Program Schedule

October 25Ethics
3:00 - 3:15pm

Welcome

Jane Ann Williams, Associate Provost of International Engagement

Montclair State University

United States

 
3:15 - 3:25pm

Keynote Introduction

TBD

 
3:30 - 3:50pm

Keynote: Ethics and Civil Society

Pending: His Excellency Juan Carlos Mendoza Garcia, Costa Rica Ambassador to the United Nations

 
3:55 - 4:15pm

Focused Conversation

His Excellency Juan Carlos Mendoza Garcia,

Costa Rica Ambassador to the United Nations

Gregory Csepeli, President Hungarian Sociology Society

 

Moderator: Claudia LaRue, First Secretary, United Nations Dominican Republic

 
4:15 - 4:25pm Questions and Answers  
4:25 - 4:35pm

Break

 
4:40 - 5:00pm

Presentation: Scholar Rescue Fund and Artist Protection Fund

TBD Institute of International Education, United States

Sener Ozumen, Artist and Fellow, Montclair State University, Turkey

Dr. Livia Alexander, Chair and Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Design

Montclair State University, United States 

 
 5:05 - 5:25pm

Round Tables and Refreshments

Option A: Sustainable Development Goals 2030

Claudia LaRue, First Secretary, United Nations

Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations

Dominican Republic 

 

Option B: Media, Ethics and Immigration

Marc Rosenweig, Associate Professor Retired, Media Montclair State University

United States 

 
 5:30 - 5:45pm Break   
 5:45 - 7:00pm

Dinner

President's Dining Room, University Hall

Pending: Montclair Sate University Heimat Quartet 

 
 7:30 - 8:45pm

Multimedia Presentation in Sony Theater

Gregorio Luke

Plight of the Immigrants inspired by John Kennedy's 1958 book,

A Nation of Immigrants

 
 8:45pm

Private Reception

CELS Atrium and Terrace

Pending: Montclair State University Jazz

 
 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 - 9:15am

Welcome

Pending: Dr. Willard Gingerich

Provost, Montclair State University

United States

9:15 - 9:35am

Keynote: Education and Leadership Keynote

Dr. Rosalia Arteaga Serrana

Former President of Ecuador and President FIDAL Foundation

Ecuador

9:40 - 10:00am

Global Education Congress

  • Pending: Dr. Susan Cole
    • President, Montclair State University
    • United States
  • 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: Montclair State University Jane Ann Williams

10:15 - 10:55am

Round Tables and Refreshments

University Hall

Option A: Sustaining and Sharing: International Partnerships

Bill Johnson, Director of International Education, Edge Hill University

England

 

Option B: The Role of Education in Nation Building

Dr. Saliou Tourn, President International University of Gran Bassam

Cote d'Ivoire

11:30 - 12:30pm

Lunch

Faculty Dining Room

12:45 - 2:00pm

Global Expo

University Hall Conference Center

Student and Faculty Cultural Performances

MSU and Partners Study Abroad/Research/Mobility/Academic Programs

2:10 - 2:30pm

Keynote: 3D for Change or Global Giving

Dennis Bone, Director, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship

Montclair State University, United States

2:30 - 3:00pm

Moderated Conversation 

Dennis Bone, Director, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship

Dr. Marcelo DeVincenzi, Vice President, Management and Evaluation

TBD Chamber of Commerce

TBD Choose New Jersey

TBD Theresa Fiore

 

Pending: Moderator: Dr. Greg Cant

Dean, Feliciano School of Business, Montclair State University

Australia/United States 

 3:15 - 4:00pm

Round Tables and Refreshments

Option A: Technology: Classroom to Incubator to Business

Dr. Marcelo DeVincenzi, Vice President Management and Evaluation

Dean, School of Information Technology

Argentina

 

Option B: Global Citizens through Community Service and Action

Dr. Mary Modeen, Dean, Graduate Program

University of Dundee

Scotland

 4:15 - 4:45pm Partnership Signing Ceremony
 5:30 - 7:00pm     

Dinner

De Novo European Pub

Bellevue Train Station, Montclair 

 8:30pm 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 - 9:20am

Keynote: The Case for Global Knowledge Societies

Pending: His Excellency Diabate Daouda

Ambassador to the United States, Cote d'Ivoire 

 9:20 - 9:30am Question and Answers from the Audience 
 9:30 - 9:50am

Keynote: Sustainable Development through Partnerships: Africa

Pending: Dr. Belay Ejigu Begashaw

Director General, Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa

Sustainable Development Solutions Network, United Nations

United States 

 10:00 - 10:20am

Moderated Conversation


Pending: Lara Bersono, Environment and Energy Specialist,

InterAmerican Development Bank, Argentina

TBD

TBD

Moderator: Carlos Barrezueta, Dean of Business, Union College, USA

 10:20 - 10:30am Break
 10:35 - 10:55am

Round Tables and Refreshments

University Hall

Option A: Environmental Challenges across the Americas

Lara Bersano, Environment and Energy Specialist,

InterAmerican Development Bank, Argentina 

 

Option B: Fragile Environments: Galapagos, Quito, and Guayaquil

Nicolas Fernandez, Director of International Relations

University of Ecuador

Ecuador 

 11:00 - 11:15am Break
 11:35 - 11:50am

Closing Address: International Policy: Environment, Ethics & Education

Dr. Jorge Marcelo Fernandez Marisol Bermeo

Chancellor of International University of Ecuador

Ecuador 

 12:00 - 1:15pm

Lunch and Closing Ceremony

Jane Ann Williams 

 1:30 - 2:15pm Depart to NYC
 2:30 - 4:30pm United Nations Tour
 5:00 - 5:30pm Shuttle to Port
 6:00 - 7:30pm Twilight Boat Cruise
 7:45pm Dinner on your own (Groups/Restaurants)
 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