Invitation

The United Nations Society Nuremberg e.V. has the pleasure of inviting you to the upcoming

Bayern Model United Nations

from

February 20th – 22nd 2015 in Neuendettelsau (Bavaria, Germany).

Experience the tense atmosphere in a large committee.

Practice negotiating together with a committee partner.

Enhance your negotiation tactics and presentation skills.

 

bayernMUN is a Model UN conference that offers

  • great facilities
  • challenging topics
  • a competent Chair
  • an environment conducive to professional negotiations.

 

bayernMUN offers a rewarding Model UN experience by allowing you to work and negotiate together with a colleague delegate, representing the diplomatic interest of your chosen country in a large committee. Our competent conference staff will ensure fair and interesting negotiations, always with an open ear for your needs.

  • Effective teamwork with your partner
  • Self-confidence in negotiations with large groups of delegates
  • Routine with the Rules of Procedure
  • Delivering speeches in front of a large committee
  • Enjoying the company of many like-minded students in the same situation as yours

 

For many participants, bayernMUN also serves as a preparatory meeting to the annual National Model United Nations (NMUN) in New York City. Your participation at bayernMUN will enhance your personal experience and your team’s success in New York.

 

Opening Speakers
Will be announced as soon as they have confirmed their participation. Expect great personalities!

 

Registration

You can currently register online. The registration period ends January 31st 2015.
Due to the high number of registrations, available places will be reserved after payment has been received on a first-come, first-served basis.
Participation with a committee partner is highly encouraged, as it will provide you with valuable teamwork experience and practice. In this case, registration of both delegates is necessary.

 

Accommodation
Successful negotiations don’t end with formal debate. That’s why

  • bayernMUN provides excellent hotel accommodation close to the venue
  • We provide breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as snacks and beverages during sessions
  • There will be opportunities to socialize after the official conference hours

 

Fees
bayernMUN operates on a non-profit basis. Costs cover actual expenses.

The fee of 139€ includes participation, conference materials, accommodation, full board, snacks and beverages during sessions!

 

Conference venue
The 2015 bayernMUN conference will be held in Neuendettelsau (near Nuremberg). Accommodations are located close to the conference hall.

 

The provisional agenda of the 2015 bayernMUN is as follows:

  1. Intensification Of Efforts To Eliminate All Forms Of Violence Against Women
  2. Measures To Prevent Terrorists From Acquiring Weapons Of Mass Destruction
  3. The Syrian Refugee Crisis

Background information for these topics is made available to registered participants prior to the conference. To make such a wide variety of topics accessible in a single committee, the bayernMUN conference will be simulating the General Assembly Plenary.

 

Provisional conference schedule
Time for breaks is up to the discretion of the committee.

Friday, February 20th 02:00 pm – 03:30 pm
03:30 pm – 04:30 pm
05:00 pm – 08:00 pm
08:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Check-in and Registration
Opening Ceremony
Committee Session
Delegates Lounge
Saturday, February 21st 09:30 am – 10:00 pm Committee Session
Sunday, February 22nd 09:30 am – 04:00 pm
04:00 pm – 05:00 pm
05:00 pm – 05:30 pm
Committee Session
Closing Ceremony
Farewell and Exchange of Experiences

Dress Code

Please adhere to the dress code and code of conduct of the United Nations. International business attire and diplomatic decorum is mandatory during sessions. The Chair reserves the right to sanction violations of dress code and code of conduct to ensure a smooth and professional conference.

 

Country Assignments

Country assignments are handled by the online tool after you have been successfully registered and your conference fee has been received. First come, first served.

 

Chair Applications, Scholarships, Visa

There is no application procedure for chairs/staff, as the conference is fully staffed by people we know in order to ensure a consistent, high-quality experience for all participants. We can not offer scholarships of any kind, since we do not have any funds other than those necessary for conduct of the conference itself. If you need a visa to travel to Germany, we will offer a letter confirming your participation after all fees have been received. We can offer no further assistance for travel arrangements or the visa application process.

 

If you have any questions concerning bayernMUN, please look at our FAQ (frequently asked questions) first. If your question is not answered there, feel free to contact us at secretariat@bayernmun.org.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to the bayernMUN conference in Neuendettelsau!

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