2019 CIArb Asia Pacific Diploma In International Arbitration

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The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) of Australia, East Asia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand are conducting the Diploma Course In International Arbitration in Singapore from 25 May 2019 to 2 June 2019. This pre-eminent tertiary course offers a prestigious globally recognised qualification and is aimed at meeting the increasing demands for accredited arbitrators and arbitration practitioners to resolve cross-border disputes in the Asia Pacific.

During an intensive and interactive 9-day program, students will be taught the practice of international commercial arbitration, covering major forms of arbitration and arbitration institutions including the ICC, HKIAC, SIAC and AIAC, and will gain the ability to appear in or act as an arbitrator or counsel in different contexts. In addition, during the week day afternoon sessions, students will take part in practical group workshops under the guidance of experienced arbitrators and be given practical training addressing a range of problems which may arise in the course of conducting an international arbitration. The course faculty comprises international arbitration experts from across the Asia Pacific and around the world.

List of faculty member involved as per follow.
Thayananthan Baskaran (MYS) – Chou Sean Yu (SG) – Timothy Cooke (SG) – Jo Delaney (AUS) – Camilla Godman (SG) – Glenn Haley (HK) – Brenda Horrigan (AUS) – David Huebner (USA) – Dr Michael Hwang SC (SG) – Rammit Kaur (MYS) – Edmund Kroonenberg (SG) – Lau Kok Keng (SG) – Amanda Lees (SG) – Albert Monichino QC (AUS) – Ben Olbourne (AUS) – Vinayak Pradhan (MYS) – Paul Sandosham (SG) – Richard Tan (SG) – Tan Chuan Thye SC (SG) – Mary Thomson (HK) – Dr Christopher To (HK) – Nicholas Turner (HK)

On completion of the course, students are eligible to sit the Practice and Procedure examination offered by CIArb in August 2019. Students who successfully pass the Practice and Procedure examination (passing marks 55%) will be eligible to sit a Module 4 - Award Writing Course and to sit for an Award Writing Examination which will be held in 2019 (dates to be announced soon). Students who pass the Practice and Procedure examination and the Award Writing examination will be awarded a Diploma of International Commercial Arbitration by CIArb and are able to apply for the Fellow Peer Interview to become a CIArb Fellow.

For course information, please log on to http://www.ciarb.org.sg/courses-2/

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Course Directors

francis xavier sc Francis Xavier SC
CIArb Deputy President 2019
caroline kenny qc Caroline Kenny QC
CIArb Australia President


For enquiries, registration and payment, please contact:
Mr Chalee Nai Kin
Business Development Manager CIArb Asia Pacific Office (Singapore)
Email: cnaikin@ciarb.org
Tel: +65 988 188 98
Web: www.ciarb.org.sg


Course Fees: SGD 7,800.00

Fee includes:

  • Government Services Tax (GST)
  • Course Materials
  • Course refreshments consisting of 2 breaks and lunch for 9 days
  • Attendance to Welcome Drinks, Midweek Cocktail and Course Dinner
  • First attempt for the Practice and Procedure examination

The above cost is for all students and includes the cost of the Practice and Procedure exam but NOT the Award Writing exam which is subject to an additional fee.



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