Monday 7 December
Welcome Remarks by John Danilovich ICC Secretary-General
Introduction to IBA Task Force on Climate Change Justice and Human Rights and the importance of accessible and enforceable dispute resolution mechanism frameworks
Sidley Austin, Washington DC; Vice Chair, IBA Task Force on Climate Change Justice and Human Rights.
David W Rivkin
President IBA, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton, New York.
I. Existing Use of Arbitration in Resolving Climate Change-related Disputes
Secretary-General, ICC International Court of Arbitration.
ICC Trade and Investment Chair, Partner, Greenberg Traurig.
Professor John H Knox
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment, Henry C Lauerman Professor of International Law, Wake Forest University.
Antonio La Viña
Dean, Ateneo School of Government, Ateneo de Manila University; Negotiator, UNFCCC Delegation of the Republic of the Philippines.
Senior Legal Counsel, Permanent Court of Arbitration.
General Counsel, OECD.
II. International Arbitration & ADR in Enforcing Contractual Environmental Obligations
President, ICC International Court of Arbitration.
Policy Manager, Environment & Energy, ICC.
Rutger de Witt Wijnen
General Counsel, Green Climate Fund.
Partner, Leaua & Asociatii.
Partner, Head of Global Environmental Markets, Baker & McKenzie.
III. International Arbitration & ADR in Enforcing Treaty Environmental Obligations
Secretary-General, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Court of Arbitration.
Professor Laurence Boisson de Chazournes
Professor of Law, University of Geneva.
Former Senior Legal Advisor, Division on Investment, Technology and Enterprise Development, UNCTAD, Avocat.
Thomas F McInerney
Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, Founder, Treaty Effectiveness Initiative.
Partner, Shearman & Sterling, Former Chief of Investment Arbitration, US State Department.
IV. Exploring New Frontiers for International Arbitration and ADR in Enforcing Sustainability Objectives on Individuals, Corporations and States
Wendy Miles QC
Partner, Boies Schiller & Flexner; Secretary, IBA Arbitration Committee.
Justice David Baragwanath
President of the Special Claims Tribunal on Lebanon.
Matrix Chambers, Chair, The Legal Response Initiative.
Professor Michael Gerrard
Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Director, Sabin Centre for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School.