David Caron, Visiting Professor of Law, Columbia University; Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall; Newly Appointed Dean, The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College, University of London explored the future of international arbitration from the perspectives of his academic work and experience in the field.
Professor Caron is the immediate President of the American Society of International Law, a past Chair of the Advisory Board for the Institute of Transnational Arbitration of the Center for American and International Law, a member of the Global Agenda Council of the World Economic Forum, and a member of the U.S. Department of State Advisory Committee on Public International Law since 1993. He is a member of the board of editors of the American Journal of International Law, a co-editor in chief of the World Arbitration and Mediation Review, and co-editor in chief of the SSRN International Environmental Law Journal.
He has served as a member of the precedent panel of the U.N. Compensation Commission for claims arising out of the Gulf War, counsel for Ethiopia before the Eritrea-Ethiopia Claims Commission, counsel to the Defender of the Fund for the Marshall Islands Nuclear Claims Tribunal and president of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes Tribunal in the matter of Aguas del Tunari v. The Republic of Bolivia as well as a member of the NAFTA Chapter 11 Arbitration Panels in the matters of Glamis Gold v. The United States and Cargill Industries v. The United States of Mexico.
Co-sponsored by the Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration (CICIA).