Webinar series comprising the 9th ITA-IEL-ICC Joint Conference on International Energy Arbitration A Virtual Conference; January 20-22, 2021. Abbreviated information below. For full information, please visit the dedicated event website, linked to below.


Presented by the:

  • Institute for Transnational Arbitration
  • Institute for Energy Law of the Center for American and International Law
  • ICC International Court of Arbitration

Conference Co-Chairs:

  • Andrew Behrman, Baker Botts, New York;
  • Marcela Berdion-Straub, Lead Counsel, Litigation, TOTAL American Services, Inc., Houston; and
  • Maria Chedid, Arnold & Porter, San Francisco

Programme:

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2021

  • Introduction;
  • Welcome;
  • Keynote: How a Biden Administration will Impact the Energy Markets; and
  • Energy Disputes: Update from the Arbitrators.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2021

  • Year in Review - The Magnificent Seven: this presentation will consider both investor-state and contractual disputes in the energy sector;
  • Challenges and Experience of Black Practitioners in International Energy Arbitration;
  • Year in Review: the Energy Industry in Transition;
  • In-House Perspectives: the Energy Industry in Transition; and
  • ITA-IEL-ICC Energy Arbitration Forum.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2021

  • Young lawyers roundtable and online reception; and
  • Debate on Energy Charter Treaty modernisation.

SPONSORS: Co-Sponsored by the:

  • Houston International Arbitration Club;
  • Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law, and Business at University of Texas at Austin; and
  • Extractives Hub project, CEPMLP.

Premier Conference Sponsors:

  • Arnold & Porter; and
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.

Welcome Reception Sponsors:

  • King & Spalding LLP;
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP; and
  • White & Case LLP.

Young Lawyers Roundtable:

  • Baker Botts LLP; and
  • Holland & Knight.

Conference Materials Sponsors:

  • Kadelburger Law.

For full details, and to register, visit the website dedicated to this event, HERE.

CEPMLP