Cross Cultural Management Summit - Going Beyond Global

MAR. 22–24, 2018

 Individual Speaker Information Will Be Added Soon!


The full summit program is certified for 6.5 Global HRCI credits
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Workshop 1 & 2 (optional): Cross Cultural Competence (3C) Workshop or Culture for Business           

(5 PDCs from SHRM & 5 HR Credits from HRCI®)              

2:00PM-5:00PM Workshop 4 (optional): Managing, Measuring and Changing Organizational Culture?(2 PDCs from SHRM & 2 HR Credits from HRCI®)
2:00PM-8:30PM Summit Registration/Check-In

Keynote Speech: Captain Winston Scott

Dedication and presentation of the Trailblazer Award to Buzz Aldrin

7:00PM-8:30PM Opening Dinner
8:30PM-10:00PM Welcome Reception
Friday, March 23, 2018
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Opening Remarks: T. Dwayne McCay, Ph.D., President of Florida Tech


Culture And Well-Being: The Balance between Work and Life

9:45AM-10:15AM Richard Griffith, Institute for Cross-Cultural Management
10:25AM-10:45AM  Coffee Break
10:45AM-11:15AM Sonya Kaleel, Aperian Global
11:25AM-12:00PM Culture & Well-being Cultural Collaboration

Lunch (on your own)

SESSION 2 Culture And Innovation: The Balance between Technology and Humanity
1:30PM-2:00PM Fons Trompenaars, THT Consulting
2:10PM-2:40PM Vas Taras, University of North Carolina
2:50PM-3:10PM Coffee Break
3:10PM-3:40PM Huatong Sun, University of Washington
3:50PM-4:25PM Culture & Innovation Cultural Collaboration
4:30PM-5:00PM Case Analysis Introduction
Saturday, March 24, 2018
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7:30AM–9:00AM Breakfast

CAPSTONE: Buzz Aldrin Space Institute Case Analysis Session

10:00AM-10:20AM Coffee Break
SESSION 3 Culture And Problem Solving: The Balance between Risk and Reward
10:20AM-10:50AM Carolyn Fennel, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority
11:00AM-11:30AM Michele Gelfand, University of Maryland
11:45AM-12:15AM Closing Remarks: Dr. Jill Tarter, SETI Institute

Workshop 3 (optional): Global Leadership Workshop 

(4 PDCs from SHRM & 4 HR Credits from HRCI®)                                                             

Note: Preliminary schedule; exact timing and order of events subject to change.

Florida Tech Continuing Education is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval