Conference Agenda

Whe
n Middle East Politics Invade Campus


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH, 2011

Hyatt Regency Hotel
370 King Street West
Toronto

see map

Noon:  Registration 
1 PM to 9 PM:  Conference
9 PM  to  10 PM: Reception 


BUS INFORMATION:

Two buses have been arranged to leave from York campus on Ottawa Road, in front of the Science and Engineering building.

The first bus leaves at 11 AM for the afternoon or full-day sessions. The second bus leaves at 4 PM for the dinner and evening sessions.

Please look for the yellow T.EID Transportation bus, that will have a sign, "Hyatt Regency Hotel"


1 pm

WELCOME: Advocates for Civil Liberties

MODERATOR: JONATHAN KAY
Managing Editor, NATIONAL POST

OPENING REMARKS:

Video greeting - JUDGE HADASSA BEN ITTO, Jersusalem

Welcome ACL Representative - Remarks - Purpose & Structure of Conference

1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

PANEL – STUDENT LEADERS SPEAK OUT
Leaders of Campus Student Groups dialogue to address ‘the activities that go on in March”

Moderated by Jonathan Kay

2:15 – 3:00 pm SPEAKER: ANDREW ROBERTS
Friends of Israel Initiative – Who? What? Why now?

3 pm – 3:45 pm SPEAKER: RICHARD CRAVATTS
The War Against Israel On Campus


3:45 pm – 4 pm Q & A

4 pm – 4:30 pm COFFEE BREAK

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm SPEAKER: ELLIOT CHODOFF
Realities of War ... Perspectives for Peace

Q & A Period


5:30 pm – 6:30 pm DINNER

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm SPEAKER: PHYLLIS CHESLER
The New Antisemitism
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Q & A Period

7:30. pm - 8:30 pm

ACADEMIC PANEL:
GIL TROY, SALIM MANSUR,
DR.CATHERINE CHATTERLEY


Changing the Narrative on Campus:

  • Challenges to Israel's legitimacy on campus
  • How to survive March on campus – and tools to improve the toxic atmosphere
8:30 pm - 8:45 pm Q & A

8:45 pm - 9:00 pm CONCLUDING STATEMENTS

9:00 pm to 10:00 pm CLOSING RECEPTION

 

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