Upcoming Events

Save the date:  18-20 March 2024 - Hamburg International Arbitration Days (HIAD) 2024


Luther Lecture

This year's Luther Lecture will take a critical look at soft law in international commercial arbitration. The lecture will be delivered by Prof. Dr. Felix Dasser, the President of ASA (Swiss Arbitration Association) and one of the best known Swiss Arbitration experts. He will discuss the impact of soft law on the flexibility and efficiency of arbitration.

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Pre-Vis Moot Conference in Vienna

We are pleased to welcome you again to the Pre-Vis Conference in Vienna on Friday, 22 March 2024, in cooperation with NYU University, the University of Vienna, McGill University and the University of Verona - just before the 31st VisMoot. This year's conference will address the underlying concepts of soft law and some of the most relevant examples as well as the usefulness of some of the instruments for arbitral proceedings.

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HIAD Conference

The 8th Bucerius HIAD Conference focusses on the use of AI in arbitration, its present applications and future perspectives – from e-discovery and document review to selecting arbitrators or even predictive analytics. Leading experts will discuss the topic from the perspective of parties, arbitrators and counsels.

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Networking Dinner at VLET Alster

The HIAD Conference will be followed by a Networking Dinner on March 19, 2024 in the heart of Hamburg: Restaurant VLET - next to the Alster and the Hamburg City Hall. Join us at 8 pm for our exclusive Networking Dinner with academics and practitioners in the field of commercial arbitration and dispute resolution. Seats are limited, so reserve yours today!


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For the full program of the Hamburg International Arbitration Days and further information, please visit the HIAD website:

Past events

Most of our events have been recorded and are available on our Youtube Playlist. Please access our Media Library to find a list of our past events and link to videos.

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Impressions of last year's HIAD:

Last years HIAD Conference and the 6th Luther Dispute Resolution Lecture delivered by Professor Kreß is also available online on Youtube. Please click here for the list of videos from our HIAD past editions.


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