The establishment of the IMI will help create international standards for mediators, a critical step towards enhancing the professional level of international mediation. We congratulate the founding members for taking this step forward.

Wang Hong Song

Wang Hong Song

 

Beijing Arbitration Commission
Secretary-General

Mrs. Hongsong Wang is Secretary-General of the Beijing Arbitration Commission, Standing Director of Chinese Society of International Law and Vice-President of Chinese Society of International Private Law, as well as the visiting professor of China Foreign Affairs University, Central University of Finance and Economics. She is also acting as the vice president of the Asia Pacific Regional Arbitration Group (APRAG).

As a duly licensed PRC lawyer with a Bachelor's degree in economics from Beijing Economics College along with a Master of Law degree from the University of International Business and Economics, Mrs. Wang had acted as vice-director, director and research fellow in the Beijing Municipal Government from 1982 to 1995 in the Municipal Legal Affairs Office. During this time, she was mainly charged with the drafting and review of a broad range of legislation in economic and scientific technology fields and the review of administrative lawsuits. She was responsible for the drafting and review of dozens of local legislation and regulations and later assumed responsibility for directing many administrative review authorities in the Beijing Municipality in conducts of administrative review proceedings. She had also organized and directed the training and exchange of experiences among the administrative institutions in administrative lawsuits and administrative review