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27 June 2008, Singapore

This seminar seeks to provide the legal and business communities in Singapore with an insight into the trends and development in the law and practice of arbitration in India. The event will see the participation of a delegation of 30 comprising of judges, lawyers and arbitrators from India led by Justice R C Lahoti, a former Chief Justice of India. Featuring speakers from India as well as Singapore, the event would also provide an excellent opportunity for Asian lawyers and arbitrators to network with their peers from India.

For more information, please click here for the programme and registration form or contact Geraldine Ng or by phone at (65) 6334 1277.
2 September 2008, Singapore

ICC - SIAC CONFERENCE “REFLECTIONS ON DIVERSE ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION”, 2 SEPTEMBER 2008 (FULL DAY)
The ICC International Court of Arbitration, together with the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, is pleased to bring to you a conference titled “Reflections on Diverse Issues in International Arbitration”. The conference will bring together a group of distinguished speakers including judicial officers and various heads of arbitral institutions from the Asia-Pacific Region.
Download ICC-SIAC Conference Programme & Registration Form

15th Australasian Forum for International Arbitration (AFIA) Symposium, 1 September 2008 (HALF DAY)
The Singapore International Arbitration Centre will be hosting the 15th AFIA Symposium. The event will take place in the afternoon of 1 September 2008. We are pleased to have Mr Michael Hwang Senior Counsel as the guest speaker at the forum. The forum is free of charge.
Download AFIA Programme & Registration Form

You may also email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (65) 6334 1277.
12-14 September 2008, New Delhi

After the success of the inaugural IICLAM, SIAC along with co-founders National University of Singapore (NUS) and Käden Boriss Partners, Lawyers are pleased to announce the 2nd International Infrastructure and Construction Law Arbitration Moot (IICLAM). The event will be held at The Radisson, Delhi from 12-14 September 2008.

For more information, please visit the IICLAM website at www.iiclam.org or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at (65) 6334 1277.
16 – 18 October 2008, New Delhi

The Construction Industry Arbitration Council of India (CIAC) in association with UNCITRAL and supported by the SIAC will be organising an international conference titled “Institutional Arbitration in Infrastructure & Construction” to be held from 16-18 October 2008 at the India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. The conference will discuss 50 years of the New York Convention, the interplay between the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (MAL) and national arbitration laws and the Vienna Sales Convention. Also on the discussion table would be issues of topical interest to the construction and infrastructure sector in India such as the ills plaguing the dispute resolution scene in the sector.

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20 – 21 October 2008, Kuala Lumpur

In conjunction with the CIArb Board of Trustees Meeting and CIArb Congress 2008 to be held in Malaysia, the Malaysia Branch of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators will be hosting an International ADR Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The theme for conference this year is “Making the Right Choice” in alternative dispute resolution. Speakers who are from the US, China, Australia, Dubai, Malaysia, Singapore, UK, Hong Kong and Africa to share with the delegates their knowledge and experience in dispute resolution in certain specific areas, such as in oil and gas, construction, intellectual property, Islamic banking, and consumer disputes.

For more information, please click here for the programme and registration form.

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