Program

Monday 13 July 2015 – Friday 17 July 2015

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Times Change, Values Endure

1100 - 1500Registration/Information Open
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1430 - 1500Afternoon Tea
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1515 - 1615Words of Welcome
Rector of the Host University (E) - IFCU President (F) - Australian Government Personality (E) - H. E. Archbishop Vincenzo Zani, Secretary of the CEC (E)
Venue: Cathedral Hall
1615 - 1700Keynote Address
Contribution of Catholic Higher Education in a Changing World
Rev. Michael J. Garanzini, S.J.

President of Loyola University Chicago, USA
Venue: Cathedral Hall
1730 - 1830Eucharistic Celebration for the Opening of the Assembly (S)
Presided by H. E. Archbishop Vincenzo Zani
Secretary of the Congregation for Catholic Education (CCE)
Venue: St Patrick's Cathedral
ACU National Student Choir
1900 - 2100Welcome Reception - Cocktail Function
Hosted by Australian Catholic University
Welcome Address from Key Dignitaries from ACU, Church, Government
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground

Transmission of Values

0800 - 0900Registration/Information
0850 - 0900Prayer
Venue: Cathedral Hall
0900 - 0930Chairperson: Thérèse Lebrun
IFCU Vice-President
Executive President of the Université Catholique de Lille, France
Understanding the Changing World from a Christian Perspective
Prof David Hall fms (E)
Dean, La Salle Academy for Faith Formation and Religious Education
Australian Catholic University, Australia
Venue: Cathedral Hall
0930 - 1015Panel: Reactions in Different Cultural Contexts
Prof. Fr. Jean-Bosco Matand, Université Catholique du Congo; Prof. Elena Lasida, Institut Catholique de Paris, France; Prof. Rev. Fr. Jorge Humberto Pelaez Piedrahita, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
1015 - 1045Discussion with the Audience
1045 - 1115Morning Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1115 - 1215The Transmission of Values in our Catholic Universities. Sharing experiences
(English)
La transmission des valeurs dans nos universités catholiques. Expériences partagées
(French)
La transmisión de los valores en nuestras universidades católicas. Experiencias compartidas
(Spanish)
1215 - 1400Lunch
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1400 - 1500

Chairperson: Prof. Peter Bray
Bethlehem University, Palestine

Round Table

How can Christian Values be Transmitted to the Students?
Moderator: Prof. Rosa Aparicio Gomez (S)
Instituto Ortega y Gasset, Spain

Venue: Cathedral Hall

Prof. Jorge Baeza Correa, Universidad Católica Cardenal Raúl Silva Henriquez, Chile; Prof. Fr.  Bruno Cazin, Université Catholique de Lille, France; Prof. Peter Kanyandago, Uganda Martyrs University; Prof. John Joseph Kennedy, Christ University, India

1500 - 1530Discussion with the Audience
1530 - 1600Afternoon Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1600 - 1700Panel - The Voice of Students
Venue: Cathedral Hall
1700 - 1730Discussion with the Audience
1730 - 1815Eucharistic Celebration (S)
Presided by Prof. Rev. Fr. Jorge Humberto Pelaez Piedrahita,
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
Venue: Philippa Brazill
ACU National Student Choir
1815Free Evening

Transversality of Values

0730 - 0900Registration/Information
0800 - 0845Eucharistic Celebration (F)
Presided by Prof. Fr. Jean-Bosco Matand
Venue: Philippa Brazill
ACU National Student Choir
0845 - 0900St John's Bible Presentation
Venue: Philippa Brazill
0900 - 0930

Chairperson: Prof. Pauline Nugent
Provost, Australian Catholic University

Values in the Humanistic Curriculum: A Dynamic Interface
Prof. Ana Leticia Gaspar Bojórquez (E)
Universidad del Valle de Atemajac, Mexico
Venue: Cathedral Hall

0930 - 1000Reflect on differences and Learn to Love Them: For a more Organic Approach to the Teaching of Ethics
Prof. Msgr. Philippe Bordeyne (F)
Rector of the Institut Catholique de Paris
Venue: Cathedral Hall
1000 - 1030Morning Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1030 - 1145Parallel Sessions by languages - The Ethical Training of the FacultyParallel Sessions by languages - Academic Training and Citizen Oriented TrainingParallel Sessions by languages - Scientific Knowledge and Values in Research Activities
1145 - 1330Lunch
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
Afternoon

Optional Cultural Visits for Registered Participants

  • Mary McKillop Centre
  • Aboriginal History Walking Tour (Delegates to pay fee during registration)
  • Federation Square and Ian Potter Gallery Tour  (Delegates to pay fee during registration)
  • Australian Native Wildlife at Melbourne Zoo  (Delegates to pay fee during registration)
 Free Evening

Implementation of Values

0800 - 0900Registration/Information
0850 - 0900Prayer
Venue: Cathedral Hall
0900 - 0930

Chairperson: Prof. Fr. Salim Daccache
Rector of the Université Saint-Joseph, Lebanon

How to Better Propose the Meaning of Gospel Values in the University World?
Prof. Catalina Eugenia Romero Cevallos de Iguiñiz (E)
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Venue: Cathedral Hall

0930 - 1000Discussion with the Audience
1000 - 1030Morning Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1030 - 1145IdentityMissionFormation and PedagogySpirituality
1145 - 1330Lunch
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1330 - 1400

Chairperson: Prof. Ignacio Gomez
Rector of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

The Social Teaching of the Church in the Context of the Catholic University
Prof. Johan Verstraeten
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
Venue: Cathedral Hall

1400 - 1430Discussion with the Audience
1430 - 1545Human RightsDevelopment and CooperationJustice and PeaceIntercultural and Inter-religious Dialogue
1545Afternoon Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1730 - 1830Eucharistic Celebration Presided by Most Reverend Denis Hart, Archbishop of Melbourne
Venue: St Patrick's Cathedral
ACU Combined Choir to Sing
1900 - 2300Conference Dinner
Hosted by IFCU President
Ceremony of the Presentation of the Ex Corde Ecclesiae Medals and the Sciat Vt Serviat Award
Venue: National Gallery Of Victoria
0830 - 0900Registration/Information
0845 - 0930Eucharistic Celebration (Italian)
Presided by Rev Fr Anthony Casamento, csma, Australian Catholic University
Venue: Philippa Brazill
ACU National Student Choir
0930 - 1000

Chairperson: Prof. Pedro Rubens Ferreira de Oliveira
IFCU President

Synthesis of the Deliberations of the General Assembly: Looking into the Future
Prof.Yves Poullet (F)
Université de Namur, Belgium
Venue: Cathedral Hall

1000 - 1100

Administrative Session
Presentation of the Reports

  • Presentation of the Report of the President
  • Presentation of the Report of the Secretary General
  • Presentation of the Financial Reports
1100 - 1115Morning Tea & Coffee
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1115 - 1245

Administrative Session

  • Proposed Amendments to the Statutes
1245 - 1415Lunch
Venue: Mary Glowrey Building, Ground Floor
1415 - 1630

Election of Members of the Executive Board and the Board of Administration

  • Election of the President
  • Election of the Vice-Presidents
  • Ratification of the Elections of the Regional Councillors
  • Ratification of the designation of the Councillors representing the Sectors (1) and Research (1)
1630 - 1700Message of the President Elect
1700Conference Delegates Depart
1700 - 1815First meeting of new IFCU Board of Administration