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Florida International Summit 2012

Florida International Summit 2012

Technology, Society and Innovation in an Era of Globalization

(a statewide conference , sponsored by the UCF Global Perspectives Office, Florida Network for Global Studies, Lawrence J. Chastang and the Chastang Foundation, Orlando Area Committee on Foreign Relations, C.T. Hsu and Associates, CPH Engineers, Inc., UCF China-Taiwan Cross-Strait Program, The India Program at UCF, The Anil and Chitra Deshpande India Program Endowed Fund, LarsonAllen LLP, The Sibille H. Pritchard Global Peace Fellowship Program, The Isle of Man Small Countries Program at UCF, Junior Achievement of Central Florida, Inc., UCF Political Science Department,  UCF Office of Diversity Initiatives, UCF Nicholson School of Communication, UCF International Services Center, UCF Book Festival 2012 in association with the Morgridge International Reading Center, UCF LIFE and the Global Connections Foundation)

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: UCF Student Union, Pegasus Ballroom

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Confirmed Speakers: James Bacchus, Chair, Global Practice Group of Greenburg Traurig, LLP, and former Chief Judge, Dispute Settlements Body, World Trade Organization; Tim Cullen, Director of the Oxford Programme on Negotiation; Ayesha Khanna, Director, Hybrid Reality Institute; Sarah Lacy, Senior Editor of TechCrunch and author of Brilliant, Crazy, Cocky: How the Top 1% of Entrepreneurs Profit from Global Chaos; Ernest Jones, Director, Worldwide Sales, Tivoli Software, IBM Software Group; Anita Spring, Professor Emeritus, University of Florida; and Ning Wang, Project Leader, Wermland Chamber of Commerce, Sweden.

A feature of the 2011-2012 university-wide theme “People Power, Politics and Global Change.”

Please email global@ucf.edu to inquire about registration.