9:00 AM to 4:00 PM: The AUC 23rd Annual Research Conference: 'Communities Conceptualized: A Conference on the Definitions, Perspective, and Approaches to Community' will be held on April 5-6, 2017. It is part of the AUC Research Week. This year the schools collaborating in this conference are the Graduate Schools of Education, School of Continuing Education, School of Humanities and Social Science, Academy of Liberal Arts - with GSE being the lead organizer. Keynote speaker on April 5th is Dr. Laila Iskandar, former minister of state for Urban Renewal and Informal Settlements; former minister of State for Environmental Affairs; and Chair of CID consulting. Dr. Laila's talk is titled 'From Trickle Down to Bottom up to Base of the Pyramid and Corporate Social Responsibility: Where do Communities Figure?' Keynote Speaker on April 6th is Dr. Malak Zaalouk, Graduate School of Education Associate Professor of Practice; Director of Middle East Institute for Higher Education, AUC, and Chair of the Governing board of the UNESCO institute for Life Long Learning. Dr. Malak's talk is titled 'Community Education as Empowerment'
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