Simposium 2020

SPANISH

Gauging the boost of mediation in the new scene post-pandemic

The 4th Mediation and Courts Symposium will take place on September 21st to September 25th, 2020

It will be an Intercontinental Congress, fully broadcasted in streaming.

It is aimed at judges, magistrates, legal practitioners, mediators, and other professionals in the field of national and international mediation. The congress will be held in a virtual format, in Spanish and English.

 

CERTIFICATES

1) Assistance: all participants accredited online on the Symposium.
2) Training: The 4th Mediation and Courts Symposium is registered in the Ministry of Justice (n. 19392). By means of the University Chair UDIMA-School of Mediation in collaboration with GEMME, an academic 25-hour training certificate will be given to those registered in the Symposium when they take the final evaluation test.

TEMPORARY AGENDA

3:00 p.m. Presentation (GEMME)

3:30 p.m. Gauging the boost of Mediation in the new scene post-pandemic (state of the matter, new Law)
Presented and moderated by VICTORIA ORTEGA BENITO. President of the General Council of Spanish Lawyers (CGAE).

. JUAN CARLOS CAMPO MORENO. Minister of Justice (Spain)
. ANA MARÍA CARRASCOSA MIGUEL. Judge. Head of the Studies and Reports Section. Madiation. Council of the Judiciary

4:30 p.m. Break

5:00 p.m. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions (Goal 16 SDG, Human Rights, Sustainable Justice)
. JESÚS MAEZTU GREGORIO DE TEJADA. Ombudsman. Defensoría del Pueblo Andaluz.
. RICARDO ARIEL RIVA. Director at the Conflict Resolution Area of the Latin American Institute of Ombudsman (ILO). Member at FIO.

5:50 p.m. Break

6:00 p.m. Overview of some implemented measures at international level and their potential transposing into Spanish Law.
.AVI SCHNEEBALG. Vicepresident GEMME EU (Belgium)
·PAUL GILLLIGAN. Board GEMME EU, European affairs (Ireland)
Presented and moderated by PAULINO FAJARDO MARTOS. Partner at HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS.

7:00 p.m. Mediation as an space beyond truth and lies. (Virtual dialogue circle as discussion to analyse current topics)
Vitalised by JAVIER WILHELM WAINSZTEIN and MARÍA MUNNÉ TOMÁS. Directors of the Professional Mediation Masters at Universitat Pompeu Fabra-BSM.
Speakers:
. GERARDO CARBALLO MARTÍNEZ. Member of the Scientific Commitee at the European Institute of Mediation and Public Ethics (IEMEP). Fundación Valsaín.
.Mª ÀNGELS NEGRE. Architect, Mediator (Mediark).
.Mª ISABEL ALVAREZ. Mediator. President of ASIMEDIA
. ANTONIO FERNÁNDEZ ROJO. President of SOLUCION@
. LUIS AURELIO GONZALEZ MARTIN. Judge. GEMME Spain
. SILVIA GRAU FONTANALS. Chief Operating Officer (urgent housing actions)

8:00 p.m. End of scientific session

3:00 p.m. Session introduction:

3:15 p.m. Blockchain in mediation and cybersecurity.
·JAVIER PUYOL MONTERO. Director at PUYOL-ABOGADOS & PARTNERS. ICTs Consultant.
·TOMÁS PRIETO MORALEDA. Lawyer. CEO, A Mediar News and CriptoTechLawyer.

4:00 p.m.When? How? With who? Why?
·JAVIER GARBAYO GARCÍA. General Manager, Fundación Notarial Signum.
· ROSA CREUS. Director at Centre de Mediació de Dret Privat. Justice Department, Generalitat de Catalunya.
· ANA MONER. Vice-president. Confederation of Consumers ands Users (CECU).
Presented and moderated by RICARDO DE SOSA LLERA. Mediator, Trainer.

5:00 p.m. Break/Networking

5:30 p.m. ADR tools in digital environments
·DANIELA PATRICIA ALMIRÓN. Executive Director, CIEDEPAS. Lecturer, MEDIANTE.
·EDUARD TAPIA BERTRAN. Mediator and sociocultural instructor.
Presented and moderated by OSCAR DANIEL FRANCO CONFORTI. Peace Studies. Director, Building Positive Peace. Organizations: Acuerdo Justo, Mediar Online, eMediador, Buenas Personas.

