Agenda - Saturday, Nov. 5

9:00 a.m.
Greeting
Hudson Auditorium

Mike Wood:  Moderator
Dr. Joe Sopcich, JCCC President

9:15 a.m.
Keynote
"Discovering 'Them' in 'Us': The View from Pakistan"
Hudson Auditorium

Dr. Fida Hussain Chang, Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, Sukkur, Pakistan

10:15 a.m.
“Unlocking Peace through Humanitarian Aid"
Hudson Auditorium

Chuck Battey, Executive Director, Medical Missions Foundation
Jim Mitchum, CEO, Heart to Heart International

10:45 a.m.
Break and Poster Session/Info Tables
Regnier Center Atrium

11:00 a.m.
Panel Discussion
“Peace Journalism and the Rhetoric of the 2016 Election”
Hudson Auditorium

Steven Youngblood, Park University
Marie Pacton, Johnson County Community College
Mará Rose Williams, The Kansas City Star

12:15 p.m.
Lunch
RC 101

 Co-sponsored by Rockhurst University, Medical Missions Foundation and Johnson County Community College

1:15 p.m.
Breakout Session 1

Room: RC 145
“United Nations and Peacebuilding"
 Dr. Brian Wright, Professor, Political Science/UNA Board Member

Room: RC 175
”Unlocking Peace through Humanitarian Aid: Taking the First Steps”
Chuck Battey, Executive Director, Medical Missions Foundation
Jim Mitchum, CEO, Heart to Heart International

Room: RC 157
“Education as a Tool for Peace in Pakistan"
Dr. Fida Hussain Chang, Assistant Professor, Education, Sukkur IBA, Pakistan

2:00 p.m.
Break and Poster Session/Info Tables
Regnier Center Atrium

2:15 p.m. 
Breakout Session 2

Room: RC 145
“The Importance of Peace and Stability to Global Business”
Bob Rebori, CEO, Bio-Microbics

Room: RC 175
“Moving from 'You and Me' to 'Us' through Service in Uganda
Mary Smith, Director, Community Based Learning, JCCC
Students from JCCC, Research College of Nursing and Rockhurst University

Room: RC 157
"Women as a Bridge between Us and Them"
 Letitia Harmon, Faculty, Political Science and international human rights consultant

3:00-3:15 p.m. 
Door Prizes and Concluding Thoughts
Hudson Auditorium