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AGENDA

8:00am-8:45am:
First Floor Corridor
REGISTRATION and breakfast
8:45am-9:00am:
Room 165

WELCOME and opening remarks

Mr. Douglas G. Scrivner, Chair, University of Denver Board of Trustees

Professor Ved P. Nanda, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

9:00am-9:45am:
Room 165

OPENING LECTUREWhat does International Law have to do with International Development?

Professor David P. Stewart, Georgetown University School of Law and President-Elect, American Branch of the International Law Association

9:45am-10:00am:
First Floor Corridor
BREAK and mid-morning snack
10:00am-11:30am:
Room 165

PANEL 1—Development, Human Rights and International Law

Speaker and Chair—Professor Ved P. Nanda, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Panelist—Professor Upendra D. Acharya, Gonzaga University School of Law

Panelist—Professor W. Chadwick Austin, U.S. Air Force Academy

Panelist—Dr. Anita Halvorssen, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Panelist—Professor Sally Hamilton, Josef Korbel School of International Studies

11:30am-11:45am:
First Floor Forum
BREAK FOR LUNCH and move to forum for keynote address
11:45am-12:45pm:
First Floor Forum

COX PRICE HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD AND LECTUREThe Human Rights of the Underclass in 2015

Mr. Peter Weiss, Center on Constitutional Rights

12:45pm-1:00pm:
First Floor Corridor

BREAK and move back to room 165 to continue panel discussions

1:00pm- 2:15pm:
Room 165

PANEL 2—Energy and Development

Speaker and Chair—Professor Lakshman Guruswamy, University of Colorado School of Law

Panelist—Mr. Jason Aamodt, University of Tulsa School of Law

Panelist—Dr. Luka Powanga, Regis University School of Management

Panelist—Mr. John Works, Engility-IRG

Discussant—Professor K.K. DuVivier, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

2:15pm-2:30pm:
First Floor Corridor

BREAK and afternoon snack

2:30pm-3:45pm:
Room 165

PANEL 3—Changing Perspectives on Development and the Post Millennium Development Goals

Speaker and Chair—Mr. Rick Leach, World Food Program USA

Panelist—Professor Haider Khan, University of Denver Josef Korbel School of International Studies

Panelist—Professor Anastasia Telesetsky, University of Idaho College of Law

Panelist—Professor Annecoos Wiersema, University of Denver Sturm College of Law

3:45pm-4:30pm:
Room 165

CLOSING LECTUREAccelerated Formation of Customary International Law in Times of Fundamental Change

Professor Michael Scharf, Associate Dean for Global Legal Studies, Case Western Reserve University School of Law

4:30pm:
First Floor Forum

RECEPTION