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14 April 2020: Minimising the Impact of COVID-19 on Arbitrations: A Guide for Counsel and Arbitrators
Speakers: Prof Lawrence Boo, Mr Chong Yee Leong, Mr Alastair Henderson, Mr Toby Landau QC & Mr Kendista Wantah
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16 April 2020: Dealing with issues of Force Majeure, Frustration and Material Adverse Change in International Arbitration: An Essential Webinar for Users
Speakers: Mr Chan Leng Sun, SC, Mr Francis Xavier, SC, Mr Alvin Yeo, SC and Mr Chahat Chawla
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21 April 2020: Strategies for Running an Efficient Virtual Hearing: A Guide for Arbitrators
Speakers: Mr Timothy Cooke, Mr Alan Thambiayah, Mr Thio Shen Yi, SC and Mr Piyush Prasad
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23 April 2020: Case Management Conference with the SIAC Secretariat on COVID-19: How SIAC Can Help
Sepakers: Mr Dexter Cheng, Ms Lim Shi Jean, Ms Thea Elyssa Vega, Ms Angela Yap and Mr Kevin Nash
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28 April 2020: Interim Measures during COVID-19: Practical Considerations for Counsel and Arbitrators
Speakers: Prof Benjamin F Hughes, Prof Joongi Kim, Mr Gaëtan Verhoosel and Ms Pauline Low
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29 April 2020: Virtual Hearings: Contemporary Perspectives - Part 1
Speakers: Ms Jara Minguez Almeida, Mr Gary Born, Dr Michael Hwang, SC, Mr Martin Doe and Mr Kevin Nash
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30 April 2020: Strategies for Effective Oral Advocacy and Cross-Examination for Virtual Hearings: A Guide for Counsel
Speakers: Ms Sheila Ahuja, Mr Kent Phillips, Mr Nish Shetty and Ms Qian Wu
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5 May 2020: SIAC China Webinar: Re-thinking Conflicts of Interest in International Arbitration
Speakers: Mr Arthur Ma, Prof Lawrence Boo, Ms Jessica Fei, Mr Friven Yeoh and Mr William Ong
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6 May 2020: SIAC Korea Webinar: Practical Tips for Managing Documentary Evidence in Complex Cases
Speakers: Mr John P. Bang, Mr Daryl Chew, Mr Chua Kee Loon, Mr Andrew Sek Hwan Hong, Mr Matthew Skinner and Ms Michele Park Sonen
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8 May 2020: SIAC-NYU School of Law "CISG in International Arbitration"
Speakers: Prof Gary F. Bell, Justice Francesco Cortesi, Prof Franco Ferrari, Dr Friedrich Rosenfeld, Prof Marco Torsello, Mr Alvin Yeo, SC and Mr Piyush Prasad
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12 May 2020: SIAC India Webinar: Interview with Mr Harish Salve QC
Speakers: Mr Harish Salve QC Watch the webinar on YouTube or Bilibili

