Second AlexandriaU-CRCICA International Vis Pre-Moot and International Commercial Arbitration Conference
Mooting activities are one of the ideal techniques to merge academic studies with practice. Accordingly, CRCICA co-organized and hosted the “Second AlexU-CRCICA Vis Pre-Moot & Conference” during the month of March 2021.
The AlexandriaU-CRCICA Pre-Moot is an international legal education event and a “Sponsor Pre-Moot” for the international long-standing moot competitions of “the Willem C. Vis and the Willem C. Vis East International Commercial Arbitration Moots”, which are held annually in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong SAR, respectively.
This event targets to assemble law students from different universities, enhance their capabilities, thereby equipping them in order to be able to meet the market demands to promote mutual understanding within the legal communities and facilitates the exchange of knowledge.
The Annual AlexU-CRCICA Conference addressed “The International Conference on International Commercial Arbitration and International Trade Law” which was held on Friday 26 March 2021 in a hybrid form, and it was broadcasted live on different social media platforms focused on the fields of International Commercial Arbitration and International Trade Law.
The conference was sponsored by Matouk Bassiouny & Hennawy Law Firm; Shahid Law Firm; and El Dib Advocates Law Firm.
The following eminent institutions were the Strategic Partners (in alphabetical order):
The African Arbitration Association (AfAA);
The Center for International Legal Education at the University of Pittsburgh (CILE); The Commercial Law Development Program at the U.S. Department of Commerce (CLDP);
The Egypt Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb - Egypt) and;
The Moot Alumni Association of the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (MAA).