Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Swiss Re, 30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin), London EC3A 8EP, UK


Teresa Giovannini, founding partner of LALIVE & CPR Distinguished Neutral




The 2019 CPR European Conference is organized by CPR and its European Advisory Board in collaboration with the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR). The conference will take place for a whole day at the London office of Swiss Re and will be followed by a networking cocktail reception. Meeting panelists and participants will include an outstanding group of in-house counsel, leading practitioners, academics and jurists, as well as international arbitrators and mediators.

When:  Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Where:  Swiss Re,
30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin),
London EC3A 8EP, UK 


  • 8:30-9:00 am              Registration & Breakfast
  • 9:00-5:30 pm              Program
  • 5:30-7:00 pm              Networking Reception

Panels will include:

  • The Future of ADR
  • Preparing for the Robo-Revolution
  • Master Mediators Answer Most Intriguing Mediation Questions
  • The Resolution of Complex, Multi-Stakeholder, Multi-Jurisdictional Disputes

Speakers will include:

Diana Bowman, VINCI Energies; Eileen Carroll QC (Hon.); CEDR; Stefano Catelani, DuPont; Elena Jelmini Cellerini, SwissRe; Prof. Dr. Renate Dendorfer-Ditges, Esq., DITGES law firm; Ferdinando Emanuele, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP; Diego Faleck, Faleck & Associados; Ania Farren, Vannin Capital; Teresa Giovannini, LALIVE; Jennifer Glasser, White & Case LLP; Noah Hanft, CPR; Albert Hilber, SwissRe; Clifford J. Hendel, Hendel IDR; Maurice J.H. Kuitems, Fluor Corporation; Ralf Lindback, Wärtsilä Corporation; Richard Little, Eversheds Sutherland; Mark McNeill, Shearman & Sterling LLP; Alexander Oddy, Herbert Smith Freehills; Isabelle Robinet-Muguet, Orange; Birgit Sambeth Glasner; Altenburger; James South, CEDR.

View the agenda HERE.

Please click HERE to register. You will be re-directed to the secure website of our conference partner CEDR to complete your reservation online. Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged. Registration will be confirmed on a first-come first-served basis.

The conference is free for corporate counsel, CPR Members and Distinguished Neutrals, as well as for CEDR Corporate & Law Firm Members.

For more information about CPR's activities in Europe, please click HERE.

Click HERE for sponsorship opportunities.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) = 6 hours

CLE Credits: 6 New York 


This event is covered by CEDR (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution) a recognized provider of CPD for a number of professional bodies (including self-certifying schemes). This includes Law Society (E&W), Bar Standards Board, Civil Mediation Council and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (please ask if you wish to know if your profession is covered).

This program has been approved for 6 New York CLE Credits. This course is for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys. The CPR Institute has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York (Reaccreditation Pending). CPR is a non-profit organization. Under financial hardship guidelines, at its discretion, CPR may waive the fee for attorneys who demonstrate that they are not currently employed (not retirees). CPR may also provide a special discounted price to attorneys, full-time judges and administrative law judges practicing in the non-profit and public sectors full time. E-mail info@cpradr.org for more information