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Speaking engagements

  • School of Law, University of Aberdeen, ‘Arbitral Procedure’, 2020
  • SIAC South Asia Academy (Virtual Edition) on The Making of an Advocate and an Arbitrator, delivered an Opening Statement and conducted a cross-examination, 2020
  • CIETAC, Young ICCA, ‘Tips on Preparation and Delivery of Opening and Closing Arguments in an International Arbitration’, 2020
  • Lecturer, Professional Arbitration Skills Training, School of Law, University of Aberdeen, ‘Jurisdiction of the Arbitral Tribunal’, 2020
  • Indian National Association of Legal Professionals and SPIL, Government Law College, Mumbai, ‘Force Majeure and Hardship in Oil and Gas Contracts During the Pandemic’, 2020
  • BIAMC, SPIL-Mumbai, De-mystifying the Long Term Effects of Covid-19 on Arbitration Procedure and Opportunities, 2020
  • Young ICCA, ‘Tips from the Top: An interview with Prof. Abdel Wahab, 2020 (co-organizer)
  • BIAMC, Career Advice for Young and Aspiring Lawyers, ‘Be Relevant, Stay Relevant’, 2020
  • Young ICCA, ‘Tips from the Top: An interview with Ms. Yoshimi Ohara, 2020 (co-organizer)
  • Moderator, CIArb YMG, ‘A Virtual Debate on Virtual Hearings’, 2020
  • Young ICCA, ‘An interview with Mr. Albert Jan van den Berg’, 2020 (co-organizer)
  • Moderator, ICDR Y&I, EODID Athens Mediation & Arbitration Organization, ‘Asymmetric arbitration clauses’, Athens, 2020
  • Arbitration Ireland Young Practitioners Seminar, ‘Guerrilla tactics’, Dublin, 2019
  • Moderator, YMG Annual Conference, ‘How to make the arbitration process better’, 2019
  • Speaker, Delos Y-Breakfast, “Drafting Submissions in International Arbitration”, Geneva 2019 (forthcoming)
  • Guest Lecturer, Summer ELSA Geneva Law School on Arbitration, “Expedited Procedures in International Arbitration”, Geneva, 2019 (forthcoming)
  • Co-organizer, Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on “The Nuts and Bolts of Cross-Examination in International Arbitration”, Edinburgh, 2019
  • Moderator, ASA Below 40 Spring Seminar on Energy Arbitration, “Electricity Disputes”, Geneva, 2019
  • Co-organizer and speaker, Launch Event, Asian Lawyers Arbitration Network (ALAN) and TDM Special Issue on India, London 2019
  • Guest lecturer, World Trade Institute, “Investment Arbitration in Practice”, Bern, 2019
  • Co-organizer and speaker, Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on “Cross-Examination in International Arbitration”, Zurich, 2019
  • Speaker, Webster University, “Risk management and dispute resolution mechanisms in India”, Geneva, 2019
  • Moderator, Tour de Arbitration, “Should the Setting Aside of the Arbitral Award be Abolished?”, Paris, 2019
  • Speaker, Tour de Arbitration, “How to Make institutional Arbitration Work”, Paris, 2019
  • Moderator, CIArb YMG Annual Conference, panel on “Technology and International Arbitration”, Dublin, 2018
  • Speaker, Maharishi Law School, New Delhi on “Investment Arbitration: An Introduction and Reflections on the Indian Experience”, New Delhi, 2018
  • Speaker, CIArb YMG, Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on “Cross-Examination in International Arbitration”, New Delhi, 2018
  • Facilitator, SIAC Arbitration Academy on Time and Costs Savers at SIAC: Emergency Arbitration, Expedited Procedure and Early Dismissal on “Drafting and Handling an Application for Expedited Procedure – from Arbitration Practitioners’ Perspective”, Mumbai, 2018
  • Speaker, MIDS, Young ICCA, ICC YAF Conference on Technology in International Arbitration on “Technology and Arbitral Players: The Arbitrators’ Perspective”, Geneva, 2018
  • Speaker, ICC YAF, ‘How can we lay the “fourth arbitrator” to rest? Re-evaluating the Regulation of Arbitral Secretaries’, London, 2018
