SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(Preliminary Schedule as of April 19, 2018)
 
Saturday June 23, 2018
     
  Optional Tours Available all day  
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2:30 – 5:30 PM  WACE National Associations Committee (WNAC) Meeting  
  DHBW Headquarters - Friedrichstraße 14 Stuttgart  
     
  Chair: Ms. Judie Kay
WACE Executive Committee
President ACEN & Chair WACE National Associations Committee
Associate Director Careers & Employablility
RMIT University, Australia
 
     
7:00 - 10:00 PM WACE Board of Directors Reception & Dinner at Bauerles Besen  
  (6:30 PM transport from Maritim Hotel)  
     
Sunday June 24, 2018
     
(All meetings and activities will be held in the DHBW Headquarters - Friedrichstraße 14 Stuttgart)
     
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9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting  
1:00 – 2:00 PM Board of Directors Luncheon  
2:15 – 5:00 PM Executive Committee Meeting  
2:15 – 5:00 PM Research Workshop with IRC (Part I)  
  DHBW Headquarters Building Friedrichstrasse 14 in Stuttgart  
     
  Facilitator: Ms. Judene Pretti
Director of the Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Co-operative Education (WatCACE)
University of Waterloo, Canada
     
7:00 – 8:30 PM Welcome Reception for all IRS Delegates at Café Königsbau Café Königsbau
  Königstraße 28 70173 Stuttgart  
     
  Dinner on Your Own for all IRS Delegates  
  (See restaurant tab or registration desk for suggestions)  
     
(All Symposium meetings and presentations will be held at BW-I Haus der Wirtschaft - Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19 Stuttgart)
     
Monday June 25, 2018
     
8:30 AM Registration, Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 – 10:00 AM Plenary Keynote I : Welcome & Opening Ceremony  
     
  Moderator: Dr. Kai Schmidt-Eisenlohr
CEO, Baden-Wuerttemberg International
Co-Host of the IRS
 
       
  Speakers: Theresia Bauer
Minister of Science Research and the Arts
Baden-Wuerttemberg
 
       
    Wilfried Porth
Member of the Board of Management, Daimler AG
Human Resources and Director of Labor Relations, Mercedes-Benz VANS
 
       
    Prof. Arnold van Zyl
DHBW President
Co-Host of the IRS
 
     
10:00 – 10:20 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
10:30 – 11:50 AM Concurrent Session I: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:00 – 1:15 PM Delegate & Newcomers Luncheons  
1:30 – 2:30 PM Plenary Panel II: “Insights to Developing a Research Career”  
     
  Moderator: Dr. Karsten Zegwaard
Director, Cooperative Education Unit
Faculty of Science & Engineering
Waikato University, New Zealand
 
     
  Panelists:

Mr. Craig Cameron
Senior Lecturer
Griffith University, Australa

 
       
    Ms. Sonia Ferns (PhD Candidate)
Senior Curriculum Advisor
Curtin Learning and Teaching
Curtin University, Australia
 
       
    Dr. Jenny Fleming
Academic Manager, Senior Lecturer
Sports & Recreation
Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
 
       
    Ms. Judene Pretti (PhD Candidate)
Director of the Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Co-operative Education (WatCACE)
University of Waterloo, Canada
     
2:40 – 4:00 PM Concurrent Session II: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
4:00 – 4:30 PM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
4:40 – 6:00 PM Concurrent Session III: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
     
  Dinner on Your Own for all IRS Delegates  
  (See restaurant tab or registration desk for suggestions)  
     
Tuesday June 26, 2018
     
8:30 AM Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 AM Welcome Remarks  
9:30 – 10:30 AM Plenary III  
    “The Role of the DHBW Cooperative Study Model
for the Corporate Partners”


Mr. Markus Bell
Global Head of Vocational Training
SAP SE
 
     
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
11:05 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Session IV: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 1:45 PM Delegate Luncheon  
1:50 – 3:10 PM Concurrent Session V: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
3:15 – 3:45 PM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
3:45 – 5:00 PM Academic Poster Session  
     
6:30 PM Delegates depart from Maritim Hotel via public transportation  
7:00 – 10:00 PM IRS Delegate Reception & Gala Dinner and Cultural Presentation
at KURSAAL Cannstatt
KURSAAL Cannstatt
  Kleiner Kursaal Königsplatz 1 70372 Stuttgart  
     
  Getting there by public transportation:
From Maritim Hotel the closest station is Berliner Platz (Hohe Straße).
From there you can take the U2 (direction Neugereut) to Haltestelle Kursaal
 
     
Wednesday June 27, 2018
     
7:00 – 8:30 AM IRC Executive Committee Breakfast Meeting: Reserved room in Maritim Hotel  
8:30 AM Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 AM Welcome Remarks  
9:15 – 10:30 AM Plenary Panel IV: “Decolonization of Work Integrated Learning”  
     
  Moderator: Dr. Norah McRae
Executive Director, Co-Operative Education Program & Career Services
Director, Office of Community & University Engagement
Adjunct Faculty, Department of Educational Psychology & Leadership
University of Victoria, Canada
 
       
  Panelists: Dr. Christine Bilsland
Lecturer, Professional and Community Engagement (PACE)
Faculty of Business and Economics
Macquarie University, Australia
 
       
    Ms. Lalita Kines
Manager
Office of Indigenous Academic and Community Engagement
University of Victoria, Canada
 
       
    Mr. Carva Pop
Acting Director: Centre for Community
Engagement and Work-Integrated Learning
Manager: Co-operative Education Unit
Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa
 
       
    Dr. Fredrik Sunnemark
Associate Professor, History of Ideas
Senior Lecturer, International Programme for Politics and Economy
University West, Sweden
 
       
    Dr. Franziska Trede
Associate Professor
Institute for Interactive Media & Learning
University of Technology, Sydney Australia
 
     
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
11:05 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Session VI: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 1:30 PM IRS Delegate Luncheon & Award for Best Refereed Research Paper  
1:45 – 4: 45 PM Research Workshop with IRC (Part II)  
  BW-I Haus der Wirtschaft - Willi-Bleicher-Strasse 19 Stuttgart  
     
  Facilitator: Ms. Judith (Jude) Smith
Associate Director, Academic - Real World Learning
Queensland University of Technology, Australia
 
     
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Thursday June 28, 2018
     
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