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Europe's future: 1814, 1914 - or something completely different?
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Europe's future: 1814, 1914 - or something completely different?
February 03 to 03, 2014
Edward Mortimer, former Chief Program Officer of Salzburg Global Seminar, will deliver the inaugural Palliser Lecture in memory of Sir Michael Palliser GCMG at the House of Lords in London. The late Sir Michael Palliser (1922-2012) was a distinguished British diplomat who ...
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Pathways to Global Citizenship: Roots and Routes
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Pathways to Global Citizenship: Roots and Routes
February 27 to March 06, 2014
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute ...
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Value(s) for Money? Philanthropy as a Catalyst for Social and Financial Transformation
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Value(s) for Money? Philanthropy as a Catalyst for Social and Financial Transformation
March 06 to 09, 2014
Increasing social and environmental challenges, writ globally, are raising the stakes for philanthropy to find "solutions". The deeply complex nature of these challenges, however, defies easy fixes and requires more sophisticated and diffuse systems level approaches. ...
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Strengthening Diversity and Inclusion in Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen
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Strengthening Diversity and Inclusion in Egypt, Libya, Tunisia and Yemen
March 27 to 29, 2014
“Diversity is what we have. Inclusion is making diversity work,” said a Salzburg Global Fellow at the end of Salzburg Global Seminar Session 508, Getting Transition Right: A Rights-Based Approach to Diversity and Inclusivity.  The Arab-MENA region is full of diverse voi ...
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Russian Civil Society Symposium: Building Bridges to the Future
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Russian Civil Society Symposium: Building Bridges to the Future
April 01 to 04, 2014
Since the 1990s, a more active and open civil society sector has developed across the Russian Federation. While civil society institutions and civic engagement in Russia are not new, the growth of the sector in recent years created hopes that Russian civil society could become ...
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Professional Development Workshop: Using Theater Techniques to Improve Your Leadership Impact
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Professional Development Workshop: Using Theater Techniques to Improve Your Leadership Impact
April 04 to 06, 2014
Building Leadership Skills through Theater A transformational experience for executives and professionals from all sectors who want to flex, adapt and evolve their leadership style to suit different audiences. Explore skills to engage an audience of any size: how to be seen ...
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Conflict Transformation through Culture: Peace-Building and the Arts
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Conflict Transformation through Culture: Peace-Building and the Arts
April 06 to 10, 2014
With 2014 marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, Salzburg Global Seminar chose this commemorative year to focus its “Transformative Power of the Arts Series” on peace-building, peacemaking, and conflict prevention through the arts.  To this end ...
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Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
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Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
April 12 to 19, 2014
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute ...
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New Dynamics in Global Trade Architecture: WTO, G20 and Regional Trade Agreements
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New Dynamics in Global Trade Architecture: WTO, G20 and Regional Trade Agreements
April 30 to May 03, 2014
In collaboration with the Korea Development Institute, this program will build on Salzburg Global's longstanding program focused on global economic challenges and governance. Following the Bali WTO Summit on the Doha Round and the anticipated completion of the TransPacific ...
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Mind the Gap! Innovating for Regional Cohesion and Smart Growth
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Mind the Gap! Innovating for Regional Cohesion and Smart Growth
May 17 to 22, 2014
Session 534: Mind the Gap! Innovating for Regional Cohesion and Inclusive Growth May 17 - 18: European Competitiveness, the Shift to Low Carbon Economies, and the Role of Sustainable Cities (High Level Presession Meeting)May 18 - 22: Innovating for Regional Cohesion ...
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Salzburg Global LGBT Forum: Creating Long-Term Global Networks to Sustain LGBT Human Rights Organizations
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Salzburg Global LGBT Forum: Creating Long-Term Global Networks to Sustain LGBT Human Rights Organizations
May 18 to 21, 2014
Humankind’s strength is its diversity. Free expression of sexuality and gender increasingly defines the societies in which we want to live in the 21st century. But progress is uneven. In 2011, the first UN Resolution on human rights, sexualorientation and gender identity w ...
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Global Citizenship: Ethics and Engagement
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Global Citizenship: Ethics and Engagement
May 25 to June 01, 2014
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute ...
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Global Citizenship and Universal Human Rights
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Global Citizenship and Universal Human Rights
June 02 to 09, 2014
Tomorrow's leaders must think and act as global citizens in order to address the challenges facing humanity. Broadly defined, global citizens are people who are consciously prepared to live and work in the complex interdependent society of the 21st century and contribute ...
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Holocaust and Genocide Education: Sharing Experience Across Borders
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Holocaust and Genocide Education: Sharing Experience Across Borders
June 21 to 26, 2014
This symposium, the third within Salzburg Global Seminar's Holocaust Education and Genocide Prevention series, will examine the challenges and successes in the teaching and remembrance of the Holocaust and other genocides outside of North America and Europe, focusing ...
