Category: GLOBAL2017


Review Committee

GLOBAL2017 & CITY2017 Review Committee Dr Aimite Jorge, University of Namibia, Namibia Dr Andrea Bellot, Rovira I Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain Professor Bayez Enayati, Urmia University, Iran Dr Dhyan Singh, Govt. P.G. College Dharamshala, India Dr Diana Rios, University of Connecticut, United States Dr Elena Raevskikh, Centre Norbert Elias – Marseille, France Dr Eugenia Charoni,

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Final Programme

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Conference Outline

Friday, July 14, 2017 09:00-12:00: Plenary Session & Conference Photograph 12:00-13:15: Lunch Break 13:15-14:45: Featured Panel 14:45-15:00: Break 15:00-16:30: Featured Panel 16:30-17:00: Break 17:00-18:00: Featured Speaker Session 18:00-19:30: Official Welcome Reception Saturday, July 15, 2017 09:00-10:30: Parallel Sessions 10:30-10:45: Break 10:45-12:15: Parallel Sessions 12:35-13:15: Lunch Break 13:15-14:45: Parallel Sessions 14:45-15:00: Break 15:15-16:45: Parallel Sessions 16:45-17:00:





The Financial Times lexicon offers a definition of globalisation as “the integration of economies, industries, markets, cultures and policy-making around the world”. The global inevitably affects the local and has not lead to the integration of culture as witnessed in ongoing cultural struggles around the world and massive movements of people fleeing war, persecution, and


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