THE JCAA’s 69TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT: Nurturing Innovations in Arbitration in Japan

In celebration of its 69th anniversary, the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA) proudly presents this special webinar event to promote awareness about current and future innovations in arbitration in Japan and at the JCAA, including the use of AI and technology in evidence gathering and administration of arbitration cases, as well as the innovative features aimed at expedited case resolution embodied in the JCAA’s Interactive Arbitration Rules.

When: November 18, 2022, 10:00 am-11:00 am (JST)

Format: Webinar via ON24

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10:00 am–10:05 am Keynote Speech by Kazuhiko Bando, President, JCAA

10:05 am–10:30 am Presentations: Recent Innovations in Arbitration

Technology in Document Review and Arbitration

William Hutcheson, Solutions Architect, APAC, Epiq

Tony Andriotis, Professional & Institutional Relations Officer, JCAA Partner, DLA Piper

A New Way of Arbitrating Disputes: The JCAA’s Interactive Arbitration Rules

Miriam Rose Ivan L. Pereira, Public Relations Officer, JCAA Counsel, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners

Use of Technology in Dispute Resolution

Yoshie Midorikawa, Partner, Miura & Partners

Moderated by: Michael McErlaine, Senior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills

10:30 am-10:55 am Panel Discussion: Dos and Don’ts in Dealing with Technology and Innovation

10:55 am–11 am Closing Remarks by Professor Douglas K. Freeman, FCIArb, Arbitrator, Managing Partner, Law Offices of Douglas K. Freeman; and Chair, CIArb Japan Chapter

Event Details

  • November 18 (Fri)
    Registration Closed
  • 10:00 ~ 11:00
  • Free of charge
Registration is Closed