2013 Agenda

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8:30 a.m. BREAKFAST
9:30 a.m. INTRODUCTION
Mikhail Gershovich, Director,
Bernard L. Schwartz Communication Institute, Baruch College
9:40 a.m. WELCOME & OPENING
Mitchel Wallerstein, President, Baruch College
9:50 a.m. KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Catherine Mathis, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications at Standard & Poor’s
10:50 a.m. BREAK
11:00 a.m. MORNING ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS START
12:00 p.m. BREAK
12:15 p.m. MORNING ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS RESUME
1:15 p.m. LUNCH
2:15 p.m. WORKSHOP: Story and Re-story in the Age of Shape-shifting Portfolio People
Led by Barbara Ganley of Community Expressions and Alan Levine of Cogdog.it
3:30 p.m. BREAK
3:45 p.m. KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Suresh Canagarajah, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of Applied Linguistics and English, Pennsylvania State University
4:45 p.m. CLOSING REMARKS
5:00 p.m. PROGRAM CLOSES
6:00 p.m. COCKTAILS AND DINNER
The Players Club, 16 Gramercy Park South
7:00 p.m. DINNER ADDRESS: A Conversation with Gary Shteyngart
Author of The Russian Debutante’s Handbook, Absurdistan, and A Super Sad True Love Story
Interviewed by Roslyn Bernstein, author of Boardwalk Stories and Professor of Journalism and Creative Writing, Baruch College
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