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2008 North Carolina Summit on Youth & Families


Summit Program


November 19-20, 2008
Sheraton Hotel Raleigh, Raleigh, NC

Wednesday, November 19

9:00 a.m. Summit Registration; Exhibits open

11:00 Opening Luncheon and Keynote Speaker

Cofer Lecturer Dr. Harold Hodgkinson photo

Harold Hodgkinson, PhD, Director of the Center for Demographic Policy at the Institute for Educational Leadership in Washington, DC

1:00 p.m. Break

1:30 Concurrent Sessions I

2:30 Break, Staffed Poster Sessions

3:00 Concurrent Sessions II

4:00 Check in to Hotel; Poster Session (un-staffed),

5:00 Exhibits close for day, Shuttle busses depart to State Capitol (from Fayetteville Street entrance)

5:30 Reception & Awards Presentation, NC State Capitol Building

7:00 Adjourn for the day; Shuttle busses return to Sheraton, Evening on-your-own

Thursday, November 20

7:00 a.m. Breakfast buffet/Registration Open

8:00 Exhibits open

8:30 Concurrent Sessions III

9:30 Break

10:00 Concurrent Sessions IV

11:00 Break (hotel check out)

11:30 Closing Luncheon & Capnote Speaker; Exhibits Close

Capstone Speaker Dr Eric Finkelstein photo

Eric Finkelstein, PhD, a health economist in RTI's, Research Triangle Institute International, Public Health Economics Program and co-author of The Fattening of America: How the Economy Makes Us Fat, if it Matters, and What to Do about It.

1:00 p.m. Summit adjourns