2020 CGE ANNUAL MEETING SCHEDULE * all times are Eastern Time Zone

 

Wednesday, September 23rd - CGE FORUM

 

     10:00 AM New CGE Research Institute

            Convener: Dr. Susan DeWoody, Oklahoma Baptist University

            Panel Format followed by Question and Answer    

       2:00 PM Student Wellness, Safety and Health

            Convener: Dr. Barbara McMillan, Blue Mountain College

            Panel Format followed by Question and Answer

 

Thursday, September 24th - PLENARY SESSION

 

      10:00 AM 

            Convener: Dr. Adam Wright, Dallas Baptist University

            Keynote: Dr. Gerald Pillay, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK

                        Intro: Dr. Rick Brewer - Followed by Question and Answer

            CGE Global Leader Award Recipient Updates

                        Intro: Dr. Gary Cook 

                        Dr. Billy Kim, FEBC, South Korea

                        PM Nhem Thavy, Parliament, Kingdom of Cambodia

                        Dr. Scott Holste, LifeShape Foundation

       11:00 AM

            Convener: Dr. Adam Wright, Dallas Baptist University

            Keynote: Dr. Paul Chitwood, International Mission Board

                        Intro: Dr. Heath Thomas - Followed by Question and Answer

            Special Event: Impact from the Beirut Explosion, Lebanon, August 4th

                        Guest Speakers: Dr. Nabil Costa and Dr. Paul Haidostian, Lebanon

                        Intro: Dr. David Olive - Followed by Question and Answer

       WORKSHOPS -

        2:00 PM International Admissions/Regulation, Immigration, Policy

            Conveners for Panel: Dr. Donna Waldron, Campbell University and

            Dr. Randy Byers, Dallas Baptist University

        2:00 PM Internships: On-Site and Virtual

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Jane Cahaly, CGE Senior Consultant

        3:00 PM Study Abroad - CGE Members Overseas

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Ian Cosh, Ouachita Baptist University

        3:00 PM Global Healthcare - Overseas Partners 

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Colin Coyne, Samford University

 

Friday, September 25th - PLENARY SESSION

 

      10:00 AM 

            Convener: Dr. Bobby Hall, Wayland Baptist University

            Keynote: Dr. Marlene Wall, LCC International University, Klaipeda, Lithuania

                        Intro: Dr. Blake Thompson - Followed by Question and Answer

            CGE Global Leader Award Recipient Updates

                        Intro: Dr. Gary Cook 

                        Fred Tiedemann, CGE Arabic Language Center, Amman, Jordan

                        Dr. Joseph Kim, Central Christian Academy, South Korea

                        Dr. Larry Cox, Perfecting Philanthropy

       11:00 AM

            Special Event: CGE Research Institute - Added Value for CGE Members

                        Guest Speaker: Dr. Jeff Moore 

                        Research Presenters: 

            Introduction to New CGE Member: Gardner-Webb University

                        Intro: Dr. Bobby Hall, Speaker: Dr. Ben Leslie, Gardner-Webb University

            Keynote: Charlie Haines, Unstatus Your Quo

                        Intro: Dr. Pat Taylor

            Highlight: John Cabot University, Rome, Italy

                        Intro: Dr. Andy Westmoreland, Samford University

                        Dr. Franco Pavoncello, John Cabot University

                        Update: Dr. Mary Merva, John Cabot University

                        Followed by Question and Answer

       WORKSHOPS -

        2:00 PM International Recruiting and Partnerships

            Conveners for Panel: Dr. Donna Waldron, Campbell University and

            Dr. Randy Byers, Dallas Baptist University

        2:00 PM International High School Partners and Opportunities

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Jane Cahaly, CGE Senior Consultant

        3:00 PM Study Abroad Partners and Faculty-Led Trips

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Ian Cosh, Ouachita Baptist University

        3:00 PM CGE Partnerships: Collaborative Programs; CGE J-1 Visas 

            Convener for Panel: Dr. Aaron Vorbau, Academics In Asia