HONGKONG Event Introduction
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The Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC) and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators East Asia Branch (CIArb (EAB)) are pleased to invite you to attend the 2018 Hong Kong Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China, which will take place in Hong Kong on Saturday, 27 October 2018. This well-established event, based on the report Commercial Dispute Resolution in China: An Annual Review and Preview (2018), will bring top experts based in China and other areas in the Asia Pacific Region to discuss topics in various aspects on the developments of commercial dispute resolution in China. Since 2013, The BAC/BIAC has compiled annual reports to present reviews on commercial disputes revolutions in China and has successfully hosted a series of Summits in London, Paris, Hague, Cologne, Zurich Vienna, etc. And the Hong Kong Summit is the only stop in Asia Pacific region outside mainland China. This event is also a platform where practitioners, stakeholders and industry observers can gather together to exchange views on practical and academic focus.
 
Guest Speakers
HONGKONG Event Agenda
 
08:30-09:00
Registration
09:00-09:10
Welcome Speech

Moderator:

Mr. Paul Teo, Partner of Baker & McKenzie

Speakers:

Dr. Fuyong Chen, Deputy Secretary General, Beijing Arbitration Commission/Beijing International Arbitration Center (BAC/BIAC)

Ms. Mary Thomson,  Chairperson of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators East Asia Branch (CIArb (EAB)) 

09:10-09:25
Keynote Speech

Moderator:

Mr. Paul Teo, Partner of Baker & McKenzie

Speaker:

Prof. Yuejiao Zhang, Professor, Tsinghua University and Shantou University

09:25-10:40
Session I: The Overview of Arbitration and TPF Practice in the PRC

Moderator:

Mr. Neil Kaplan, International Arbitrator

Speakers:

Dr. Xuehua Wang, Partner, Beijing Huanzhong & Partners

Mr. Zhi Zhang, Partner, V&T Law Firm

Commentators:

Ms. Sarah Grimmer, Secretary General, HKIAC

Mr. Arthur X. DONG,Partner of AnJie Law Firm

10:40-10:55
Coffee Break
10:55-11:55
Session II: The Overview of Commercial Mediation Practice in the PRC

Moderator:

Mr. Chris Poole, President and Chief Executive Officer of JAMS

Speaker:

Mr. Ning Fei, Partner, Hui Zhong Law Firm

Commentators:

Dr. Francis Law, President, Hong Kong Mediation Centre (HKMC)

Mr. Aloysius Goh, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Singapore International Mediation Center

Mr. Zhao Ping, Partner, Jincheng Tongda & Neal

11:55-12:55
Session III: The Implications of COC, Take-or-pay, Price Review and Other Customary Energy Contract Clauses under Chinese Contract Law

Moderator:

Ms. Chiann Bao, Asia Pacific Counsel, International Litigation and Arbitration of Skadden

Speaker:

Mr. Weihua Zhang, Vice president & General Counsel, United Energy Group Limited

Commentators:

Mr. Chris Chi, Group Vice President, Mxis Group

Mr. Robert Davidson, Executive Director and Head of Arbitration at JAMS

Mr. Hu Ke,  Partner of Jingtian & Gongcheng Law Firm

12:55-14:10
Networking Lunch
14:10-15:10
Session IV: Latest Development in Construction Law in the PRC

Moderator:

Dr. Christopher TO, Chartered Arbitrator, Accredited Mediator, Chartered Engineer, Chartered Information Technology Professional

Speakers:

Mr. Xianfeng Zhou, Partner, JunHe LLP

Mr. Zhiyong Li, Deputy General Manager, Legal & Risk Control Department of POWERCHINA INTERNATIONAL GROUP LIMITED

Commentator:

Mr. Qiang Cui, Partner, Commerce & Finance Law Offices

 

15:10-15:25
Coffee Break
15:25-16:55
Session V: The Overview of Private Investment and Finance Disputes in the PRC

Moderator:

Mr. Thomas So, Immediate Past President of The Law Society of Hong Kong

Speakers:

Dr. Xiuming Tao, Partner, JunZeJun Law Offices

Mr. Zhi Bao, Partner, Baker McKenzie FenXun.

Commentator:

Ms. Sharon Nye, Executive Director, Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Counsel, Morgan Stanley

16:55-17:10
Closing Remarks

Moderator:

Mr. David Fong, Vice Chairperson, CIArb(EAB)

Speaker:

Ms. Teresa Cheng, Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

17:10-18:10
Cocktail Reception
HONGKONG Download Center
 
 
 
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