ICC YAF Conference in Geneva, Switzerland

  • Location: Geneva
  • Date: 11/01/2013
  • Event Type: Conference
  • Language: English

The ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF) Europe will be organizing a free of charge seminar in Geneva on "Arbitration in the field of commodities trading".

The seminar will be an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration, and to enrich their network in the region.

First session:
Commodities trading arbitration: what users want

Second session:
The impact of trade sanctions on international arbitration

Third session:
Current issues in the oil & gas sector

Followed by a cocktail reception

Optional dinner (venue to be determined)

Saturday/Sunday: OPTIONAL SKI PROGRAMME in the French Alps (details will be sent to registered participants)

Special Guest
- Laurent Lévy, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Geneva

Speakers / Moderators

- Philippe Bärtsch, Schellenberg Wittmer, Geneva
- Anne Caudrillier, ICC Court of Arbitration, Paris
- Jules Drye, Louis Dreyfus Commodities SA, Geneva
- Alexandre Job, Total SA, Paris
- Ieva Kalnina, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Geneva
- Gisela Knuts, Roschier, Helsinki
- Alexandre Mazuranic, Schellenberg Wittmer, Geneva
- Anthony Sinclair, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, London
- Roland Ziadé, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Paris


Friday 11 January 2013, 13:00 – 19:00


Schellenberg Wittmer
15bis rue des Alpes
1201 Geneva

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Event Sponsor/s

  • Logo Levy Kaufmann
  • Schellenberg Wittmer

Space is limited, please register with Sarah Bowers
Tel. +41 22 707 80 00
Fax. +41 22 707 80 01