UPCOMING ADR SEMINARS

2017 ADR Technology Series

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Part One
How to Use Audio, Web, and Video Conferencing in ADR

With federal agency offices spread across the United States and around the world, many federal ADR programs have increased their reliance on new technologies as they provide ADR services and training. The panelists will discuss how their agencies use teleconferencing and videoconferencing to provide ADR to national and global clients. The panelists will also share best practices that they have developed, how using these technologies can prevent disputes, and common barriers and appropriate solutions to effectively using these new technologies.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Part Two
Effective Use of Web-based Software, Surveys, and Scheduling Tools to Provide ADR Services

With federal agency offices spread across the United States and around the world, many federal ADR programs have increased their reliance on new technologies as they provide ADR services and training. The panelists will discuss how their agencies use web-based software, surveys, and scheduling tools to provide ADR to their national and global clients. The panelists will also share their best practices, how the use of this technology can prevent disputes, common barriers to effective use of technology, and the methods to overcome these barriers. It is not necessary to have attended Part One of this series.

Panelists:
Daniel Rainey
Chief of Staff, NMB
Margaret Ross
Conflict Resolution Specialist, EPA
Kevin Buffington
Commissioner and Field Technologies Administrator, FMCS

Moderator:
Michael Wolf
Director, CADRO, FLRA

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