Registration for the Florida Dispute Resolution Center Conference opens next Wednesday, July 8 at 12 pm EDT.

The Conference will be held virtually on August 13 – 15, 2020 and features nationally recognized speakers, thought provoking and timely general plenary sessions and a wide selection of individual workshops.

The Conference generally attracts over 900 conflict resolution practitioners from diverse backgrounds who come to learn from and share ideas with other professionals in the field.

Conference Registration Fees:

  • Conference: $50
  • Pre-Conference Training (Elder Mediation or Arbitration): $45
  • Conference + Pre-Conference Training Session: $95

Continuing Education Credits

Arbitration Training (pre-conference training):

  • CME: The arbitration training is not eligible for CME credits.
  • CLE: Approved by The Florida Bar for 5.5 general hours including 1.0 hour of legal ethics.

Elder Mediation Training (pre-conference training):

  • CME: Eligible for up to 4.0 hours including 4.0 hours of cultural diversity (CD), 1.0 hour of mediator ethics (E), and 0.50 hour of interpersonal violence (IPV).
  • CLE: Florida Bar CLE credit will be sought.


  • CME: The Conference is eligible for up to 9.6 hours including 1.2 hours of mediator ethics (E), and 1.2 hours of interpersonal violence (IPV). Additional mediator ethics (E), interpersonal violence (IPV), and cultural diversity hours (CD) are available via individual workshops.
  • CLE: Florida Bar CLE credit will be sought.

Conference Information

Conference website, registration info, FAQs, a detailed schedule of events and workshop schedule will be available on July 8, 2020.

What is a “Virtual Conference”?

A virtual conference can be attended from the comforts of your home or office! All interested attendees with a reliable Internet connection can easily attend by simply logging into a virtual session.

After registration, you will receive a link to a secondary website which includes a detailed schedule of events, including all plenary and break-out sessions. When the conference starts, you can virtually enter a session and attend.

More information and training sessions are to follow.

Interested in sponsoring the Conference?

Contact Steven Bonda, CMP with Bonda Experiences LLC at for more information and to reserve your sponsorship.