MWI Mediator Roundtables:

Roundtables bring mediators and other practitioners together to discuss new ideas, strengthen ADR skills and to provide opportunities to learn from and engage with top-notch presenters from the conflict resolution community. Roundtables are free for all active MWI mediators. For those who are not active MWI mediators, we welcome you to attend one free Roundtable per calendar year. Thereafter, those who are not MWI mediators are still welcome to register, but with a $50 fee for attendance.

Upcoming Roundtable dates:

  • January 26, 2023

RSVP is required by registering below. Registration will close 48 hours prior to the start of the event.

MWI will hold all upcoming Roundtables via Zoom. For information about MWI’s COVID-19 policy click here.

Topic: Gender Roles in Negotiations

Guest Speaker: Dr. Beth Fisher-Yoshida

Date: January 26, 2023

Description: Please join MWI in welcoming Dr. Beth Fisher-Yoshida, Professor of Practice and Director of the MS in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program, Co-Executive Director of the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict and Complexity (AC4), and Director of the Youth, Peace and Security (YPS) program, all at Columbia University. Dr. Fisher-Yoshida’s new book,  “New Story, New Power: A Woman’s Guide to Negotiation” will be released on January 24th. Dr. Fisher- Yoshida will be speaking about gender roles in negotiations and how our experiences can influence how we negotiate.


Location: Online event. Once you register, you will be sent a Zoom link to access the Roundtable.

Time: All Roundtables will be from 12:30-1:30, with opportunities for networking after.


To register for an MWI Mediator Roundtable, please complete the form below, indicating the date and name of the Roundtable you wish to enroll in. Clarice Parsons, MWI’s Case Coordinator, will be in touch within two business days to confirm your registration. The confirmation will include a link and information to access the online meeting.

Roundtable Feedback Form

Please don’t forget to complete the Roundtable survey to provide feedback following the program, thank you!

For More Information

For more information about MWI’s Roundtables, please email courtmediation@mwi.org or call 617-895-4029 with questions.