International Mediation Singapore

A premier mediation competition
for international universities

IMSG is the first ever international moot organised in Singapore that focuses on mediation advocacy and mediation.

Organised by SIMI and co-organised by Peacemakers, the event seeks to bring together the best teams from around the world to celebrate a shared passion for mediation, and also to commemorate the signing of the mediation convention on 7th August 2019.

In addition to competing for prizes and awards, there will also be networking receptions and cocktails held throughout all three days. Lunch will be provided for all three days.

Registered and confirmed teams will be invited to attend the afternoon session of the Singapore Convention Signing Ceremony and Conference, a milestone event in mediation history.

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Competition Dates

2 - 4 August 2019

Team Cap

36 Teams

Team Composition

3 - 4 team members

Up to 2 coaches per team

IMSG 2019 Schedule

  • Friday, 2 Aug 2019
  • Registration
    9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  • Welcome Remarks
    9:45 AM - 10:05 AM
  • Keynote speech by Mr Edwin Tong, Senior Minister of State for Law & Health
    10:05 AM - 10:20 AM
  • Tea Break
    10:20 AM - 10:50 AM
  • IMSG Competition Briefing
    10:50 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Lunch
    12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Round 1 - Confidential Preparation Time
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Round 1
    2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Free Time
    4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Registration for Opening Reception
    6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Opening Reception - The Spot Singapore
    7:00 PM - Late
  • Saturday, 3 Aug 2019
  • Registration
    9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Round 2 - Confidential Preparation Time
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Round 2
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Lunch
    12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Round 3 - Confidential Preparation Time
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Round 3
    2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Free Time
    4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Registration for Mid-Event Reception
    6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Mid-Event Reception - NUS Bukit Timah Campus
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Sunday, 4 Aug 2019
  • Registration
    9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Round 4 - Confidential Preparation Time
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Round 4
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Lunch
    12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Round 5 - Confidential Preparation Time
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Round 5
    2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Closing Address
    4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Monday, 5 Aug 2019
  • Registration for Closing Reception
    6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Closing Reception - Intercontinental Hotel Singapore, Bugis
    7:00 PM - Late
  • Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019
  • Singapore Convention Signing Ceremony and Conference
    All participating teams and their respective coaches will have an invite to the afternoon session of this exclusive event.

Additional Information

All university students enrolled in for study in pursuit of an undergraduate or post-graduate degree at any time during 2019 are eligible. The course need not be a legal-only course and can be a double-degree or some other combination offered by the students' tertiary institution.

Competition Venue

IMSG will be held at the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Law.

Venue Information

Download directions to travel to the competition venue here.

Competition Information

For more details about the competition, please visit the Competition Information Page.

Sponsors & Partners

Head to the Organisers, Sponsors and Knowledge Partners Page for information about them.

Sponsorship Opportunities

For information about being a sponsor, head over to the Sponsorship Opportunities Page.

Registration Page

To register a team for the competition, please visit the Registration Page. Spaces are limited!

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