The Vis Moot team of the University of Helsinki made it to the 32 rounds (best 32 teams) in this year’s event in Vienna. In total 357 universities took part. In addition, University of Helsinki won the August Debouzy Pre-Moot in Paris and was second in the Bucharest Pre-Moot. In addition, the team participated in the Rome, Riga, Shanghai, Helsinki, Bucharest, White&Case (Paris) and ICC (Paris) Pre-Moots. The team members 2017-2018 were Paulina Bobis, Iris Lampela, Viktor Saavola, Staffan Skult and Lauri Ylönen. The coaches were Santtu Turunen, Henrik Sajakorpi and Lars Mula.
Vis Moot is the biggest moot court competition in the world and a unique learning experience. If you are interested in participating, you are welcome to join us for discussion on what the moot is about and why to participate. The discussion will be based on presentations by co-director of the moot Patrizia Netal and chair of ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR Carita Wallgren-Lindholm. You will also have a chance to meet the coaches of University of Helsinki and alumni mooties.
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