institute for transnational arbitration

Programs & Events

The original mock arbitration and America’s leading international arbitration conference.

The ITA Workshop

Bilingual arbitration mock in Latin American capital cities.

The Americas Workshop

4 annual programs and 3 young arbitrators’ roundtables.

Our ITA Programs

Benefits of Membership

Free registration at Annual or Americas Workshop and discounted attendance at other ITA programs.

Other benefits of membership

Leading arbitrators and arbitration counsel from 20 U.S. states and 35+ countries.

Meet our Members

Free subscription to World Arbitration & Mediation Review and News & Notes.

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Publications & Resources

World Arbitration & Mediation Review, News and Notes, World Trade and Arbitration Materials and OUP Series.

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ITA Arbitration Report (, Scoreboard of Treaty Adherence, ITAFOR, Arbitral Institutions Online Reference Guide, Online Video Library coming soon!

Learn about the Arbitration Report

DVD and USB format videos of ITA workshop mock arbitration with study guides coming to the Online Video Library soon!

Our Video Library

Leadership & Vision

Outstanding international counsel lead programs and working committees.

Meet our Leadership

Leading arbitration academics from around the world, selected by their peers.

Our Academic Council

Americas Initiative Committee and Young Arbitrators Initiative Committee present activities each year.

Our Young Arbitrators Initiative

Welcome to the website of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration’s (ITA) collection of pedagogical resources, one of the world’s leading educational forums in the field of international arbitration.

Through its public programs, scholarly publications and membership activities, the Institute provides advanced continuing education and networking for lawyers, judges, academics, government officials and other professionals concerned with transnational arbitration of commercial and investment disputes. With members and contributors in over 55 countries and 30 U.S. States, the ITA is led and supported by many of the world’s leading companies, arbitrators and arbitration counsel.

The ITA is a division of The Center for American and International Law (CAIL), a nonprofit organization which since 1947 has served lawyers and law enforcement officials from over 135 countries.


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ITA Arbitration Report

Reporting latest developments in over 60 countries via free e-alerts and online at Learn More

World Arbitration and Mediation Review

Articles, commentaries and case notes of high quality addressing current issues in international arbitration and mediation. Learn More