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11/27/07 - Lipton Lectureship Speaker: Michael Gallis

Nov 20, 2007

Topic: 21st Century Patterns of Economic and Population Growth and How it Affects All of Us: Planning for the Future

Time: Tuesday, November 27, 2007; 9:00 a.m.

Location: Shapiro Wing, Krauskopf Memorial Library

Speaker: Michael Gallis

Mr. Michael Gallis, as part of the Lipton Lectureship Series, joins us to begin the dialogue for developing strategies for the college in the 21st century. Mr. Gallis will talk about recognizing global patterns and understanding the forces that create change in the real world. This represents a first step in identifying and collectively responding to challenges and capturing opportunities.

Mr. Gallis is one of the country's leading experts in large-scale metropolitan reginal development strategies. For more than 30 years, Mr. Gallis has been on the forefront of planning successful strategies for public, private and institutional leaders to create globally competitive regions. This Lipton Lecture presents an opportunity to participate in the initial phase of what will become the college's blueprint and action plan for the next decade.

Agenda: Continental Breakfast: 9:00 a.m., Presentation: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.; Reaction Panel Discussion: 10:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.