Schedule

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Conference Program

9:00-10:00

Location: HIA Offices, 144 East 39th Street, New York City
Breakfast

 
10:00-10:15

 
Opening Remarks
Dr. Judith S. Goldstein
Founder and Executive Director, Humanity in Action
 

10:15-11:15 Keynote: Tales of Redemption and Justice in Mississippi
Jerry Mitchell
Investigative Reporter, Clarion-Ledger
 
11:15-11:30 Coffee Break
  
11:30-12:45

Discussion Groups 

Covering the World: A Journalist's Perspective on Foreign Affairs
Michael Slackman
Deputy Foreign Editor, The New York Times
  

  The Secrets that Governments Keep: An Inside Look at Bradley Manning and the WikiLeaks Scandal
Denver Nicks
Author, PRIVATE: Bradley Manning, WikiLeaks, and the Biggest Exposure of Official Secrets in American HistoryHumanity in Action Senior Fellow
  
12:45-1:30 Lunch
 
1:30-1:40
 
HIA Connect: Using the Resources on the Humanity in Action Website
Philip Ugelow
Deputy Executive Director, Humanity in Action 
 
1:40-2:30 Solutions Salons
  
2:30-3:45

Discussion Groups 

Introduction to Op-Ed Writing
Lionel Beehner
Truman Fellow

  Friend or Foe: Understanding How Security Forces Respond During Nonviolent Uprisings
Anika Binnendijk
Humanity in Action Senior Fellow

3:45-4:00 Coffee Break
 
4:00-5:30

Keynote Panel: Senior Fellows in Action - Lessons in Social Entrepreneurship from the Humanity in Action Community

Moderator and Introductory Presentation
Dr. Zachary D. Kaufman
Social Entrepreneur; Editor, Social Entrepreneurship in the Age of Atrocities; Humanity in Action Senior Fellow; Member, Humanity in Action American Planning Board

 

Senior Fellows Reunion Dinner

7:30-8:00
Location: The Crooked Knife, 29 East 30th Street, New York City
Welcome Drinks for Senior Fellows
  
8:00-10:00 Senior Fellows Reunion Dinner