31st LAWASIA Conference 2018

2-5 November 2018, Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort, Siem Reap, Cambodia

WEBSITE: siemreap2018.com/

THEME: 'New Era for South East Asia'


The Annual Conference will examine a range of topics, including:

  • the Chinese economic and strategic agenda known as the 'Belt & Road';
  • the advent of third party funding in arbitration and its effect on the resolution of environmental disputes in South East Asia;
  • Foreign Direct Investment in developing Asia;
  • tax incentives as a catalyst to economic development in Indochina;
  • disability rights in the ESCAP region;
  • the interests of young lawyers, providing a forum to raise issues of particular concern to the next generation of practitioners;
  • funding the digital economy - the role of financial technology in achieving financial inclusion for sectors of the community in developing countries;
  • impact of climate change on human rights;
  • EU-ASEAN trade agreements;
  • developments in family law disputes in the Asia Pacific region;
  • artificial intelligence and the employment law implications;
  • intellectual property rights in the Indochinese region; and many more.

Please visit the conference website to register and for more information on travel, accommodation and the conference program.