The Global Steering Committee of CIArb’s Young Members Group has been bolstered by the appointment of five new highly experienced members from France, Geneva, Hong Kong, Ireland and South Korea, reflecting the cultural and gender diversity of YMG’s membership.
The CIArb Nigeria Branch YMG has engaged in two main activities recently. One was the Annual Mock Trial and the other was the institution of a mentoring programme.
The first of CIArb's three Young Members Group (YMG) international arbitration conferences exploring Young Perspectives on Civil and Common Law in International Arbitration took place on 7 March 2017 at the One&Only Royal Mirage in Dubai.
On 13 March 2017, CIArb YMG co-organised a debate on the Future of Investment Treaty arbitration with students from Sciences Po’s Economic Litigation and Arbitration Master’s course hosted by White & Case Paris.