General Information

Dear Delegates

The following information is provided to assist with your planning:


Conference Dress Code

Business attire for both conference and cocktail networking reception.

CPD Points

The conference attracts 6.5 CPD points.


The conference venue is The Westin Brisbane, Ballroom, 111 Mary St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Maps and transportation details can be accessed via the following link


A special conference delegate's rate has been arranged with the conference venue, The Westin Brisbane, to provide optimum comfort. Details can be accessed via the following link. Book your group rate for 2019 International Arbitration Conference

Dietary Requirements

The hotel's signature restaurant, Eden's Table will host the conference lunch and cater for morning and afternoon breaks and conference networking reception.  If you have special dietary requirements, please ensure you note these  when you register online.

Brisbane Visitor's Guide

Travel Arrangements and Visas

Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. It is recommended that you check your visa requirements with your local Embassy or Consulate. We are unable to send out letters supporting visa applications to Embassies prior to receipt of your registration and full payment of registration fees. Please apply for your visa in good time.

Conference Delegates’ List

If you wish to NOT appear on the delegate list, please contact Gordon Tan, Executive Assistant via  The list will be available to delegates on conference day.

Cancellation and Refund

Any cancellation and request for refunds must be submitted in writing to Gordon Tan, Executive Assistant via on or before 18 October 2019.  A charge of 50% of the registration fee (plus 10% administration charge) will be charged for cancellations received in writing.    Should you not be able to attend, a substitute delegate is welcome to attend at no extra charge.

Marketing/Sponsorship Opportunities 

There are various opportunities available including advertising in the souvenir full colour A4 conference book, exhibitor and general sponsorship.  No individual or organisation may display or distribute publicity material or other printed matter during the conference unless by prior arrangement with the conference administrator. For further details, please contact Gordon Tan, Executive Assistant via

We look forward to welcoming you in November.


Kind regards

2019 Conference Committee

Chairs: Caroline Kenny QC, President of CIArb Australia  and Brenda Horrigan, President of ACICA

Administrator:  Gordon Tan, Executive Assistant