The SCC to Iran for events with TRAC, MIS and the Swedish Embassy
On 26 September, SCC Deputy Secretary General Kristin Campbell-Wilson and SCC Chairperson Kaj Hobér will travel to Tehran to participate in two events, organized by Tehran Regional Arbitration Centre (TRAC) and Modern International Studies (MIS), respectively. There will also be a screening of the film The Quiet Triumph at the Swedish Embassy in Teheran.
The first event, ”International Arbitration and Developing Countries”, is a half-day long conference hosted by TRAC and will take place in the morning of the 26 September. The conference will cover topical questions concerning western arbitration institutes’ practice in and outside of Iran, updates in TRAC’s arbitration rules as well as give guidance on how to best choose an institute.
Later that day, the Modern International Studies (MIS) will host a seminar on ”The Role of Arbitration in Inter-State Disputes”, where the SCC will talk about the SCC’s role in investment disputes.
There will also be a screening of the film The Quiet Triumph at the Swedish Embassy in Teheran.
More information about the events will follow.
About the organizers:
Tehran Regional Arbitration Centre (TRAC) was founded 1997 and works with international commercial dispute resolution. TRAC published their arbitration rules in 2005.
Modern International Studies (MIS) is a private organization founded in Dubai in 2011. Since 2016 it is also active in Tehran. The organization spreads knowledge concerning different aspects of International Law, primarily in the Middle East and North Africa.