Toby Landau QC of Duxton Hill Chambers will be a joint Keynote speaker at the Institute of Transnational Arbitration (ITA) Annual Workshop – The Hearing. The conference will be held on June 15-16, 2022 in Austin, Texas.
Mr. Landau will address Witness Evidence and the Overall Purpose of a Hearing, from a Common Law Perspective.
“This is a not-to-be-missed workshop for anyone with an interest in international arbitration”, said David Winn (Director, The Institute for Transnational Arbitration of the Center for American and International Law), “it is considered the best U.S. conference to interact directly with leading arbitrators, practitioners, and
academics from around the world”.
In this year’s program, the ITA will offer a mini-master class on the arbitral hearing, presented by some of the very best advocates in the field. Sessions include:
- A presentation on The Nuremberg Trial, Then and Now by Philippe Sands QC (University College, London), the next in a series of activities this year in honor of the 75th anniversary of The Center for American and International Law
- Twin keynote addresses by Toby Landau QC (Duxton Hill Chambers, Singapore) and Isabelle Michou (Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, Paris) presenting common law and civil law perspectives on Witness Evidence and the Overall Purpose of a Hearing
- An oral history interview with Prof. George A. Bermann (Jean Monnet Professor of EU Law and Walter Gellhorn Professor, Columbia Law School, New York) by Prof. Andrea Bjorklund (L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and International Commercial Law, McGill University Faculty of Law, Montreal)
The conference will be held at The Line Hotel. For more information and to register, see the conference program here.