Integrating Technology is a course that explores the manner in which information and communication technology (ICT) can be integrated into various conflict engagement practices, including mediation, facilitation, arbitration, dialogue, and peacebuilding.
Daniel Rainey is a principal in the consulting firm of Holistic Solutions, Inc. (HSI), and a member of the Board of Directors for the InternetBar.Org (IBO) and the Northern Virginia Mediation Service (NVMS). He has been involved in the practice of conflict engagement in various forms since the 1980’s. He was one of the instructors for the first online dispute resolution (ODR) course ever offered and he has developed ODR courses for several universities. He is a Fellow of the National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution (NCTDR), and a member of the Self Represented Litigants Committee of the Virginia Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission. Currently, he serves as the chair of a committee from the Association for Conflict Resolution that is working with similar committees from the American Bar Association and the American Arbitration Association to integrate technology issues into the Model Rules for Mediators. He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on technology and conflict engagement, and he currently serves as the Chief of Staff for the National Mediation Board. His full bio and other information can be found at danielrainey.us.
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