Biennial IFCAI Conference

October 24, 1997, Geneva, Switzerland

 

List of Participants

José María ABASCAL ZAMORA,
External Assessor,
Secretariat for External Relations,
Mexico

Ariyo ADEBAYO,
Legal Practitioner,
Ariyo Adebayo & Co.,
Lagos,
Nigeria

Bruce AITKEN,
Managing Partner,
Aitken Irvin Kewin Berlin Vrooman & Cohn,
Washington,
United States of America

Bola A. AJIBOLA,
Judge,
The Hague,
Netherlands

Franco ANCHINI,
Camera Arbitrale di Pescara Presso Camera di Commercio,
Pescara,
Italy

Homayoon ARFAZADEH,
Lawyer,
Pirenne Python Schifferli Peter & Partners,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Stefano ARTUSO,
Litigation Manager,
Benetton Group Spa,
Treviso,
Italy

Stefano AZZALI,
General Manager,
Chamber of National and International Arbitration of Milan,
Italy

Bernard BALLANSAT,
Lawyer,
Lenz & Staehelin,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Dan BALLY,
Lawyer,
Bally, Bagi & Benoît,
Lausanne,
Switzerland

Miklós BAUER,
Attorney-at-Law,
Eörsi & Partners,
Budapest,
Hungary

Jacques BEGLINGER,
Legal Counsel,
Asea Brown Boveri AG,
Baden,
Switzerland

Ali Salah BEN HADID,
Lawyer,
A.S. Ben Hadid & Associates,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Abdellah BEN MELLOUK,
First Secretary,
Permanent Mission of Morocco to the United Nations Office and Other International Organizations in Geneva,
Switzerland

Jordi J. BERGOS,
Secretary,
Tribunal Arbitral de Barcelona,
Barcelona,
Spain

Claude L. BESSARD,
President,
Chambre honoraire au Tribunal de commerce de Paris,
Expert près la Cour d’appel de Paris Arbitre,
Paris,
France

Jean-François BOURQUE,
Principal Counselor, (aspects juridiques du commerce extérieur)
Section des services consultatifs spécialisés,
Division des services d’appui au commerce,
Centre du commerce international (CNUCED/OMC),
Geneva,
Switzerland

Jens BREDOW,
Secretary General,
German Institution of Arbitration,
Bonn,
Germany

Robert BRINER,
Chairman,
International Court of Arbitration,
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC),
Paris,
France

Jürg BURGER,
Attorney-at-Law,
Stauffacher & Partner,
Zurich,
Switzerland

William BUYSE,
European Arbitration Organization,
Bocholt,
Belgium

Roberto CECCON,
Secretary General,
Corte Arbitrale Nazionale Ed Internazionale Di Venezia,
Padova,
Italy

Jack J. COE, Jr.,
Professor of Law,
Pepperdine University,
California,
United States of America

William L. CRAIG,
Partner,
Coudert Frères,
Paris,
France

Benjamin DAVIS,
Director, Conference Program Manager,
Institute of International Business Law and Practice,
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC),
Paris,
France

Santiago DE NADAL,
Partner,
Gomez Acebo & Pombo,
Barcelona,
Spain

Thomas DILLIER,
Legal Counsel,
Swisscom,
Bern,
Switzerland

Daniel DUTHIL,
President,
Agence pour la protection des programmes,
Paris,
France

Deborah ENIX-ROSS (Ms.),
Director of International Litigation,
Price Waterhouse,
New York,
United States of America

Antonio de P. ESCURA,
President,
Tribunal Arbitral de Barcelona,
Barcelona,
Spain

Wayne I. FAGAN,
Director,
Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration,
St. Mary’s University School of Law,
Texas,
United States of America

Joachim FELDGES,
Secretary,
International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI),
Pünder, Vollhard, Weber & Axster,
Munich,
Germany

Sebastiano FLORIS,
Legal Adviser,
Floris & Littà Modignani,
Bern,
Switzerland

Bertrand FONJALLAZ,
Trainee,
Legal Department,
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC),
Geneva,
Switzerland

Peter FORD,
Judge,
Patents County Court,
London,
United Kingdom

Anghelos C. FOUSTOUCOS,
Attorney-at-Law, Secretary General,
Greek Arbitration Association,
Athens,
Greece

Judy FREEDBERG (Mrs.),
Managing Editor,
International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) Publications,
International Bureau, Permanent Court of Arbitration,
The Hague,
Netherlands

Georges FRICK,
Attorney-at-Law,
Frick & Frick,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Pierre Michel GENTON,
Engineer, PMG,
Lausanne-Pully,
Switzerland

Heribert GOLSONG,
Advisor,
Fulbright & Jaworski,
London,
United Kingdom

Michel GONDA,
Lawyer,
Gonda & Goblet,
Verviers,
Belgium

Klaus GÜNTHER,
Partner,
Oppenhoff & Rädler,
Cologne,
Germany

Paul B. HANNON,
International Arbitrator,
London,
United Kingdom

Kerry R.K. HARDING,
Secretary General,
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators,
London,
United Kingdom

