Trinity Western University and Stella Maris College in India co-host 7th annual international leadership conference

Trinity Western University and Stella Maris College in Chennai, India are co-hosting their 7th annual leadership conference to showcase their collaborative initiatives and engage in meaningful discussions on the topic of "Innovating Sustainable Leadership in areas of Health Care, Climate Change, Hybrid Education and Social Welfare."

The conference takes place at Stella Maris College in Chennai, India on Nov. 11 starting at 9:00 a.m. IST (Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. PST).

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Dr. Sr. Rosy Joseph, Principal of Stella Maris College, will provide the welcoming remarks, while TWU President Mark Husbands will provide the inaugural address, followed by a keynote address by Dr. J. Amalorpavanathan of Madras Medical College.

Two TWU faculty members will be presenting virtually at the conference. Dr. Scott Macklin, interim dean of the School of the Arts, Media + Culture, will deliver a talk on "Convening Community through Story: Designing Digital Media and Visual Communication that Matters." Dr. Tina Wu of TWU GLOBAL will speak on "Envision the Future of Healthcare with Innovative Sustainable Leadership."

Dr. Phil Laird, vice provost of TWU GLOBAL, will moderate panel discussions with conference speakers. At a student session, Laurel Pope, TWU Fellow, will speak on the topic, "Sustainable Leadership and Social Welfare."

Stella Maris College in Chennai, India is an arts and sciences college for women, and it has an ongoing partnership with Trinity Western. TWU offers a one-semester program at Stella Maris to prepare graduates to complete their Master of Arts in Leadership in Canada. Learn more about TWU's partner organizations at TWU Far Centres

About Trinity Western University

Founded in 1962, Trinity Western University is a global Christian liberal arts university. We are dedicated to equipping students to discover meaningful connections between career, life, and the needs of the world. Drawing upon the riches of the Christian tradition, seeking to unite faith and reason through teaching and scholarship, Trinity Western University is a degree-granting research institution offering liberal arts and sciences as well as professional schools in business, nursing, education, human kinetics, graduate studies, and arts, media, and culture. It has four locations in Canada: Langley, Richmond-Lansdowne, Richmond-Minoru, and Ottawa. Learn more at or follow us on Instagram @trinitywestern, Twitter @TrinityWestern, on Facebook and LinkedIn.

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