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The Mediation and Negotiation Competition

CDRC: Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition Vienna

The Alternative Dispute Resolution of a new Generation is Consensual. Mediation and Negotiation are the processes of choice to allow parties to keep full control and decisive power over their international business disputes. Mediation and Negotiation skills will be core competencies of the next generation of managers and lawyers. The Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition (CDRC) Vienna is your platform to build skills, experience and brilliance in this field and to exchange, learn and grow with the stars of the world of Consensual Dispute Resolution. 

Read more in CDRC Vienna – The Competition

IBA-VIAC CDRC Vienna 2022

  • Dates.  16 – 20 July 2022
  • Format. Online 
  • Teams.  33 teams
  • Format.  4 preliminary rounds, 7 rounds total, more than 50 sessions
  • Session Structure.  1 student mediator, 2 student negotiators on each side, 135 minutes, 3 assessors per session
  • Case.  Based on the 2022 Willem C. Vis International Commerical Arbitration Moot Problem
  • Venue. Online via Zoom
  • Expert Feedback.  From 60+ top Mediation and Negotiation professionals around the world
  • Networking.  Daily social events in an international but personal setting
  • Training Opportunities.  Mediation and Negotiation trainings around the event

The 2022 competition rules will be online from 1 December 2021. 

Application for 2022

Application for Teams and Experts starts on 1 December. Please follow us on our social media profile (Facebook) to stay informed.


IbA-VIAC CDRC Vienna 2022 thanks its generous sponsor CAM CCBC