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Speeches & Presentations

  • "Fall 2017 International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series," Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Columbia Law School, New York, NY (September 19, September 25, October 2, November 6, November 13, and November 20, 2017). Co-Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Double Trouble? Dealing Effectively with Parallel Court and Arbitration Proceedings in the Americas and Europe," ABA Section of International Law's 2017 Fall Conference, Miami, FL (October 26, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • Second Oxford University Press Investment Claims Summer Academy, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, UK (July 6-7, 2017). Co-Chair and presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Evidence ... or the Lack Thereof: Dealing with Allegations of Corruption in International Arbitration," ABA-2017 Section of International Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 26, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Disruptive and Emerging Technologies for and Beyond Transportation - Insurance and Liability Issues for the New Era," ABA-2017 Section of International Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 26, 2017). Presenter: Ellen MacDonald Farrell.
  • "Technology, IP and Investor-State Arbitration," Juris Conferences – Eleventh Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (April 25, 2017). Conference Co-Chair: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Corruption in Investment Arbitration," Georgetown International Arbitration Society, Washington, D.C. (April 5, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Khan Resources Arbitration," Stikeman Elliott at PDAC 2017, Toronto, Canada (March 6, 2017). Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Types of Awards and Dissenting Opinions," AIA Brussels Arbitration School, Brussels, Belgium (October 20, 2016). Presenter: John Laird.
  • "Getting Your Arbitration Off on the Right Foot," AIA Brussels Arbitration School, Brussels, Belgium (October 17, 2016). Presenter: Gordon McAllister.
  • "Arbitrator Independence, Impartiality, and Disclosure Re-Visited," ICC Canada International Arbitration Conference, Toronto, Ontario (October 14, 2016). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Investment Arbitration Masterclass," Brussels Diplomatic Academy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (September 21, 2016). Presenters: Gordon McAllister and John Laird.
  • "Valuation Methods: Do Parties and Tribunals Live In the “Real” World?" Fifth Annual Damages in International Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (September 16, 2016). Presenter: George D. Ruttinger.
  • "Renewable Energy and Investment Arbitration,” Third Houston Annual Conference on Oil and Gas Investment Arbitration, Houston, TX (September 16, 2016). Conference Co-Chair and Panel Moderator: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Transparency in Investment Arbitration," The Fifth Biennial Global Conference of the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL), Oliver Schreiner School of Law and Mandela Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa (July 8, 2016). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Arbitration of IP and Technology Disputes," Crowell & Moring's 2016 Spring Seminar, Brussels, Belgium (June 8, 2016). Presenters: Flip Petillion, Adrian Jones, Jan Janssen and Gordon McAllister.
  • “A Celebration of Ten Years of Leading-Edge Research, Debate and Discussion,” Juris Conferences – Tenth Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference, Washington, D.C. (May 12-13, 2016). Conference Co-Chair and Presenter: Ian A. Laird.
  • “Hawai’i as the New Forum for Investor-State Arbitration in TPP and US-ASEAN?” Conference on Hawai’i: Catalyzing the US-ASEAN Partnership, William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawai’i, Honolulu, Hawai’i (April 16, 2016). Lecturer: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Resolution of Trade Disputes in TPP and Other FTAs" and "Is TPP an Environmentally Sustainable Trade Agreement?" Inter-Pacific Bar Association 26th Annual Meeting & Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (April 14-15, 2016). Speaker: Jeffrey L. Snyder.
  • "Investment Issues - Trade Agreement Monitoring and Implementation,” Foreign Service Institute, Arlington, VA (April 1, 2016). Lecturer: Ian A. Laird.