Investment Arbitration in Africa: Current Developments and Challenges

Investment Arbitration in Africa: Current Developments and Challenges

26 Oct 2018
Investment Arbitration in Africa: Current Developments and Challenges

Investment Arbitration in Africa: Current Developments and Challenges

 

MARC, the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in collaboration with AfricArb, is pleased to invite you to a seminar* on 'Investment Arbitration in Africa: Current Developments and Challenges'.

 

 

 

Date: Friday 26th October 2018

Time: 15:00 - 18:00

(*this MARC seminar will last one hour and will be followed by a  MARC45 event and a networking cocktail)

Venue: MCCI Conference room, 2nd Floor Anglo-Mauritius House, Port-Louis

 

MAIN TOPICS :

  • Is investment arbitration on the rise in Africa?
  • The new generation of bilateral investment treaties being negotiated by African countries
  • Why are some African countries still reluctant to use the investment arbitration system?
  • The revision of the ICSID rules and expected areas of improvements
  • The place of Mauritius in Africa for investment-related arbitrations

SPEAKERS :

  • Mr. Wesley Pydiamah

Member of the MARC Advisory Board; Founder of AfricArb; Partner, International Arbitration and Public International Law, Eversheds Sutherland, Paris Office

  • Dr. Guillaume Areou

Founder of AfricArb; Senior Associate, Reed Smith, Paris Office

 

PROGRAMME :

To view the programme, please click here.

 

REGISTER :

To register, please click here.

 

*Participation is free and on a first come first served basis

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