University Conference Schedule

“Preparing Truman Students to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century”

Feb. 20

8 a.m.-Registration, outside Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall

8:30 a.m.-Opening Presentation: “The Challenges Ahead,” Provost Garry Gordon, Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall

9:05 a.m.-Remarks and Introduction, President Barbara Dixon, Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall

9:15 a.m.-Plenary Address, “Seven Revolutions,” Erik Peterson, senior vice president; William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Analysis and director of the Global Strategy Institute; Center for Strategic and International Studies, Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall

11 a.m.-Concurrent Session I

Noon-Lunch buffet, SUB Georgian Room

12:30 p.m.-Baldwin Lecture, “Inflation Dynamics,”
William Poole, president, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, SUB Georgian Room

1:30 p.m.-Concurrent Session II

1:30 p.m.-Technology Fair begins,
SUB Activities Room

2:30 p.m.-Concurrent Session III

3:30 p.m.-Concurrent Session Potpourri

4:30 p.m.-End-of-Conference Social, SUB Activities Room

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