25 October 2010

(Contribution originale en anglais)

1st International Conference, "ADR – Possibilities of cooperation between Judiciary and Economic Sector", 26 October 2010 at 10.00 am

To mark the 10th anniversary of independent work of the Court of Honour in the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts which represents one of two professional bodies for alternative dispute resolution (ADR), the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts organises the Conference aiming at raising general and professional public awareness of possibilities of alternative dispute resolution through cooperation of judiciary and economic sector (courts and mediation centers in business associations) in Croatia, under the auspices of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Croatia.

The Conference will feature the participation of respected experts in mediation and ADR from Croatia, Great Britain, Netherlands, Slovenia and Italy and partner chambers of the Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts as well as from the countries of the region. Participation of many high-ranking judiciary officials (Supreme Court of the Republic of Croatia, High Commercial Court of the Republic of Croatia, Administrative Court of the Republic of Croatia, and other), representatives of parliament boards for judiciary and economy, representatives of business associations (Croatian Chamber of Economy, Croatian Employers’ Association), Government Office for Social Partnership, Croatian Bar Association, NGO and other has already been confirmed. The Conference will be opened by Mr. Paul Vandoren, Head of Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Croatia.