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 hotel (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:

  • In teaching and research
  • In academic service to local communities
  • 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

  • Teaching and Research
  • Administration
  • Chaplaincy
  • 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 (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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