Dispute avoidance and adjudication forum

Breakout - parallel session

Forum for FIDIC adjudicators to discuss the latest global key issues in the disputes arena. 


  • Daduna Kokhreidze, General Counsel, FIDIC
  • John Papworth, FIDIC Certified Adjudicator, International Arbitrator, Mediator and Expert

Joined by
Sarwono Hardjomuljadi, member of FIDIC Board, Indonesia
Martina Hess, member of FIDIC Board, Zambia

Topic I. Use of dispute boards

  • Recent trends and developments in the use of the DBs;
  • How do we evaluate the positive impacts of dispute boards on projects?

Topic II. Issues arising

  • Common issues arising on projects using DBs under FIDIC contracts;
  • Impact of Covid-19, war and emerging inflation on DB activities.

Topic III. Adjudicators

  • Adjudicator’s ethical obligations and competence requirements;
  • Skills required for the dispute board members.

Topic IV. Adjudicators

  • How can we work together to disseminate best practice and increase the capacity of skilled adjudicators.
Location Name
The Fairmont Grand Hotel - Jura ABC
Daduna Kokhreidze Nino Tsaturova Stephane Giraud Roberto Hernandez-Garcia Taner Dedezade Patrizia Palmitessa-Savric Pablo Laorden Simon Longley John Papworth Sarwono Hardjomuljadi Martina Hess
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CEST)
Session Currently Live