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America and the Rising Powers

America and the Rising Powers

America and the Rising Powers

(an international global issues conference, sponsored by the UCF Global Perspectives Office in a partnership with the National Conference of Editorial Writers, The Anil and Chitra Deshpande India Program Endowed Fund, Lawrence J. Chastang and the Chastang Foundation, C.T. Hsu and Associates, Sibille H. Pritchard Global Peace Fellowship program, Orlando Area Committee on Foreign Relations, CPH Engineers, Inc., LarsonAllen L.L.P., OCI Associates Inc., UCF Student Government Association, UCF Nicholson School of Communication, UCF Global Peace and Security Studies Program, UCF Diplomacy Program, UCF Middle Eastern Studies Program, UCF Terrorism Studies Program, UCF Political Science Department, UCF International Services Center, UCF LIFE, Global Connections Foundation and other partners)

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: UCF Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom

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Confirmed Speakers – Jack Mendelsohn,  member of the board of directors for the Arms Control Association, Washington, D.C., and a former member of the SALT II and START I delegations; Joao Castro Neves, Founding Partner and Analyst, CAC Political Consultancy, Brazil;  Shubhro Sen, Co-Founder and Executive Director, The Conscious Capitalism Institute, Wrentham, MA; Robert Sutter, Visiting Professor of Asian Studies, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.; and Paul Wolfowitz, former President of the World Bank. A feature of the 2010-2011 university-wide theme “Global Peace and Security”

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Telephone and e-mail registrations will be accepted through Thursday, Oct. 21. To register, call 407-823-0688 or e-mail global@mail.ucf.edu. The cost of $50 per person may be paid on the day of the conference. The registration fee includes a continental breakfast, refreshments, lunch and conference materials. Fee is waived for UCF Students, Faculty and Staff.