6:30 p.m. Mooties as ambassadors for mediation
. JACOBO DUCAY FERRÉ. Director. Habitus by Scotwork
. GERALDINE BETHENCOURT. Director Degree of Law. University Nebrija. Mediator and Facilitator.
. CARMEN AJA RUIZ. Collaborative Lawyer. Co-director Moot International Civil and Commercial Negotiation and Mediation

7:00 p.m. Papers

7:30 p.m. End of scientific session

3:00 p.m. Session introduction

3:15 p.m. Comprehensive management of family conflicts
·JOSÉ LUIS UTRERA GUTIÉRREZ. Judge, GEMME member.
· MARÍA LAURA CORREA MAINI. Psychologist (COPAO).
.PATRICIA KUYUMDJIAN DE WILLIAMS. Lawyer, specialized in Family Law. Law School, National University of Buenos Aires.
Presented and moderated by MARIA DOLORES LOZANO. President of the Spanish Association of Family Law Lawyers (AEAFA).

4:00 p.m. Other prospects in family conflicts
. MARIA DEL CARMEN DÍAZ SIERRA. Minister at the Family Tribunal on first turn, Uruguay.
.CAROLINA BUSTAMANTE SASMAY. Judge at the First Family Court in Santiago, Chile.
· FRANCISCA FARIÑA RIVERA. Professor of Basic Psychology and Legal Psychology of Minors, University of Vigo. (Prospects in Therapeutics Justice).
· DOLORES SEIJO. Lecturer of Psychology, University of Santiago de Compostela.
(Parenting Coordinator)
Presented and moderated by MARIA GABRIELA DOMINGO CORPAS. President of the Collaborative Lawyers in Family Law Association (ACF).

5:00 p.m. Break/Networking

5:30 p.m. Conflict management in labour relations
· ROSA GONZÁLEZ DE PATTO. University of Granada.
· PILAR BARTOLOMÉ HERNÁNDEZ. General Manager of Staff at the Andalusian Department of Health (SAS).
· VERÓNICA MARTINEZ BARBERO. Ministry of Labour and Social Economy.
· MARIA JOSÉ RENEDO JUÁREZ. President at Labour Court, High Court of Justice, Castilla y León (Burgos). GEMME Member.
Presented and moderated by MARIA LOURDES ARASTEY SAHÚN. Magistrate at Labour Court, Spanish Supreme Court. GEMME member.

6:30 p.m. Beyond words
Non-verbal communication techniques in virtual environments.
· JORGE LUENGO. Mentalist, engineer and neuropsychologist.

9:30 p.m. End of scientific session

3:00 p.m. Session introduction
.ANA COBOS PIZARRO. President, FAPROMED. Analyst in conflict management and resolution. Collaborative lawyer.
.URBANIA RONDÓN. Director at the Mediation Center of Murcia, Member of the Mediation Forum from the Ministry of Justice.

3:15 p.m. Health crisis as an opportunity to mediate
· AMPARO QUINTANA GARCÍA. Lawyer and Mediator. GEMME member.
· CARLES GARCÍA ROQUETA. Lawyer and Mediator. Societat Catalana de Mediació en Salut.

4:00 p.m. Vulnerable situations, trouble management and new challenges
· ANNA VALLS RIUS. Mediator, Manager at Logos Media and Associate Lecturer at the University of Barcelona. (Restorative Justice and gender-based violence: an option?).
· MANUEL MORENO HUESCA. Coordinator in the Program for Community Mediation and Cohabitation in the Province of Seville, Diputación de Sevilla. (Vulnerable groups: the elderly, disabled, minors).
· MAR DEL REY GÓMEZ-MORATA. Psychologist and mediator (LGBTI groups).
Moderated by ISABEL GIMÉNEZ.

5:00 p.m. Break/Networking

5:30 p.m. Assertiveness in difficult conversations
MARIOLA HERNÁNDEZ QUESADA. Managing partner, Coaching for professionals, LEXFAM Abogados.

6:30 p.m. Restorative Justice as a preventive measure for offences: particularly in the penitentiary field.
· PAZ FRANCES LECUMBERRI. Lecturer of Criminal Law, Public University of Navarra. President of the Spanish Federation of Restorative Justice.
· VIRGINIA DOMINGO DE LA FUENTE. President and coordinator for programs in the Scientific Society of Restorative Justice.
Moderated by INMACULADA JIMÉNEZ MARTÍN. Criminal Mediation coordinator, Solucion@.

9:00 p.m. Papers

9:30 p.m. End of scientific session

3:00 p.m. Session introduction
. JOSÉ RAMÓN MARTÍN MARCOS. Property Registrar. Member of the Board, CORPME. Director of the Registrar Conciliation and Mediation Service. (Conciliation before the Registrar as a means of resolving conflicts).

