SCMA Maritime Arbitrator Accreditation Programme 2022
14 October 2022

SCMA’s Maritime Arbitrator Accreditation Programme (MAAP) is back! Offered by SCMA and the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb) in conjunction with the SIArb-SCMA Maritime Arbitrator’s Fellowship Course, SCMA’s MAAP will be held IN PERSON on 14 October 2022 and will be instructed by 2 of SCMA’S esteemed arbitration panel members - Mr Andrew Moran QC and Mr Prem Gurbani. SCMA members will enjoy discounted course fees.

[SIArb] Lecture Series “Beyond Arbitration: Global Perspectives” Values and Interests in International Relations
06 September 2022
Mayer Brown Singapore & Zoom (Hybrid)
The lecture will deal with the roles of principles, law and international organisations (collectively ‘values’) in diplomacy and foreign policy, drawing on historical and contemporary examples such as the Balkan wars of 1990s, Rwandan genocide, Ukraine, and Myanmar.
Mediation of Shipping and International Trade Disputes – Singapore’s Role in Maritime Dispute Resolution
31 August 2022

As part of Singapore Convention Week 2022, SCMA's panel will deliberate which option - arbitration, mediation, or arb-med-arb - works best for the shipping and trade sector in view of the increasingly uncertain geo-political environment and risks of disruption to the global supply chain.

[IBA] IBA Maritime and Transport Law Committee Mid-Year Conference: The new world of shipping post-Covid
6 - 8 June 2022
JW Marriott Hotel South Beach, Singapore
A conference presented by the IBA Maritime and Transport Law Committee and supported by the IBA Asia Pacific Regional Forum.  Visit the conference page here: To download a copy of the latest programme, please click “Conference programme” under conference links at the top of the page.


[SIArb event] SIArb Roundtable Discussion on: “How to Make a Career in Arbitration”
02 June 2022
The SIArb Young Practitioners Network is proud to present this roundtable discussion with a distinguished and diverse panel of speakers who will share their experiences and war stories towards establishing a career in arbitration.
[SIArb event] SIArb Webinar: Conflicts of Law in International Arbitration
18 May 2022

The distinguished panel will share their knowledge and practical experience on the subject of Conflicts of Law in International Arbitration. SCMA members enjoy discounted rates to this event. 


Key legal challenges from Digitalization & Decarbonization
06 April 2022
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In line with the Singapore Maritime Week's theme of “Transformation for Growth”, the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (SCMA), will be holding a panel discussion on “Key legal challenges from Digitalization & Decarbonization” talking about some of the changes in law, legislation needed, new challenges and claims, in particular accommodating EEXI, CII and EU ETS regulations in supply chain contracts & charterparties.


[IMSML Event] Speed and Consumption Warranties after The "C Challenger" : Anything Goes ?
05 April 2022
Simon Rainey QC discusses the recent English Court of Appeal decision in the “C CHALLENGER” [2022] EWCA Civ 231 and its effect on speed and consumption warranties given by owners. This event should be of interest to shipowners, charterers, lawyers and other interested commercial parties.
[APIEx event] Single Joint Experts – A New Balance in Singapore’s New Civil Procedure?
29 March 2022

To illuminate concept and share practical tips on the new “common expert” or single joint expert, an expert panel comprising lawyers as well as experts who have acted as SJEs outside Singapore will share their insights and wisdom with attendees. SCMA members enjoy discounted rates to this event. 

[SIArb course] Online International Entry Course (IEC) 2022
22 March 2022

A new edition of SIArb's International Entry Course is now open for registration. Candidates who pass the International Entry Course may, subject to satisfying other relevant criteria, qualify for admission as a Member of SIArb. 

[SIArb event] “You Can’t Re-Open that Question!” - Res Judicata in International Arbitration
09 March 2022

SCMA members enjoy discounted rates to this event. 


Maxwell Conversations: Good Faith in International Arbitration
17 February 2022
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SCMA is pleased to be a supporting organisation of the upcoming Maxwell Conversations, “Good Faith in International Arbitration”, by Maxwell Chambers. 

SCMA Rules 4th Edition
27 January 2022

The 4th edition of SCMA Arbitration Rules has been launched and will apply to all arbitrations commencing on and after 1 January 2022.

In this webinar, the changes to the SCMA Arbitration Rules will be introduced. This will be followed by a discussion on the usability and applicability of the Rules.

[SIArb] Crossing Continents: What Can Singapore and Switzerland Learn From Each Other?
13 January 2022

In this webinar, the panel will compare aspects of arbitration law and practice in the two jurisdictions and ask what lessons Singapore and Switzerland can learn from each other to build on their success and how Singapore can maintain its attractiveness for cases governed by civil law systems. SCMA members enjoy discounted rates to this event.

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