ACUCA Management Conference Program

“Exploring the Relationship of Religion, Culture, and Peace

in Christian Higher Education”

October 19 - 21, 2017

 

 

Thursday, 19 October, 2017

 

Various times: Attendees arrive in Chiang Mai, transported to the Empress Hotel

 

4-6:30 pm: Registration of attendees (at dinner venue)

 

7:00 pm: Welcome dinner—at the Empress Hotel

 

Friday, 20 October, 2017

 

8:15 am: Shuttle bus from hotel to conference venue (Payap University)

 

9:00-9:30 am: Attendees assemble in Henry Luce Chapel for Opening Worship Service. Welcome speech from the President of ACUCA.

 

9:30 am: Attendees assemble in the main conference room (Sirindhorn Learning Resource Center)

 

9:35-10:35 am: Keynote Speech—inviting Dr. Suchart Setthamalinee, Head, Department of Peace Studies, Payap University, and a Muslim leader in Thailand, to speak (his research interests include: Cultural Dimension of Peacebuilding; Violence and Peacebuilding in Islam)

 

10:35-10:50 am: Break for refreshments/snacks

 

10:50-11:50 am: Faith and Culture Presentation—Rev. Allan and Joan Eubank and the Christian Communications Institute

 

11:50 am-12:15 pm: Group photo session

 

12:15-1:15 pm: Lunch

 

1:15-2:45 pm: Paper presentations

Christian Higher Education, Culture, and Peacebuilding:

  1. In teaching and research
  2. In academic service to local communities
  3. In student development and traditional culture nurturing activities

 

2:45-3:00 pm: Break

 

3:00-4:30 pm: Paper presentations

The Vital Role of Christian Educators in Multi-Religious Societies

  1. Teaching and Research
  2. Administration
  3. Chaplaincy
  4. Student Development

 

4:45 pm: Shuttle bus to restaurant

 

5:30 pm: Dinner – Jia Tong Heng Chinese restaurant

 

Optional Night Bazaar shopping

 

Saturday, 21 October, 2017

 

8:15 am: Shuttle bus to conference venue (Payap University)

 

9:00-9:30 am: Attendees assemble in Henry Luce Chapel for Morning Worship Service.

 

9:30 am: Attendees assemble in the main conference room (Sirindhorn Learning Resource Center)

 

9:35-10:30 am: Plenary Session (Paper Presentation Summary Reports)

 

10:30 - 10:45 am: Break for refreshments/snacks

 

10:45 – 11:45 am: Country discussions (applications of ideas to our cultural setting)

 

11:45 – 12:00 noon: ACUCA Secretariat Report (by the General Secretary)

 

12:00-12:30 pm: Closing Worship Ceremony

 

12:30-1:30 pm: Lunch

 

1:30-5:00 pm: Return to Hotel/Optional Touring Opportunities

 

5:00 pm: Return to hotel

 

6:30 pm: Farewell Dinner (Leviticus Hall in Judges)

 

Sunday, 22 October, 2017


Various times: Departure of conference attendees from hotel

 


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