With 14,000 copies, our trade journal 'Die Mediation' is one of the earliest and largest German mediation magazines in circulation and is available in over 3,000 sales outlets in German-speaking countries.
2nd International Conference - "Mediation without Borders": 2012
The cross-border mediation conference as a part of our EU project FOMENTO was successfully completed. Experts from 15 different nations came together and were able to gain many new impressions in the 2 days.
1st European Conference on Cross-Border Mediation (Florence): 2011
With almost 300 participants, the IMA successfully organized a two-day conference on cross-border mediation in Florence. Among the speakers were the Vice-President of the European Parliament, Diana Wallis and William L. Ury, co-author of the best-selling negotiating book “Getting to Yes”. The main topics ranged from online dispute resolution and intercultural issues in cross-border mediations to cross-border mediations in the automotive industry.
A large selection of practical and interactive workshops, a world café and networking opportunities as well as a closing speech by William Ury were the highlights of the conference.
Since then, IMA has proven to be a powerful, internationally operating partner who accompanies and solves complex projects and cases.
Special commissions and alliances
Provision of the mediator pool for Drees & Sommer group of companies
Drees und Sommer, the leading European consulting, planning and project management company for the construction industry, commissioned the Steinbeis Consulting Center for Business Mediation to provide a pool of qualified mediators for internal process optimization. With forward-looking advice, Drees & Sommer offers solutions for successful buildings, high-yield portfolios, efficient infrastructure and liveable cities. 3,280 employees at 41 locations worldwide support customers from a wide variety of industries in interdisciplinary teams.
The Steinbeis Consulting Center for Business Mediation specializes in mediation, conflict and change management. The company has been advising and supporting private companies on international projects for 15 years and can fall back on a broad network of internationally experienced mediators.
Mediator KOMPAKT Steinbeis - in cooperation with the Fernuniversität Hagen
In cooperation with the Fernuniversität Hagen and the APRAXA Lawyers' Association, we held the "Mediator KOMPAKT" course in Leipzig and Stuttgart. This collaboration is characterized by practical, university-oriented training. The curriculum was specially developed for this course and is deliberately aimed at the needs of lawyers for mediation training.
The Steinbeis Advisory Center for Business Mediation was responsible for the face-to-face training (72 hours) of the entire program (387 hours).