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INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION CONFERENCE

Date : 7th May 2010 (Friday)

Who should attend:


Arbitrators Judges Lawyers Legislatures In-house Counsel Academicians Other Professionals involved in dispute resolutions

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THE 4TH REGIONAL ARBITRAL INSTITUTES FORUM (RAIF) CONFERENCE
Date : 8th May 2010 (Saturday)

Venue: The Grand Ballroom, Level 2, The Prince Hotel & Residence Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Lead Sponsor:

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INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION CONFERENCE


Date: 7th May 2010
The aim of the conference is to address a broad spectrum of current issues in dispute resolution. These include areas such as energy, women in dispute resolution and maritime issues. Specific topics include ; Women In Dispute Resolution: Bringing Down Barriers, The Energy Charter Treaty & Dispute Resolution in the Oil & Gas Industry, Pitfalls & Remedies in International Arbitration: Country Perspectives and Forum Shopping in Maritime Dispute Resolution.

Conference Sessions
Opening Address Official Opening Session 1 Speakers : : : : Mr. Mohanadass Kanagasabai, President of MIArb (tbc) Women In Dispute Resolution: Bringing Down Barriers Dato Ambiga Sreenevasan (Kuala Lumpur) Ms. Theresa Cheng (Hong Kong) (tbc) Ms. Michelle Sindler (Sydney) Ms. Suchitra Chitale (New Delhi) Ms. Sitpah Selvaratnam (Kuala Lumpur) The Energy Charter Treaty And Dispute Resolution In The Oil & Gas Industry Ms. Juliet Blanch (London) Mr. Mohan Raviendran Pillay (Singapore) Mr. Philip Bruner (Chicago) (tbc) Mr. Kamraj Nayagam (Kuala Lumpur) Mr. Mohanadass Kanagasabai (Kuala Lumpur) Pitfalls & Remedies In International Arbitration: Country Perspectives Mr. Sumeet Kachwaha (New Delhi) Ms. Shanti Mogan (Kuala Lumpur) Mr. Urs Lustenberger (Zurich) Mr. Mark Lin (Hong Kong) Mr. Francis Xavier (Singapore) Dato Kuthubul Zaman (Kuala Lumpur) (tbc) Forum Shopping In Maritime Dispute Resolution Mr. Jeremy Joseph (Kuala Lumpur) Mr. Shuji Yamaguchi (Tokyo) Mr. Raymond Burke (New York) Mr. Jon William Zinke (Hong Kong) Mr. Alec James Emmerson (Dubai) Dato Cecil Abraham (Kuala Lumpur) Mr. Dhinesh Baskaran (Kuala Lumpur, IPBA)

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THE 4TH REGIONAL ARBITRAL INSTITUTES FORUM (RAIF) CONFERENCE


Date: 8th May 2010

Framework for Regional Cooperation in Arbitration


This conference is an annual event undertaken by the respective members of the Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum (RAIF) with the Conference rotating among member states annually. This year, The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (MIArb) plays the host. This conference provides a forum for all to share their experience and knowledge. This conference is further aimed at providing participants with a perspective in relation to contemporary topics significant to the industry from the perspective of each member country.

Conference Sessions
Opening Address Official Opening
Session 1 Speakers

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Mr. Mohanadass Kanagasabai, President of MIArb (tbc)


Legislative Framework For Arbitration Mr. Chan Leng Sun (Singapore) Mr. Gary Soo (Hong Kong) Mr. Lau Hang Chong (Brunei Darussalam) Mr. Sundra Rajoo (Malaysia) The Arbitral Tribunal Mr. Nahendran Navaratnam (Malaysia) Mr. Glenn Cheng (Singapore) Dato Dr. Cyrus V. Das (Malaysia) The National Courts Professor Mario Valderrama (The Philippines) Mr. Mohamad Daud Hj Ismail (Brunei Darussalam) Mr. Nitin Nadkarni (Malaysia) Mr. Chang Wei Mun (Malaysia) Recognition And Enforcement Of Arbitral Awards Mr. Andrew Chan (Singapore) Mr. Donemark Calimon (The Philippines) Mr. Nagarajah Muttiah (Malaysia) Recent Developments In The Region Mr. Belden Premaraj (Malaysia) Professor Ian Bailey SC (Australia) Mr. M. Husseyn Umar (Indonesia) Mr. James Monteiro (Malaysia) Framework For Regional Cooperation Mr. Johnny Tan (Singapore) Professor Mario Valderrama (The Philippines) Professor Ian Bailey SC (Australia) Professor Dr. Colin Ong (Brunei Darussalam) Mr. Robert Whitehead SC (Hong Kong) Mr. M. Husseyn Umar (Indonesia) Mr. Mohanadass Kanagasabai (Malaysia) Mr. Lam Ko Luen (Malaysia), Organising Chair

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THE REGIONAL ARBITRAL INSTITUTES FORUM (RAIF) DINNER


Date: 8th May 2010

RAIF is an informal association of several arbitral institutes in the region. It started in the year 2007. To date, RAIF consists of The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (MIArb), the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb), the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb), the Arbitration Association of Brunei Darussalam (AABD), the Badan Arbitrase Nasional Indonesia (BANI), The Institute of Arbitrators & Mediators Australia (IAMA) and the Philippine Institute of Arbitrators (PIArb). This year the MIArb will host the RAIF Dinner at the Grand Ballroom, The Prince Hotel and Residence Kuala Lumpur. The dinner will be prepared by the Hotels award winning chef, Chef Ricky Thein of the Tai Zi Heen Restaurant and will offer a mouth watering spread of local delights. Chef Ricky is the recipient of Gold Medalist at the 5th World Golden Competition for Chinese Cuisine 2005 and was awarded the Silver and Gold Awards for the Excellent Service Award by SPRING Singapore for 2005 and 2006. Attend and let Chef Ricky take you on a gastronomical adventure that will tantalize your taste buds!

For more information, please contact us and visit our website


The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators Unit 508, 5th Floor, Block A, Damansara Intan, Jalan SS 20/27, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia Tel: (6)03-77265311 Fax: (6)03-77264322 E-mail: miarb.conference@gmail.com Website: www.miarb.com

Conference and Dinner Registration Form


Please tick your choice and return the forms to:
Fax: (6)03-77265322 or E-mail: miarb.conference@gmail.com International Dispute Resolution Conference (7th May 2010) Non-Member Member* Rate RM750.00 / USD200.00 RM850.00 / USD255.00
*Member = Members of MIArb, Malaysian Bar and IPBA

The 4th Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum (RAIF) Conference & Dinner (8th May 2010) Member* Non-Member Rate RM1,000.00 / USD300.00 RM1,100.00 / USD330.00
*Member = Members of MIArb, SIArb, HKIArb, AABD, BANI, IAMA and PIArb

International Dispute Resolution Conference (7th May 2010) and The 4th Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum (RAIF) Conference & Dinner (8th May 2010) Member* Non-Member Early Bird RM1,400.00 / USD420.00 RM1,600.00 / USD480.00
(on or before 15th April 2010)

Regular
(after 15th April 2010)

RM1,600.00 / USD480.00

RM1,800.00 / USD540.00

*Member = Members of MIArb, SIArb, HKIArb, AABD, BANI, IAMA, PIArb, Malaysian Bar and IPBA

The Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum (RAIF) Dinner Only (8th May 2010) Per Table of 10 Persons Per Person Rate RM250.00 / USD75.00 RM2,200.00 / USD665.00 No of Person(s): No of Table(s):

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Conference and Dinner Payment Information


Bank Draft, total amount: RM Payable to The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators Cheque, total amount: RM Payable to The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators Credit Card To: The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators Unit 508, Lobby 2, 5th Floor, Block A, Damansara Intan, No. 1, Jalan SS20/27, 47400 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan Malaysia

I hereby authorize RM _______________ to be charged to my credit card below for the above conference(s) and/or dinner. *Payment by credit card to be made in RM only Particulars of Credit Card to be charged is:( ) Visa ( ) MasterCard Card A/C No: Card Expiry Date: MM YY Security Code: ______________ (Last 3 digits behind your credit card) Name of cardholder: ______________________________________________________ (Name as per I/C) Address: __________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ Tel No.: (Res)_______________ (Off) : _______________ (HP) : _________________ I fully understand and agree that this authorization is governed by the terms and conditions as specified by The Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators and declare that the particulars given are complete and true.

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Terms and Conditions: 1. Registration will be confirmed upon receipt of payment. 2.The conference programme is subject to change at any time without liability. For travel and accommodation enquiries, please contact Ms. Swee Mein at (6)03 7781 0491 or email to sweemein@dreamteamconcepts.com