The Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF) was held in Minsk for the second time. The international format of the event for a few days brought together lawyers from 20 countries around the world to discuss key topics related to the dispute resolution in international commercial arbitration and in state courts, under the slogan «Prove it, if you can».

In autumn Minsk will host the Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF) for the third time. For a few days international format of the event, using the slogan «Know your expert!», will unite lawyers from all over the world in order to discuss key topics related to dispute resolution in international commercial arbitration and state courts.

Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF) will take place on September 20-21, 2018 at the Minsk Marriott Hotel, 20 Pobediteley Avenue.

Minsk is waiting to meet more than 200 lawyers, major league players, including representatives of international law firms, corporate lawyers, experts in the field of litigation and arbitration from the Baltic countries, CIS, Europe and the United States, law students, members of the academic community and public sector. Heads of major European arbitral centers have already confirmed their participation: Secretary General of the Arbitration Institute at the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, Secretary General of Vienna International Arbitral Centre, Secretary General of Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce and other guests.

This year the Forum will focus on the expertise. The issues that will be discussed at the Forum:

• choice of experts and novel services they may provide

• use of experts by the parties in the most efficient manner

• experts from the tribunals perspective

EEDRF-2018 includes three days:

September 20 – Prague Rules, Partner master class and Special Social Program «Discovering Minsk: Every Street Has a Story to Tell».

September 21- The main day when Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum will be held, where more than 20 speakers - highly qualified specialists in different jurisdictions from Austria, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Finland, USA, England, France, Lithuania, and other countries - will participate and share their experience concerning the topic of the Forum.

September 22 – Unique traveling weekend from a partner of the Forum.

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

CO-CHAIRMEN

  • Vladimir KHVALEI

    Partner, Baker & McKenzie Law Firm
    (Russia) Co- chairman of the Organizing Committee
  • Olena PEREPELYNSKA

    Partner, Integrites Law Firm
    (Ukraine) Co- chairman of the Organizing Committee
  • Alexandre KHRAPOUTSKI

    Partner, SBH Law Office
    (Belarus) Co- chairman of the Organizing Committee

MEMBERS

  • NOAH RUBINS

    Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Law Firm
    (France)
  • Ramūnas AUDZEVIČIUS

    Partner, Motieka&Audzevicius Law Firm
    (Lithuania) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Artem DOUDKO

    Partner, Osborne Clarke
    (UK)
  • Andrey PANOV

    Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright
    (Russia) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Irina PALIASHVILI

    President & Senior Counsel, RULG-Ukrainian Legal Group, P.A.
    (Ukraine)
  • TATYANA SLIPACHUK

    Partner, Sayenko Kharenko Law Firm
    (Ukraine) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Yaroslav PETROV

    Counsel, Asters Law Firm
    (Ukraine) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Tatiana MENSHENINA

    Partner, Withers Worldwide Law Firm
    (United Kingdom)
  • Ilya NIKIFOROV

    Managing partner, Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners Law Firm
    (Russia) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Galina ZUKOVA

    Partner, BELOT MALAN & Associés
    (France) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Inga KAČEVSKA

    Advocate, Law Office of Inga Kačevska
    (Latvia) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Alexey ANISCHENKO

    Partner, Sorainen
    (Belarus) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • IAN FUNK

    Chairman, International Arbitration Court at the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and industry
    (Belarus) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Stepan GUZEY

    Partner, Lidings Law Firm
    (Russia) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Timour SYSOUEV

    Partner, SBH Law Office
    (Belarus) Member of the Organizing Committee
  • Alexander KOROBEINIKOV

    Senior Associate, Baker & McKenzie Law Firm
    (Kazakhstan) Member of the Organizing Committee
    Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum

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