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Diversity as a Tool in ADR

Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Venue: Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $15.00

Trainer and mediator Andre Koen will address the importance of core cultural competencies for anyone promoting conflict resolution.  These competencies include: recognizing and meeting  specific cultural needs for safety, significance and belonging, unveiling and addressing particular cultural challenges and taboos, and knowing how to trump the “race card” argument.   Examples will be given relating to African-American, Native-American, Somali and Hmong cultures, among others.

Andre Koen is an energetic presenter, a powerful communicator, and a dynamic teacher.  Andre integrates his abilities as an improvisational comedian, large group facilitator, keynote speaker and classroom teacher to captivate and educate his audience.

Andre Koen

CLE Credits:
1.0 Elimination of Bias CLE credits applied for | Event Code:  187796 

Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: MSBA
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 380
Minneapolis, MN  55402

A brief section business meeting will be held at Noon with the CLE presentation beginning at approximately 12:15 p.m.

ADR Section Members:   $0.00
MSBA Members but not Section Members:  $10.00
Join the Section and Attend at No Additional Cost:  $37.00 (must call Jennifer Carter to use this option)
Non-MSBA Members:  $15.00
Law Students:  Free

Remote Participation:
Teleconferencing is available for this event.  Please select this option when registering.  Instructions will be emailed to you on February 10. 

Deadline to Register:  February 9, 2014
You can register by clicking the "Register" button at the top of this page.

To register by mail with a check, please use the registration form located

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Questions? Contact:
Jennifer Carter  | 612-278-6309 |

No sessions have been associated with this event.