Though we have postponed our annual in person workshop, please join us September 10, 2020 for an online panel discussion "How to Have Critical Conversations in Difficult Times" from some of the top leaders in the field. Register below!
Title: How to Have Critical Conversations in Difficult Times
When: September 10, 2020 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Host: Lipscomb University’s Institute for Conflict Management
Hon. George H. Brown, Jr.
Dr. Phyllis Hildreth
What you will learn:
- How to enter into our most sensitive topics today: race, politics, equity, and how we reconcile our past with the needs of the future,
- How to de-escalate yourself and others in order to advance the conversation,
- How to ask powerful, provocative questions to discover the interests underlying the positions of your conversation partner,
- What to do when you are unsure of your position in relation to your partner’s questions,
- And much, much more.
REGISTER: Online Via Zoom at this link: https://lipscomb.zoom.us/j/93900295648
Join Lipscomb University's College of Leadership & Public Service and the Institute for Conflict Management for a unique conference where professors and practitioners from diverse backgrounds meet to collaborate and discover the necessary tools and tactics to diffuse conflict in any form or field.
This event is the only one of its type in the region, drawing participants from across sectors of government, business, legal, nonprofit and education. Participants have the opportunity to meet and connect with regional and national dispute resolution leaders. Typically, the conference includes breakfast each morning and networking sessions in the afternoons. Previous keynote speakers and presenters include Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, Anders Rasmussen, Terry Waite, Neil Levine and other international notables.
Date: May 13, 2021
Location: Spark Downtown Nashville - 147 Fourth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37219
CLE (continuing legal education) pending approval for six total credit hours.
CME (continuing mediation education) pending approval for six total credit hours.
7:15-8 a.m. Registration, Breakfast and Networking
8-8:30 a.m. Plenary
8:30-10 a.m. Session #1
10-10:15 a.m. Break (common area)
10:15-11:45 a.m. Session #2
11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Lunch (common area)
12:45 to 2:15 p.m. Session #3
2:15 p.m to 2:30 p.m. Break (common area)
2:30-4 p.m. Session #4
4 p.m. Dismiss