Day One

Friday, April 13, 2012

Legitimacy, Development & Change Revisited

We will be joined via videoconferencing by our Indonesian university partners for the April 13-14, 2012 morning sessions only, due to the time difference. All times are US East Coast regular time (GMT -5). The symposium will take place in the Law School auditorium.

08:00-08:20

Coffee Plus Registration for CLE Participants

08:20-08:30

Welcome

08:30-10:00

South-South Economic Cooperation Development Model Panel

Dr. Sachin Chaturvedi, Research and Information System for Developing Countries, New Delhi, India
Dr. Francis Matambalya, Nordic Africa Institute, Uppsala, Sweden

10:00-10:15

Coffee Break

10:15-11:45

Regional Trade, Multilateral Trade & Investment Policy Panel

Dr. Anne W. Kamau, African Growth Initiative, Brooking Institution, Washington, DC & Research Department, Central Bank of Kenya, Nairobi
Dr. Patricia Lenaghan, University of the Western Cape Faculty of Law, Bellville, South Africa
Jean- Francois Bourque, International Trade Centre, Geneva, Switzerland
Teke Ngomba, Aarhus University, Denmark

11:45-13:00

African Infrastructure Development Panel

Dr. Jean Alain Penda Matipe, Foundation for a Unified Business Law in Africa, Basel, Switzerland
Prof. Lite Nartey, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, Columbia
Prof. Michael Best, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs & School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta,GA

13:00-14:00

Lunch Break

14:00-15:30

African Land Law, Large Scale Agribusiness & Foreign Investment Panel

Dr. Joseph Kieyah, Private Sector Development Division, Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis, Nairobi
Prof. Waleed EI-Ansary, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
Prof. (Rev) Joseph Isanga, Ave Maria School of Law, Naples, FL

15:30-16:45

African Textile Industry, Light Manufacturing & Foreign Investment Panel

Henri-Joel Nkuepo, University of Iowa College of Law, Iowa City, IA
Dr. Darminto Hartono, Diponegoro University Faculty of Law, Semarang, Indonesia
Chloe Gartside, University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia

16:45-17:00

Coffee Break

17:00-18:15

Speculation on Economic & Social Rights Panel

Dr. Sigit Riyanto, Gadjah Mada University Faculty of Law, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Lindayanti Sulistio, University of Washington School of Law & Gadjah Mada University Faculty of Law, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Prof. David K. Linnan, University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia

End of Day One

Day Two

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Legitimacy, Development & Change Revisited

We will be joined via videoconferencing by our Indonesian university partners for the April 13-14, 2012 morning sessions only, due to the time difference. All times are US East Coast regular time (GMT -5). The symposium will take place in the Law School auditorium.

08:00-08:30

Coffee

08:30-10:15

Changing Human Rights Institutions Panel

Dr. Sri Ruhaini Dzuhayatin, State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Prof. Harkristuti Harkrisnowo, Ministry of Justice & University of Indonesia, Jakarta

10:15-11:45

Roots and Branches of Economic & Social Rights Panel

Andy Omara, Gadjah Mada University Faculty of Law, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Prof. Cyrus Veeser, Bentley University, Waltham, MA

11:45-12:00

Coffee Break

12:00-13:30

Foreign Investment and African Natural Resources Panel

Nyasha Pasipanodya, Kauffman Fellow, New York University School of Law, New York, NY
Dev Nathan, Institute for Human Development, New Delhi, India & Visiting Fellow, Duke University, Durham, NC

Closing

End of Day Two