Upcoming workshops in São Paulo, Brazil and Vancouver, Canada.


We are pleased to inform you about two upcoming workshops, one to be held in São Paulo, Brazil and the other in Vancouver, Canada. We hope to see you at one of these, or another workshop in the near future!         

São Paulo Arbitration Skills Training Workshop - October 1

We are pleased to invite you to attend a Young ICCA Arbitration Skills Training Workshop taking place in the morning of 1 October 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil. There are 20 spots available for Young ICCA members to attend the event. The workshop will also be attended by approximately 15 young arbitration practitioners based in Brazil. The topic of the São Paulo workshop is “Drafting Briefs and Memorials in International and Domestic Arbitration”.  The faculty of the workshop includes:

Gustavo Fernandes de Andrade, Partner at Tauil & Chequer Advogados
Daniel Levy, Of Counsel at Ferro, Castro Neves, Daltro & Gomide Advogados
Eduardo Damião Gonçalves, Partner at Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados
Fernando Eduardo Serec, Parter at Tozzini Freire Advogados
Flávia Mange, Partner at Jabardo, Mange & Gabbay Sociedade de Advogados
Gilberto Giusti, Partner at Pinheiro Neto Advogados

SPONSORS – TozziniFreire Advogados, CAM/CCBC - Centro de Arbitragem e Mediação da Câmara de Comércio Brasil-Canadá, Mattos Filho Advogados, and CAMARB | Câmara de Arbitragem Empresarial – Brasil will kindly sponsor the workshop.

VENUE AND DATE – The Workshop will take place in the morning of 1 October 2015 at Fundação Armando Alvarez Penteado - FAAP in São Paulo. It will be preceded by a breakfast at FAAP. In addition, a welcome reception will be organized in the evening of 30 September. Young ICCA has arranged for accommodation in São Paulo for the nights of 30 September and 1 October in a centrally located hotel provided free of charge (room-sharing) for Young ICCA members participating to the Workshop. Each participant is required to arrange their own transportation to and from São Paulo and within the city itself, including incidental expenses. Participants are also responsible for meeting any immigration particulars and visa requirements necessary to attend the event.

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION – Young ICCA Members are encouraged to apply. Participants will be selected in the following days from those who respond first. The 20 seats available for Young ICCA members cover welcome drinks at the reception of 30 September 2015, participation to the morning session of 1 October 2015 and preceding breakfast, plus accommodation for two nights, from 30 September until 2 October 2015.

To apply to the Young ICCA São Paulo Workshop and for any question, please direct your email to both Bruno Guandalini (bguandalini@cmtlaw.com.br) and Ricardo Dalmaso Marques (rdalmaso@pn.com.br) and quote "YICCA São Paulo".



Vancouver - 22 October


YICCA workshop in Vancouver in conjunction with YCAP 2015 FALL SYMPOSIUM

International Arbitration Advocacy Workshop: Practical Tips on Written Advocacy and Cross-Examination Skills

Thursday, 22 October 2015
2:30 pm PST  |  Registration
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm PST  |  Symposium Presentation
Also available via Webcast

Sponsored by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Hosted by
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Followed by a Cocktail Reception

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

YICCA is happy to announce that it is co-organizing a workshop with YCAP during YCAP Fall Symposium. The workshop will be hosted by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP at its Vancouver office, 1200 Waterfront Center 200 Burrard Street on Thursday, 22 October 2015 from 3 to 5 pm followed by a cocktail reception from 5 to 6 pm.  

Registration for the YCAP/YICCA Fall Symposium is free for current YCAP and YICCA members, $60 for non-member individuals, and $30 for non-member students.  Registration for the YCAP 2015 Fall Symposium should be done through YCAP (details will be sent soon).

Attendees are also invited to the ICC Canada International Arbitration Conference taking place on the 23rd of October. Please see the ICC Canada website for more information.  Please note that ICC Canada offers a special discount to YCAP members under 35 years of age – ICC Canada membership fee for only $100.  Details are available here. 


Best wishes,
The Young ICCA Events Team