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October 4-6, 2023 – Sponsor and Co-Presenter  
ACR 2023.  Conflict Resolution: Collaboration the New Normal? (Arlington, VA, in-person and virtual)

“The Role of Technology in Mediation: Understanding Attitudes and Practices Among Mediators” (Gary Doernhoefer and Mnotho Ngcobo, Virtual)


“Robot Mediator, Avatars, and AI as a New Tool: A Reality Check on Current and Future Dispute Resolution Technology and Collaboration. (Yeju Choi, Gary Doernhoefer, and Paula Plaza, In-Person)

More information…

October 6-7 (in-person) and 9-13 (virtual), 2023  
Virginia Mediation Network Annual Conference – Co-Presenter and Sponsor

“A benchmark study for technology tools for the dispute resolution practitioner: Who is using what tech, and how do we feel about it?” (Gary Doernhoefer and Mnotho Ngcobo) Oct. 11, 4:30 PM EST, online.  More information…

October 16-20, 2023 – Sponsor
ADR Week at ASU

We are delighted to sponsor this terrific program of events for our ADR Notable Training Partner, the Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.  More information…

October 18-19, 2023 – Sponsor
ABA Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute (Virtual)

See this special information for participants in the Institute.

October 26, 2023 – Presenter
OACA Fall Conference (Covington, KY)

“All Rise. The Robot Will Hear You Now: An Update on Technology in Dispute Resolution.” (Gary Doernhoefer)

October 25-27, 2023 – Sponsor
APFM Annual Conference: Mediating in an Increasingly Diverse World (Virtual)

More information…

October 28, 2023 – Co-Presenter & Sponsor
SCMA Annual Fall Conference (Pepperdine)

“How do I Get Started?  A Step-by-Step Guide for New Practitioners” (Gary Doernhoefer, Kristyn Carmichael, and Jessica Wright)  More information…

November 2-3, 2023 – Presenter & Sponsor
ADRIC Annual National Conference (Halifax)

More information…

November 14, 2023 – Presenter
District of Columbia Superior Court, Multi-Door Dispute Resolution Division (invitation only)

Robot Mediators? A Reality Check on Technology and Dispute Resolution.

Past Events

September 18, 2023 – Sponsor  
The Canadian Bar Association Law Series: “Choosing an Arbitral Procedure that Suits Your Case” (online)

“One benefit of arbitration is touted to be the flexibility of process, yet often we see stock-standard procedural orders and timetables rolled out from case to case…”  More information…

September 8, 2023 – Presenter
The Texas Mediation Trainer Roundtable “Hour of Power” Presentation (online; members only)
July 17, 2023 – Presenter
Virginia Mediation Network Webinar

“Robot Mediators? A Reality Check on Dispute Resolution Technology”

May 31 – June 3, 2023 – Sponsor
AFCC 60th Anniversary Conference

In Los Angeles, California.

May 30 – June 2, 2023 – Presenter
Association for Conflict Resolution, Greater New York Chapter

On-line.  “The Role of Technology in Mediation: Understanding Attitudes and Practices among Mediators” by Mnotho Ngcobo and Gary Doernhoefer.  Wednesday, May 31, at 1:40 PM EST.  More information…

May 19-20, 2023 – Sponsor
Southern California Family Mediation Institute

In Newport Beach, California.  More information…

May 10-13, 2023 – Presenter and Sponsor
ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Spring Conference

In Las Vegas, Nevada. Come to the Legal Educators’ Resource Share on May 10 at 4:30.  We’ve got a fun announcement to share!  More information…

May 8, 2023 – Presenter
ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center

Getting started with ADR Notable to manage your practice and your cases. More information…

April 18-19, 2023 – Presenter
Artificial Intelligence and Mediation Online Conference

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March 29, 2023 – Presenter
“How to Instantly Upgrade Your Practice with Technology:  A two-part Series” with Susan Guthrie and Gary Doernhoefer (Parts 1 and 2) 

The Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce.  More information…

March 24-25, 2023 – Sponsor
Texas Association of Mediators (TAM) Annual Conference.  More information
February 15, 2023 – Presenter
Women in Dispute Resolution Practice-Building Lunch. “Dispute Resolution Technology:  Today and Tomorrow”
February 7, 2023 – Presenter
Mediation Training Institute Webinar:  “Using Technology to Streamline Your Practice”
February 7, 2023 – Presenter
Careers in Dispute Resolution at Grinnell College
January 26, 2023 – Presenter
Texas Association of Mediators TAM Talk
January 10-12, 2023 – Presenter
Mediation Training Institute Conflict Resolution Conference
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ADR Notable to Offer Dispute Resolution Platform Free of Charge to Law School ADR Programs

May 10, 2023:  A technology solution for use in law school classrooms and clinics to streamline processes, enhance security, and introduce tomorrow’s dispute resolution professionals to mediation technology.

Resolving Differences with Fairness and Dignity:  Grinnell College Students Explore Careers in Dispute Resolution

Feb. 3, 2023:  The second in a three-part program for students to learn more about managing and transforming conflict in today’s world.

ADR Notable and CalendarHero Partner to Solve Group Scheduling for Dispute Resolution Professionals

Jan. 2023:  ADR Notable eliminates the scheduling back-and-forth between multiple parties, saving administrative time, effort and frustration

ADR Notable Partners with the National Association for Community Mediation to Support its Members and Mission

ADR Notable and NAFCM partner to support community mediation and its practitioners.

The Mediation Training Institute and ADR Notable Collaborate with Innovative Technology to Enhance Workplace Conflict Management Training

ADR Notable and MTI partner to enhance workplace mediation and conflict management training.

ADR Notable Founder and CEO Named a Top 20 Legal Tech CEO of 2021

Gary Doernhoefer recognized for technology innovations to support dispute resolutions services.

ADR Notable Launched to Help Mediators

ADR Notable, the first-of-its-kind legal tech software platform, helps mediators, arbitrators, and other dispute resolution professionals at all stages of the mediation process.

Columbus Legal Tech Startup ADR Notable Launched to Help Mediators

Four Columbus area firms helped launch the newe entry into the Columbus tech market

ADR Notable Named Emerging Legal Technology Leader by The National Law Journal

Company recognized for being first to bring purpose-built technology into the mediation room