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YCAP Cocktail Reception in Calgary
YCAP is hosting a cocktail reception on May 6 at the offices of Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP. Members of WCCAS will also be in attendance. This is a great opportunity to meet leaders of the arbitration bar.

More information about the event and registration is available here.
YCAP 2019 Spring Symposium
Thanks to everyone who participated in our Spring Symposium on April 2nd, during Paris Arbitration Week! The event was held in conjunction with ICDR Y&I and CFA 40, and discussed "Approaches to Witness Evidence in International Arbitration.”

Click to view the event flyer, post-event report, or PowerPoint presentation.
YCAP 2019 Fall Symposium
Our Fall Symposium will be held on October 17, 2019 in Banff.

We will provide more information as we get closer to the date.
Webcast - 2018 Fall Symposium
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Fall Symposium on November 8th, both in Ottawa and via Webcast!

Our two panels discussed parallel proceedings and transparency in investor-state arbitrations.

The webcast is available here!

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YCAP Cocktail Reception with members of WCCAS
Calgary – May 6, 2019

YCAP 2019 Fall Symposium
Banff – October 17, 2019

...more info on our Events page