Reed Smith is delighted to sponsor the tenth edition of the East Africa International Arbitration Conference (EAIAC) 2023, taking place on August 23 to 25 in Zanzibar.

Speakers: Matthew Harley

Event Type: Seminar

Start Date/Time:
23 August 2023, 8:00 AM EAT
End Date/Time:
25 August 2023, 6:00 PM EAT

This year’s conference theme is “A Golden Age: Celebrating the Past and the Future of International Arbitration in Africa” and the agenda includes debates, presentations, town hall sessions, panel discussions and networking, covering topics such as:

  • Trends in third party funding in Africa
  • Emerging dispute trends: telecoms, tech and pharma
  • Investment treaties: towards a regional approach
  • Integrity in the arbitral process
  • Regional perspectives on key developments in arbitration

Dubai-based senior associate Matthew Harley will present and moderate in a panel session exploring “Natural resources disputes and ESG issues.”