Shouyu Chong, LLM (National University of Singapore) is a PhD Research Student at the Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London. He was formerly a Research Associate at Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy. He researches on private international law and cross-border dispute resolution mechanisms, including litigation, arbitration and mediation, and has been published internationally. He is funded by the Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, as well as the Society of Construction Law, to research on jurisdiction and arbitration clauses in King’s College London. He continues to research and write extensively on the Singapore Convention on Mediation.