Agenda

9:15 Welcome

  • Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti
  • Cash Ahenakew

9:30 Keynote

  • Prof Simon Tormey, University of Sydney, Higher Education and Alter-Globalization

10:30 Coffee Break

10:45 Panel I: The University as a ‘Conscience of Society’

  • Lynn Mario de Souza (University of Sao Paulo)
  • Diana Brydon (University Manitoba)
  • Ali Abdi (University of Alberta)
  • Angus Macfarlane (University of Canterbury)

12:00 Lunch

13:00 Panel II: ‘Critically Informed and Multi-Voiced’: Scholarships and Teaching

  • David Jefferess (UBC)
  • Clarissa Jordao (Universidade Federal do Parana)
  • Paul Tarc (Western University)
  • Momodou Sallah (Leicester Metropolitan University)
  • Fran Martin (University of Exeter)
  • Saskia Stille (University of Toronto)

14:15 Panel III: ‘Socially Accountable and Independent’: Academic Work

  • Lynette Shultz (University of Alberta)
  • Fatima Pirbhai-Illich (University of Regina)
  • Kumari Beck (Simon Fraser University)
  • Michael O’Sullivan (Brock University)
  • Allyson Larkin (King’s University College)
  • Judy Bruce (Canterbury University)

15:30 Coffee break

15:45 Final Plenary: Ethical internationalization: HE as a Space for Debates about Alternative Futures

  • Lisa Taylor (Bishop’s University)
  • Su-Ming Khoo (National University of Ireland)
  • Vanessa Andreotti (UBC)

16:45 Event Closing