08 December
  Welcome Dinner and Tour of Duivenvoorde Castle
Join us for a special evening! The castle will be decked out in Christmas decorations, and guides will take guests on a candlelight tour, followed by dinner in the Marotzaal ballroom of the castle. Delegates and guests are welcome, separate registration required.  
09 December  
8:30 - 9:00 Registration and Morning Coffee
9:00 - 9:30

Opening of conference; Welcome Address; Introduction to DRBF 

Arent van Wassenaer, Conference Chair and DRBF Representative for The Netherlands
Giovanni Di Folco, President, DRBF Region 2 Board of Directors 

9:30 - 10:30

The A of Avoidance: Setting up the DB
Introduction to Dispute Board Best Practice

Leo Grutters, Dispute Board Member and Past President DRBF Region 2 Board of Directors 
Tobias Voigt, Managing Partner, Carneades Legal and Chairman of the Offshore Dispute Resolution Committee (ODRC) 
Carlo Ottaviano, LL.M., Director and General Counsel, Legal Affairs, Tennet


10:30 - 11:30

A View from Above - Learning from DBs in the Nordics

Geir Frøholm, Legal Counsel Consto AS, Norway
Anette Kavaleff, Lawyer, Kavaleff Consulting, Finland
Natalia Petrik, Deputy Secretary General, The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

11:30 - 11:45 Break
11:45 - 12:15

The Belgian way: Applying Dispute Boards and Other ADR Techniques for Belgian Construction Projects

Arent van Wassenaer, Owner, The Faithful Goose and DRBF Representative for The Netherlands

Rony Vermeersch, Projects and Energy Partner, Stibbe

12:15 - 13:00

DRBF Toolkit for Complex PPP Projects

Kurt Dettman, Chair, DRBF PPP Task Force

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:45

Getting to the Nucleus of it All - DBs for the Nuclear Sector

Murray Armes, Sense Studio a J.S. Held Company

14:45 - 15:30

No More Delays! DBs in Airport Construction

Sean Gibbs, Hanscomb Intercontinental Ltd.

Paul Battrick, Quantum Expert, Diales
Giovanni Di Folco, President, Techno Engineering and Assoc. 

15:30 - 15:45 Break
15:45 - 16:45

DBs for the Public Private Good - DBs for the Offshore Wind Sector

Sebastian Hoek, Partner, Kanzlei Dr. Hoek, Stieglmeier & Kollegen
Nicholas Rigby, Expert Witness and Dispute Director, NRG Management Consultancy

16:45 - 17:15

The Truth Behind the Dykes - Future of DBs in The Netherlands

Arent van Wassenaer, Owner, The Faithful Goose and DRBF Representative for The Netherlands
Stan Putter, Partner HBN Law, Chair Dutch Arbitration Association

17:15 - 17:30 Closing Remarks