Program

Helsinki International Arbitration Day HIAD 2021 Program 

11:15 Registration and Buffet Lunch

12:30 Welcome Remarks
Petra Kiurunen, Chair of the FAI Board; Partner, Lindfors & Co

12:40 Keynote Speech: 

Dispute Resolution and Start-ups – Why is Dispute Resolution Important and What Can Arbitration Offer?  
Prof. Dr. Jörg Risse, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

13:20 Comment on the Keynote Speech
Riikka Tieaho, General Counsel, Wolt

13:30 Break

14:00 Arbitration and Shareholders’ Agreements (Investor’s and Founder’s Perspective)

Moderator
Robin Oldenstam, Member of the FAI Board; Partner, Mannheimer Swartling

Speakers
Timo Lappi, CEO, Heltti 
Ville Heikkinen, Partner, Butterfly Ventures
Prof. Dr. Antje Baumann, BAUMANN Resolving Disputes
Anne-Karin Grill, Founder and Principal, AKG Advisory

15:15 Break

15:45 What Could Lawyers Learn from the Start-up Community? How Does the Start-up Way Affect Customers’ Expectations of Dispute Resolution Services?

Speakers
Risto Siilasmaa, Founder and Chairman, F-Secure Corporation
Jaakko Lindgren, Partner, Dottir

16:45 Break

17:15 Start-ups and Innovation in Arbitration

Moderator  
Prof. Dr Stefan Kröll, Member of the FAI Board; Professor for International Dispute Resolution at Bucerius Law School – Director of Center for International Dispute Resolution; Director of the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

Speakers 
Daniel Hochstrasser, Member of the FAI Board; Partner, Bär & Karrer Ltd.
Catherine Rogers, Founder and CEO of Arbitrator Intelligence; Professor of Ethics, Regulation and the Rule of Law at Queen Mary University of London; Professor of Law at Università Bocconi
Sebastiaan Bos, Director Solution Consulting Group LPE, Thomson Reuters
Jean-Rémi de Maistre, CEO, Jus Mundi

18:15 Closing Remarks
Sanna Kaistinen, FAI Secretary General 
 
18:20 Cocktails

19:30 FAI’s 110th Anniversary Dinner with Speech

WELCOME WORDS
Juho Romakkaniemi
CEO, Finland Chamber of Commerce

DINNER SPEECH
Petri Taivalkoski
Founding Partner, Taivalkoski Attorneys

MUSIC Eicca Toppinen