Annually Moscow Pre-Moot is preceded by the Conference focused on the procedural issues raised by Willem C.Vis Moot organizers in particular year. In 2018 the Conference was devoted to “Battle of forms and Conformity under the CISG and Challenge of arbitrators”, in 2017 — to “Commencement of arbitration and security for costs”, in 2016 — to “Document Production and Recovery of Damages”, in 2015 – to “Emergency Proceedings in International Arbitration”, in 2014 – to “Complex Arbitrations: Consolidation of Claims and Related Issues”, in 2013 – to “Witness evidence in Arbitration”, in 2012 – to “Corruption allegations in International Commercial Arbitration”.

In the course of the Conference a panel of distinguished guests shares their knowledge and expertise in the field with the participants of Willem C.Vis Moot and addresses questions from the audience. Each conference is devoted to issues raised by Willem C Vis Organizers, as well as to discussion “How to succeed in Vienna” where experienced lawyers and arbitrators give to the participants the tips on performance and reveal true reasons behind giving grades.

Further information about the Conference for 10th Moscow Pre-Moot will be provided in December 2018.

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The event is held in English. Participation is free of charge.