SOCIETY OF CONSTRUCTION LAW, INDIA (SCL, India) & CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF ARBITRATORS, INDIA BRANCH (CIArb)
are pleased to jointly announce…
CONFERENCE ON “ART OF CROSS EXAMINATION”
Date: 25th March 2017 (Saturday)
Time : 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Venue: C.D. Deshmukh Auditorium, Main Building,
India International Centre (IIC),
40, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi
Aim of the Conference:
This International Conference aims to provide an understanding of the principles, practices and art of Cross-Examination in Arbitration (Domestic & International) as well as Litigation. The panelists will share their experiences in preparing and executing efficient cross examination. The conference will be both informative and entertaining.
Schedule of Sessions
|9:00 – 9:30 am||Registration and Refreshments|
|9:30-10:15 am||Opening Ceremony
Chief Guest: Mr. Justice S. J. Mukhpadhaya
Key note address: Mr. Justice R.S.Endlaw
Guest of Honour– Mr. Lalit Bhasin, FCIArb, UK
(Chairman-CIArb, India, President-SILF)
Welcome Speech- Mr. Ratan K. Singh, FCIArb, UK
(Chairman-India: SCL, UK & Director-India: CIArb, UK
|10:15-11:00am|| Session 1: Theoretical Aspects of Cross-Examination
Mr. Ratan K Singh, FCIArb, UK
Mr. Hiroo Advani, Managing Partner
(Advani & Co.)
Prof Joes P Verghese
(Ex Vice Chancellor-HNLU, Raipur, Ex Member-Central Administrative Tribunal
|11:00-12:00’oclock||Session 2: How to prepare for Cross-examination
Mr. Julian Kohen, FCIArb , Barrister-Gilt Chambers, Hong Kong
Mr. Tejas Karia (Partner-Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas)
Mr. Anil Changaroth, FCIArb, UK
(Founder Changraoth Chambers, Singapore)
Mr. Kunal Vajani
(Partner-Wadia Ghandy & Co.; Alternate Member-ICC, Paris)
|12:30-1:30pm||Session 3: Techniques of Cross-Examination
Mr. A. S. Chandhiok, Senior Advocate
Mr. Harish Malhotra,Senior Advocate
Mr. Ratan K Singh, FCIArb, UK
Mr. Promod Dubey
(Managing Partner PKD Associates)
|2:30-3:30pm||Session 4: Objections during Cross Examination
Mr. A.K. Ganguli, Senior Advocate
Ms. Maninder Acharya, Senior Advocate
Ms. Neeting Sachdeva
(Secretary General-Registrar, Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration)
Mr. Nikhil Chopra
(Co-ordinator, Delhi International Arbitration Centre)
|3:30-4:30pm||Session 5: Experience of Experts facing Cross-Examination
Mr. Jon Prudhoe, Delay and Quantum Expert, Navigant, Singapore
Mr. Kiran Sequeira, Valuation and Damages Expert, Navigant, Singapore
Mr. David Dale, Delay and Disruption Expert, Navigant, Dubai
Ms. Saguna Sodhi, Executive Director, Ernst & Young, India
Mr. Montek Mayal (Moderator),Head-FTI Consulting India
|4:30- 5:00pm||Valedictory Ceremony
Valedictory Address: Mr. Hon’ble Justice Ashutosh Kumar
Vote of thanks
Who should attend?
Lawyers, General Counsels, In-House Counsels, Arbitration Practitioners, Academicians, Law Students, etc.
About Society of Construction Law, India:
SCL, India was setup under the umbrella of SCL, UK as well as SCL, International. SCL, India along with all SCLs across the globe are Not-For-Profit Organizations and their primary objective is to conduct training programmes on construction law and allied subjects.
About Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK:
CIArb, UK is a leading professional membership organization representing the interests of alternative dispute resolution practitioners worldwide. It has completed its centenary in 2015 and has over 14,000 members across more than 130 countries. It has 37 Branches besides Chapters all over the world. CIArb India is one of these Branches. The membership is not by subscription but only through qualification.
What happens when I register for the Conference?
Upon successful registration, candidates will receive confirmation email that they are registered for the course. Due to limited number of seats, the registration is on first come first served basis. Therefore, early registration would ensure your participation in the Conference. The participants will also be awarded Certificate of Participation.
- General Participants : Rs. 1,750/-
- SCL, India Members : Rs. 1,500/-
- CIArb Members : Rs. 1,500/-
- Foreign Delegates : USD 150/-
The Conference fee includes participation fee as well as lunch and refreshments charges.
How to Register for the Conference?
Please follow the Registration Process given below at the end of this page. Kindly ensure that the 3 step process is diligently followed. Incomplete/disorderly registrations shall not be entertained and SCL India reserves the right to reject such applications.
Last date for registration:
Date: 24th March 2017
(Due to limited seats, registration on first come first served basis)
For further details, please contact:
Society of Construction Law, India
E-367A, Greater Kailash 1, New Delhi – 110048
Ph. – 011-41731308-09; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Register for this Conference following the 3 step process below: