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  • COLOGNE Event Introduction
    The purposes of the summit are to promote China's international traderelationships, as well as to increase mutual understanding betweenChinese and Western culture. As the largest developing nation andeconomy, the current and future legal environment in China has cometo the attention of the entire world. The 2014 Summit was both a platformfor promoting and ensuring harmonious economic and technicalexchanges and a great opportunity to present China's "soft power"to the world. This is the third time we are hosting the Annual Summiton Commercial Dispute Resolution in China. Following the pattern ofthe 2014 Summit, this year's event will share with the participants thelatest development in commercial arbitration and mediation in Chinain a number of specialised fields, and it will also make some predictionson the future legal environment in China. According to the lateststatistics, BAC has received 1,015 new cases that together involvean estimate of RMB 17.5 billion in 2015. Since its establishment in1995, BAC has administered over 25,000 cases. The sum in disputehas reached RMB 140 billion with the highest claim amount of RMB 10 billion. The 2015 Summit will cover a greater number of sectors than thatof 2013 and 2014, including (inter alia) arbitration, mediation, constructionproject, real estate, intellectual property (IP) rights, energy,investment, international trade and finance, etc. This conference willbe held for one day and in form of public conference, which will focuson commercial disputes in China and offer an overview of availabledispute resolution mechanisms.
    Guest Speakers
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    Hongsong Wang
    Fuyong Chen
    Jane Fu
    Mariel Dimsey
    Manjiao Chi
    Jinghui Tan
    Thomas Weimann
    Libin Zhang
    Chenguo Zhang
    Christine Heeg
    Dorothee Ruckteschler
    Mark C.Hilgard
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    The Summit
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    COLOGNE Event Agenda
     
    09:00 - 09:30
    Welcome Address and Introduction to the Conference Topics

    Moderator:

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

    Speakers:

    Madam Hongsong Wang, Vice Chairperson, BAC/BIAC

    Dr. Christine Heeg, ( LL.M.) Partner KPMG Law, Secretary General, CEAC

    9:30 -10:15
    Topic: Arbitration and Mediation

    Moderator:

    Dr. Torsten Loercher, Partner, CMS-HS

    Speakers:

    Dr. Helena H.C. Chen, Partner, Pinsent Masons 

    Commentators:

    Dr. Sabine Stricker-Kellerer, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

    10:15-10:30
    Coffee Break
    10:30 - 11:40
    Topic: Energy,International Trade

    Moderator:

    Dr. Mariel Dimsey, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

    Speaker:

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

    Commentator:

    Dr. Christian Borris, Borris Hennecke Kneisel

     

    Moderator:

    Dr. Dorothee Ruckteschler, Partner, CMS-HS

    Speaker:

    Dr. Xuehua Wang, Partner, Beijing Huanzhong & Partners

    Commentator:

    Dr. Jane Fu, Senior Lecturer in Law School of Law, Deakin University

     

    11:40 - 13:20
    Networking Lunch
    13:30 -15:00
    Topic: Construction Project,Finance

    Moderator:

    Mr. Andrew Burr, Author and editor, Battlebridge Editorial Suite

    Speaker:

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

    Commentator:

    Dr. Mark C. Hilgard, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP

     

    Moderator:

    Mr. Juergen Woehler, FCIArb, Former ExVP LB BW,Independent Arbitrator.

    Speaker:

    Dr. Xiuming Tao, Partner, JunZeJun Law Offices

    Commentator:

    Dr. Andrea Leufgen, Partner, Gleiss lutz

    15:00 - 15:30
    Coffee Break
    14:45 - 16:30
    Topic: Real Estate,Investment,Intellectual Property

    Moderator:

    Mr. Thomas Weimann, Partner, WEIMANN. Legal, President CELA

    Speaker:

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

     

    Moderator:

    Dr. Philipp Hanfland, Partner Hengeler Mueller

    Speaker:

    Mr. Armstrong Chen, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons

    Commentator:

    Prof. Dr. Manjiao Chi,Senior Fellow, Center for Global Cooperation Research (GCR)

     

    Moderator:

    Dr. Volker Schumacher, Partner Lindenau, Prior &Partner

    Speaker:

    Dr. Guanbin Xie, Partner, Lifang & Partners

    Commentator:

    Ms. Chenguo Zhang, University of Bremen

    17:00 - 17:15
    Conclusions and Closing Speech
    17:15 - 19:00
    Cocktail Reception
    COLOGNE Download Center
     
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    Organizing Committee Information
    Organizing Committee Address:16-17/F, China Merchants Tower, No.118 Jian Guo Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
    Organizing Committee Tel:+86 010 6566 9856、+86 010 6566 9854
    Organizing Committee Email:annualreport@bjac.org.cn ,Post Code:100022
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