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

Dr. Susana Juniu

3:30 - 3:50pm

Keynote: Ethics and Civil Society

His Excellency Juan Carlos Mendoza Garcia

Costa Rica Ambassador to the United Nations

3:55 - 4:00pm

Questions and Answers

4:00 - 4:20pm

Presentation: United Nations-Ethics, and Sustainable Development Goals

Claudia LaRue

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

4:20 - 4:25pm Questions and Answers
4:25 - 4:35pm

Break

4:40 - 5:00pm

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

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: Preserving Lives, Voices, and Ideas of Scholars

Allison Russo

Director, Artist Protection Fund, IIE, United States

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 - Past to Present 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

Dr. Willard Gingerich

Provost, Montclair State University, United States

9:15 - 9:35am

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 - University Hall

Option A: Sustaining and Sharing International Partnerships

Bill Johnson

Director of International Education, Edge Hill University, England

Option B: Leaders of the Future- FIDEL Foundation

Dr. Rosalia Arteaga Serrana

Former President of Ecuador, and President FIDAL, Ecuador

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

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, 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: Global Citizens through Community Service and Action

Dr. Mary Modeen

Associate Dean (international), Course Director, MFA in Art and Humanities, Coordinator of PhD Studies, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee, Scotland

 4:15 - 4:45pm

Presentation and Moderated Conversation: One to World and Fulbright Scholars

Jen Clarke

Executive Director, One to World, United States

4:35 - 5:00pm

Break

5:10pm

Shuttle to Restaurant

 5:30 - 7:00pm

Dinner

De Novo European Pub

Bellevue Train Station, Montclair 

 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 - 9:20am

Keynote: Global Knowledge Societies

Dr. Saliou Toure

President, International University of Gran Bassam, Ivory Coast

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

Keynote: Environmental Challenges across the Americas

Lara Bersano

Environment and Energy Specialist, InterAmerican Development Bank, Argentina 

 10:00 - 10:20am

Moderated Conversation

Lara Bersano

Environment and Energy Specialist, InterAmerican Development Bank, Argentina 

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

Round Tables and Refreshments

University Hall

Option A:     

Antonio Diaz

Professor of Tourism, University of Havana, Cuba

Option B: Fragile Environments: Africa 

David Sanders

Montclair State University, United States

Jeff Gall

Montclair State University, United States

 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

 1:30 - 2:15pm

Optional Trip to New York City

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