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This article, by St Philips Stone's Ravi Aswani, first appeared on the Practical Law Arbitration blog on 23 April 2018. The International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) held its 24th biannual congress against the spectacular backdrop of Sydney in the autumn between 15 and 18 April 2018. The theme of this Congress was Evolution and Adaptation: The Future of International Arbitration. I had planned my trip to Sydney more than a year in advance and was very much looking forward to my first ICCA Congress. The opening ceremony at the iconic Sydney Opera House set the benchmark very high for the events which were to follow. The Congress had attracted some 860 delegates, including over 700 from over 60 jurisdictions outside Australia, some of whom had been in Sydney only six months previously for the International Bar Association (IBA) Conference. The delegate list in places read like a who’s who of international..

Elizabeth Blackburn QC has been appointed to join the panel of the British Virgin Islands’ International Arbitration Centre (BVI IAC). The BVI IAC..

Dr Colin Ong QC has been invited to speak at the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce’s (APCAC) business summit,..