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Global Issues Summit 2021

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· Sessions
Welcome to GIS & Keynote Speaker
Introduction to the Global Issues Summit and a keynote presentation by Dr. Kien Lee, leader of Community Science.
Kien Lee Ashley  Poole
2021-04-10T09:15:00Z 2021-04-10T10:35:00Z America/Chicago Welcome to GIS & Keynote Speaker https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Breakout Session One
Attendees will go to their first breakout session. Sessions vary by registration.
Beverly Gor Phylicia Coleman Katherine Kolios Rev. Diane McGehee Kali Rubaii
2021-04-10T10:35:00Z 2021-04-10T11:05:00Z America/Chicago Breakout Session One https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo & Break
Attendees will have a break from conference and the opportunity to view freshman and GSA Capstone Projects in the Expos section.
2021-04-10T11:05:00Z 2021-04-10T11:15:00Z America/Chicago Expo & Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Breakout Session Two
Attendees will go to their second breakout session. Sessions vary by registration.
Beverly Gor Phylicia Coleman Katherine Kolios Rev. Diane McGehee Kali Rubaii
2021-04-10T11:15:00Z 2021-04-10T11:45:00Z America/Chicago Breakout Session Two https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo & Break
Attendees will have a break from conference and the opportunity to view freshman and GSA Capstone Projects in the Expos section.
2021-04-10T11:45:00Z 2021-04-10T11:55:00Z America/Chicago Expo & Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Global Issues Summit Panel & Closing Session
Attendees will view the GIS Panel featuring community leaders and view our closing presentation.
Katherine Kolios Barbara Bronstein Jennifer Lane Jan Shultis
2021-04-10T11:55:00Z 2021-04-10T13:00:00Z America/Chicago Global Issues Summit Panel & Closing Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fglobal-issues-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Jan Shultis

Military Veteran, Founder of the Xena Project, Strategist

Jennifer Lane

Council Member and Mayor Pro Tem of Sugar Land, TX

Barbara Bronstein

Founder and President at Second Servings of Houston

Kali Rubaii

PhD, Co-Founder of the Islah Reparations Project

Rev. Diane McGehee

Founder of Together in Hope

Katherine Kolios

Executive Director at RAIN for the Sahel and Sahara

Phylicia Coleman

Neighborhood Programs Manager at Change Happens

Kien Lee

PhD, Vice President of Community Science

Beverly Gor

Retired Dietician, Founder of the HOPE Clinic

Ashley Poole

GIS Coordinator

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Booths

Rohan Dharia

Healthcare in Rural India

Christian Garcia

Climate Change - A Texas Perspective

Crystal Fu, Danielle Burke, & Madison Burke

India's Water Crisis

Noemi Lee and Jannah Mujahid

Climate Change

Ashley Trinh

Hunger and Poverty in Chad

Bitanya Dawit

Hunger in Nigeria

Nyala Henson

Literacy in Niger

Tyler Bray

Deforestation

Serena Chagani

Discrimination and Genocide of Uighur Muslims in China

Sidharth Eranical and Rishi Chava

Terrorism in the Middle East

Trisha Gurnani

Sex Trafficking in Texas

Yuri Intramanee

Florida's Plastic in the Ocean

Alexandra Hamilton

Helping Yemen

Surafel Geleta

Resource and Land Waste in American Suburbs

Andrew Wang

Racism in America