A University of Redlands symposium in anticipation of the 2011 APEC Summit
The University of Redlands and the East-West Center invite the public, educators, students, and the business community to the one day symposium: “Asia-Pacific Trade, Cultural Flows, and Social Dynamics.” This symposium is a lead-up event to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit that will be held in Honolulu on November 12-13, 2011. It will focus on trade relations and cultural exchanges between the United States and East Asia.
WHAT: Asia-Pacific Trade, Cultural Flows and Social Dynamics Symposium
WHEN: Saturday, September 24, 2011
8:30 – 9 a.m.
Check in and light breakfast
9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Sessions 1 and 2 – APEC: Prospects for Trans-Pacific Integration Labor Relations and Corporate Practice
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Lunch and Keynote Speaker - Jeffrey Wasserstrom, “China in the American Imagination, 1900-2011”
2:15 – 4:45 p.m.
Sessions 3 and 4 - Asian Traditional Aesthetics and Modern Media Food Safety Across the Pacific
4:45 – 5:15 p.m.
Cultural Performance: Rangashree Dances of India
WHERE: Casa Loma Room, University of Redlands—1200 E. Colton Avenue, Redlands, CA
REGISTRATION: By September 14, $25 includes all sessions, light breakfast, lunch, refreshments and cultural performance. After September 14, registration is $35. For registration inquiries please contact Alice Oswald at firstname.lastname@example.org or 909-748-8545.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: For full schedule, registration form, directions and presenters’ bios visit: www.redlands.edu/AsiaSymposium