The Evolving Role of Arbitral Institutions

17 May
13:00 - 16:00

The session explores the Evolving Role of Arbitral Institutions. In a fireside chat style discussion with eight major international arbitration institutions, the panel will address how institutions contribute to policy and rulemaking, including in respect of arbitrability, multiparty, multi-contract and multi-action proceedings and also their role in promoting efficiency, diversity and legitimacy. The session will also cover what steps institutions take or may take to promote enforcement.


  • Prof Loukas Mistelis, Clyde & Co and Queen Mary University of London
  • Norah Gallagher, Queen Mary University of London


  • Luis Martinez, Vice-President, AAA-ICDR
  • Ricardo Aprigliano, Vice-President, CAM-CCBC
  • Mariel Dimsey, Secretary General, HKIAC
  • Colleen Parker Bacquet, Counsel, ICC
  • Ismail Selim, Director, CRCICA and President, IFCAI
  • Jamie Harrison, Deputy Director General, LCIA
  • Natalia Petrik, Deputy Secretary General, SCC
  • Chris Alberti, General Counsel, SCCA
  • Benjamin Hughes, Board Member, SIAC


13:00 - 14:00 - Registration and lunch

14:00 - 15:30 - Panel session

15:30 - 16:00 - Networking