IBA-VIAC CDRC Vienna 2022

16.07.2022 - 20.07.2022


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. 

The Competition will be held virtually via Zoom from Saturday, 16 July to Wednesday 20 July 2022. The Competition will close with the award ceremony on Wednesday, 20 July 2022.

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 are online as of 1 December 2022 and the application for Teams and Experts started on even date. Please sign up for the newsletter to stay informed. Further information on the competition to be found at https://www.cdrcvienna.org/