Martin Polaine gave a presentation by video link on the 'Advantages & Disadvantages of Mediation in State-Investor Disputes' for the International Dispute Resolution Master class being held at the University of International Business and Economics, Hui Bin Bei Lu Beijing, Beijing Shi, 100096 China from 23 - 27 October. The intense week-long master class is aimed at lawyers, arbitrators and cross border trading companies and merchants who need to understand prevalent international principles and best practices in international commercial and investment arbitration and mediation. The event has been organised by Dr Fan Yang, the Director of the Academy.

The International Dispute Resolution Academy (IDRA) was established in Hong Kong and incorporated in the UK. It is dedicated to providing a wide range of individuals across the globe with access to educational resources in the areas of international contracts and dispute resolution. The IDRA's mission is to support and complement the goals of its global partners by facilitating the delivery of professional training courses on international arbitration and dispute resolution in China and other emerging markets in Asia and across the globe. Dr. Michael Hwang SC is the President of the IDRA and Gary Born serves as the Head of the Faculty. Other honorary and founding faculty members include Professor Wang Guiguo, Professor Neil Andrews, Professor Dr. Maxi Scherer, Anthony Houghton SC, Albert Monichino QC, Steven Finizio, Peter R. Day and Ariel Ye.

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International Dispute Resolution Academy (IDR Academy)

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