18th Annual International Arbitration Day - Retrospective: drafting the convention and ICSID's early years

Retrospective: drafting the convention and ICSID’s early years
 
Moderators
Gonzalo Flores Senior Counsel, ICSID, Washington DC
Eduardo Silva Romero Dechert, Paris; Vice-Chair, IBA Arbitration Committee 
 
Drafting: what were the drafters’ concerns and how did they do?
To what extent did the drafters anticipate the future?
 
Speaker
Christoph Schreuer Independent expert and arbitrator in investment cases, Washington DC
 
Commentators
Antonio R Parra Consultant, Corporate Secretariat, World Bank, Washington DC
Christopher Thomas NUS Centre for International Law, Singapore
 
 
The early years: jurisdiction the old-fashioned way; early annulments
 
Speaker 
W Laurence Craig Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, Paris
 
Commentators
Ahmed El-Kosheri Kosheri Rashed & Riad, Cairo
Albert Jan van den Berg President, ICCA, Brussels