3:15 p.m. Myths and goals in quality for mediation training. International standards.
. DESSISLAVA DJAROVA. President of GEMME Bulgaria
· MANUEL ROSALES ALAMO. Director at the Center of University Studies of Mediation and Cohabitation (CUMECO), University of La Laguna.
· GONZALO RUIZ SANCHEZ. President, Spanish School of Mediation and Conflict Resolution (EEM).
Presented and moderated by LETICIA GARCÍA VILLALUENGA. President of the International University Conference for the Studies of Mediation and Conflicts (CUEMYC).

4:00 p.m. Sharing concerns and responsibilities (Virtual circle of dialogue with professional collectives).
. RAFAEL YANES MESA. Ombudsman, Diputación del Común de Canarias.
. JUAN ANTONIO RODRÍGUEZ, President at the Subcommission of ADRs, CGAE.
. LUIS MIGUEL BLANCO DOMÍNGUEZ. Judge. High Court of Justice, Castilla y León.

5:00 p.m. Break/Networking

5:30 p.m. Display of management of conflicts in organizations
· PALOMA URGORRI PEDROSA. Human Resources Manager, RTVE.
· EQUIME (Mediation Team, Policía Foral de Navarra).
·MARIA EUGENIA RAMOS PÉREZ (Fundación Guizagune).
Presented and moderated by MARIA LOURDES ARASTEY SAHÚN. Magistrate at Labour Court, Spanish Supreme Court. GEMME member.

6:30 p.m. I am because we are. (Workshop about the Korean nunchi technique)
LUIS GALINDO OLIVERA. Writer, teacher and lecturer.

7:00 p.m. Looking ahead. CONCLUSIONS FROM THE SYMPOSIUM

7:30 p.m. End of scientific session and closure of events.

SPEAKERS

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INSCRIPTION AND PARTICIPATION FEE

Inscription fee is 150€.

GEMME members have a reduced fee of 50€

To formalize your inscription you must fill out this form and proceed on payment.


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Cancellation Policy
• In case of cancellation up to 30 days prior to the Symposium, the full amount paid by the participant will be refunded.
• In case of cancellation after August 21st, 2020 a 75% of the paid amount will be refunded to the participant.

PAPERS

1.  General requirements:
• The author of said paper must have formalized their inscription on the Symposium prior to submitting an entry
• It must be an unpublished paper
• The topic must be related to the content of the agenda
• Deadline for submissions is July 31st, 2020 and they must be sent to the email: comunicaciones@mediacionesjusticia.com

2. Categories:
a) Theoretical reflection papers
b) Research papers

  • Written expression of a paper intended for an online spoken presentation.
  • Length: minimum number of pages is 7 and maximum is 14, including cover, abstract, charts, illustrations, and bibliographic references.
  • Languages: Spanish, Catalan, Basque, Galician, French and English.
  • Text with all numbered pages (bottom right side):

o Text format: Word
o Font: Times New Roman 12pt
o Font style: normal
o Spacing: 1,5
o Justified alignment
o Blank spaces between paragraphs

• Content and structure:

o First page (both categories)

- Title (no more than 90 characters, including spaces)
- Identification details: Full name(s) of author(s), followed by surname(s), place of residency (province, city, country. Not physical address)
- Institution, University, Association, proffesional body, or center of origin. Whichever case must always include the email of the author or first author.
- Abstract (maximum 300 words) and key words in any of the previously mentioned languages, plus title, abstract and key words in English. English written papers must include title, abstract and key words in Spanish.

o Second page and the following must have a headline on the top right side with short title, author (or first author and others). Numbered at the bottom right side of the page (including first page)

o Body of the text with text quotes following APA latest edition, no footnotes (in which case, only at the end), and with the following content and structure:

1. Research papers
I. Precedents on the topic.
II. Research goals.
III. Research participants.
IV. Methodology or instruments applied.
V. Findings and discussion.
VI. Conclusions.
VII. Bibliographic references.

2. Theoretical reflection papers
I. Introduction
II. Method (baseline data, descriptors and search formula).
III. Presentation of reflection/results, with subsections when applicable.
IV. Conclusions.

o All charts, graphics and illustrations must be sequentially numbered and legibly positioned within the text.

o Bibliographic references APA style   https://apastyle.apa.org/

 

Other details

• Name the file as Name_Surname from the author or first author. If numerous papers are sent, they must be numbered after the surname.
• Selection of papers will be informed through email at least 30 days prior to the beginning of the Symposium
• If notified that the paper has been selected, further information about length of presentation, day and time will be sent. In the following 15 days, the author must confirm availability to participate online on said schedule, and also send over their presentation in a PDF format (a sample will be provided).
• Selected papers for presentation, and those that the Scientific Commitee approves, will be published after the Symposium in a colective work (digital format). Those who send papers are bound to the commitment of authorising transfer of their rights to that effect, once they are informed of the selection.

COLLABORATORS

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