The International ADR Society's Fifth Annual Mediation World Congress

Friday, October 18, 2013 - Saturday, October 19, 2013

Sponsored by the International Academy of Dispute Resolution, The Iowa State Bar Association ADR Section, and Drake Law School

The International ADR Society's Fifth Annual Mediation World Congress
October 18 - 19, 2013
Drake Law School Legal Clinic, 2400 University Ave., Des Moines, IA 50311

For more information, contact Susan Ewing at 515-283-0331 or at
The Iowa State Bar Association is not responsible for registrations for this event.

This year’s Congress has 27 speakers coming from around the world. There are English Barristers coming from London, a Venezuelan lawyer also from London, a Ph.D. professor coming from Dubai, UAE, a Belgium attorney/mediator from Paris, as well as attorneys and professors coming from New York, California, Chicago and Des Moines. It is an array of speakers never before assembled in Des Moines, Iowa. Please plan to attend and support this important event.

Some of the topics include:
• The Importance of Psychology in Mediation
• Women’s Role in Mediation Around the World
• The Future of Arbitration – Good or Bad
• Another Look at Collaborative Divorce
• How to Use Mediation in Your Practice
• Can Mediation and the Courts Complement Each Other
• A Report on Mediation Tournaments Worldwide and their Impact On Our Students
• The Latest in the Use of Technology in Mediation

Additionally, there will be workshops hosted by some of the top mediators in the United States, who can answer any question you have about mediation and its practice.

$175 for attorneys ($150 if registered by October 1, 2013)
$125 for non-attorneys
$15 for students

CLE CREDIT (pending)
16 hours of CLE will be applied for

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