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International Meeting Program Committee
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The International Meeting Program Committee approves program units and program unit chairs, evaluates the International Meeting program, and recommends strategic directions for the growth and improvement of the program. 

Responsibilities include the following:
  • To develop the program actively
  • To review program unit renewals and proposals
  • To evaluate the distribution of topics and sessions among program units 
  • To set and evaluate participation policies
  • To maximize participation without compromising quality
  • To consider the structure of the meeting and its capacity to incorporate new ways of thinking or methods of research
  • To consider alternatives to conventional lecture and panel formats
Committee handbook

Members of the committee:

Pablo Andiñach

Archie Chi-Chung Lee

Kenneth Ngwa

Dalit Rom-Shiloni

Elaine Wainwright

Gerald West - Chair

Charles Haws - Staff Liaison

The International Meeting Program Committee often works with members at host institutions who function as onsite liaisons to manage details and develop events. These members volunteer a significant amount of time in service to the International Meeting. We are grateful to them for this service and wish to recognize them for their work.
 
2016 Seoul, South Korea Tai Il Wang, Methodist Theological Seminary, Chair of the Planning Committee
Yun Lak Chung, Anyang University
Yoon Kyung Lee, Ewha Women's University
Kyoung-shik Min, Yonsei University
Inhee Park, Ewha Women's University
Koog-Pyoung Hong, Yonsei University
2017 Berlin, Germany Bernd U. Schipper, Humboldt University of Berlin; Chair of the Planning Committee
Florentina Badalanova Geller, TOPOI Excellence Cluster, Freie Universität Berlin
Christoph Markschies, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Notger Slenczka, Humboldt University of Berlin
Shani Tzoref, Geiger College/School of Jewish Theology, University of Potsdam
 
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