MODELS OF SUSTAINABLE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: LESSONS FROM THE BASQUE CASE

Lazkano-La-curva-del-destino

The Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies (ALC, University of the Basque Country) and the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4, Columbia University) invite you to join us as we discuss our ongoing collaborative research inspired by Dr. Juan Jose Ibarretxe’s theoretical work on sustainable human development under extreme circumstances. Please join us and our collaborators to discuss our most recent advancements, our vision for new initiatives, and the implications of our research in the Basque Country and beyond. This seminar will include a keynote address by Dr. Juan Jose Ibarretxe, former President of the Basque Government, presentations by renowned scholars, and an exhibition by award-winning Basque artist Itziar Barrio. Light refreshments will be served.

Keynote Address by Dr. Juan José Ibarretxe

Chair of the Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies

Lehendakari (President) of the Basque Government , 1999-2009

Speakers include:

Andrea Bartoli, PhD. Dean of the School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University.

Peter T. Coleman, PhD. Director of the Morton Deutsch International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (MD-ICCCR), Teachers College, Columbia University. Executive Co-Chair of AC4, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Gorka Espiau. The Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies. Director of Innovation for Cities and Regions, The Young Foundation

Armando Geller, PhD. Scensei, LLC

Joshua Fisher, PhD. Director of AC4, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

Paul Hoyt-O’Connor, PhD. George Washington University

Borislava Manojlovic, PhD. School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University

When & Where

 Please join us…

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:
Friday, March 6, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (EST)

Teachers College, Columbia University
525 West 120th Street
Everett Lounge, Zankel Hall
New York, NY 100

Invitation artwork: The Curve of Destiny (La curva del destino), by Jesus Mari Lazkano, 2004.

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