When does registration end?
2017/12/03 23:59:59

Registration for the 16th edition of the ELSA Moot Court Competition will close on December 3, 2017

Who are the participants?

Teams participating in EMC2 shall consist of 2 to 4 law students, who are enrolled at a university or law faculty accredited under national law to grant a degree that permits its graduates to enter any legal profession. Every team is allowed to register 2 coaches. We accept one team per university.

Who is in charge of the academic quality?

Academic Board

ELSA International has a pleasure to present the following distinguished WTO law academics as members of the 16th edition of the Academic Board.

Ms. Daniela Gomez Altamirano
Mr. Santiago Wills
Ms. Jan Yves Remy

Mr. Dylan Geraets

Prof. Debra Steger
Prof. Tomer Broude
Mr. Lukasz Gruszczynski
Prof. Henry Gao
Dr. Holger Hestermeyer

Mr. Moody Oluwatobiloba
Dr. Theresa Carpenter
Dr. Lorand Bartels
Prof. Michael Ewing Chow

Mr. Markus Wagner

Prof. Padideh Ala’i
Dr. Gracia Marin Duran
Prof. Andrew Mitchel
Ms. Maria Alcover
Mr. Nicolas Lamp

Dr. Federico Ortino


The Panel consists of world trade law experts willing to be active at the hearings. They are appointed by ELSA International with the supervision of the Academic Board of the competition.

How much does the participation cost?

There are 2 different fees, a registration fee and a participation fee. In addition to that, teams have to bear the costs for the bank transfers.

  • Registration fee

    All teams have to pay a registration fee of 250 Euro to ELSA International. All the teams will receive from ELSA International a team confirmation email and an invoice after the registration deadline.

  • Participation fee for Regional Rounds

    This is a separate fee, which is issued by the respective Regional Round Organizer after the registration deadline. The Regional Round participation fee covers accommodation and food provided for the participants during the round.

  • Participation fee for Final Oral Round

    The teams who advance to the Final Oral Round in Geneva will also have to pay a participation fee for Final Oral Round. The fee is 700 Euro for the whole team. In addition to that, each coach has to pay 150 Euro. Please keep in mind that the fees for the Final Oral Round might be lowered later on. Such a change will be announced here.

Competition materials.