The Association ARBITRI hosted its third annual arbitration conference on 16 February 2017.
With the topic, Chasing efficiency in International Arbitration – Lessons for BiH, the Third Sarajevo Arbitration Day was dedicated to one of the most important current issues in the realm of international arbitration. Bosnia and Herzegovina, as a new, developing, arbitration forum, faces the need to adequately adjust to a developed and sophisticated global arbitration system. This conference is a step toward preparing practitioners, arbitrators and other interested parties for the necessary changes.
In three panels, the speakers tapped into this interesting question, by discussing the efficiency of and efficiency in arbitration. This will be followed by a round-table focused on discussing what lessons Bosnia and Herzegovina can take, and how the efficiency can be improved in this jurisdiction. The discussion ended with a keynote speaker address by Professor Christoph Schreuer, from Zeiler.partners.
The Association ARBITRI also hosted the first panel on Unconscious Bias, organized in cooperation with ArbitralWomen. This is the first event of this type in Bosnia and Herzegovina which aims to start the discussion on the position and role of woman in the realm of dispute resolution.