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Community Development Society 46th Annual International Conference

July 19-22, 2015
Hilton Lexington Downtown
Lexington, Kentucky

Sunday, July 19

8:00 am – 6:00 pm        Registration

            8:30 am – 5:45 pm        Pre-Conference Workshops (space limited, registration on first-come, first served basis):

  • Creating a Culture of Effective Public Engagement in Local Communities:  An Experiential Workshop  (8:30-11:30 am)
  • Capturing the Essence of Community through Participatory Photography (8:30 am-12:30 pm)
  • Tobacco, Bourbon and Beer:  A Visceral Community Development Experience (10:00 am-5:45 pm)  Limited to 15 participants
  • The Status Quo and Future of Community Development in Colleges and Universities (1:00-4:30 pm)
  • Grassroots Comics:  A Development Communication Tool (1:00-4:30 pm)

            4:30 pm – 5:30 pm         International Committee Reception

            5:30 pm – 8:30 pm         Opening Night Welcome Reception and Opening Ceremony with Local Artists

                                                            Speaker:  Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and Kentucky Lt. Governor Crit Luallen

        Monday, July 20

           7:00 am – 6:00 pm        Registration

           7:00 am – 8:00 am        Breakfast & Networking

           8:00 am – 6:00 pm        Exhibits and Silent Auction open

           8:00 am – 9:15 am        Welcome and Keynote Address

                                                           Speaker:  Prentice Onayemi, ArtPlace America

           9:45 am – 11:15 am       Concurrent Sessions

           11:15 am - 12:30 pm      Poster Presentations

           12:30 pm – 4:30 pm       Mobile Learning Workshops (space limited, registration on first-come, first served basis)

  • MLW #1 - Lexington LGBTQ:  A History of the Wildand Wonderful
  • MLW #2 - Horse Assisted Communities: How Horses Give
  • MLW #3 - Social Enterprise on the Rise
  • MLW #4 - Paint Your Town Red: The Challenges and Rewards of Mural Art in a Community
  • MLW #5 - Bicycling’s Contributions to Community Wellness
  • MLW #6 - How Community Engagement Impacts Our Shared Spaces: Lexington’s East End Neighborhood
  • MLW #7 - Seed, Glean, and Harvest

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm       Offsite Reception at Carrick House

Tuesday, July 21

6:30 am – 7:30 am       Sunrise Yoga, Triangle Park

7:00 am – 6:00 pm       Registration

7:00 am – 8:00 am       Breakfast, Committee Roundtables and Past Presidents’ Meeting

8:00 am – 5:00 pm       Exhibits and Silent Auction

            8:00 am – 9:00 am        Keynote Presentation:  Negotiating the Place of Culture and the Culture of Place

                                               Speaker:  Michael Rios, University of California, Davis

9:15 am – 10:45 am      Concurrent Sessions

11:00 am – 12:30 pm    Concurrent Sessions

12:45 pm – 2:00 pm      Lunch, Presidential Address and Business Meeting

2:15 pm – 3:45 pm        Concurrent Sessions

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm  Past President, New Member and Student Reception

5:30 pm – 8:30 pm        Reception, Awards Banquet and Silent Auction

Wednesday, July 22

7:00 am – 8:00 am        Breakfast and Networking

8:00 am – 11:30 am      Registration

8:00 am – 9:30 am        Concurrent Sessions

10:00 am – 11:30 am    Concurrent Sessions

11:45 am – 1:00 pm      Closing Luncheon and Keynote Presentation

                                            Speaker:  Natasha Bowens

 

 

 

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