The International Symposium will take place
on the FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences campus
   
  SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (Updated May 25, 2010)
 
     
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
     
9.00am-12.30pm Board of Governors Meeting Austria Trend Hotel Europa
     
12.30-2.00pm Board of Governors Working Luncheon Austria Trend Hotel Europa
     
3.00-5.30pm Dr. Milton J. Bennett Workshop (open to all delegates)
“Developing Intercultural Competence in Work Integrated Learning Programs”
(See Here for Milton Bennett Workshop Description and Bio)
Seminar Room (SR) 45
(FH Joanneum campus)
     
Evening Reception for Board & Invited Guests Schlossberg Restaurant
     
ALL INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS TO BE HELD ON FH JOANNEUM CAMPUS
     
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
     
8.45-9.30am Greetings from Graz Auditorium Maximum
     
  University Professor Dr. Karl-Peter Pfeiffer
Rektor
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
 
     
  Dipl.-Ing. Johannes Haas
WACE Director
Head of Study Programme, Production Technology and Organization
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
 
     
  Welcome from WACE
Dr. Maurits van Rooijen
WACE President
CEO & Rector Magnificus
Nyenrode Business Universiteit (The Netherlands)
 
     
  International Symposium Overview
Dr. Paul Stonely
WACE CEO
 
     
9.30-10.30am Keynote Speaker Auditorium Maximum
  “Partnering for the Future: The New Education Workforce”  
     
  Professor Elizabeth Harman
WACE Director
Vice-Chancellor & President
Victoria University (Australia)
 
     
10.30-11.00am Coffee Break Auditorium Maximum
     
11am-12noon Keynote Speaker
“Contextual Intelligence:
The Idea that Integrates Education, Business, and Cross-Cultural Experience”
Auditorium Maximum
     
  Dr. Milton J. Bennett
Director, Intercultural Development Research Institute
 
     
12.15-1.45pm International Symposium Luncheon Auditorium Maximum
     
2.00-3.30pm Academic Salon SESSION A Seminar Rooms
45,46,63,64
     
3.30-4.00pm Coffee Break Auditorium Maximum
     
4.00-5.00pm Student Panel on Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education Auditorium Maximum
  (30-40 minute panel discussion, 15-20 minute Q&A)  
     
  Students from FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences (Austria) and University West (Sweden)  
     
  Students from other institutions TBD  
     
  Moderator: Ms. Angela Schopfer
International Coordinator, Production Technology and Organization
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
 
     
6.00pm International Symposium Reception & Buffet                                                      Graz City Hall
  (for all delegates & guests)  
     
  Speakers:
Mayor Mag. Siegfried Nagl
 
     
  Dr. Paul Stonely
WACE CEO
 
     
  Additional Outing Schlossberg
(for views of Graz)
     
Thursday, June 24, 2010
     
8.45-9.00am Morning Greetings from Graz Auditorium Maximum
     
9.00-10.00am Keynote Speaker Auditorium Maximum
     
 

Professor Srbijanka Turajlic
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Belgrade (Serbia)
UNESCO Chair in Development of Education

Moderator:
Dipl.-Ing. Johannes Haas
WACE Director
Head of Study Programme, Production Technology and Organization
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences

 
     
10.00-10.30am Coffee Break Auditorium Maximum
     
10.30-am-12noon Academic Salon SESSION B Seminar Rooms
45,46,63,64
     
12.15-1.45pm International Symposium Luncheon Auditorium Maximum
     
2.00-3.30pm Academic Salon SESSION C Seminar Rooms
45,46,63,64
     
3.30-4.00pm Coffee Break Auditorium Maximum
     
4.00-5.00pm Corporate Plenary Auditorium Maximum
     
  “Developing Effective Industry / Education Partnerships: An Employer Perspective”  
     
  Mr. Richard Johnson
WACE Director
Vice President, Engineering
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation (U.S.)
 
     
  Moderator:
Mr. Bob Nichols
Director of External Affairs & Associate to the President
Kettering University (U.S.)
 
     
  Respondents:
Ms. Norah McRae
Executive Director of Co-operative Education Program and Career Services
University of Victoria (Canada)
 
     
6.00pm International Symposium Reception & Dinner Deutschlandsberg Castle
  Featuring folk dancing & music (for all Delegates & Guests)  
     
     
Friday, June 25, 2010
     
8.45-9.00am Morning Greetings from Graz Auditorium Maximum
     
9.00-10.00am FH Joanneum Partners (Academic & Corporate) Panel
(30-40 minute panel discussion, 15-20 minute Q&A)
Auditorium Maximum
     
  Dr. Doris Kiendl-Wendner
Vice Rector
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
 
     
  Dipl.-Ing.. Johannes Haas
WACE Director
Head of Study Programme, Production Technology and Organization
FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
 
     
  Dipl.-Ing. Ulrich Kanter
CEO
Roche Diagnostics, Graz (Austria)
 
     
  Dr. Reinhard Nobauer
CEO
Bohler-Forging (Austria)
 
     
10.00-10.30am Coffee Break Auditorium Maximum
     
10.30am-12noon Academic Salon SESSION D Seminar Rooms
45,46,63,64
     
12.00noon-1.00pm International Symposium Luncheon Auditorium Maximum
     
1.15-2.30pm Rapporteur Session and Academic Salon Reports Auditorium Maximum
     
  Industry, Academic, and Student Perspectives