15:30

COFFEE BREAK

15:30-16:15
Risk Management and Dispute Resolution of Mining Rights Transaction in the PRC (Energy)

Moderator:

Dr. Günther Horvath, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Reporter:

Dr. Libin Zhang, Partner, Broad & Bright Law Firm

Commentator:

Dr. iur. Lisa Beisteiner, Partner, Zeiler Partners

16:15-17:00
Enforcement of Intellectual Property in the PRC: Options and Solutions (Intellectual Property)

Moderator:

Dr. Michael Woller, Counsel, Schönherr

Reporter:

Dr. Guanbin Xie, Partner, Lifang & Partners

Commentator:

Dr. Arthur Wolff, Counsel, Baier Partners

17:00-17:10
Closing Remark

Mr. Renaud Sorieul, The Secretary, UNCITRAL

17:10-19:00

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