9:00 AM to 4:00 PM: 'Communities Conceptualized: A Conference on The Definitions, Perspectives, and Approaches To Community'is the name of this year's Annual Research conference, part of the AUC Research Week. It will be held from April 5 - 6, 2017. Themes of the conference includes the following: Understanding, defining, and conceptualizing community.Community institutions: businesses, schools, universities, mosques, churches, recreational facilities, public spaces.Community engagement: how businesses, government, and educational institutions identify and work with particular communities. Intellectual communities: communities of practice in modern organizations, artistic and literary communities in an age of social media.Research methods, challenges, and strategies for community-focused research. The community as classroom. Developing learning cultures in organizations and communities; creating communities of improvement and growth. Science and the community: how scientists are engaging the community for local solutions to everyday problems.Creating communities from scratch: how research can guide Egypt in the development of the new capital city, as well as many other new emerging communities throughout the country and the region.
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