AALS ADR Works-in-Progress Conference
The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law is honored to host the 12th Annual AALS Dispute Resolution Section Works-in-Progress Conference. This event provides a wonderful opportunity for ADR scholars to present and receive feedback on scholarly works-in-progress that relate to dispute resolution topics.
Date: October 4-6, 2018
Place: University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
500 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
The conference will kick-off with a welcome dinner at 6pm on Thursday, October 4. On Friday, October 5, the conference will run from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Maryland Carey Law, followed by a dinner, and from 8:30-noon on Saturday, October 6, followed by an afternoon activity for those with later travel plans. A final schedule with specific location details will be posted closer to the conference.
Stipends for Junior Faculty
To encourage participation by new ADR faculty, five stipends of up to $500 each will be available for junior faculty (less than five years of teaching) whose teaching or scholarship relate to ADR and who have never attended a previous AALS ADR Works-in-Progress Conference. To be considered for a stipend, please send your request and a description of the work you plan to present to Professor Deborah Eisenberg, firstname.lastname@example.org, by August 20, 2018.
Many hotels exist within walking distance to the law school. Information can be found at this link: https://www.umaryland.edu/financialservices/disbursements/travel/hotels/ . Ask for UMB preferred rates.
Please register below:
Institution Name and Address
Title of Presentation
Abstract (150 word max)
Upload a Draft Paper
Option for Paper Reviewer
To provide more in-depth feedback on well-developed written draft articles, we would like to assign reviewers who will commit to reading and providing comments directly to the author at some point during or after the conference.
If you plan to present a written draft article and would like a reviewer for your paper, check this box:
I would like a Reviewer assigned to my draft paper.
If you would be willing to serve as a reviewer for a draft article check here:
I am willing to be a reviewer.
I will participate in the following activities:
Dinner on Thursday, October 4 at 6pm
Conference on Friday, October 5 from 8:30-4:30
Dinner on Friday, October 5 at 6 pm
Conference on Saturday, October 6 from 8:30-12:00
Afternoon activity in Baltimore
Please indicate any dietary restrictions:
Questions? Please contact:
Toby Guerin: email@example.com
Deborah Eisenberg: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teresa Christian: email@example.com (410) 706-0589
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