Conference materials

Welcoming addresses

  • Maria Ślązak, AEA-EAL President
  • Lilja Gretarsdottir, Head of Co-operation Programmes Division, Department for the Implementation of Human Rights, Justice and Legal Co-operation Standards of the Council of Europe
  • Simon Babayan, President of the Armenian Bar Association

Welcoming address by Maria Ślązak, President of the AEA-EAL

Welcoming speech by Lilja Gretarsdottir, Council of Europe

Speech by Simon Babayan, Chairman of the Chamber of Advocates of Armenia

Scientific part

Session I: Challenges of workload in Court Proceeding and ADR forms


  • Professor Irakli Kandashvili (Georgia – AEA-EAL)


  • Carmen Pérez Andújar (Spain)
  • Armen Asatryan (Armenia)
  • Zaza Khatiashvili (Georgia)
  • Gulsina Kozhyarova (Kyrgyzstan)
  • Ivan Kuznietsov (Russia)
  • Vladimir Palamarciuc (Moldova)
  • Luiza Romanadze (Ukraine)
  • Esteban Rozenwajn (Belgium)
  • Paolo Sguotti (Italy)
  • Sergei Sizintsev (Kazakhstan)
  • Djamshid Turdaliev (Uzbekistan)
  • Hanna Woźniak (Poland)

Challenges of workload in Court Proceeding and ADR forms

Remarks by Prof. Irakli Kandashvili, moderator of the I Session

Session II: ADR as raising tool for access to justice. Advantages and ethical challenges


  • Iain Mitchell QC (United Kingdom – AEA-EAL)


  • Professor Dr Lorena Bachmaier (Council of Europe), Relevance of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) procedures from the perspective of a judge
  • Dr Remigijus Jokubauskas (Council of Europe) – Ensurance of confidentiality of ADR procedures
  • Hayk Hovhannisyan (Armenia)

ADR as raising tool for access to justice Advantages and ethical challenges

Session III: Regulatory standards of ADR


  • Olivier d”Ursel (Belgium) – AEA-EAL – tbc


  • Dr Remigijus Jokubauskas (Council of Europe), The role of the Council of Europe in development of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Panagiotis Perakis (VicePresident of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe CCBE)
  • Mary Walker OAM (Co-Chair of the Mediation Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA), Regulation of ADR
  • Anna Wyrzykowska (President of the International Association of Young Lawyers AIJA)
  • Shyam Divan (Vice-President of the Law Association for Asia and the Pacific (LawAsia)

Regulatory standards of ADR

Networking part

Thirty-Five Years Together: AEAEAL and its Eastern Dimension


  • Juan Núñez Ferrer (Spain – AEA-EAL)


  • Gian-Andrea Chiavegatti (Italy)
  • Jean-Marie Leloup (France)
  • Konrad Meingast (Austria)
  • Clemens van Nispen (The Netherlands)
  • Thomas Simons (Germany)
  • Monique Stengel (France),
  • Philipp Zurkinden (Switzerland)

Memories of AEA-EAL Past Presidents – 35th Anniversary of the Association

Networking session


  • Maria Ślązak (Poland – AEAEAL)

Networking part

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