Monday, April 22, 2019

Doctoral Consortium

PhD students participate in a series of workshops facilitated by faculty
*All students will participate in the Symposium Main Program

1:00 p.m. - Welcome Remarks: Phil Phan, Symposium Director
Self-introductions by students and faculty mentors.

Maria Minniti, Syracuse University Whitman School of Management
Jacob Park, Green Mountain College
Phil Phan, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
Sim Sitkin, Duke University
Jon Mikel Zabala Iturriagagoitia, University of Deusto

1:30 p.m. - First Roundtable

Roundtable Format: 2 students at a time take 20 minutes per pair to share their research/thesis, followed by 20 minutes of discussion guided by a mentor.

Group 1 (Room TBA)

Jennifer Wyatt Bourgeois
Polina Koroleva
Mengyin Li
Laurens Vandeweghe

Group 2 (Room TBA)

Wendy Chen
Seongkyung Cho
Kurian George
Malcolm Muhammad

Group 3 (Room TBA)

Suwen Chen
Almantas Palubinskas
Abraham Song
Vyas Sreenivas
Yusi W. Turell

2:30 pm - Coffee Break & Afternoon Snack

2:45 pm - Second Roundtable (same groups)

4:00pm - Discussion

4:45pm - Research and Publication Opportunities Overview

5:00pm - Deploy attendee survey

5:15pm - Consortium Closing

5:30pm - Welcome by Dean Bernard Ferrari, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

5:45pm - Networking Reception and Buffet Dinner

7:30pm - End of Day


Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Main Program - Full Day

8:00 a.m. - Registration and networking breakfast (Room 24 A/B)

9:00 a.m. - Welcome
Phil Phan, Symposium Director, and Scott Alford, Charles Koch Foundation

9:15a.m. - First Conversation

David B. Audretsch, Indiana University O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Meredith J. Greif, Johns Hopkins Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

10:15 a.m. - Coffee break (Room 24 A/B)

10:30 a.m. - Parallel breakout 1

Room 1 (Room 603)
Byron Carson, Hampden-Sydney College
Richard Harrison, University of Edinburgh Business School
Jon Mikel Zabala-Iturriagagoitia, University of Deusto, Spain

Room 2 (Room 604)
J. Howard Kucher, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Sheela Pandey, Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg
Tammi Redd, Ramapo College of New Jersey

Noon - Lunch (Room 24 A/B)

1:15 p.m. - Second Conversation

● Maria Minniti, Syracuse University Whitman School of Management
 Ashley Berner, Johns Hopkins School of Education

2:15 p.m. - Breakout Session 2

Room 1 (Room 603)
Peter Gianiodis, Duquesne University
Sim Sitkin, Duke University
Tatiana R. Stettler, Kent State University

Room 2 (Room 604)
David S. Lucas, Syracuse University
Jacob Park, Green Mountain College

3:45 p.m. - Coffee Break (Room 24 A/B)

4:00 p.m. - Third Conversation (Room 24 A/B)

● Robert Barro, Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Yvonne Commodore-Mensah, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

5:00 p.m. - Reflection and Conversation (Room 24 A/B)

5:45 p.m. - End of Day

6:00 p.m. - Networking Reception (Second-Floor Passano Lobby)

7:00 p.m. - Dinner (Room 24 A/B)
Address by Emma Lacey-Bordeaux, Row Editor for CNN (Washington, DC) and Producer of CNN’s documentary “The Feminist on Cellblock Y”

8:30 p.m. - End of Day


Wednesday, April 24, 2019



Main Program - Full Day

8:00 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast (Room 24 A/B)

9:00 a.m. - Welcome (Room 24 A/B)
Remarks by Phil Phan
Information on funding opportunities from the Koch Foundation

9:15 a.m. - Fourth Conversation (Room 24 A/B)

Bruce Lee, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Timothy Moran, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Donald Siegel, Arizona State University School of Public Affairs

10:45 a.m. - Coffee Break (Room 24 A/B)

11:00 a.m. - Reflection and Conversation (Room 24 A/B)
This final session will allow participants to become familiar with one another’s research interests, to generate ideas for research, and to discuss potential joint projects.

11:45 a.m. - Closing Remarks (Room 24 A/B)

Noon - End of Program
Takeaway Box Lunches Provided



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