14 May 2020: SIAC Japan Webinar: Negotiating Arbitration Agreements: Selecting the Most Advantageous Arbitral Seat and Governing Law
Speakers: Mr Nicholas Lingard, Ms Yoshimi Ohara, Ms Masako Takahata, Mr Paul Tan and Ms Michele Sonen
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15 May 2020: YSIAC Virtual Mock Hearing: Cross-Examination
Speakers: Mr Darius Chan, Ms Sharon Chong, Ms Lijun Chui, Ms Blossom Hing, Mr Dimitris Katsikis, Mr Yutaro Kawabata, Mr Eddy Lee, Mr Gerald Leong, Mr Benson Lim, Mr Jonathan Lim, Mr Lomesh Kiran Nidumuri and Ms Mah Sue Ann
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16 May 2020: SIAC-ICA Webinar: Arbitration in India-The Way Forward Techniques, Tips and Strategies for Efficient Arbitration
Speakers: Mr Dimitris Katsikis, Mr Nakul Dewan, Ms Shaneen Parikh, Mr Avinash Pradhan and Mr Zarir Bharucha
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19 May 2020: SIAC China Webinar: COVID-19 Special: Comparative Perspectives on Force Majeure and the Potential for Early Dismissal Applications
Speakers: Mr Simon Chapman QC, Mr Chan Leng Sun, SC Sun, Mr Cao Lijun, Mr Arthur Dong, Mr Hee Theng Feng, JP and Mr Lok Vi Ming
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21 May 2020: SIAC Malaysia Webinar: Post-COVID: The Future of International Arbitration in Malaysia
Speakers: Mr Chong Boon Leong, Mr Lim Tuck Sun, Ms Sitpah Selvaratnam ,Mr Tan Liam Beng and Ms Angela Yap
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22 May 2020: A Dialogue on COVID-19 with the SIAC Secretariat: Commencement of Arbitration and Pre-Constitution Applications
Speakers: Ms Aliona Bitkivskaja, Mr Chahat Chawla, Mr Jordi de la Torre Anglada, Mr Piyush Prasad and Mr Kevin Nash
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28 May 2020: SIAC Indonesia Webinar: Dealing with Issues of Force Majeure in International Arbitration: An Essential Webinar for Indonesian Users
Speakers: Mr Chew Kei-Jin ,Mr Eri Hertiawan, Mr Andi Y. Kadir, Mr Jason Lim Chen Thor and Mr Kendista Wantah
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29 May 2020: YSIAC Webinar: COVID-19: Mock Virtual Hearing on Key Procedural Issues
Speakers: Mr Michael E. Schneider, Mr Mohan Pillay, Ms Swee Im Tan, Ms Kate Apostolova, Mr Allister Tan, Mr Simon Elliot, Ms Margaret Joan Ling and Mr Shaun Pereira.
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30 May 2020: SIAC India Webinar: Perspectives and Insights on Current Issues and Developments in International Arbitration
Speakers: Ms Anuradha Dutt, Dr Claudia Annacker, Ms Sherina Petit, Ms Gauri Rasgotra and Ms Smitha Menon
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2 June 2020: SIAC China Webinar: Disclosure and Document Production in International Arbitration
Speakers: Mr Ning Fei, Mr Randolph Khoo, Mr Sim Chee Siong ,Mr Tao Jingzhou and Mr Zhang Cunyuan
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3 June 2020: A Masterclass on Drafting International Arbitration Agreements: Law and Practice
Speakers: Mr Gary Born and Ms Lim Seok Hui
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4 June 2020: SIAC Korea Webinar: Dealing with Unresponsive and Uncooperative Parties
Speakers: Mr Samuel Chacko, Dr Eun Young Park, Dr Michael Pryles AO PBM, Mr Robert Wachter, Ms Julia Jiyeon Yu and Mr Steven Y. H. Lim
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5 June 2020: SIAC-NYU School of Law-NYIAC Webinar: Coronavirus and Exemption of Liability
Speakers: Ms Chiann Bao, Mr Nigel Blackaby QC, Professor Franco Ferrari,Dr Jean Ho and Ms Lucy Reed
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10 June 2020: Virtual Hearings: Contemporary Perspectives – Part 2: Asia
Speakers: Mr Gary Born, Mr Dinesh Dhillon, Mr Darius J Khambata, Mr Hiroyuki Tezuka, Ms Ariel Ye, Mr Kap-Kou (Kevin) Kim
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10 June 2020: YSIAC-Young ICSID Webinar: Opportunities And Challenges In Light Of The Singapore Convention On Mediation
Speakers: Mr Gary Born, Dr. Judith Knieper, Mr George Lim, Ms Natalie Morris-Sharma, Ms Frauke Nitschke and Mr Diogo Pereira
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11 June 2020: SIAC Japan Webinar: A Practical Guide to Arbitrating IP Disputes
Speakers: Mr Bryan Ghows, Mr Hiroyuki Tezuka, Mr Kap-You (Kevin) Kim, Dr Stanley Lai, SC and Mr Tony Andriotis
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17 June 2020: Virtual Hearings: Contemporary Perspectives Part 3: Middle East, Africa and Europe
Speakers: Mr Gary Born, Mr Michael Mcilwrath, Mr Fernando-Mantilla Serrano, Mr Evgeny Rachevsky, Prof Dr Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab, Mr Guled Yusuf
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18 June 2020: SIAC Philippines Webinar: COVID-19 Special: Strategies for Seeking Interim Measures in International Arbitration
Speakers: Mr Bazul Ashhab, Mr Donemark Calimon,Mr Philip Jeyaretnam, SC, Mr Louie T. Ogsimer, Ms Patricia-Ann T. Prodigalidad and Ms Thea Elyssa Vega
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19 June 2020: A Dialogue on Covid-19 with the Secretariat webinar: Appointment And Challenges Of Arbitrators, Early Dismissal, Hearings, Scrutiny And Transmission Of The Award
Speakers: Mr Kevin Nash, Ms Pauline Low, Mr Kendista Wantah, Ms Qian Wu
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25 June 2020: SIAC Middle East Webinar: Post-COVID: The Future of International Arbitration
Speakers: Mr Ian de Vaz, Prof. Dr Nayla Comair-Obeid Partner, Mr Reza Mohtashami QC, Mr Adrian Tan and Mr Thomas R. Snider
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26 June 2020: YSIAC Webinar: Professional Development and Building your Brand in Uncertain Times
Speakers: Ms Loh Jen Wei, Ms Julie Raneda, Ms Chiann Bao, Ms Koh Swee Yen, Ms Elaine Wong, Ms Pei Lin Cho
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27 June 2020: SIAC India Webinar: Non-Responsive Respondent - How to take the Arbitration Forward?
Speakers: Mr Vyapak Desai, Mr Gaurav Pachnanda, Mr Prakash Pillai, Mr Nirav Singh, Mr Sarjit Singh Gill, SC
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1 July 2020: Virtual Hearings Webinar: Contemporary Perspectives Part 4: Americas
Speakers: Mr Gary Born, Mr Nigel Blackaby QC, Ms Maria Chedid, Ms Karina Goldberg, Mr Fabiano Robalinho Cavalcanti, Mr Eduardo Zuleta
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2 July 2020: SIAC Korea Webinar: The Early Dismissal Procedure under the SIAC Rules: A Guide for Civil Law Practitioners
Speakers: Mr Kevin Nash, Mr Chan Hock Keng, Ms Kim Sae Youn, Mr Eddee Ng, Mr Dong-Seok (Johan) Oh, Mr Yu-Jin Tay
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9 July 2020: SIAC Indonesia Webinar: Discovery and Document Production in International Arbitration: A 'How to' Guide
Speakers: Mr Eri Hertiawan, Dr. RMP M. Idwan ('Kiki') Ganie ,Ms Gitta Satryani,Prof. Dr. Frans H. Winarta and Mr Kendista Wantah
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The SIAC Arbitration Training Video takes the viewer through all the key stages of an international commercial arbitration administered under the SIAC Rules. This innovative video features an impressive international cast of eminent arbitration experts from civil and common law jurisdictions, and was directed and filmed by award-winning Singaporean film director Eric Khoo’s team.

