This event is aimed at arbitration practitioners in Angola interested in international investment dispute resolution. With presentations by the Secretariat of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the event will provide: (i) an introduction to the ICSID dispute resolution system; (ii) an overview of the contribution that African States have made to the development of this innovative system; (iii) a survey of Africa and ICSID in numbers; and (iv) a discussion of new and future trends in Africa and an overview of the ICSID rule amendment process. 

The presentation will be in Portuguese and English. Participants will receive a certificate of participation.

Speakers:
Gonzalo Flores, Deputy Secretary-General, ICSID
Paul-Jean Le Cannu, Team Leader | Legal Counsel, ICSID
Daniela Arguello, Legal Counsel, ICSID
Ana Constanza Conover Blancas, Legal Counsel, ICSID