Domestic seat vs. foreign seat: What choice is right for you?

Jan 10, 2020
Event date: 01/15/2020
Venue: HoChiMinh City

We are pleased to invite you to attend a fire side chat by CIArb fellows from Vietnam and Asian region on "Domestic seat vs. Foreign seat: What choice is right for you?" co-hosted by CIArb Vietnam and Vietnam Business Lawyers Club (VBLC) and supported by EP Legal and VIAC.


Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 4.30 - 9.30pm


Victory Hotel, 14 Vo Van Tan

Ward 6, District 3

HoChiMinh City


CIArb members: free

VBLC members: 200,000 VND

Others: 300,000 VND


 4.30 - 4.50 pmRegistration 
 4.50 - 5.05 pmKey-note speech 
 5.05 - 5.15 pm

Updatetes on CIArb Vietnam Action Plan 2020

Tony Nguyen, Chairman of Steering Committee

 5.15 - 7.00 pm

Fireside chat

• Pros and cons of each choice: Arbitration with the seat in Vietnam or a foreign seat

• Application of international soft law in domestic arbitration: Is there a risk of the best practice?

• The limit to the power of arbitrators: What if tribunal wish to change the hearing venue?

• Appeal in enforcement decision: Should there be a second chance?

 7.00 - 7.30 pm Interaction with audience on the topic
7.30 - 9.30 pm  CIArb year-end party and networking cocktails

The faculty will include, among others: 

  • Phan Trong Dat, MCIArb, Deputy General Secretary, Vietnam International Arbitration Center (VIAC)
  • Timothy Cook, FCIArb, Partner of Stephenson Harwood LLP
  • Trinh Nguyen, FCIArb, Vice Chairwoman, CIArb Vietnam Steering Committee
  • Sameer Shah, FCIArb, Director of CIArb India Branch
  • Tony Nguyen, FCIArb, Chairman of CIArb Vietnam Steering Committee

Please RSVP to Ms. Thien Nguyen (email: ciarbvietnam@gmail.com, phone: 038 687 4633) if you are able to attend.

We look forward to seeing you at this event.


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