00. Opening (Running Time: 00:32)
01. Introduction (Running Time: 05:17)
02. The Dispute (Running Time: 07:15)
03. Commencing the Arbitration (Running Time: 22:44)
04. Emergency Arbitration Hearing (Running Time: 14:41)
05. Responding to SIAC & Appointing the Arbitrators (Running Time: 09:10)
06. Challenge to the Arbitrator (Running Time: 03:47)
07. Court of Arbitration Decides the Challenge (Running Time: 19:22)
08. The Proceedings - Early Stages (Running Time: 06:18)
09. Hearing on Jurisdiction - Oral Arguments (Respondents) (Running Time: 07:59)
10. Hearing on Jurisdiction - Oral Arguments (Claim) (Running Time: 05:05)
11. Hearing on Jurisdiction - Deliberations of Tribunal (Running Time: 07:11)
12. Decision on Jurisdiction (Running Time: 01:32)
13. The Merits Phase (Decisions on Procedure) (Running Time: 04:24)
14. Submissions (Running Time: 03:27)
15. Hearing on Merits (Opening Statements) (Running Time: 07:17)
16. Hearing on Merits (Cross Examination) (Running Time: 34:26)
17. Hearing on Merits (Final Arguments) (Opening Statements) (Running Time: 24:45)
18. The Award (Deliberations of the Tribunal) (Running Time: 10:34)
19. Scrutiny of the Award of Costs of Arbitration (Running Time: 03:38)
20. Enforcement of the Award (Running Time: 16:09)
21. Concluding Remarks (Running Time: 02:13)
22. Credits (Running Time: 05:00)
23. Cast Introductions (Running Time: 01:27)
24. Behind the Scenes (Running Time: 05:07)

