Agenda for Colloquium on Internationalizing Business Education

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A series of lectures, sessions, and discussions will present best practices in internationalized business programs, explore key issues, and develop strategies for building and enhancing internationalization in this business community. Lunch and refreshments are included.

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Welcome and Program Overview

  • David Pyke, PhD, Dean of the School of Business Administration, University of San Diego
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Presentation: The 10 Traits of Globally Fluent Metro Areas

  • Sean Barr, Vice President of San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Presentation: Developing Global Competence within the Curriculum

  • Denise Dimon, Associate Provost for International Affairs and Director of the Ahlers Center for International Business, University of San Diego
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.


10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Panel: San Diego Case: The Voice of Stakeholders about Whether “Global” Matters

  • Facilitator: Mark Ballam, Managing Director, CIBER, San Diego State University College of Business Administration
  • Emilie Hersh, Chief Executive Officer, InterKnowlogy
  • James J. Tarbox, PhD, Executive Director, Career Development and Services, San Diego State University Career Service
  • Bernardo Andrade, MBA, Logistics Coordinator, Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Presentation: Taylor Guitars

  • Barbara Wight, Chief Financial Officer, Taylor Guitars
1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion by Topic

  • Anne D'Angelo, PhD, Assistant Dean of Global Initiatives, Carlson Global Institute, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Wrap Up and Next Steps

**Please note that colloquium schedule and events are subject to change