Young Scholars Workshop on Arbitration and Dispute Settlement


The 2020 CIBEL Global Network Young Scholars Workshop offers a great opportunity for people to listen to scholars who are young but have great potentials in the legal study and profession on their research projects or thoughts that are related to the CIBEL field. 

This year's workshop consisted of four 90-minute online sessions, each focused on one or more research areas within the CIBEL field. 16 excellent speakers from some top institutes around the globe have been selected to present at the workshop, including the University of Pennsylvania (US), University of Edinburgh (UK), University of Oslo (Norway), Trade and Fiscal Policy Division, Ministry of Commerce and Industry (India), National University of Singapore (Singapore), University of Geneva (Switzerland), China University of Political Science and Law (China), just to name a few.

#2. Arbitration and Dispute Settlement 

  • Mr Lance Ang (National University of Singapore) "International Commercial Courts and the Interplay Between Realism and Institutionalism – A Look at China and Singapore"
  • Dr Mark McLaughlin (Singapore Management University/China University of Political Science and Law) "COVID-19 and The Singapore Convention: Have the Stars Aligned for Investor-State Mediation?"
  • Ms Hui Pang (UNSW Law) "Renewable Energy Investment and Climate Change Mitigation: Is The Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanism Ready for Public Interest Litigations?"
  • Ms Yue Zhao (University of Geneva) "Revisiting Chinese IIAs during the COVID-19 pandemic: Are public policy clauses a sufficient defence for emergency measures?"


For more information about the workshop, please click here.