Sunday, April 22, 2012: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Grand Ballroom-Salon 13 (Orlando World Center Marriott)
Program Description: Last year, President Obama and Indonesian President Yudhoyono launched a historic partnership, a broad-based public-private five-year undertaking with education at its core. The Joint U.S.-Indonesia Council for Higher Education Partnership was created to work in coordination with the governments and provide leadership in reaching the partnership’s goals. This panel will discuss the current activities underway and present the potential opportunities and programs being developed for community colleges.
Bernie Burrola, Executive Director, Joint U.S.-Indonesia Council for Higher Education Partnerships, DC
Jack Bermingham, President, Highline Community College, WA
John Sedlins, Chief, Humphrey Fellowships and Institutional Linkages, U.S. Department of State, DC