Winter Mediation School – 2023

12 January 2023

Dates: February 6-10, 2023

Form of conduct: online on the ZOOM platform Organizers: BSK International Mediation Center

The Winter School of Mediation is a series of 45-minute online meetings with practicing mediators from Ukraine, Poland, Georgia, Kazakhstan and specialists of various professions who apply mediation in their fields. This educational event is designed to acquaint all those interested with the possibilities of using mediation to resolve conflicts that arise in various spheres of life - business, intercultural, interpersonal, as well as in different countries. You will learn how mediation is used by representatives of various professions, and you will form an idea about the prospects for the development of mediation in Ukraine and the world.


February 6

  • 16:00 - 16:20
    Opening of the Winter School of Mediation-2023
    Olga Karpova, CEO of KROK Business School
    Victoria Polishchuk, head of the International Mediation Center of the KROK Business School
  • 16:20 - 17:05
    Is there a future in the mediator profession?
    The working language is Russian
    Gulmaidan Urozbayeva, PhD, head of the Center for Mediation and Law "Parasat" (Kazakhstan)
  • 17:05 - 17:50
    Development of mediation: wartime experience
    Kateryna Narovska, president of the National Association of Mediators of Ukraine

February 7

  • 16:00 - 16:45
    The role of mediation in the conclusion of commercial contracts, foreign trade contracts
    Svitlana Hrytsenko, lawyer, Master of Law, Master of Mediation and Conflict Resolution
  • 16:45 - 17:30
    Use of mediation to resolve corporate disputes
    Maryna Sayenko, lawyer, mediator

February 8

  • 16:00 - 16:45
    Mediation in the activity of a notary: can a notary mediator help businesses in resolving disputes?
    Iryna Petrova, PhD, notary public, mediator
  • 16:45 - 17:30
    Possibilities of mediation as a tool of corporate culture in the management of conflict resolution
    Тataliya Kalinina, PhD, business instructor, master's degree in mediation and conflictresolution

February 9

  • 16:00 - 16:45
    Is ethnocultural mediation necessary in companies?
    The working language is Russian
    Asel Saylaubai, mediator (Kazakhstan)
  • 16:45 - 17:30
    Restorative justice through the lens of free secondary legal aid bodies
    Ruslana Gavrilyuk, doctor of legal sciences, professor, head of the department of public law at Yuriy Fedkovich Chernivtsi National University
    Lidia Nesterenko, head of the educational and scientific laboratory of mediation, negotiations and arbitration of the Yuriy Fedkovich Chernivtsi National University

February 10

  • 16:00 - 16:45
    What is the first step to mediation?
    The working language is English without translation
    Jerzy Sliwa, mediator, moderator, facilitator of social dialogues, social activist, supervisor, journalist (Poland)
  • 16:45 - 17:30
    The Mediator Profession Actively Developing in Georgia
    The working language is English without translation
    Irakli Kandashvili, head of the Association of Mediators of Georgia (Georgia)

Links to the ZOOM online platform for joining meetings will be sent to the email address you specified in the registration form after payment of the organizational fee.

Classes start at 4:00 p.m

Those who wish can receive a certificate of professional development upon request.

The form of professional development is institutional, the total amount is 1 ECTS credit.

The participation fee in the International Winter School of Mediation - 2023:
  • free for Scientific and pedagogical staff of KROK University and KROK Business School
  • free for Graduates of the master's degree program "Mediation and conflict resolution" at the KROK Business School (2021, 2022)
  • 250 UAH for Graduates of the master's program "Mediation and conflict resolution" at KROK Business School
  • 450 UAH for All those wishing to improve their qualifications
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