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WACE NINTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
TUESDAY JUNE 19, 2012 LOCATION
     
WACE BOARD OF DIRECTORS ACTIVITIES  
     
10:00am-2:00pm Board of Directors Meeting Bahcesehir University
     
2:00pm-3:00pm Board Luncheon Bahcesehir University
     
7:30pm Board Reception & Dinner at Bahcesehir University Bahcesehir University
     
REGISTRATION & INFORMATION CENTER  
     
10:00am-4:00pm Registration & Information Center at Bahcesehir University Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
OTHER ACTIVITIES “Advancing Research in Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education” Bahcesehir University,
Room A204
1:00pm: 2:50pm
&
Roundtable Discussion: Research on Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education  
3:10pm-5:00pm Methodology Workshop: Addressing Key Research Questions Bahcesehir University,
Room A204
  Dr. Maureen Drysdale  
  Associate Professor, Department of Psychology  
  Research Associate,  
  Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Cooperative Education  
  University of Waterloo / St. Jerome’s University (Canada)  
     
  Ms. Judene Pretti  
  Director  
  Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Cooperative Education  
  University of Waterloo (Canada)  
     
  Dr. Kristina Johansson  
  Researcher and Senior Lecturer in Pedagogics  
  University West (Sweden)  
     
  Dr. Sheri Dressler  
  Director, Office of Experiential Learning  
  University of Central Florida (U.S.)  
     
3:00pm-5:30pm National Associations Meeting (by invitation only) Bahcesehir University,
Room A206
  Ms. Judie Kay  
  Assistant Director  
  Careers and Employment  
  RMIT University (Australia)  
     
  Ms. Norah McRae  
  Executive Director  
  Co-operative Education and Career Services  
  University of Victoria (Canada)  
     
WEDNESDAY JUNE 20, 2012 EMPLOYER DAY LOCATION
     
9:00am-5:00pm Registration & Information Center at Bahcesehir University Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
9:00am-5:00pm Employer & Institution Display Tables & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
10:00am-11:00am Official Welcome & Opening Ceremonies Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
11:00am-Noon PLENARY SESSION I: KEYNOTE PRESENTATION Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
  “The Internationalization of Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education:  
  A Coming of Age”  
     
  Dr. Richard Coll  
  Pro-Vice Chancellor  
  Teaching & Learning  
  University of Waikato (New Zealand)  
     
  Moderator:  
  Dr. John DiNardo  
  Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs  
  Professor of Physics  
  Drexel University (U.S.)  
     
Noon-12:30pm Networking, Tea & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
12:45pm-1:45pm CONCURRENT SESSION A
Refereed Paper & Paper Presentations (15 minutes presentation & 10 minutes discussion),
(See Concurrent
Sessions Schedule)
  Panels (45 minute panel & 15 minutes discussion), Workshops (60 minutes including discussion),Roundtable Discussion/Academic Salon (Multiple Presenters) (60 minutes including discussion)  
     
1:45pm-2:45pm Luncheon The Terrace @
Bahcesehir University
     
3:00pm-4:00pm CONCURRENT SESSION B: WORKSHOPS & PANELS (See Concurrent
Sessions Schedule)
     
4:15pm-4:45pm Networking, Afternoon Tea & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
5:00pm-6:00pm CONCURRENT SESSION C
Refereed Papers, Paper Presentations, Panels, Workshops, Roundtable Discussions/Academic Salons
(See Concurrent
Sessions Schedule)
     
4:30-6:00pm WACE Executive Committee Meeting (by invitation only)  
     
6:30pm-7:30pm Bahcesehir University Student Performance  
     
7:30pm-8:30pm Business Card Exchange “Reception”
for All International Delegates, Students, and Invited Guests
The Terrace @
Bahcesehir University
     
8:30pm Dinner on Your Own  
     
THURSDAY JUNE 21, 2012 LOCATION
     
9:00am-5:00pm Registration & Information Center at Bahcesehir University Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
9:00am-5:00pm Employer & Institution Display Tables & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
9:45am-10:00am Morning Greetings & Guest Speaker Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
10:00am-11:00am PLENARY SESSION II: KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
“Limits on Relevance of Experiential Learning: Self Imposed or Externally Determined?”
Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
  Dr. Lloyd Jacobs  
  President  
  The University of Toledo (U.S.)  
     
  Moderator:  
  Mr. William Howard  
  Executive Vice President  
  CDM (U.S.)  
     
11:00am-11:30am Networking, Morning Tea & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
11:45am-1:15pm CONCURRENT SESSION D
Refereed Papers, Paper Presentations, Panels, Workshops, Roundtable Discussions/Academic Salons
(See Concurrent
Session Schedule)
     
1:30pm-2:30pm Luncheon The Terrace @
Bahcesehir University
     
2:45pm-4:15pm PLENARY SESSION III: GLOBAL LEADERS PANEL
“A Dialogue in Istanbul: Global Leaders Engaging in Sustainable Solutions”
Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
  Panelists:  
  Prof. Anne Jones  
  Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and Students)  
  Victoria University (Australia)  
     
  Mr. Boni Gantile  
  Executive: Centre for Learning  
  Telkom SA (South Africa)  
     
  Dr. Eduardo Padron  
  President  
  Miami Dade College (U.S.)  
     
  Dr. Nancy Zimpher  
  Chancellor  
  State University of New York (U.S.)  
     
  Moderator:  
  Dr. Maurits van Rooijen  
  CEO & Rector Magnificus  
  Nyenrode Business Universiteit (the Netherlands)  
     
4:30pm-5:30pm CONCURRENT SESSION E
Refereed Papers, Paper Presentations, Panels, Workshops, Roundtable Discussions/Academic Salons
(See Concurrent
Session Schedule)
     
4:30-5:30pm Commission on Strategic Planning Meeting (by invitation only)  
     
6:00pm-8:00pm Reception Cruise on the Bosphorus  
     
8:00pm International Conference Gala Banquet & Entertainment The Terrace @
Bahcesehir University
     
FRIDAY JUNE 22, 2012   LOCATION
     
9:00am-1:00pm Registration & Information Center at Bahcesehir University Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
9:00am-1:00pm Employer & Institutional Display Tables & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
9:30am-9:45am Morning Greetings & Guest Speaker Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
9:45am-10:45am PLENARY SESSION IV: KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
“Career Choices Ahead: The Role of Government, Business, and Academe in Creating a More Ethical and Transparent Future”
Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
  Mr. Krishen Mehta  
  Co-Chairman  
  Global Financial Integrity (U.S.)  
     
  Moderator:  
  Dr. Nancy Johnston  
  Executive Director, Student Affairs  
  Simon Fraser University (Canada)  
     
10:45am-11:15am Networking, Morning Tea & Poster Displays Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Lobby
     
11:15am-12:15pm CONCURRENT SESSION F
Refereed Papers, Paper Presentations, Panels, Workshops, Roundtable Discussions/Academic Salons
(See Concurrent
Session Schedule)
     
12:30pm-1:30pm PLENARY SESSION V: INTERNATIONAL STUDENT PANEL
“International Student Panel: Reflecting on the Ultimate Learning Experience”
Bahcesehir University,
Main Building, Auditorium
     
  Moderator:  
  Ms. Zeynep Yener  
  Director of International Co-op & Corporate Relations  
  Bahcesehir University (Turkey)  
     
1:30pm Luncheon & Rapporteur Session The Terrace @
Bahcesehir University