Call for Proposals! 18th Annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Conference 

Location: CBA-CLE Classrooms, 1290 Broadway, Suite 1700, Denver, CO 80203

Date: Friday, October 25, 2024
Format: Hybrid 

Join us for the 18th Annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Conference, an established gathering for those interested in innovative and effective methods of dispute resolution. This year, as we continue to explore practical and forward-thinking approaches, we invite you to submit proposals that offer fresh perspectives on dispute resolution, prioritize equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI), and enhance practical skills. 

We are looking for: 

Innovative topics: We are seeking proposals on new or emerging issues in dispute resolution, as well as exploring fields newly adaptable to structured dispute resolution processes. 

Dynamic presenters: Individuals who bring unique perspectives and engaging delivery.

Interactive formats: Workshops, panels, debates, or other engaging session formats. 

You will be asked to include the following information with your submission on the online application. 

  • Your name, organization, and contact information for presenters.
  • Title of the proposed session.
  • Preferred presentation duration: 50, 60, or 90 minutes
  • A brief outline of your presentation, including the format of your presentation (lecture,
    panel, etc.).
  • Description of handout materials or resources provided to the audience.
  • Whether any part of the presentation may be eligible for specialized continuing legal
    education credits (e.g., Ethics/Professionalism, EDI).
  • If previously presented, include references or feedback received.
    Important Dates:

Submission Deadline: June 21, 2024
Notification of Acceptance: June 28, 2024.
Course Materials Due: September 27, 2024
Conference Date: Friday, October 25, 2024

We look forward to reviewing your submissions via the online application. For more information or assistance, please contact CBA-CLE program attorney, Jody Davis.