April 9th - 13th 2018
The name chosen by the lead co-organising entity, Paris, the Home of International Arbitration, says it all.
Paris has traditionally been and remains one of the preferred seats of international arbitration proceedings by parties, arbitrators and counsels alike. This is also evidenced by the large community of international arbitration practitioners based in Paris. This success has naturally been closely linked to the presence of another co-organiser of PAW, the International Chamber of Commerce, in Paris.
Finally, the historical and ongoing rich academic debate on various issues of international law and international arbitration in Paris of which the third and final co-organiser of PAW, Comité Français de l’Arbitrage, is an active participant and representative, continues to contribute to the popularity of Paris.
We do not mention naturally the beauty of Paris nor the exceptional dining and entertainment options to invite all to join us in attending the first edition of the Paris Arbitration Week.
Should you wish to sponsor the Paris Arbitration Week, please contact the Organization Committee at the following address: [email protected]
Throughout the week, several events have been organised by different hosts. Only events open to the public, whether free of charge or not, appear on the calendar below. All the relevant information is specified below. Links to the relevant websites or email addresses will enable you to register and pay if needed. Any changes to the events will be immediately reflected in the calendar.
All “invitation-only events”, including the well-attended spring meeting of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR taking place on Tuesday 10 April do not appear on the calendar of public events. Participants invited to those events are kindly requested to contact the respective host organiser directly for any information.
Have a lovely week!