2017 Southeastern Conference on Conflict Management

This event is the only one of its type in the region, drawing participants from across sectors of government, business, legal, nonprofit and education.   The subject matter of all presentations is related to the field of conflict management, dispute resolution and leadership in critical moments. Previous keynote speakers and presenters include Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, Anders Rasmussen, Terry Waite, Neil Levine and other international notables.
Save the Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Registration available soon.


2016 Southeastern Conference on Conflict Management

April 6, 2016 - Lipscomb University, Nashville TN
The annual Southeast Conference on Conflict Management in spring 2016 featured six nationally-recognized breakout session presenters along with a keynote luncheon address entitled "Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders" from Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. 

2016 Breakout Session Presentations:

International Conflict Management – The Syrian Conflict from a Personal Perspective
Presenter:  Samar Ali
Effective Mediators & Nonverbal Communication and
Crisis & Hostage Negotiation: Learn The Skills Used By Law Enforcement & Apply It To Your Practice
Presenter:  Dr. Jeff Thompson
Leadership in the Time of Crisis-Deterring Negotiation Impasse
Presenters:  Tracy Allen and Eric Galton
Leading Under Pressure:  Challenge and Change in Congregations
Presenter:  Dr. Barry Stephens
Insights for Helping Divorcing Couples in Negotiating New Relationships for Their Families and Getting On with Their Lives
Presenter:  Dr. Cynthia Greer