If you would like a complimentary copy of the SIAC Arbitration Training Video, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that the complimentary copy of the video is only available for collection at our Singapore office.
The SIAC Arbitration Training Video takes the viewer through all the key stages of an international commercial arbitration administered under the SIAC Rules. This innovative video features an impressive international cast of eminent arbitration experts from civil and common law jurisdictions, and was directed and filmed by award-winning Singaporean film director Eric Khoo’s team.

Video 1 Video 2
Trailer (0:32 minutes)

A short introduction to the SIAC Arbitration Training Video
Cast Introductions (1:26 minutes)

An introduction to some of the cast members from the SIAC Arbitration Training Video

Video 3
Behind the Scenes (5:07 minutes)

Behind the scenes footage from the filming of the SIAC Arbitration Training Video

If you would like a complimentary copy of the SIAC Arbitration Training Video, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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SIAC Announces the Official Release of the SIAC Rules 2016

30 June 2016SIAC Announces the Official Release of the SIAC Rules 2016The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the official release of the sixth edition of the Arbitration Rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC Rules 2016”). The SIAC Rules 2016 will be available on the SIAC website from 1 July 2016, and will come into e...

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SIAC Signs Memorandum of Agreement with GIFT

3 June 2016SIAC Signs Memorandum of Agreement with GIFT The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City Company Limited (GIFTCL) and GIFT SEZ Limited (GIFT SEZ). Under the MOA, SIAC, GIFTCL and GIFT SEZ will collaborate to promote the use of arbit...

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SIAC Announces Appointment of New Registrar and Promotion of Deputy Registrar

27 April 2016SIAC Announces Appointment of New Registrar and Promotion of Deputy RegistrarThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Delphine Ho as Registrar of SIAC with effect from 20 May 2016, and the promotion of its Deputy Registrar, Mr Kevin Nash, to Deputy Registrar and Centre Director, effective 1 May 2016. Ms Ho wi...

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SIAC Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Oe-Cusse Administration

28 March 2016SIAC Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Oe-Cusse AdministrationThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Authority of the Special Administrative Region of Oe-Cusse Ambeno (SAROA) and Special Zones for Social Market Economy (ZEESM) Timor-Leste (SAROA-ZEESM TL), form...

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SIAC Announces Record Case Numbers for 2015

25 February 2016SIAC Announces Record Case Numbers for 2015 The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the official release of its 2015 Annual Report at the SIAC Annual Appreciation Event this evening. 2015 was a milestone year for SIAC. SIAC recorded the highest ever number of cases filed, highest ever number of administered cases and highest e...

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Public Consultation on Draft SIAC Investment Arbitration Rules

1 February 2016Public Consultation on Draft SIAC Investment Arbitration RulesThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the commencement of the public consultation process on its draft Investment Arbitration Rules 2016 (the “draft IA Rules”), a comprehensive set of specialised rules for the administration of investment arbitrations by SIAC.The d...

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SIAC Appoints New Court Member

1 February 2016SIAC Appoints New Court MemberThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Darius Khambata, Senior Counsel, to the SIAC Court of Arbitration with effect from 1 February 2016.Mr Khambata practises before the Bombay High Court and the Supreme Court of India. He has previously held two distinguished public law off...

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Opening of SIAC Office in Shanghai

25 January 2016Opening of SIAC Office in ShanghaiThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) is pleased to announce the opening of a representative office in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ). The launch of the Shanghai office underpins SIAC’s steadily growing popularity amongst Chinese parties, and is an integral part of SIAC’s continuous efforts to for...

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Public Consultation on Draft SIAC Arbitration Rules

18 January 2016Public Consultation on Draft SIAC Arbitration RulesThe Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”) is pleased to announce the opening of the public consultation process on its draft revised Arbitration Rules 2016 (the “draft Rules”). The revision of SIAC’s Arbitration Rules takes into account recent developments in international arbitration practice and pr...

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