The International Congress of Maritime Arbitrators (ICMA), held in Copenhagen from September 25th – 29th, 2017 and hosted by the Danish Institute of Arbitration, offers maritime arbitrators and lawyers a unique opportunity to examine and discuss the most important issues currently affecting maritime law and the greater shipping industry.

Directors JJ McIntyre, Peter Koh and Peter Swanson are in attendance representing the Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association. In addition to functioning as a forum for discussion and showcasing compelling papers within the field, ICMA also provides delegates with the chance to connect socially and network with international colleagues.




International Congress of Maritime Arbitrators

The Vancouver Maritime Arbitrators Association, (VMAA), is pleased to participate in the International Congress of Maritime Arbitrators Conference, held every two years to provide a forum for maritime arbitrators and lawyers from around the world. VMAA was pleased to play host to ICMA members in 2012 for the 18th conference.

The next ICMA (ICMA XX) will take place in Copenhagen in September 2017. Hosted by the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the five-day conference is expected to draw around 300 delegates.

For more information: ICMA – Next Conference

For general information about ICMA, please visit: http://www.icmaweb.com/