Mediation is a common and established alternative dispute resolution around the globe. However, the procedure of and the approach to mediation by parties may vary significantly, reflecting differences in cultural background and the diverse contexts in which the mediation process occurs. In this seminar, the speakers will share their experiences representing Japanese client in mediation in and outside Japan and discuss the mediation system in Japan and the ongoing discussion plan of and establishing international mediation center in Kyoto will also be addressed by the speaker and panelists.
Who should attend? This conference is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years and under: counsel, arbitrators, corporate counsel or academics.
|18:00 - 18:05||Introductory Remark|
|18:05 - 18:30||Keynote Speech|
|18:30 - 18:45||Speaker - Mediation in Japan|
|18:45 - 19:00||Speaker - International Mediation|
|19:00 - 19:30||Panel Discussion on International Mediation and Japan|
|19:30 - 19:35||Conclusion Remark|
|19:35 - 20:45||Cocktail Reception|