Emerging Issues Conference

Thursday & Friday, March 23 & 24 - Olympia Resort in Ocnomowoc
Online Registration is Closed / Register at Door
 
 
 
Support Documents for Conference Presentations:

Sounding the Depths of Wisconsin’s Mediation Privilege - LaFave

Improvisation and Mediation: Balancing Acts - Balachandra,. Barrett, Bellman, Fisher & Susskind

Mitchell v. American Family Mutual Insurance Company - 371 Wis.2d 759 (2016)

Strategies  for Successful Mediaton with Insurers - Uebelher 

Critical Thinking for Mediators - Kelly

Developing Creativity and Intuition for Resolving Conflicts: The Magic of Improvisation - Gerardi

Improve for Lawers - Novick

Communication Reading List - Sells

 

Emerging Issues Agenda

   

Thursday, March 23, 2017

8:00 am to 9:00 am

Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 am to 10:30 am

Plenary: Mediator Panel/ How Your Background Affects Your Mediation Style

Josie Cusma, Richard Brigham, Cathy Warmington, Bill Biglow

10:30 am to 10:45 am

Break

 10:45 am to 12:15 pm

Workshop A: Improv – Joey Novick

Workshop B: Working With an Interpreter in Mediation – Bruce Goodman

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

 

Lunch

1:15 pm to 2:45 pm

 Workshop C: Improv – Joey Novick  (Repeat of Workshop A)

Workshop D: Strategies for Successful Mediation with Insurers – Crystal Uebelher

2:45 pm to 3:00 pm

Break

3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Presentation:  Mediator’s Use of Critical Thinking– Moira Kelly

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Social and Networking

Friday, March 24, 2017

8:00 am to 9:00 am

Registration and Breakfast

9:00 am to 10:30 am

Plenary:  The Role of Mediation in the Milwaukee Archdiocesan Bankruptcy Case –  
                 Honorable Susan V. Kelley, U.S. Bankruptcy Court - Eastern District of Wisconsin
                 Frank LoCoco, J.D.
                 Lindsey Greenawald, J.D.

10:30 am to 10:45 am

Break

10:45 am to 12:15 pm

Presentation:  How Wisconsin’s Mediation Privilege Protects Confidentiality  – Daniel LaFave

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm to 2:30 pm

Presentation:  How Communication Studies Support Mediation – Allen Sells

2:30 pm

Close

   

Online registration is closed, but you can still register at the door.