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  • ACR-GNY - Roundtable Breakfast - Creating Collaboration in the Work Place
    Collaboration in the Work Place Dian Killian During this hands on and experiential session learn about the Collaborative Communication process also known as compassionate or Nonviolent Communication while exploring a challenging situation at work and what matters most on a core level in resolving it Dian will also share her experiences in fostering collaboration in the workplace including at large NGOs such as the UN Development Program and Fortune 500 companies as well as research conducted by Merck Inc on the impact of Collaborative Communication training on team morale and effectiveness Dian Killian Ph D is a Certified Trainer with the international Center for Nonviolent Communication CNVC a certified executive and life coach and founder and former director of The Center for Collaborative Communication She also is co author of two books Connecting Across Differences A Guide to Compassionate Nonviolent Communication and Urban Empathy True Life Adventures of Compassion on the Streets of NY As President of Work Collaboratively she and her team shares Collaborative Communication with organizations groups and individuals She designs and leads transformative communication trainings in the US Europe and Asia for diverse organizations including large NGOs multinationals non profits and Fortune 100 companies Her clients have

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-725148 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - Roundtable Breakfast - Death, Dying and Conflict Resolution
    event is free and open to anyone interested in the topic Please register in order to attend Registration is closed The Association for Conflict Resolution of Greater New York and The CUNY Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College present Monthly NYC DR Roundtable Breakfast PLEASE NOTE THIS BREAKFAST WILL BE HELD ON JULY 11 DUE TO THE 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY Death Dying and Conflict Resolution Using Story Telling to Transform Relationships Jane Hughes Gignoux This Roundtable presentation will focus on how people change their stories and therefore their perceptions about death and dying In her forthcoming book An Insistence on Life Releasing Fear of Death to Fully Live Gignoux refutes the commonly held though scientifically disputed dualistic world view where life is based solely on competition where when one person or theory wins the other must necessarily lose Her book provides stories drawn from her 30 years experience about how the fear of death motivates too many of our everyday decisions As a storyteller Gignoux is a firm believer that while you cannot change what happened you can change the story Come hear how when people change their stories they change their life perceptions their interactions and their

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-709363 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - ACR-GNY Annual Conference 2013
    staff and volunteers Please contact your organization to obtain a registration code CDRC Volunteer registration rates reduced or offset by grant from the NYS Office of Court Administrations ADR Office I Presenter attending other conference workshops and events Variable This rate is for conference presenters who are attending other workshops and the luncheon To qualify for this rate please send a request to conference acrgny org J Presenter not attending other conference events Variable This registration fee is reserved for presenters who are not attending other conference events workshops luncheon wine reception L Award Lunch Only after June 10 60 00 USD This fee is reserved for anyone who would like to attend the award lunch but does not wish to attend the conference N Volunteer Variable This rate is reserved for volunteers O Scholarship variable Variable This option is for registrants claiming financial hardship and seeking a scholarship to be provided by individual anonymous donors Please pay what you can by using the Contribution section of the registration form and the individual donors will make up the balance of your registration fee T 1 Lobby Table 200 00 USD This code is for a lobby table sponsor T 2 Shared Lobby Table 50 00 USD Thank you for registering We look forward to seeing you at the conference Registration is closed presents 12th Annual Conference Co sponsored by the Benjamin N Cardozo School of Law 55 Fifth Avenue New York NY 10003 map Keynote Speaker Farah Pandith U S Department of State Honoring ACR GNY s 2013 ADR Achievement Recipients Chiann Bao Secretary General Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre Please join us at ACR GNY s 12th Annual Conference Spend the day learning and participating in resourceful workshops and training sessions meeting and sharing ideas with other mediators arbitrators

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-659276 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - Roundtable Breakfast - Peacemaking After Deadly Conflict
    open to anyone interested in the topic Please register in order to attend Registration is closed The Association for Conflict Resolution of Greater New York and The CUNY Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College present Monthly NYC DR Roundtable Breakfast Peacemaking after Deadly Conflict Healing and Reconciliation in Rwanda Burundi and Kenya Dave Zarembka Are revenge hatred and another round of violence the only possibilities after deadly conflict Can healing and reconciliation between enemies occur This talk will describe how the Alternatives to Violence Project AVP is used to bring all sides of a conflict back together From the AVP program the Rwandans and Burundians have developed another program Healing and Rebuilding Our Communities HROC to deal specifically with personal and community trauma This program together with listening workshops mediation inter community dialogue will also be described What are the difficulties How successful are they Can they be used elsewhere These programs are all supported by the African Great Lakes Initiative of the Friends Peace Teams David Zarembka graduated with a Bachelors Degree cum laude in African History from Harvard University and obtained a Masters degree in International and Development Education form the University of Pittsburgh He has forty

