Past Event

CCSI's Fall 2023 Int'l Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series

October 18, 2023 - November 28, 2023
10:00 AM
Please join the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment for our annual International Investment Law and Policy Speaker Series beginning October 18th. The virtual series focuses on the perspective of policymakers on central topics in investment law and policy. The series is sponsored by Arnold & Porter, with media sponsor TDM.
Please see below for the schedule and registration links. Check our website event page for more details.
Registration is free but required. (There will be a separate link to register for each event in the series). 

October 18, 2023, 10:00am-11:00am EST  ***Register for this event*** 

"Beyond Economics: The DCF Method Applied to ISDS"


Juan Carlos Boué, Counsel, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt and Mosle LLP

Martins Paparinskis, Professor of Public International Law, University College London

Erica Thompson, Associate Professor of Modelling for Decision Making, University College London

Moderator: Kabir Duggal, Lecturer in Law, Columbia Law School; Senior Fellow, CCSI; Senior International Arbitration Advisor, Arnold & Porter

November 8, 2023, 10:00am-11:00am EST  ***Register for this event***

"Impact of Foreign Investment Projects and Disputes on Local Communities"


Alexandra Guaqueta, Global Service Lead, Social Impact & Human Rights, ERM: Environmental Resources Management

Jennifer Moore, Associate Fellow, Global Economy, Institute for Policy Studies

Ibironke Odumosu-Ayanu, Professor, University of Saskatchewan, College of Law

Moderator: Ladan Mehranvar, Senior Legal Researcher, CCSI

November 28, 2023, 9:00am-10:00am EST ***Register for this event***

"The Reform and Role of ISDS in the Legalization and Legitimacy of the Investment Treaty Regime"


Chen Yu, Assistant Professor, City University of Hong Kong, School of Law

Catharine Titi, Research Associate Professor, French National Centre for Scientific Research, University Paris-Panthéon-Assas 

Third Speaker, TBD


Contact Information

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment