Program Schedule

 Events will be held at University Hall 7th Floor unless other wise specified.
October 25Ethics
3:00 - 3:15pm

Welcome

Jane Ann Williams

Associate Provost of International Engagement, Montclair State University, United States

3:15 - 3:20pm

Keynote Introduction

Dr. Susana Juniu

Chairperson, Exercise Science and Physical Education, Montclair State University Argentina/United States

3:20 - 3:35pm

Keynote: Ethics and Civil Society

His Excellency Juan Carlos Mendoza Garcia

Costa Rica Ambassador to the United Nations

3:35 - 3:40pm

Questions and Answers

3:45 - 4:05pm

Presentation: United Nations-Ethics, and Sustainable Development Goals

Claudia LaRue

First Secretary, Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations, Dominican Republic

4:05 - 4:10pm Questions and Answers
4:15 - 4:35pm

Presentation and Moderated Conversation: Artist Protection Fund

Alison Russo

Director, Artist Protection Fund, IIE, Institute of International Education, United States

Sener Ozmen

Artist and Fellow, Montclair State University, Turkey

Isin Önol

Curator and Writer, University of Applied Arts, Vienna/Turkey

Dr. Livia Alexander

Chair and Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Design, Montclair State University, United States      

4:35 - 4:45pm

Questions and Answers

 4:50 - 5:10pm

Round Tables and Refreshments

Option A: Fulbright Scholars as Cultural Ambassadors: Bridging Italy and the U.S

Teresa Fiore

Associate Professor and Inserra Chair in Italian and Italian-American Studies, Modern Languages and Literature, Montclair State University, Untied States

Option B: Media, Ethics and Immigration

Marc Rosenweig

Associate Professor Retired, Media Montclair State University, United States                

 5:10 - 5:45pm Break 
 5:45 - 7:00pm

Dinner

President's Dining Room, University Hall

 7:30 - 8:45pm

Multimedia Presentation in Sony Theater - located in the School of Communication and Media Building

Gregorio Luke

Plight of the Immigrants - Past to Present inspired by John Kennedy's 1958 book,

A Nation of Immigrants

 8:45pm

Private Reception

CELS Atrium and Terrace

 9:30pm Shuttle returns to hotel

 

October 26Education
7:00 - 8:00am Breakfast in hotel
8:30am Shuttle departs from conference hotels to campus
9:00 - 9:10am

Welcome

Dr. Willard Gingerich

Provost, Montclair State University, United States

9:10 - 9:25am

Keynote: Education and Leadership

Dr. Rosalia Arteaga Serrana

Former President of Ecuador and President FIDAL Foundation, Ecuador

9:40 - 10:00am

Global Education Congress

  • Dr. Salia Tourne
    • President, University of Gran Bassam
    • Cote d'Ivoire
  • Dr. Jorge Marcelo Fernandez Marisol Bermeo
    • Chancellor of International University of Ecuador
    • Ecuador
  • Dr. Marcelo DeVincenzi
    • Vice Rector, Open International University
    • Argentina
  • Dr. Rosalia Arteaga Serrana
    • Former President of Ecuador, Ecuador

Moderator: Jane Ann Williams, Associate Provost of International Engagement, Montclair State University United States

10:15 - 10:55am

Round Tables and Refreshments - in University Hall

Option A:  Building Community and Documenting Positive Change

Henrik Melius, Director, Spiritus Mundi, Sweden

David Sanders, Professor, School of Communication and Media, Montclair State University, United States

Steve McCarthy, News Producer, School of Communication and Media, Montclair State University, United States

Option B: Leaders of the Future- FIDAL Foundation

Dr. Rosalia Arteaga Serrana

Former President of Ecuador, and President FIDAL, Ecuador

11:00 - 11:10pm

Break

11:30 - 12:30pm

 

Lunch

Student Center Dining Room

 

12:45 - 2:00pm

 

Global Expo @ University Hall Conference Center  

Montclair State University, International and Local Institutions

Study Abroad/Research/Mobility/Academic Programs/Trade

 

2:10 - 2:25pm

Keynote: Five Reasons to Choose New Jersey

Michele Brown

President and Chief Executive Officer, Choose New Jersey, United States

2:30 - 2:45pm

Keynote: 3D for Change

Dennis Bone

Director, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship, Montclair State University, United States

2:50 - 3:10pm

Moderated Conversation

Dennis Bone

Director, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship, Montclair State University, United States

Dr. Marcelo DeVincenzi

Vice President, Management and Evaluation, UAI: Open International University, Argentina

Dr. Jorge Marcelo Fernandez Marisol Bermeo

Chancellor of International University of Ecuador 

 3:15 - 4:00pm

Round Tables and Refreshments

Option A: Technology Tendencies: Education and Business Challenges to Come     

Dr. Marcelo DeVincenzi

Vice President, Management and Evaluation, Dean, School of Information Technology, Open International University, Argentina

Option B: Sustaining and Sharing International Partnerships

Bill Johnson

Director of International Education, Edge Hill University, England

 4:15 - 4:30pm

Keynote: Thinking and Dwelling: An Artful Worldview for Higher Education

Dr. Mary Modeen

Associate Dean, International Course Director, Coordinator of PhD Studies, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee, Scotland

4:30 - 4:35pm

Questions and Answers

4:35 - 5:00pm

Break

 5:30 - 7:00pm

Dinner

University Hall Conference Center 

 7:30pm Shuttle returns to hotel

 

October 27Environment
 8:30am Shuttle departs conference hotels to Montclair State University Campus 
 9:00 - 9:05am Welcome by Montclair State University 
 9:10 - 9:25am

Keynote: Global Knowledge Societies

Dr. Saliou Toure

President, International University of Gran Bassam, Ivory Coast

 9:25 - 9:30am Question and Answers
9:30 - 9:45am

Break

 9:50 - 10:05am

Keynote: Environmental Challenges across the Americas

Dr. Jorge Marcelo Fernandez Marisol Bermeo

Chancellor of Universidad Internacionlal de Ecuador

10:05 - 10:10am

Questions and Answers

 10:15 - 10:30am

Moderated Conversation

His Excellency Daouda Diabate

Ambassador of Cote d'Ivoire to the United States, Cote d'Ivoire

 10:30 - 10:35am Questions and Answers
 10:40 - 10:55am

Closing Remarks

Jane Ann Williams

Associate Provost, Office of International Engagement, Montclair State University, United States

 10:55 - 11:15am Break
 11:15 - 12:30pm

Lunch and Closing Ceremony

12:35 - 1:55pm

Campus Tour with Meet and Greet in Buildings

 1:10pm

Shuttle to Hotel or Optional Trip to NYC

 1:30 - 2:30pm Train to NYC from MSU
 5:30 - 7:30pm Twilight Boat Cruise NYC Skyline
 7:45pm Dinner on your own
 9:00pm

Shuttle departs to Hotel

(Those who choose to stay, may use Uber or Taxi to return to hotel)

 

October 28Departures to Airport
- Participants depart with transportation provided from conference hotels to airport