Agenda for Vaud, Switzerland – July 14, 2009


Welcome and Speeches (11:00-11:20) – MLK Library – Room 255/257


·        Welcome to the University and Silicon Valley – SJSU President Jon Whitmore – 11:00-11:10

·        Switzerland and the Importance of International Programs - Minister Anne-Catherine Lyon – 11:10 -11:20

Signing Ceremony (11:20-11:30)

o       Minister Lyon and President Whitmore

o       Presentations and photos

Future Collaboration and Plan for the Day (11:30-11:50)

·        San Jose State University Today – M. Novak – 11:30-11:40

·        Summer Universities and Future Collaboration – M. Rochat – 11:40-11:50

·        Concluding Comments and Plan for the Day – M. Novak – 11:50-12:00

Networking Luncheon (12:00 --1:30pm) – MLK Library – Room 225/229


·        Invitees:  All Swiss delegates, SJSU leaders, community leaders, Summer Program Faculty, and other invited guests. Assigned seating.

·        Hosts’ Welcome: Dean Parrish and AVP/Dean Novak.

·        Purpose:  Discussion of future collaborative opportunities.


Break (1:30-1:45pm)


Demonstration:  Online Learning at SJSU – Dr. Steve Zlotolow (1:45-2:30pm)


Library and Campus Tour (Ken Louden and Sami Khuri) (2:30-4:00pm)


College of Business Meeting (Assoc. Dean Joe Giglierano and selected delegates – location 9th Floor Business Tower – Dean’s Conference Room) (3:00–4:00pm)


Summary and Discussion of Outcomes of the Day (Mark Novak and delegates -- College of Business classroom TBA - 4:00–4:30pm)