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Learn and participate in the complete systems-approach to issues management for community relations and development. Designed and led by Dr. Graeme H. Coetzer, Director, Institute of Community Development

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2017 SOUTH CAROLINA CONFERENCE FOR COMMUNITY RELATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT
Friday, May 5 - Saturday, May 6, 2017
College of Charleston - North Campus

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE : Day 1 and Day 2

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Participate in Workshops addressing the skills necessary to participate in the new community relations and development processes 

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            FRIDAY, MAY 5 SCHEDULE     

                                                         

9:00 a.m.        REGISTRATION OPENS

10:00 a.m.      BREAKFAST

11:00 a.m.      Introduction to Conference & Opening Activities

12:30 p.m.      LUNCH: Creativity, Courage and Commitment Spotlight presentation

1:30 p.m.        EDUCATION SECTOR INITIATIVES PART I: GOV

                         SC Education Association, President, Bernadette Hampton
                         SC Department of Education, Scott Winburn

3:00 p.m.        BREAK                                                                                                                            

3:15 p.m.        EDUCATION SECTOR INITIATIVES PART II: NGO &
                         OPEN DISCUSSION 

                         Cradle to Career, Executive Director, John Read

4:30 p.m.        DEBRIEF and CLOSE 

6:00 p.m.          INAUGURAL COMMUNITY RELATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT AWARDS BANQUET

SATURDAY, MAY 6 SCHEDULE

SECTOR SPECFIC PANEL DISCUSSION

9:00 a.m.        CORPORATE SECTOR INITIATIVES

                         Denny's Corp,, Dir. Diversity, April Kelly-Drummond
                         Charleston RiverDogs, Ben Abzug
                          Hispanic Business Association, Dianna Saillant

10:30 a.m.      BREAK

10:45 a.m.      PUBLIC SAFETY, JUSTICE & CORRECTIONS INITIATIVES

                        Charleston Police Department, Chief Greg Mullen
                         Hartsville Fire Chief, Jeff Burr
                         Fresh Start Vision, Tim Terry
                         Assistant US Attorney, SC, Nathan Williams
                          SC Law Enforcement Assistance Program, Eric Skidmore

12:30 p.m.      LUNCH: Community Relations Councils / Individual Award winners presentation

1:30 p.m.        NON-PROFIT SECTOR INITIATIVES

                         SC Sustainability Institute, Katherine Richards
                          AccessAbility, Julia Martinelli
                          Palmetto Warrior Connection, Jermaine Husser

3:00 p.m.        BREAK

3:15 p.m.        GOVERNMENT SECTOR INITIATIVES

                         City of Charleston, Dir. of Development, Genoa Shaw Johnson
                          City of Spartanburg, Dir. of Community Relations, Mitch Kennedy
                           SC Arts Commission, Yvette McDaniel
                            Assistant US Attorney, Robert Sneed

                            

4:00 p.m.        CLOSE CONFERENCE

STREAM 3: Discussions and Presentations led by leaders from the corporate, non-profit, public safety & law enforcement and government sectors about their initiatives in the space of translating diversity into social and economic value