UNIS UN is headed by the senior and junior co-chairs, Noëlla Kalasa and Sophia Duff.

The members of the UNIS-UN Organizing Group are divided into six commissions; each one led by two to four heads in the Executive Committee (EXCOMM).

Visiting Schools

Ellie Smith, Sarah Bertrand, Lucie Blau


Anya Patel, Luna Maki, Minal Mirza


Indira Rao, Femke Teunissen, Sam Blau


Jacob Blau, Claudia Campi


Paula Silvero, Razan Nasser, Eren Levine, Josie Murmann


Anouk Murmann, Tom Mckillop

Preparations for the conference begin a year in advance, and include: finding and researching a contemporary global issue; selecting and inviting speakers; inviting several hundred students from national and international schools around the world and arranging for the majority of their accommodations with UNIS families; selecting students to partake in the conference Student Panel and Debate; and compiling a Working Paper of articles on the conference topic written by members of the UNIS-UN Organizing Committee and then edited by the UNIS-UN Editing Commission.