The Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution is pleased to announce the 2018 JDR Symposium:
Communication in Crisis: Implementing ADR Strategies in Times of Civil Unrest.
This topic will delve into the ways in which alternative dispute resolution techniques can be utilized during periods of civil unrest. Since a peaceful resolution is the goal, ADR tactics from the fields of mediation, conflict resolution, and negotiation can help further the resolution process.
The symposium will focus on the way in which alternative dispute resolution tactics can be employed by individuals during times of civil unrest. It will explore civil unrest through a variety of scholarly backgrounds including crisis communication, conflict resolution, mediation, negotiation, etc. These topics will be dissected by learning the ways in which ADR tactics are utilized and influenced by various fields to understand the issues behind civil unrest, the interests of the parties involved, and to ultimately reach a peaceful resolution.
Date: Friday, November 9, 2018
Location: Barrister Club, 25 West 11th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201
CLE Credits: 4.5 credits total (2.5 APR credits and 2 general credits)
Accommodations: Please visit the University Hospitality District’s website to browse hotels. Please feel free to choose a hotel using the link below: http://www.uhdcolumbus.com/hotels.html
Symposium Agenda : Please check back for more details to come.