Hiroshi HATTORI,
Counselor,
Japan Commercial Arbitration Association,
Tokyo,
Japan

Michel HAYMANN,
Senior Partner,
Haymann & Baldi,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Richard HILL,
Partner,
Hill & Associates,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Alain HIRSCH,
Professor,
University of Geneva,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Éva HORVÁTH (Ms.),
President,
Arbitration Court attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Budapest,
Hungary

Md. Zakir HOSSAIN PATWARY,
Copyright Attorney,
Muhiuddin & Colleagues,
Dhaka,
Bangladesh

Martin J. HUNTER,
Essex Court Chambers,
London,
United Kingdom

Hans JOSEFSON,
Attorney-at-Law,
Cicero AB,
Göteborg,
Sweden

KANG Ming,
Deputy Secretary General,
China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC),
Beijing,
China

Pierre A. KARRER,
Partner,
Pestalozzi Gmuer & Patry,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Azzedine Moncef KATEB,
Director General,
National Copyright Office,
Alger,
Algeria

Mojtaba KAZAZI,
Chief,
Governing Council Secretariat,
United Nations Compensation Commission,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Catherine KESSEDJIAN (Ms.),
Professor, Deputy Secretary General,
Hague Conference on Private International Law,
Paris,
France

Guy KEUTGEN,
Secretary General,
Centre belge pour l’étude et la pratique de l’arbitrage national et international (CEPANI),
Brussels,
Belgium

Takeshi KIKUCHI,
Attorney-at-Law,
Japan Federation of Bar Associations (JFBA),
Shinbashi International Law Office,
Tokyo,
Japan

Julie KING (Ms.),
Student,
Queen Mary and Westfield College,
University of London,
United Kingdom

Zentaro KITAGAWA,
Professor of Law and Director,
Kyoto Comparative Law Center,
Kyoto,
Japan

Thomas KLEIN,
Partner,
Rinderknecht Glaus & Stadelhofer,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Christopher KOCH,
Counsel,
International Court of Arbitration,
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC),
Paris,
France

Alexander KOMAROV,
President,
International Commercial Arbitration Court,
Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Moscow,
Russian Federation

Niels KRAUNSOE,
Chief Executive,
H.K. Convention & Exhibition Centre,
Hong Kong Trade Development Council,
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China

Moses KWABENA MENSAH,
Legal Research Assistant,
Commercial Arbitration Chambers,
Ministry Branch Office,
Accra,
Ghana

Robert LAYTON,
Partner,
Layton Brooks & Hecht,
New York,
United States of America

Serguei LEBEDEV,
President,
Maritime Arbitration Commission,
Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Moscow,
Russian Federation

Alain LÉVY,
Lawyer,
Hornung & Lévy,
Geneva,
Switzerland

David M. LINDSEY,
Partner,
Steel Hector & Davis,
London,
United Kingdom

Gino LÖRCHER,
Attorney-at-Law,
Lörcher & Lörcher,
Cologne,
Germany

Yemisi Kikelomo MARCUS (Mrs.),
Counselor,
Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the United Nations Office and Other International Organizations in Geneva,
Switzerland

Jean MARITON,
expert comptable judiciaire,
Sodarex,
Romans,
France

Jürgen MARUHN,
Richter am OLG,
Frankfurt,
Germany

Mauro MATHIS,
Lawyer,
Bortolotti, Mathis & Associati,
Torino,
Italy

Toshio MATSUMOTO,
Director,
The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc.,
Tokyo,
Japan

Werner MELIS,
Chairman,
International Arbitral Centre,
Austrian Federal Economic Chamber,
Vienna,
Austria

Norbert MENGES,
Adviser on European Affairs,
Institute for European Communication (IEC),
Brussels,
Belgium

Ghulam Mujaddid MIRZA,
Chief Ehtesab Commissioner,
Lahore,
Pakistan

Constanta MORARU (Mme),
Legal Counsel,
State Office for Inventions and Trademarks,
Bucharest,
Romania

Muhammad MUHIUDDIN,
Advocate Supreme Court,
Muhiuddin & Colleagues,
Dhaka,
Bangladesh

Dimitris OEKONOMIDIS,
Senior Partner,
Dr. D.S. Oekonomidis & Partners,
Athens,
Greece

Smadar OTTOLENGHI,
President,
Israeli Institute of Commercial Arbitration,
Tel Aviv,
Israel

Matteo PEDRAZZINI,
Lawyer,
Lachat Harari Martin-Achard & Pedrazzini,
Geneva,
Switzerland

M. Clara PICO (Ms.),
Associate,
Ute Bugnion,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Stéphane PILETTA-ZANIN,
Lawyer,
Piletta-Zanin,
Geneva,
Switzerland

François PINCHON,
President,
Compagnie des experts agrées par la Cour de Cassation,
Paris,
France

Dalila PITU (Mme),
Head, Trademark Department,
State Office for Inventions and Trademarks,
Bucharest,
Romania

