Please submit your proposal(s) using the form provided above. To be considered for the conference, you must submit your proposal by October 31, 2017.
As in recent years, the conference will be held on a Thursday and Friday. New this year is the format of two three-quarter days to accommodate travel to and from Seattle.
We expect more than 300 attendees from a diverse array of professional backgrounds, including dispute resolution professionals, lawyers of all practice levels, law students, human resources management professionals, and insurance claims representatives. Creative, cutting-edge proposals are strongly encouraged!
If you have any questions about your proposal, please contact Kathy Kline, Conference Coordinator.
If you need inspiration to create your workshop proposal, take a look at previous year's workshops. You can see all the offerings from previous conferences on the "About" page.
The Conference Workshop Proposal Process
The Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference Program Committee requests proposals for conference workshops early in the fall before the conference. Presenters are informed in January that their proposals have been accepted. The conference is usually held during the last weekend of March.
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