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Winkler/IAM 4th Annual Conference

Program Chair
Vance H. Cooper
Cooper Mediation Inc.

Thursday, May 11, 2017 
9:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
In Person or Webcast

Osgoode Professional Development
1 Dundas St. West, 26th Floor
Toronto, ON
 ONLINE REPLAY  June 15, 2017

Learn from an international faculty of mediation experts how to navigate the complex and nuanced issues arising in today’s mediations

  • It’s not necessarily about the money – recognizing and discerning the cultural interests at play
  • Are the parties there to settle or pursue other agendas?
  • What are the unique skills and tools required to mediate human rights disputes?
  • First Nations disputes – bridging the cultural gap
  • Considerations and implications which may exist beyond the boundaries of the dispute being mediated
  • Sports and entertainment disputes – a different type of diversity
  • Ascertaining if there are absentee decision-makers and what to do when those situations arise