David W. PLANT,
Fish & Neave,
New York,
United States of America

Jürg PLATTNER,
Senior Partner,
Wenger Plattner,
Rechtsanwälte,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Igor G. POBIRCHENKO,
President,
International Commercial Arbitration Court,
Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry,
Kiev,
Ukraine

Miloš POHNEK,
Vice-President,
Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber and Agricultural Chamber,
Prague,
Czech Republic

Tudo Radu POPESCU,
Court of International Commercial Arbitration,
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania,
Bucharest,
Romania

Philippe PRETI,
Lawyer,
Baker & McKenzie,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Hilmar RAESCHKE-KESSLER,
Rechtsanwalt beim Bundesgerichtshof,
Ettlingen,
Germany

Matthieu REEB,
Counsel,
Court of Arbitration for Sport,
Lausanne,
Switzerland

Douglas REICHERT,
Attorney-at-Law,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Claude REYMOND,
advocat-conseil, Honorary Professor at the University of Lausanne,
Cabinet Ramelet, Reymond, Bonnard, Maire, Freymond, Tschumy, Bénédict,
Lausanne,
Switzerland

Urs ROHNER,
Partner,
Lenz & Staehelin,
Zurich,
Switzerland

Michel ROSSINELLI,
avocat au Barreau vaudois,
Lausanne,
Switzerland

Blandine ROUSSEL (Mlle),
Juriste,
Framatome,
Paris,
France

Sébastien ROY,
Aavocat - collaborateur,
Tavernier Gillioz Dorsaz Tschanz,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Guy-Philippe RUBELI,
Attorney-at-Law,
Pestalozzi Gmuer & Patry,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Mauro RUBINO-SAMMARTANO,
President,
European Court of Arbitration,
Milan,
Italy

Pieter SANDERS,
Honorary Chairman,
International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA),
Schiedam,
Netherlands

Otto SANDROCK,
Professor of Law, University of Münster,
Attorney at the Court of Appeals at Düsseldorf, Hölters & Elsing,
Düsseldorf,
Germany

Y. Selim SARIIBRAHIMOGLU,
Attorney-at-Law,
Sariibrahimoglu Law Office,
Ankara,
Turkey

Abdulhay SAYED,
Attorney-at-Law,
Dr. Moustafa Al-Sayed,
Damascus,
Syria

Jane SCHURTZ-TAYLOR (Mrs.),
Legal Research Assistant,
Library of the Faculty of Law,
University of Geneva,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Habib SLIM,
President,
Centre de conciliation et d’arbitrage de Tunis,
Tunisia

Steffi SPITZNAGEL (Ms.),
Lawyer,
Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Spitznagel,
Konstanz,
Germany

Karol STOME,
Vice-President,
Arbitration Court attached to the Economic Chamber and Agricultural Chamber,
Prague,
Czech Republic

Thanes SUCHARIKUL,
Minister Counsellor,
Permanent Mission of Thailand to the World Trade Organization (WTO),
Geneva,
Switzerland

Tadeusz SZURSKI,
President,
Court of Arbitration,
Polish Chamber of Commerce,
Warsaw,
Poland

VojtN ch TRAPL,
Rechtsanwalt,
Trapl & Partner,
Prague,
Czech Republic

Johannes TRAPPE,
Partner,
Wessing Berenberg-Gossler Zimmermann Lange,
Hamburg,
Germany

Pierre-Yves TSCHANZ,
Partner,
Tavernier Gillioz Dorsaz Tschanz,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Janine UZAN-SPIRA (Mme),
secrétaire-juriste, Membre du Comité d’arbitrage,
Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de Genève,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Valeri G. VASILIEV,
Patent Attorney,
Minsk,
Belarus

Nina M. VASILIEVA (Ms.),
Patent and Trademark Attorney, Director,
INTELS-Belarus,
Minsk,
Belarus

François VERMEILLE,
Associate,
PMG,
Lausanne-Pully,
Switzerland

Claudette VIEULES (Mme),
Expert près des tribunaux,
Vieules-conseil,
Paris,
France

Antoine VIRENQUE,
Secretary General,
Arbitrage et conciliation pour le cinéma et l’audiovisuel (ACPCA),
Paris,
France

Cynthia C. WEBER (Ms.),
Partner,
Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas,
Washington,
United States of America

Thomas H. WEBSTER,
Attorney-at-Law,
Hughes Hubbard & Reed,
Paris,
France

Norbert WÜHLER,
Chief,
Legal Service,
United Nations Compensation Commission,
Geneva,
Switzerland

Yousif ZAINAL,
Secretary General,
GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre,
Bahrain

Marie Ange ZELLWEGER (Mme),
Lawyer,
Etude Zellweger & Associates,
Bern,
Switzerland

 

WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

Francis GURRY, Director

Christopher GIBSON, Senior Legal Officer

David MULS, Senior Legal Officer

Catherine REGNIER (Ms.), Consultant

Erik WILBERS, Senior Legal Officer

Ola ZAHRAN (Ms.), Consultant

 

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