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-688307 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - Hands-on Blogging Workshop
    will take you through the steps of setting up your own Wordpress blog and publishing your own article during the workshop bring your finalized article ACR GNY members will also be able to publish their articles on the acrgny org website You will also learn best practices of making your blogs engaging learn about comments forwards shares social media Likes and Google search engine optimization Bio Vikram Rajan In addition to his AICPA marketing columns and CLE credit advertising ethics seminars Vikram Rajan is the founder of Practice Marketing Inc and its Internet word of mouth referral marketing service phoneBlogger net Vik serves as a Practice Marketing Advisor for CPAs attorneys and related professionals He helps to develop and implement Marketing Action Plans MAPs within his clients codes of ethics and compliance obligations Adding to his roster of speaking engagements Vikram and his partner were the Opening Panelists for the New York City Bar Association s Small Law Firm Symposium in November 2012 Vik s book 365 Marketing Thumb rules Daily Reminders for Rainmakers has received praise from over 15 organization leaders within the legal accounting financial services and real estate professions Vik s marketing column premiered in the largest publication for accountants in Fall 2009 the AICPA s CPA Insider was the most popular column in July 2011 and has been republished by the Journal of Accountancy AICPA His marketing columns have also appeared in the New York Real Estate Journal Financial Advisor magazine Long Island Business News Dominican Times magazine Times Ledger newspapers Personal Branding magazine and more Vik has taught classes for the Fashion Institute of Technology and has been invited by C W Post Long Island University Vik has also been quoted by the Wall Street Journal s Startup Journal Entrepreneurship magazine Channel Pro and more

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-618982 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - Roundtable Breakfast - Mediator Ethics: 'no view from nowhere'?
    and The CUNY Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College present Monthly NYC DR Roundtable Breakfast Barbara Wilson PhD Mediator Ethics no view from nowhere Mediator ethics have been discussed numerous times especially within the legal canon A gathering to debate ethics risks turning into anything from a snoozefest to heated argument and polarization Well worn topics include the purpose and extent of the mediator s role impartiality neutrality and mediation s relationship to the law and due process to mention a few Attempts to guide or regulate practice through codes of conduct can be problematic and even contradictory Ethical practice is about what to do when how and why Every question we ask and every intervention we make as ADR practitioners has philosophical foundations however unexamined This informal session will invite exploration of some of the deeper beliefs underpinning various mediation models and practices and why there is no view from nowhere Barbara Wilson PhD became a mediator in 1990 following a career in the civil family and criminal courts She mediates family and workplace disputes in the south of England and London and is approved by the Legal Services Commission to provide publicly funded family mediation Barbara is

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-674830 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - ACR-GNY Annual Meeting with Special Presentation
    officers for the upcoming year and hear from prolific speaker and author Dr Kerry Sulkowicz who will be presenting Putting Mediation on the Couch A Shrink s Reflections on Mediation and Leadership The following individuals are STANDING FOR ELECTION Denise Shaw Esq President Elect James Rhodes Esq Vice President Strategic Planning Rita Callahan Vice President Membership Lisa Cohen Esq Treasurer James Berger Esq Director at Large Gail Davis Esq Director at Large Alex Yaroslavsky Director at Large The following Board Members continue their terms NOT up for re election Elizabeth Clemants President Lisa Cohen Esq Treasurer Mary Jo Eyster Esq Secretary Charles Newman Esq Director at Large Jeff Thompson Director at Large Sheila Sproule J D Immediate Past President Frank J Scardilli Esq Honorary Life Time Board Member Please note If you are unable to attend this annual meeting and wish to vote please use this link ACR GNY 2013 Slate to download the bios and a proxy which should be submitted to maryjo eyster acrgny org We look forward to seeing you there Please join us as Dr Kerry Sulkowicz a confidant to business and political leaders worldwide and an authority on the psychology of leadership and organizations speaks to us on a psychologist and leadership consultant s views on the place for leadership in mediation A psychiatrist and psychoanalyst by training and a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at NYU School of Medicine Dr Sulkowicz is one of the nation s leading corporate psychoanalysts and psychiatrists and advises CEOs corporate directors and other business leaders in some of the world s most successful corporations A regular columnist for Business Week magazine from 2006 to 2009 Dr Sulkowicz wrote the monthly Analyze This column on the psychology of business He is frequently cited in the press including The New York

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-654782 (2016-02-12)
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  • ACR-GNY - Roundtable Breakfast - IDENTIFYING GOOD AND BAD MEDIATION PRACTICE
    The CUNY Dispute Resolution Consortium at John Jay College present Monthly NYC DR Roundtable Breakfast IDENTIFYING GOOD AND BAD MEDIATION PRACTICE Professor Elizabeth Stokoe THURSDAY APRIL 4 2013 This workshop which was postponed in November due to extreme weather will focus on overcoming barriers to mediation We will look mostly at the interaction between mediators and potential client in intake calls that is the very first conversation between a member of the public and a mediator We will see how different mediators explain mediation in ways that work and do not work We will also examine different ways of constructing solution focused questions offering mediation and how clients typically respond Finally we will scrutinize the notion of impartiality and look at the ways mediators encourage or discourage potential clients from engaging with mediation The workshop will provide mediators with a rare opportunity to scrutinize actual mediation practice in fine grained detail and to reflect on and discern good and bad practice PROFESSOR ELIZABETH STOKOE has been involved with UK mediation services since 1997 studying mediation practice via audio recordings of both intake calls between members of the public before they are clients and call takers as well as recordings of

    Original URL path: http://www.acrgny.org/event-654466 (2016-02-12)
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