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November 5, 2020

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Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 3:00pm 22nd Annual Virtual International Cyberweek 2020

The 22nd annual virtual international ODR Cyberweek will run from November 1 to November 6, 2020 hosted by the National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution located in the Legal Studies Program, Department of Political Science, UMASS Amherst. We will have panel presentations, webinars, online dispute resolution simulations, discussion forums, platform demos, interviews, and time to just hang out and bond with your fellow attendees in a social hour. With courts and alternative dispute resolution practitioners worldwide all now online, come explore the world of online dispute resolution as it responds to the challenges of 2020!

Click here or on the image below to review the full agenda.

(Note: the agenda will have embedded youtube links so you can replay any sessions you missed)

Fill out the form here to register for the week long online mediation simulation (we’re going to be doing a family simulation)

Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 1:00pm

A momentous election. A choice between two different visions of America. Join us on Thursday, November 5th for an in-depth discussion on the forces affecting the 2020 election: the pandemic, the Black Lives Matter movement, polarization, and more. Though the election results may not be finalized, our SBS experts will analyze and dissect trends, patterns, and the latest data.

Attendees are invited to ask questions to the panelists ahead of and during the event. Questions can be submitted through the online registration portal.