  • Speaker, University of Portsmouth and Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore, India-UK Economic and Regulatory Perspectives, ‘Arbitration at a Crossroad, Reflections on the Indian Experience’, Portsmouth, 2018
  • Speaker, Keating Chambers and Ashurst Launch Event of “40 under 40: Upcoming Issues of International Commercial Arbitration” on “Court Assistance in Acquiring Evidence in International Arbitration”, London, 2018
  • Speaker, Thailand International Arbitration Center (THAC), “Investor-State Dispute Settlement: Issues, Trends and Directions in the Asia-Pacific”, Bangkok, 2017
  • Speaker, World Free Zone Convention, “Using Investment Treaties to Manage Risk and Improve Rights”, London, 2017
  • Speaker, ICC Institute of World Business Law Training for Tribunal Secretaries, “The support provided by tribunal secretaries from the signature of the terms of reference until the evidentiary hearing”Paris, 2017
  • Speaker, Masters in International Dispute Settlement Intensive Course on Investment Arbitration in Asia, “Investment Arbitration in India”, Geneva 2017
  • Master of ceremonies, 2 Annual Conference of the Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration (MCIA), “The Changing Landscape of Arbitration in India”, Mumbai, 2017
  •  Speaker, UNESCAP Seventh Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Foreing Direct Investment (FDI) Network, “Effective Management of Investment Disputes”, Bangkok, 2017
  • Co-organizer and speaker, Young ICCA Arbitration Day, “Drafting and Filing Requests for Arbitration: A Practicum”, Mumbai, 2017
  • Speaker, ICC Institute of World Business Law Training for Tribunal Secretaries, “The support provided by tribunal secretaries from the signature of the terms of reference until the evidentiary hearing”, Paris, 2017
  • Speaker, Vienna Multi-Stakeholder Group on Improving Cross-Border Dispute Resolution, “BIT Arbitration – Learning from Past Mistakes”Vienna, 2017
  • Speaker, Tour de Arbitration, “Third party funding in international arbitration”, London, 2017
  • Speaker, ICDR Y&I – CIDS Conference, “What effect does the presence of a third party funder have on arbitral proceedings?”, Geneva, 2017
  • Speaker, UNESCAP Conference, “Investor-State Arbitration: Substantive and Procedural Mechanisms for Ensuring Social Justice”, Bangkok, 2016
  • Speaker, Asia FDI Forum, “The Scope of the Dispute Resolution Clause in Recent Chinese IIAs: A Comparative Analysis in Light of Recent Jurisprudence”, Hong Kong, 2016
  • Speaker, Young ICCA Workshop, “Filing an arbitration and drafting a request”, Tirana, 2016
  • Speaker, CIArb Young Members Group Centenary Celebration Conference, on ‘Arbitration is Best’, Paris, 2015
  • Speaker, ICC Institute PIDA Training, International Commercial Arbitration, Mumbai, 2015
  • Panelist, Managing the Globalization of Sanitation and Water Services: ‘Blue Gold’ Regulatory and Economic challenges, on ‘Mechanisms to Protect the Public Interest in Water Disputes in Investment Arbitration’, Hong Kong, 2015
  • Panelist, Globalization of Water Services: International Rules and Challenges, on ‘Protecting Public Interest in Water Disputes in Investment Arbitration’, Brussels, 2014
  • Panelist, GLC International Law Summit, 2014 on ‘Attracting Foreign Direct Investment: Examining the Existing Legal Framework and Weighing its Consequences on the Indigenous Economy’, Mumbai, 2014
  • Speaker, 2013 Taipei International Conference on Arbitration and Mediation, on ‘Transparency in Investment Arbitration: A Survey of Recent Developments and a Case for Asia’, Taipei, 2013
  • Speaker, 4th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law, on ‘Transparency in International Investment Arbitration in Asia’, New Delhi, 2013.