The National Club, Toronto, Ontario – May 31, 2022
DATE: Tuesday, May 31, 2022 TIME: 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM LOCATION: The National Club, 303 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2R1 COST: Education Program: Free for Members; $75 for Non-Members Dinner: $125 (Members and Non-Members) DRESS:https://www.thenationalclub.com/Dress_Code_Policy
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM DIVERSITY ALLYSHIP AND ARBITRATION
This panel will discuss the role of allyship in fostering a diverse and inclusive culture within the arbitration community. We will tackle questions such as: what is allyship? what does it offer the arbitration community? how does one become an “ally”?
Dr. Todd Weiler, Independent International Arbitrator
Louise Barrington, Independent Arbitrator, Aculex Transnational Inc. and Arbitration Place
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM CLIMATE CHANGE DISPUTES AND ARBITRATION
This panel will discuss climate change disputes and arbitration. In particular, we will consider what role arbitration can serve, and is likely to serve, in these disputes, and whether Canada is positioned to be a destination arbitral seat for these disputes.
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM AI, CYBERJUSTICE AND ARBITRATION
Is there a fair use and a real utility of Artificial Intelligence in justice? Valentin Callipel, Head of Mission of the Cyberjustice Laboratory in Montreal will present on the work of the Cyberjustice Lab research team, focusing on AI and Justice.
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM NETWORKING BREAK
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM TCAS AGM (MEMBERS ONLY)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM COCKTAIL RECEPTION ON THE ROOFTOP PATIO
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM DINNER
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Franz J. Sedelmayer, CEO MARC LLC “Welcome to Putingrad – Tales of Graft and War”
Learn how German businessman Franz Sedelmayer became the only person to successfully enforce a commercial arbitration award against the Russian Federation under Vladimir Putin.