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The Diversity Conference - Hawai'i 13-16 February 2003

Hawai'i Imin International Conference Center - 1777 East-West Road Honolulu

 

Download the Program and Report here:

 

- Final conference program detailing all plenary and parallel sessions.

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MS Word Document [.doc] (184 Kb)

 

- Post conference report, written by RMIT’s Globalism Institute.

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MS Word RTF [.rtf]

 


  • Conference Opens: 9.00am Thursday 13 February 2003
  • Conference Dinner: 7.30pm Friday 14 February 2003
  • Conference Close: 5.30pm Sunday 16 February 2003

The conference program consists of a mix of plenary and parallel sessions, running from 9.00am to 5.30pm from 13-16 February .




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DIVERSITY CONFERENCE 2003

Hawai'i Imin International Conference Center

East West Center, University of Hawai'i


TIMETABLE

 


    THURSDAY 13 FEBRUARY 2003
 8:00-9:00 The Conference Secretariat will be open each day from 8:00 am for Registration, Dinner Bookings, Tours and General Information.
Location - Entrance, East West Center

9:00-9:45

OPENING SESSION - INTRODUCTION & WELCOME
Official Welcome and Opening Ceremony - Keoni Auditorium - Ground Floor, East West Center
- Barry Gills
- Lieutenant Governor James R. Aiona Jr., State of Hawai’i
- Deane Neubauer

9:45-10:30

 PLENARY SESSION ONE: Cultural Diversity in a Globalising World
Opening Address - Ashish Nandy, Professor, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi. India.

10:30-11:00

MORNING TEA

11:00-12:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 1
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

12:15-1:25

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 2
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

1:15-2:15

LUNCH

2:15-3:45

PLENARY SESSION TWO
Title: Globalisation and Indigenous Rights
- Jackie Huggins
- Millilani Trask
- Owens Wiwa

3:45-4:00

AFTERNOON TEA

4:00-5:00

PLENARY SESSION THREE: Toward a World in which Many Worlds would Co-exist: Epistemic Diversity, Violence and Globalisation
- Walter Mignolo

5:15-5:45

Performance: University of Hawaii Dance Ensemble

 


 

FRIDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2003

8:00-9:00

SECRETARIAT OPEN

9:00-10:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 3
- 30min Papers & 60min Workshops
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

10:10-10:30

MORNING TEA

10:30-11:40

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 4
- 30min Papers & 60min Workshops
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

11:45-12:55

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 5
- 30min Papers & 60min Workshops
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

1:00-2:00

LUNCH

2:00-3:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 6
- 30min Papers & 60min Workshops
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

3:10-3:30

AFTERNOON TEA (close of day 2)

EVENING

Optional Activity 1: CONFERENCE DINNER - Hawaiian Lu'au (tickets available via secretariat)

Optional Activity 2: Discounted Cultural Activity for delegates not attending the dinner- details at conference

 


 

SATURDAY 15 FEBRUARY 2003

8:00-9:00

SECRETARIAT OPEN

9:00-10:30

PLENARY SESSION FOUR: Globalization, Democracy and Diversity
- Barry Gills
- Mary Kalantzis
- Majid Tehranian

10:30-11:00

MORNING TEA

11:00-12:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 7
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

12:15-1:25

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 8
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

1:25-2:15

LUNCH

2:15-3:00

PLENARY SESSION FIVE: Indigenous Rights and the Law
- Lilikala Kame'eleihiwa

3:00-4:00

PLENARY SESSION SIX: Consociation
- Brendan O'Leary

4:00-4:15

AFTERNOON TEA

4:15-4:45

PLENARY SESSION SEVEN: Native Issues in Hawai'i Politics
Chair - Ibrahim Aoude
- Jonathan Okamura: "Aloha for All": Multicultural Diversity in Post-rice Hawai'i
- Ulla Hasager: Land Masses: Recent Changes in Land Use Rights in Hawai'i
- Marion Kelly: Rejecting Diversity: Legislating Away Hawai'i as an Independent Nation

EVENING

Optional Activity 1 - Korean Dance Performance

 


  

SUNDAY 16 FEBRUARY 2003

8:00-9:00

SECRETARIAT OPEN

9:00-10:30

PLENARY SESSION EIGHT: Representations of Cultural Difference
- Jonathan Friedman
- Ashish Nandy
- Michael Shapiro

10:30-11:00

MORNING TEA

11:00-12:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 9
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

12:15-1:25

PARALLEL SESSIONS - GROUP 10
- 30min Papers, 60min Workshops & Garden Sessions
- series of presentations conducted in breakout rooms as per full program.

1:25-2:15

LUNCH

2:15-3:15

PLENARY SESSION NINE: Deep Diversity - Conflict Cultural Difference
- Ien Ang
- Paul James

3:15-3:30

AFTERNOON TEA

3:30-5:00

PLENARY SESSION TEN: Debating Diversity
- Paul James
- Walter Mignolo
- Ashis Nandy
- Gayatri Spivak

5:00-5:30

Closing Ceremony



DIVERSITY CONFERENCE 2003

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