Lebanese American University

Program Components

Calendar 2015

February 2015 

Week 1

Events/Session Date Time Speaker/Facilitator Location
Program Registration/Meet and Greet Reception February 23 9:00-10:45 Dr. Imad Salamey Najla Atiya, 1301
Introduction by LDF Team February 23 11:00-12:45 Dr. Imad Salamey Najla Atiya, 1301
University Tour February 23 14:00-16:00 Mr. Assem Abi Ali LAU, Beirut
Lebanese and Arab Culture  February 24 9:00-10:45 Mr. Henri Zoghaib Najla Atiya, 1301
Personal Business and Arrangements  February 24 11:00-12:45 Mr. Assem Abi Ali Najla Atiya, 1301
Workshop: Team Building February 24 14:00-16:0 Dr. Raed Mohsen Najla Atiya, 1301
Workshop: Team Building February 25 9:00-10:45 Dr. Raed Mohsen Najla Atiya, 1301
Principles Leadership  February 25 11:00-12:45 Dr. Rania Mansour Najla Atiya, 1301
Meeting with Mentors February 25 14:00-16:00 Mentors Najla Atiya, 1301
Inauguration February 25 16:00-18:00 Dr. Joseph Jabra CA Floor
Principles of Leadership February 26 9:00-16:00 Dr. Rania Mansour Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Principles of Leadership February 27 9:00-16:00 Dr. Rania Mansour Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra

March 2015

Week 2

Events/Session Date Time Speaker/Facilitator Location
Political Transitions in MENA Region March 2 9:00-12:45 Dr. Maha Yahya Najla Atiya, 1301
Simulation: Model Arab League Diplomacy March 2 14:00-16:00 Mr. Elie Samia Najla Atiya, 1301
The Geopolitics of the Middle Easy March 3 9:00-12:45 General Elias Hanna Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Simulation: Election and Monitoring March 3 14:00-16:00 Mr. Adnan Melky Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
P0litical Liberalization and Democratization Seminar March 4 9:00-12:45 Dr. Yazid Sayegh Najla Atiya, 1301
Simulation: Model Arab League Diplomacy March 4 14:00-16:00 Mr. Elie Samia  Najla Atiya, 1301
Workshop: Management and Business Leadership March 5 9:00-16:00 Dr. Josiane Sreih  LAU, Byblos
Democracy and Power Sharing March 6 9:00-10:45 General Elias Hanna   Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Internship Capstone March 6 11:00-12:45 Ms. Nelly Awad Crown Plaza hotel, Hamra
Simulation: Model Arab League Diplomacy March 6 14:00-16:00 Mr. Elie Samia Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra

Week 3

Events/Session Date Time Speaker/Facilitator Location
Conflict Management and Negotiation March 9 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Conflict Management and Negotiation March 10 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Conflict Management and Negotiation March 11 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Role of Media and Leadership March 12 9:00-16:00 Mr. Ayman Mhanna Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Governing Natural Resources in Conflict Areas March 13 9:00-16:00 Ms. Laury Haytayan  Najla Atiya, 1301

Week 4

Events/Session Date Time Speaker/Facilitator Location
Cedar Trip March 15      
Public Speaking and Media Interaction March 16 9:00-16:00 Dr. Majed Bouhadir Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Seminar: Intercultural Dr. Salim Sayegh Dialogue Skills March 17 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh UNESCO
Seminar: Intercultural Dr. Salim Sayegh Dialogue Skills March 18 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh UNESCO
Seminar: Intercultural Dr. Salim Sayegh Dialogue Skills March 19 9:00-16:00 Dr. Salim Sayegh  UNESCO
Meeting Internship and Organization Mentors March 20 9:00-12:00 LDF Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Capstone Projects Presentations and Discussions with MEPI Coordinator March 20 14:00-16:00 Mr. Erik Ryan Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
Evaluation March 20 16:30-17:00 Dr. Imad Salamey Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra
MEPI & LAA Foundation and Discussion & Reception with LA and LDF Alumni March 21 11:00-13:00 LDF Crown Plaza Hotel, Hamra

 


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