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Friday, April 28th, 2017

San Diego, California

9:00 -9:15AM


9:15 - 10:15

The Cultural Language of Design

*from by Bennett Peji

Panelists: Bennett Peji, Marketing & Community Engagement, Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, John Eger, Zahn Professor of Creativity & Innovation, San Diego State University; Michael Stepner, Professor of Architecture, New School of Architecture

Moderator:  Caryn Brause

10:30 - 11:30AM

Music, Diplomacy & Peace, Crossing Cultures and Creating New Artistic Voices

Panelists:  Lisa Porter; Silk Road Ensemble, Nicolas Reveles, San Diego Opera, Maria Teresa Riqué,  General Director of Opera Tijuana and Opera en la Calle

Moderator:  George Novinger

11:30 - 12:00PM



Keynote Address
Marcela Celorio Mancera
Consul General of Mexico to San Diego

12:40 - 1:30PM

Pearls of the Pacific – Friendship Parks

Panelists:  Prof. Seong Joon Ko, Valeriy Savostenko, Vincent Sheih, Kyle Bergman
Moderator: Stephen Haggard, Institute of Global Conflict and Cooperation

1:30 - 1:50PM

Jeju Art & Culture Discussion

Presenters:  Mr. Nam-Jim Kim, Director of Peace and International Affairs Division, Prof. Seong Joon Ko, Mr. Jung Hyung Ko, - Jeju PRP and International Affairs, Miss Jeyon Kim - Coodinator, International Relations

1:55 - 2:00 PM

Closing Remarks

5:00 - 7:00PM

Friends, Food, Entertainment

**Pearl of the Pacific Park,
 Shelter Island, CA**

Earlier Event: November 4
San Diego
Later Event: April 29
Saturday, April 29th, 2017