Conference in Algiers on the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration

  • Location: Algiers
  • Date: 26/03/2013
  • Event Type: Conference
  • Language: French

The ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Algeria will be co-organizing, with the support of the Chambre Algérienne du Commerce et d’Industrie (CACI) a conference devoted to the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration.

The conference will be held in French and will be an opportunity for lawyers and in-house counsel to have an overview of the ICC Arbitration procedure. Andrea Carlevaris, Secretary General of the International Court of Arbitration, will introduce the conference and will report on ICC experience in arbitrations involving multiple parties, multiple contracts and consolidation.

8:00-9:00: Registration

9:00-9:30: Opening speech
Tewfik Ghersi, President, ICC Algeria
Mohamed Chami, General Director, CACI; Secretary General, ICC Algeria
Mohamed Chemloul, Lawyer; Vice-President, ICC International Court of Arbitration
Sami Houerbi, Director of ICC Dispute Resolution Services for Eastern Mediterranean, Middle-East & Africa

9:30-9:45: Introduction
Andrea Carlevaris, Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration

9:45-10:15: General Provisions and Arbitral Tribunal
Raed Fathallah, Lawyer, Bredin Prat, Paris
Nasreddine Lezzar, Lawyer, Algiers; Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration

10:15-10:30: Debate
Moderator: Ali Haroun, Lawyer, Algiers, Vice-President ICC Algeria

10:30-11:15: Improving Time & Cost Efficiency
Sami Houerbi
Farid Ben Belkacem, Lawyer, Algiers

11:15-11:30: Debate
Moderator: Wassila Mouzai, Auditor, Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration

11:30-12:00: Emergency Arbitrator Provisions
Nadia Darwazeh, Lawyer, Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP, Paris

12:00-12:15: Debate
Moderator: Noureddine Benamara, Lawyer, Professor, Algiers

12:15-13:30 Lunch

13:30-14:00: Multi-party, multi-contract arbitration and consolidation
Andrea Carlevaris
Mohamed Chemloul

14:00-14:15: Debate
Moderator: Salima Filali Benhacine, Lawyer, Algiers ; Member of the Board of ICC Algeria

14:15-15:15: ICC Arbitration and CACI Arbitration: A Comparative Approach
Andrea Carlevaris
Sami Houerbi
Ali Haroun
Farid Ben Belkacem

Moderator: Hassan Yacine, Lawyer, Algiers

15:15-15:30: Concluding Remarks


Chambre Algérienne du Commerce et d’Industrie
6, boulevard Amilcar Cabral 16000 Alger

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Algerian participants: DA 6 000 (DA 5 000 for ICC members)
Non-Algerian participants: € 60
ICC members: € 50

Complete and send the registration form under "Registration Now" to

Ms Aimat / Ms Khial - Tel/fax : +213(0)21 964 625