[June 9, 2012] The 10th Annual Rotary Center Seminar

The 10th Annual Rotary Center Seminar on Peace and Conflict Resolution took place on Saturday, June 9, 2012 from 13:00 – 18:35.   The Class IX Rotary Peace Fellows (ICU Graduate Students) gave presentations based on their MA thesis topics, followed by discussion.

The 10th Annual Rotary Center Seminar

Date:  Saturday, June 9, 2012

Time:  13:00 – 18:35

Place: International Conference Room, Kiyoshi Togasaki Memorial Dialogue House, ICU

Language: English & Japanese (simultaneous interpretation provided)

13:00 – 13:10   Introduction

13:10 – 13:30   Opening Remarks & Greetings

13:30 – 14:00   Presentation: Anne Riechert “Open Social Innovation”

14:00 – 14:30   Presentation: Yesica Ivone Zarate “Comparative perspectives on Innovation Policy: United States-Japan and Brazil-Argentina”

14:30 – 15:00   Presentation: Lydia Humenycky “Finding the Value in Shared Value Creation”

15:00 – 15:10   Short Break

15:10 – 15:25   Introduction of Class X Fellows

15:25 – 15:55   Presentation: Mara Duer “Finding a Place in the City: Spatial Securitization in the Western World”

15:55 – 16:25   Presentation: Mark Flanigan “Rising from the Rubble: Japan, Human Security and Disaster Response in a post-3/11 World” 

 16:25 – 16:45   Coffee Break

 16:45 – 17:15   Presentation: Mutiara Pasaribu “Women’s Narratives on Domestic Violence in Dealing with Traditional and Formal Mechanism of Justice in Timor-Leste

 17:15 – 17:45   Presentation: Nathalie Ahanda “Indigenous Papuan Women’s Political Strategies. A Gender Analysis of the Conflict in West Papua

 17:45 – 17:55   Cultural Presentation

 17:55 – 18:25   Presentation: Nelson Sanz Cadena “Framing Violence and Culture in the Liberal Peacebuilding Paradigm:Towards a critical analysis of youth violence in East-Timor”

18:25 – 18:35   Summing Up & Closing Remarks