Schedule of Events
This year's conference will begin mid-day on Friday and run through late afternoon on Saturday. A tentative schedule of events is below, and we will continue to update this page every few days with the details of various events as soon as they are confirmed. Please note that the schedule may require adjustment in the coming weeks, but a final schedule will be provided to participants in their conference materials.
All events will take place in rooms and locations throughout the Hesburgh Center for International Studies, unless otherwise indicated. All times are Eastern Daylight Time.
|Friday, March 28|
|12:00 pm–2:00 pm||Registration
Presenters and participants should check in at the hospitality desk to receive their conference materials and name badges. Registration will remain open throughout the conference.
|2:00 pm–2:15 pm||Opening Remarks
Ana Dionne-Lanier and Jimmy DeFrieze, the co-chairs of the 2014 Conference Committee, will offer welcoming remarks.
|2:30 pm–3:15 pm||Roundtable Session #1||Conference Rooms|
|3:30 pm–4:45 pm||Panel Session #1||Conference Rooms|
|Panel A: Improving Peace Processes|
|Panel B: Human Trafficking and Sexual Slavery|
|Panel C: The Future of Nuclear Disarmament|
|5:00 pm–5:45 pm||Poster and Multi-Media Session
During this session, presenters will be available near their displays to answer questions and engage in dialogue about their research.
|5:45 pm–7:00 pm||Buffet Dinner & Free Time
The dinner buffet will be prepared by Catering...by Design, University
of Notre Dame.
|7:00 pm–8:00 pm||TBD||Auditorium|
|8:00 pm–9:00 pm||TBD||Auditorium|
|9:00 pm–9:30 pm||TBD||Great Hall|
|Saturday, March 29|
|8:30 am–9:30 am||Continental Breakfast||On Site|
|9:30 am–10:45 am||Panel Session #2||Conference Rooms|
|Panel A: Transitional Justice Mechanisms|
|Panel B: Youth Programs and Participation|
|11:00 am–12:15 pm||Panel Session #3||Conference Rooms|
|Panel A: IDPs and Refugees|
|Panel B: Cross-Cultural Understanding|
|Panel C: Feminist Perspectives|
|12:15 am–1:30 pm||Buffet Lunch & Free Time
The lunch buffet will be prepared by Catering...by Design, University
of Notre Dame..
|1:30 pm–2:45 pm||Keynote Address—"Understanding the Global Decline in Violence:
Is it Real? Will it Last?"
The keynote will be delivered by Andrew Mack, Director of the Human Security Report Project at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia.
|3:00 pm–4:15 pm||Panel Session #4||Conference Rooms|
|Panel A: Effecting Women's Participation|
|Panel B: Peace and Prosperity|
|Panel C: Collective Memory and Narrative|
|4:30 pm–5:15 pm||Roundtable Session #2||Conference Rooms|
|5:30 pm–6:00 pm||Closing Session||Auditorium|