Updated 31st May 2019. Industry Notification for the benefit of Mediation Institute Members.

NMC 2019The National Mediation Conference 2019 was held between the 15 April to 17 April 2019 at the National Convention Centre in Canberra.

The theme was Over the Horizon: Expanding the Dispute Resolution Landscape. NMC 2019 provided an opportunity for future leaders, existing practitioners, scholars and leaders to share knowledge, skills and ideas, and the program for the event was designed to showcase mediation, dispute resolution and other conflict resolution approaches through a variety of presentations, discussions, workshops, and other extended activities.


Presentations from the Conference

The NMC website now has a number of presentations from the conference uploaded including five of the plenary session presentations.

Plenary Sessions:

Plenary 3: Andrew Bickerdike: Family Law Reform. Opportunities, Risks and Vision
Plenary 5: Jeffery Hewitt: Decolonizing Through Wahkohtowin (kinship)
Plenary 8: Chris Marshall: Saying Sorry: the Power of Apology in Conflict Resolution
Plenary 9: Myrna Lewis: An Alternative View on Conflict
Plenary 10: John Braithwaite: Tempering Power and Peacemaking with Justice


Concurrent Sessions

A number of the presentations from the streams are available as well. There were seven streams so most people missed out on a lot of the presentations.

You can view the presentations here – http://nmc2019.com.au/program/presentations/