Delegation Services -XXX, London, 11 September 2018

Join ICC, UNCITRAL and a number of global experts in exploring the potential for model law to create a more conducive environment for e-commerce and digital trade finance.

Venue: Clyde & Co | Beaufort House, 15 St Botolph St, London EC3A 7DT

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9:00 – 9:30 | REGISTRATION 

9:30  9:35 | WELCOME

9:35 – 9:50 | OPENING REMARKS

The Importance Of A Rules Based Approach To Trade

9:50 – 10:10 | KEYNOTE 1

The Role Of International Trade Law In Providing The Framework For Sustainable Economic Growth, Market Stability and Global Prosperity

  • Jenny Clift, Principal Legal Officer, UNCITRAL

 10:10- 10:40 | PRESENTATION

UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Transferable Records

  • Miriam Goldby, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London 

 10:40- 11:00 | NETWORKING BREAK 

11:00-11:30 | PRESENTATION

Trade Trust: A Singapore Initiative

  • Loh Sin Yong, Director, Sectoral Transformation Group, Infocomm Media Development Authority 

11:30 – 13:00 | PANEL 1

Digital trade and sustainable economic development 

Moderator: Luca Castellani, Secretary, UNCITRAL Working Group IV(Electronic Commerce)

PANELLIST:

  • Guo Yu, Peking University Law School
  • Erik Evtimov, Deputy Secretary-General, CIT
  • Opeyemi Abebe, Trade Advisor, Commowealth Secretariat

13:00 – 14:00 | NETWORKING LUNCH

14:00-14:45 | KEYNOTE 2

  • Victor do Prado, Director Council, World Trade Oganisation

14:45 – 16:00 | PANEL 2

Commercial Opportunities In Paperless Trade: Electronic Alternatives To Transport & Cargo Insurance Documents

Moderator: Marina Comninos, Chief Operating Officer, ESSDOCS

16:00 – 16:15 | NETWORKING BREAK

16:15 – 17:30 | PANEL 3

Commercial Opportunities In Paperless Trade: A Trade Finance Perspective

Moderator: Paul Mallon, Head of Customer Engagement and Legal, Bolero International

PANELlIST:

17:30 – 17:45 | CLOSING REMARKS

 UNCITRAL & ICC

17:45 – 19:00 | NETWORKING & DRINKS