Lectures, Speakers & Conferences http://www.heinz.cmu.edu H. John Heinz III College Events RSS Convocation: Civil Society in Cubahttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=126 Location: Hamburg Hall A301 - Description: Dr. Aristigueta will discuss civil society as defined by the Cuban experience, addresses the importance of promoting civil society groups, and provides suggestions for increasing their effectiveness based upon information gained from interviews with dissidents and previous lessons reported in literature.21 Jan 2009 12:15:00 -0400 GMT Speaker: Bill Strickland, CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporationhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=233 Location: Tepper School, Mellon Auditorium - Description: Mr. Strickland will be speaking about his experiences as a social entrepreneur. 21 Jan 2009 12:30:00 -0400 GMT Univ. Lecture Series: Signs of Change: Visualizing Socal Movement Cultureshttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=205 Location: University Center - McConomy Auditorium - Description: A multi-media presentation by curators Dara Greenwald and Josh MacPhee23 Jan 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Univ. Lecture Series: Matt Calman / Leading Innovation, Bank of Americahttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=206 Location: Baker Hall - Adamson Wing, B136A - Description: Matt Calman, Senior Vice President and Innovation Executive at Bank of America, will discuss the practicalities of leading innovation in a large company and the human empowerment systems needed to free up creativity.29 Jan 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Univ. Lecture Series - Journeys: Joel Tarr / Why Technology?http://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=207 Location: Baker Hall - Adamson Wing, B136A - Description: Joel Tarr is Carnegie Mellon's Richard S. Caliguiri University Professor of History and Policy. 02 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Local Government Lunchhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=260 Location: Hamburg Hall 1002 (Pittsburgh Campus) - Description: Steve Bland, CEO, Port Authority of Allegheny County will talk about the Port Authority and working in public transportation.02 Feb 2009 12:00:00 -0400 GMT Nonprofit Careers: The Leadership Ladder and Finding Your Runghttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=280 Location: Hamburg Hall 1007 - Description: Join us for a lunch session featuring Dewey & Kaye managing consultants Leslie Bonner and Todd Owens.02 Feb 2009 12:00:00 -0400 GMT Heinz Consulting Club: Session by Mark Lobel, partner PwChttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=282 Location: Simon Auditorium - Posner Hall - Description: Heinz Consulting Club in association with the Tepper Undergraduate Business Department and the Tepper Undergraduate Consulting Club is proud to present a talk by Mark Lobel, a partner from the PriceWaterhouseCoopers' New York Office on Feb 2, 2009.02 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Convocation: Ambassador Frazer http://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=153 Location: Hamburg Hall A301 - Description: Ambassador Frazer will speak about her experience as the Assistant Secretary for African Affairs for the U.S. Department of State. Co-Sponsored by the Heinz College and the Center for International Politics and Innovation.04 Feb 2009 12:15:00 -0400 GMT Focus the Nation: Beyond Boom to Bust: The Changing World of Energyhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=307 Location: University Center - McConomy Auditorium - Description: Peter Tertzakian is the author of the best-selling book A Thousand Barrels a Second: The Coming Oil Break Point and the Challenges Facing an Energy Dependent World.04 Feb 2009 19:00:00 -0400 GMT University Lecture Serieshttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=208 Location: Baker Hall - Adamson Wing, B136A - Description: Mark Kryder / Journeys: Pursuing Memories-Lessons in Research, Innovation and Leadership in Academia and Industry05 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Focus the Nation: The First 100 Dayshttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=309 Location: TBD - Description: The web cast, "The First 100 Days," will focus on recommendations for the Obama administration from the Presidential Climate Action Project.05 Feb 2009 19:00:00 -0400 GMT Black History Month Keynote Address by Yewande Austinhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=287 Location: Carnegie Mellon's University Center (UC) - Description: Yewande Austin is the President and founder of the Change Rock Institute, a company dedicated to producing award-winning multicultural and empowerment programs across the nation.06 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Focus the Nation: Teach-Inhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=310 Location: Carnegie Mellon's University Center (UC) - Description: Come to the University Center on Friday Feb. 6th to learn about and discuss the latest in climate change policy, economics, and technology.06 Feb 2009 09:00:00 -0400 GMT Alt. Convocation: Future of Solar Energyhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=865 Location: TBA - Description: Josh Linn from Resources for the Future, the world's leading environmental think tank, will discuss the future of solar energy. 08 Feb 2009 12:00:00 -0400 GMT Univ. Lecture Series: Cypriot Ambassador Andreas Kakourishttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=209 Location: Baker Hall - Adamson Wing, B136A - Description: TBD09 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Health Policy Speaker: Mr. Neil Hollanderhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=187 Location: Hamburg Hall 1002 (Pittsburgh Campus) - Description: Speaks on domestic and international health policy issues. 10 Feb 2009 12:00:00 -0400 GMT University Lecture Serieshttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=210 Location: TBD - Description: Jeff Chang / Taking over: How the Hip-Hop Generation Changed the World. Mr. Chang traverses continents and decades to show us how hip-hop came to crystallize a multiracial generation's worldview. 10 Feb 2009 16:30:00 -0400 GMT Heritage and Creativity -- Policy Opportunities for the 21st Centuryhttp://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=196 Location: Hamburg Hall A301 - Description: Fresh from his work with President Obama's transition team, Bill Ivey will discuss the burgeoning policy opportunities at the intersection of heritage, creativity and the public purpose. Co-sponsored by Institute for the Management of Creative Enterprises, The Master of Arts Management Program, and Heinz Student Affairs.11 Feb 2009 12:00:00 -0400 GMT Univ. Lecture Series: How can the new administration succeed in Afghanistan?http://www.heinz.cmu.edu/events/event-detail/index.aspx?eid=211 Location: Baker Hall - Adamson Wing, B136A - Description: Prof. Sinno will explain the recent intensification and success of the resistance to United States and NATO in Afghanistan.12 Feb 2009 17:00:00 -0400 GMT