This competition is hosted by the international Academy of Dispute Resolution. The team comprises of three members. The competition takes place in March every year at different venues around the world. There are usually upward of 40 teams representing Law Schools from around the world.
During the competition trainees will have an opportunity to mediate a mediation with a mediator from another jurisdiction.
There is a strong educational emphasis in this competition. The competition is usually preceded by several workshops on aspects of mediation.