Austrian Arbitration Association Bergsten Lecture


"Soft Law in International Commercial Arbitration"



The University of Vienna and the Austrian Arbitration Association (Arb|Aut) cordially invite you to the sixth Bergsten Lecture which takes place annually in the week of the Vis Arbitration Moot finals. The Lecture is held in honour of Professor Eric Bergsten, the "father" of the Vis Arbitration Moot who had organized this event for more than 20 years.

This year's Lecture will be given by Felix Dasser (Homburger, Zurich) who will discuss 


"Soft Law in International Commercial Arbitration".


The Lecture will be followed by a panel discussion chaired by Professor Paul Oberhammer (Faculty of Law, University of Vienna) with Günther Horvath (Freshfields, Vienna; Vienna International Arbitral Centre) and Patricia Shaughnessy (Stockholm University; Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)) as panel speakers.


Due to the size of the venue, admittance will be limited and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.


When: Sunday, 25 March 2018, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: University of Vienna, “Kleiner Festsaal”, Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna