28th Vis Moot
18th Vis East
Who Are We?
We are a non-profit organization comprised of academics, professionals, and students who have a common interest in international trade law and arbitration. The Moot Alumni Association was established in 1997 during the 3rd Willem C. Vis Moot Competition in Vienna.
The MAA organizes conferences, legal training and seminars on international trade law and arbitration, connects its members worldwide, introduces potential opportunities in the fields related to the Vis Moot to its members, provides translations of CISG cases, promotes the Vis Moot competitions and publishes the Vindobona Journal.
The MAA organizes conferences on the occasion of the Vis Moot in Vienna and the Vis East in Hong Kong every year. Our Annual Generations in Arbitration Conference, held in both Hong Kong and Vienna, is the longest-standing conference in both Vis East Hong Kong and Vis Vienna.
The MAA organizes legal training sessions worldwide on various topics in international arbitration and trade law. These training sessions are aimed at providing academics, students, and young professionals, with an opportunity to learn and improve their skills by learning from a well-established and experienced academics and/or professionals.
Through its extensive network, the MAA receives information on a variety of unique opportunities in international arbitration and trade law. Stay tuned through our social media channels to receive news about those opportunities.
The MAA is proud to be responsible for organizing social events connecting members with one another worldwide. In particular, the MAA is responsible for organizing the social activities for the Vis Moots in Vienna and Hong Kong, such as the Welcome Party, the Moot Bar, and the Farewell Party.
The MAA Executive Board.
The MAA is pleased to announce the launch of the 2020-2021 MAA Mentorship Programme, which is scheduled to take place from September 1, 2020 – May 31, 2021.
For more information, please, access the link “Projects”
Please refer to our News section to keep up to date on
opportunities provided or supported by the MAA.
2020/2021 MAA Core Team
If you are interested in being a part of the 2020/2021 MAA Core Team, please submit an application to the MAA Executive Board via email: [email protected] with the subject line: “Application for the 2020/2021 MAA Core Team” by 15 August 2020 (your local time). Applications should include a motivation letter and your most receive curriculum vitae/resume. If you have a particular project/team you wish to be a part of, kindly indicate such interest or special qualifications/relevant experience in your motivation letter. We will strive to review and revert back to all applicants as soon as possible, and in any event, no later than 31 August 2020.
2020 MAA Annual General Meeting
Sunday, 26 April 2020 at 12pm (CEST)