SIAC Academy

Our Vision
To nurture and develop future generations of international arbitration experts by providing practical, skills-based arbitration training programmes.

Training provided
The types of training programmes offered include:

1. In-depth courses on mechanisms under the SIAC Arbitration Rules, such as the Emergency Arbitration, Expedited Procedure and Early Dismissal procedures
2. Review of Key Arbitration-Related Developments and Decisions
3. Arbitration 101 courses on Understanding the International Arbitration Legal Framework
4. Practice-based courses such as a Practicum on Discovery and Document Production in International Arbitration
5. Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia
6. Skills-based training for advocates, arbitrators and tribunal secretaries
7. Specially tailored and private training workshops for members of the judiciary, government agencies, industry associations and non-governmental agencies

For the full listing of the SIAC Academy 2021 courses, please see below.

Date Programme*
20 Jan 2021
(Wed)
Review of Key Arbitration-Related Developments and Decisions in 2020: Singapore and United Kingdom [Click to register]
27 and 28 Jan 2021
(Wed and Thur)
Arbitration 101: Understanding the International Arbitration Legal Framework [Click to register]
25 Feb 2021
(Thur)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 1: Singapore [Click to register]
17 March 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 2: China [Click to register]
7 and 8 April 2021
(Wed and Thur)
SIAC Middle East Academy (Virtual Edition): Time and Cost Savers at SIAC: Emergency Arbitration, Expedited Procedure and Early Dismissal [Click to register]
28 April 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 3: India [Click to register]
14 May 2021
(Fri)
Masterclass on Advocacy Training
27 May 2021
(Thur)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 4: Indonesia [Click to register]
9 June 2021
(Wed)
Practicum on Discovery and Document Production in International Arbitration
24 June 2021
(Thur)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 5: Malaysia
7 July 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 6: South Korea
29 and 30 July 2021
(Thur and Fri)
SIAC South East Asia Academy (Virtual Edition): The Making of an Advocate and an Arbitrator
4 Aug 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 7: Japan
20 Aug 2021
(Fri)
Masterclass on Advocacy Training (Second Run)
8 Sept 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 8: Philippines
14 and 15 Oct 2021
(Thur and Fri)
SIAC Central Asia Academy (Virtual Edition): Time and Cost Savers at SIAC: Emergency Arbitration, Expedited Procedure and Early Dismissal
27 Oct 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 9: Thailand and Vietnam
11 and 12 Nov 2021
(Thur and Fri)
SIAC Academy (version 3)
24 Nov 2021
(Wed)
Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Asia: Theory & Practice - Part 10: Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar
2 and 3 Dec 2021
(Thur and Fri)
Tribunal Secretary Training Course
*All courses are online unless otherwise stated. More details may be found in the individual course flyers.

SIAC Academy Audit Panel
The SIAC Academy Audit Panel oversees the course planning for the SIAC Academy curriculum.

The Audit Panel is chaired by Mr Gary Born, President of the SIAC Court of Arbitration, and comprises members of the SIAC Court of Arbitration and SIAC Board of Directors:

1. Mr Gary Born - President, SIAC Court of Arbitration; Chair, International Arbitration Practice Group, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
2. Mr Chan Leng Sun, SC - Deputy Chairman, SIAC Board of Directors; Senior Counsel and Arbitrator, Essex Court Chambers Duxton
3. Ms Lucy Reed - Vice President, SIAC Court of Arbitration; Independent Arbitrator, Arbitration Chambers
4. Dr Claudia Annacker - Member, SIAC Court of Arbitration; Partner, Dechert LLP
5. Prof Lawrence Boo - Member, SIAC Court of Arbitration; Independent Arbitrator, The Arbitration Chambers
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