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ODR Forum Archives – Complete History

The first International ODR Forum was held in Geneva in 2002 under the auspices of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). Subsequent Forums have been held in Geneva, Melbourne, Cairo, Liverpool, Hong Kong, Victoria (Canada), Haifa (Israel), Liverpool, Prague, Buenos Aires, Chennai, Prague, Montreal, Paris, The Hague, Silicon Valley, New York City, Beijing, Auckland (New Zealand), Williamsburg (VA, USA), online, Dublin, Bengaluru, Montreal and next, we’ll meet in Prague (June 5-6, 2024).

2023 International ODR Forum (Montreal, Canada)

2023 International ODR Forum (Bengaluru, India)

2022 International ODR Forum (Dublin, Ireland)

2021 International ODR Forum (Online)

2019 International ODR Forum (Williamsburg, Virginia, USA)

2018 International ODR Forum (Auckland, New Zealand)

2017 International ODR Forum (Paris, France)

2016 International ODR Forum (Beijing, China)

2016 International ODR Forum (The Hague, The Netherlands)

2015 International ODR Forum (New York City, USA)

2014 International ODR Forum (Silicon Valley, CA, USA)

2013 International ODR Forum (Montreal, Canada)

2012 International ODR Forum (Prague, Czech Republic)

2011 International ODR Forum (Chennai, India)

2010 International ODR Forum (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

2009 International ODR Forum (Haifa, Israel)

2008 ODR Forum (Victoria, Canada)

2007 ODR Forum (Hong Kong)

2007 United Nations Forum on Online Dispute Resolution (Liverpool, England)

2006 United Nations Forum on Online Dispute Resolution (Cairo, Egypt)

2004 Third United Nations Forum on Online Dispute Resolution (Melbourne, Australia)

2003 Second United Nations Forum on Online Dispute Resolution (Geneva, Switzerland)

2002 First United Nations Forum on Online Dispute Resolution (Geneva, Switzerland)


Colin Rule

Colin Rule is CEO of Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc. ("RIS"), home of,,, and a number of additional leading online dispute resolution initiatives.  From 2017 to 2020, Colin was Vice President for Online Dispute Resolution at Tyler Technologies. Tyler acquired, an ODR provider that Colin co-founded,… MORE >

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