December 6, 2016 — Straus Institute cosponsored the 28th Annual Southern California Mediation Association Conference (SCMA) “Discourse & Diplomacy: From Interpersonal Conflict to International Relations” on November 5, 2016. The keynote speaker was Senator George Mitchell, former Majority Lead of the U.S. Senate and recipient of the 2016 Cloke-Millen Peacemaker of the Year Award. The program featured 18 tracks that included a family collaborative and advanced track. There were 220 people who attended the program, as well as 40 speakers.
Pictured: Senator Mitchell
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