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- Author : SEBAHATTIN Devecioglu - Category : Other

HOW SPORT CAN CONTRIBUTE TOWARDS PEACE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT:  The Light Millennium & Saint Peter's University

                      The Light Millennium proudly presents in collaboration with
         the Sport Management Program, the Department of Business Administration,
and the Guarini Institute For Government and Leadership at Saint Peter's University

                           You are cordially invited to the following titled Round-Table

HOW SPORT CAN CONTRIBUTE TOWARDS PEACE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

                  From a Social and Economic Perspective...

ON THE OCCASION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF

SPORT FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE (April 6)

DATE: On Monday, April 27, 2015 - TIME: 3:00 – 6:00PM

WEB PAGE : The Light Millennium

VENUE: Saint Peter's University

Address:  MacMahon Student Center - Duncan Family Sky Room-Center Room - Main Campus | 2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07306

Open to Public & RSVP is required by Sunday,  April 26 to: EVENT@lightmiLLeNNium.org or eyurdadon@saintpeters.edu

For more information, please visit at http://www.lightmillennium.org/events/all.html

“Sport has become a world language, a common denominator that breaks down all the walls, all the barriers. It is a worldwide industry whose practices can have widespread impact. Most of all, it is a powerful tool for progress and for development.”  Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General 

United Nations (Mr. Ban Ki Moon’s Message) 

http://www.un.org/en/events/sportday/2014/sgmessage.shtml

MODERATORProf. Karl Alorbi, Chair of Department of Business Administration, Saint Peter’s University

INVITE as in pdf or jpg or png format - SPU Poster

                                            WELCOMING REMARKS & INTRODUCTION: 

Program ( Click )

Prof.Kevin Callahan, Guarini Institue, Sain Peters's University    

Bircan Ünver Founding President of The Light Millennium and Head : NGO Representative at the United Nations Department of Public Information (Introduction of The Light Millennium)   

OPENING REMARKS:  David Surrey, Professor and Chair of Sociology and Urban Studies, Director of Africana Studies, Environmental Studies, Title V, and Faculty Development, Saint Peter’s University            -

ROUNDTABLE PANELISTS (in order to appearance)

  • Mr. Erden Eruç, Solo Rower, Extreme Athlete– Guinness World Record (through a video message)
  • Dr. Joseph Spears, Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator Secondary Education, Department of Teaching, Learning & Professional Development, Bowie State University 
  • Ms. Rose Harper, Chief Executive Officer, The Grass Ceiling 
  • H.E. Carlos Garcia, Executive Director & Senior Advisor, South-South News, Vice President of The Light Millennium and Founder-President of the CG Global Consultant 
  • Mr. Joseph Quinlan, Athletics Director Business department and the Athletics at Saint Peter's University 
  • Miss. Shannon Nulty, Student, Athlete Department of Sports Management, Saint Peter’s University 
  • Tunç Üçyıldız - Won Turkey's first national surfing title in October 2012, and the first surfer to represent Turkey in World Championships in 2013 Panama and 2014 Peru. 
  • Ergun Yurdadon, Professor and Director, Sports Management Program, Saint Peter's University.
  • Ali Nasuh Mahruki   First Turkish and the first muslim climber in the world who has climbed Mount Everest, the co-founder and the president of AKUT (Search and Rescue Association)

  Q &  A - INTERACTIVE SESSION

 CONCLUDING REMARKS BY THE PANELISTS &

 5:00  CLOSING REMARKS  BY  Prof. Karl Alorbi, Chair of Department of Business Administration, Saint Peter’s University

 NETWORKING : http://www.lightmillennium.org

SHOW : "White Card" : A Symbolic Initiative to Celebrate The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace  : http://april6.org/en/white-card.html

Organized and Presented by: 

The Light Millennium proudly presents in collaboration with the Sport Management Program, the Department of Business Administration and the Guarini Institute For Government and Leadership at Saint Peters University

Co-organized by:  CG Global Consultant

Coordinator: Assoc. Prof. Sebahattin DEVECİOĞLU, Firat University/ Firat University/Elazığ
NGO Representative at the United Nations Department of Public Information of
The Light Millennium 

Outreach and Media Director: Bircan Ünver, The Light Millennium

Email: contact@lightmillennium.orgEVENT@lightmillennium.org - Tel: 917-554-3816
Contact at Saint Peter's University:  Prof. Ergün Yurdadön -  Email: eyurdadon@saintpeters.edu

Mission of The Light Millennium - LM: http://www.lightmillennium.org/lm_mission.html 

LM-Events: http://www.lightmillennium.org

About Saint Peter's University: http://www.saintpeters.edu/about/

More information will be available on The Light Millennium website – under EVENTS page (http://www.lightmillennium.org/events/all.html), and through its social media pages (Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter) as well as the Saint Peter's University’s related department’s website and social media pages. 

For All Photos:  Gallery of The Light Millennium     White Card Gallery

 TAGS :   #IDSDP2015 #sport4betterworld #peaceandsport #lmillennium

Saint Peter's University Directions http://www.saintpeters.edu/directions/


 

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