Conference Information

10 Years of CAD: New Ideas, New Concerns


Columbia Arbitration Day (CAD), the Columbia International Arbitration Association's (CIAA) largest annual event, is one of the premier international arbitration and CLE-accredited conferences in the country, bringing together scholars, practitioners, and students from all over the world for an annual discussion on the challenges that drive the international arbitration community. CAD 2019 will be an all-day conference focusing on cutting-edge issues in both commercial and investment arbitration. Marking the 10th anniversary of CAD, this year’s conference theme is "10 Years of CAD: New Ideas, New Concerns." All information about the conference, including speaker biographies and schedule will be up on the website soon.

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The conference takes place on Friday, March 8, 2019 at the Columbia Law School, Jerome L. Greene Hall.

Tickets can be purchased here.

Price breakdowns are as follows:

Student [$20.00]

Academia/Public Interest Lawyers [$70.00]

Private Sector Professionals (Individuals) [$200.00]

Private Sector Professionals (Under 40) [$70.00]

Private Sector Professionals (Sponsors) [$70.00]


All working sessions and conference materials will be in English.

Travel Arrangements and Visas
Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. It is recommended that you check your visa requirements with your local embassy or consulate. We are unable to dispatch visa invitation letters to support your visa application prior to receipt of your registration form and full registration fees.

Hotel Accommodation
For further information on accommodation please consult the Columbia Visitor Center.