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Bridging the Rift: How can we reconnect youth to their future?
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Bridging the Rift: How can we reconnect youth to their future?
June 26 to 29, 2014
Every generation since the Ancient Greeks has moaned about young people, who have repaid the compliment by rebelling against their elders. But is this creative dialectic grinding to a halt as job prospects for youth worsen around the planet? Has pressure to conform overtaken ...
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
July 06 to 13, 2014
Colleges and universities are vital institutions for addressing political, social, and economic concerns, be they at a local, national, or global level. While embedded in their communities, they contribute substantially to a nation's competitiveness and operate within an ...
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
July 13 to 20, 2014
Colleges and universities are vital institutions for addressing political, social, and economic concerns, be they at a local, national, or global level. While embedded in their communities, they contribute substantially to a nation's competitiveness and operate within an ...
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Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change: Civic Voices - Justice, Rights and Social Change
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Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change: Civic Voices - Justice, Rights and Social Change
July 20 to August 09, 2014
The Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change is a multidimensional initiative that provides curricular materials, training and support for journalism schools, programs and classrooms across the world. It is organized through a network of participating universities in China ...
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The Future of Banking: Is There a Sustainable Business Model for Banks?
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The Future of Banking: Is There a Sustainable Business Model for Banks?
August 18 to 20, 2014
The global economic crisis has turned a harsh spotlight on the role, accountability and transparency of banks and their leadership. In the outside world, public confidence and support is at an all-time low with far-reaching questions about the social utility of banks. On ...
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1814, 1914, 2014: Lessons from the Past, Visions for the Future
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1814, 1914, 2014: Lessons from the Past, Visions for the Future
August 25 to 29, 2014
2014 marks the centenary of the outbreak of World War One and the bicentenary of the opening of the Congress of Vienna - two dates that profoundly shaped the course of history. While in 1814, towards the end of the Napoleonic Wars, the concerted powers of Europe were architects ...
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Defining America: New Writing, New Voices, New Directions
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Defining America: New Writing, New Voices, New Directions
September 27 to October 01, 2014
The United States is always in flux. In a sense, change is its defining quality and recent demographic movements and technological developments are transforming all aspects of cultural expression and reshaping social and creative interactions. New writing in new voices is ...
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Students at the Margins and the Institutions that Serve Them: A Global Perspective
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Students at the Margins and the Institutions that Serve Them: A Global Perspective
October 11 to 16, 2014
One of the fundamental responsibilities of higher education is to provide open and equal opportunities for students to learn, succeed, and positively contribute to their local,  national, and global societies. Great strides are being made in increasing educational access ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
October 18 to 23, 2014
Young innovators in the culture and arts sector are providing some of the most imaginative new impulses for social improvement and sustainable economic development around the world today. They change the way we see and interact with each other. Young artists, creative entrepreneurs ...
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A Lived Practice Symposium - Artists as Changemakers
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A Lived Practice Symposium - Artists as Changemakers
November 06 to 06, 2014
Salzburg Global will convene an informal gathering of SGS Fellows from the Greater Chicago area to meet other Fellows and learn more about our programs and recent activities at the Schloss.  SGS President Stephen Salyer and Program Director Susanna Seidl-Fox look forward ...
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The Fifth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: Eric E. Schmidt
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The Fifth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: Eric E. Schmidt
November 17 to 18, 2014
The Cutler Lectureship, in memory of Lloyd N. Cutler, who served Salzburg Global Seminar for more than two decades as Board Chair, is presented annually and features a distinguished speaker on a vital legal issue of international interest. This year the lecture was hosted ...
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Culture and Conflicts: The Case of Ukraine
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Culture and Conflicts: The Case of Ukraine
November 25 to 25, 2014
Culture needs to be "mainstreamed" into peacebuilding activities - this was the leading recommendation from a meeting of culture and conflict resolution experts held in Brussels in November 2014. The one-day seminar entitled Culture and Conflicts: The Case of ...
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New Paradigms for Behavioral and Mental Health Care
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New Paradigms for Behavioral and Mental Health Care
December 07 to 12, 2014
The history of Western psychiatry is replete with mistakes as well as successes.  Currently, high-income countries desperately need reforms to enhance the effectiveness, efficiency and availability of behavioral health care (relating to mental functioning and substance ...
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Addressing the Challenges of Climate Migration: Legal Protections, Resilience & Eco-Security
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Addressing the Challenges of Climate Migration: Legal Protections, Resilience & Eco-Security
December 17 to 20, 2014
As the 21st century advances and the global population rises, competition for water, energy and natural resources will cut across policy agendas, from trade and investment to agriculture, infrastructure and defense. Climate change, biodiversity loss, and ecosystem mismanagement ...
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