Speaker details

IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Speaker information

David W Rivkin


David W. Rivkin is Co-Chair of Debevoise’s International Dispute Resolution Group and President of the International Bar Association (IBA). A litigation partner in the firm’s New York and London offices, Mr. Rivkin has broad experience in the areas of international litigation and arbitration. Mr. Rivkin is consistently ranked by numerous publications as one of the top international dispute resolution practitioners in the world. Chambers Global identifies him as one of the top fourteen international arbitration practitioners worldwide calling him “a true giant in the field” whose depth of knowledge and advocacy skills are “without parallel.”


Usefulness and reliability of witness testimony

Wednesday 11 October (1615 - 1730)

Parkside Ballroom 1, Convention Centre, Level 2


From birth to death, the adventurous life of a mining project in Latin America

Tuesday 10 October (1430 - 1730)

Room C3.3, Convention Centre, Level 3