27th Annual OMA Fall Conference
Polarization. Conversation. Integration.
Ambridge Event Center
1333 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Portland, OR
November 1 - 2, 2013
The conference is designed for mediators, attorneys, students, educators, ADR practitioners, human resource professionals, counselors, social workers, and others interested in conflict management and resolution.
Now accepting workshop proposals. Click here to access the Request For Proposals information document. Click here for the required online submission form.
OMA is pleased to welcome Susan L. Podziba
as our Conference Keynote Speaker.
Susan L. Podziba is the Founder and Principal of Podziba Policy Mediation. She has designed and mediated scores of cases across the policy spectrum including international relations, governance, environment and natural resources, land use and development, transportation, security, labor standards, public health, and education. Her clients have included the U.S. Departments of Commerce, Defense, Education, Energy, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, Labor, and Transportation, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Institute of Peace, and the United Nations.
Ms. Podziba is author of Civic Fusion: Mediating Polarized Public Disputes (2012)