Past IAM Conferences
Please find the speaker presentations from the International Academy of Mediators 2012 Fall conference in Cambridge, MA below. You may click each of the links to view the presentations.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Robert H. Mnookin - Caucus Considerations: Questionable or Indispensable?
David Hoffman - Building Bridges: The Use of Caucusing in Mediation
Eric Green - Mediating Mega-Cases: Lessons from Microsoft, Credit Cards, NFL Stadiums, Enron and the 2007-2008 Financial Crisis
Guhan Subramanian - Strategic Negotiations: The K-Dow Joint Venture Study
Colin Rule - The Future of Online Dispute Resolution
Friday, October 12, 2012
Robert Bordone - Building the Mediator's Toolkit: Skills of Diagnosis and Design
Sheila Heen - Pull: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback, Even When It's Off-Base, Unfair, Poorly Delivered, and Frankly, You're Not in the Mood (Presentation not available, please see suggested readings and resources below)
Shel Silverstein poem - "Don't Change on My Account"
In his posthumous anthology: Everything On It
Individual differences in both positive feedback sustain (6 seconds vs. 6 weeks) and negative recovery (called "resilience") of up to 3000% comes from the new book: Richard J. Davidson with Sharon Begley, "The Emotional Life of Your Brain" Hudson Street Press, 2012.
Saturday, October 13, 2012Carol Liebman & Carlton Long - Co-Mediation and Diversity Issues: A Case Study of the Student Strike at Columbia University Over Including Ethnic Studies in the Curriculum
Top Takeaways from Harvard 2012