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The ADR Institute of Manitoba (ADRIM) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization which provides the public with access to Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)  through arbitration, mediation and other methods, and acts as a regional centre of ADR information, education and research.

ADR in the Workplace

The ADR Institute of Manitoba is pleased to present our Fall Professional Development Program: "ADR in the Workplace," Wednesday, October 17th,  6:00-8:00 pm.  Register today!

We have an exciting panel discussion with 4 exceptional speakers who are experts in the field. 

Topics will include:
•    Experiences arbitrating disputes in the workplace; merits of arbitration;
•    Experiences mediating disputes in the workplace; merits of mediation;
•    How mediation has assisted in resolving disputes/appeals and reducing backlog of claims;
•    Tips for drafting arbitral and mediation agreements.

Come and be part of this dynamic learning event!

Date & Time
Wednesday, October 17, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

United Way Winnipeg, 580 Main Street
(Parking available in the back parking lot)

ADRIM Members:  $25
Non-members:       $35
(a light dinner will be served)


Earn 4 CEE points for ADRIC Q.Med and C.Med designation holders!
Everyone is welcome to attend.  Please invite your contacts.
We look forward to seeing you October 17th!

Protection of Rights in Sport Dispute Resolution

The ADR Institute of Manitoba is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada to host their annual conference this year in Winnipeg, on Friday, November 2, 2018.

This conference brings together mediators and arbitrators from across the country who are involved in sport dispute resolution, often at high levels. If you are interested in Alternative Dispute Resolution, we believe that some of the conference sessions will be of interest to you.  Everyone is welcome to attend!


The Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) is proud to partner with the ADR Institute of Manitoba to deliver the public portion of its 2018 Mediator and Arbitrator Conference. The program features presentations and panel sessions by guest speakers, including SDRCC arbitrators, mediators, clients and collaborators.

Under the theme “Protection of Rights in Sport Dispute Resolution”, this year’s program will address several current themes and issues in sport dispute resolution. With the breakfast, networking breaks and lunch included, as well as its innovative student pairing program, the event offers participants several opportunities to meet, interact and discuss dispute prevention and resolution in the Canadian sport context.

The partnership between ADRIM and SDRCC is specifically intended to deliver an exciting program and to provide a unique professional development and networking opportunity to ADR professionals based in Central Canada.

In recent years, the conference program has also been recognized for continuing professional development credits by the law societies of British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick and by ADRIC. Credit recognition for this conference will be announced as soon as confirmed.

Student registrants will have an opportunity to participate in a pairing program with SDRCC roster members during the lunch hour.

Date & Time: Friday, November 2, 2018 – 7:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.

Location: The Fairmont Winnipeg, 2 Lombard Pl, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0Y3, Tel: 204-985-6240

ADRIM Members:                 $250 (until October 9)
Students:                                $100 (until October 9)
Early Bird/Non-members:    $350 (until October 9)
Regular:                                  $450 (from October 10 to October 19)

Click here to access the SDRCC Conference website.


For any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the SDRCC at conferenceREMOVE_THIS@crdsc-sdrccREMOVE_THIS.ca

ADRIC 2018: ADR to the Rescue of Justice

Our national body, the ADR Institute of Canada, is holding its Annual National Conference "ADRIC 2018: ADR to the Rescue of Justice", November 21-23, 2018 in Montréal, Québec.  Everyone with an interest in ADR is encouraged to attend!  Click here to view the ADRIC 2018 conference website.

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