The ideal WIA Committee member must satisfy the following conditions:
The ideal WIA Executive Committee member must satisfy the following conditions:
If you are interested in joining a dynamic and creative Committee committed to the promotion of women in arbitration and related area with your peers in the Mainland and abroad, please click "Register" to upload the following information by 17 June 2022:
If you are not contacted by mid-July 2022, you may assume that your application has not been successful.
仲裁女性俱乐部（Women in Arbitration, WIA）由香港国际仲裁中心于2018年2月倡议发起。该倡议致力于促进女性在国际仲裁及国内相关领域的发展。WIA通过举办各类活动和研讨会提供平台供从业者思考和探讨当前热点话题，发展网络和业务关系，并培养下一代的领先女性从业者。
Women in Arbitration ("WIA") was launched by Hong Kong International Arbitration Center in February 2018. The initiative is committed to the promotion and success of female practitioners in arbitration and related areas. WIA provides a forum for members to consider and discuss current topics, grow networks and business relationships, and develop the next generation of leading female practitioners.
What is WIA Committee?
The responsibilities of the WIA Committee include developing and shaping policies, organizing activities to strengthen and promote gender equality, diversity, and inclusion in arbitration and related areas in China. WIA's Committee members come from all parts of the world with a view to expand the WIA's scope of influence. The Executive Committee will work and cooperate with the Committee in respect of the implementation of policies and the organisation of activities.
WIA合作过的合作伙伴有ArbitralWomen、Arbitrator Intelligence、商法、中国青年仲裁小组、CLECSS、Equal Representation in Arbitration、Rising Arbitrators Initiative、HKIAC、HK45、Cortex Capital Limited、海问律师事务所、ALSTON & BIRD、Pagegroup、KA VA LAN上海女企业家商会、金茂酒店、达辉律师事务所、高伟绅律师事务所、竞天公诚律师事务所、天同律师事务所中国国际经济贸易仲裁委员会，深圳国际仲裁院、万邦法律、中伦律师事务所、国枫律师事务所、锦天城律师事务所、上海仲裁委员会、上海国际仲裁中心、上海市女律师联谊会、方达律师事务所、香港德辅大律师事务所、金杜律师事务所、史密夫斐尔律师事务所、金律良言、律新社、智合、上海第一财经公益基金会BePink、法嘉，LEB法务平台、南京仲裁委员会、海南国际仲裁院、浙江省律师协会女律师工作委员会、江苏省律师协会女律师工作委员会、南京市律师协会女律师工作委员会。
Since its launch in February 2018, WIA has organised events in Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong and Shenzhen .
Activities include roundtable discussions, debates, and social events covering technical topics relating to arbitration, as well as subjects addressing professional and personal development, arbitration in Intellectual Property dispute, the appointment of arbitrator, deliberation, and virtual advocacy.
WIA has worked with institutions include ArbitralWomen, Arbitrator Intelligence, CLECSS, Cortex Capital Limited, Equal Representation in Arbitration, HK45, Shanghai Federation of Industry and Commerce Women Entrepreneurs, Pagegroup, Rising Arbitrators Initiative, BePink, CYAG, Benchmark Chambers International & Benchmark International Mediation Center, Permanent Forum of China Construction Law, Shenzhen Women's Chamber of Commerce, China Academy of Arbitration Law, China University of Political Science and Law China Arbitration Institute; All Laws Available, CBLJ, Intelligeast, Jinlvliangyan, LAWPLUS, LEB, Legal Vision; CIETAC, HKIAC, HNAC, NAC, SCIA, SHAC, SHIAC.
The supporting law firms include Clifford Chance, DaHui, Des Voeux Chambers, Fangda, Grandway, Haiwen, Herbert Smith Freehills, Huamao & Guigu, Hui Zhong, Jingtian & Gongcheng, King & Wood Mallesons, Tian Tong and Zhong Lun.
For more information on WIA events, please click here.
We look forward to working with the new Committee Members in launching other Task Force to collaborate on the development and success of women in arbitration and related area.