We foster the highest standards of integrity and competence in the mediation of commercial disputes.
Welcome to the International Academy of Mediators
The IAM is a professional membership organization consisting of the most successful commercial mediators in the world. The IAM is an invitation-only organization that adheres to the highest practice and ethical qualifications. The IAM is highly respected for its education programs, which include internationally acclaimed speakers and cutting edge mediation techniques.
IAM Mentorship Program
The purpose of the Mediator Mentorship Program (MMP) is to support our next generation of mediators by identifying and encouraging appropriate candidates to apply for the IAM MMP program, to review and approve mentee applications, to monitor the progress of MMP members, and to assist in the development and oversight of programing tailored to IAM MMP members.
IAM News & Updates
IAM Past-President Chuck Doran speaks with Natalie Armstrong on her vlog about the IAM and what the Academy is doing to support the next generation of mediators around the world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNO0CI0bXEA&feature=youtu.be INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY...Read More
Sheldon Stark IAM Distinguished Fellow email@example.com Part 2: Arriving at the Mediation Table Who Goes First? This is the second of a 3-part article on managing opening offers. Part I dealt with establishing trust and gaining confidence in the mediator and...Read More