Louisville-bhaaas-meeting

When: November 7, 2009
Where: Louisville, KY

Event description:

Friday, November 6, 2009 – Arrival to Louisville

* Rooms are reserved at 21C Museum Hotel in downtown Louisville (seehttp://www.21cmuseumhotel.com/ ). Additional rooms are available at The Galt House Hotel near by (see http://www.galthouse.com/ )

* Dinner meeting of the Board of Directors at hotel restaurant Proof on Main (seehttp://www.proofonmain.com/ )

Saturday, November 7, 2009 – Meeting of the Academy and Social Events

Morning Session (members only)

To be held at 21C Museum Hotel

7:30 a.m. – 12 noon Members’ Meeting

7:30-8:00  Meeting registration

8:00-8:15  Meeting opening ceremony; Academy guests’ greetings

8:15-8:30  Presentation of new members; Adoption of the agenda

8:15-8:30  Summary of past activities – Eldin Karaikovic

8:30-9:10  Presentation of committees and reports (Membership – Aleksandar Hemon, Finances – Andi Arnautovic, Statutory – Djenita Pasic, Web/Newsletter – Kenan Arnautovic)

9:10-9:55  Adoption of new rules and regulations and election of new Board Members – Eldin Karaikovic

9:55-10:00 Designation of separate sections  (medical and non-medical) and discussion topics

10:00-10:15   Break

10:15-11:00   Work by sections to establish proposals and projects for next year

11:00-11:45   Discussion of sections’ proposals and adoption of plans and programs for next year (section heads reporting)

11:45-12:00  Discussion of logistics for subsequent meetings

12:00 – 4:30  Lunch and races at Churchill Downs (open to public)

12:00 noon Transportation of members and guests to Churchill Downs for lunch and day at the races

4:30 p.m.  Transportation of members and guests from Churchill Downs to Muhammad Ali Center


Afternoon Session (open to public)

5:00-7:30      General Assembly of the Academy

To be held at the Muhammad Ali Center Amphitheater

5:00-5:15  Welcome and opening  remarks

5:15-5:25  President’s  report

5:25-5:30  Greetings to the Academy by H.E. Edin Kajevic, Consul General of B&H in Chicago

5:30-5:45  Special report “Days of Academy in B&H – Sarajevo 09” held in Sarajevo from October 28-30, 2009 – Enes Kanlic

5:45-6:00  Honorary member presentation – Prof. Keith Doubt; introduction by Omer Hadziselimovic

6:00-6:15  Honorary member presentation – Prof. Patrick McCarthy; introduction by Aleksandar Hemon

6:15-6:40  Presidential guest speaker – Prof. James L. Wittliff, International member; introduction by Djenita Pasic Lecture “International Scholars Programs: Gateways to Career Alternatives for Foreign Professionals”

6:40-7:00  Plenary discussion

7:00-7:10  Introduction of new BHAAAS President, Aleksandar Hemon; introduction by Eldin Karaikovic

7:10-7:15  Introduction of host city of the Fourth Annual Meeting of BHAAAS in 2010
7:15-7:30  Closing remarks

7:30 p.m.  Meeting  adjournment ; Walk to “Saffron’s” Persian restaurant – dinner and entertainment

7:30-12:00 Dinner and entertainment at “Saffron’s” restaurant (open to public)

Contact info:

Petak, 6 novembra 2009 – dolazak u Louisville

* Smjestaj u 21C Museum Hotelu u downtown-u (pogledajte link http://www.21cmuseumhotel.com/). Dodatne sobe se mogu naci i u obliznjem Galt House Hotelu (pogledajte linkhttp://www.galthouse.com/ )

* Sastanak i vecera Upravnog odbora u hotelskom restoranu Proof on Main (pogledajte linkhttp://www.proofonmain.com/

Subota, 7 novembra – Sastanak Akademije i druge aktivnosti* 7:30 – 8:00 Registracija clanova za sastanak Akademije. Prostorije za sastanke se nalaze u pridzemlju hotela. Dorucak i kafa ce biti posluzeni za ucesnike sastanka. * 8:00 – 12:00 Sastanak clanova Akademije u Museum Hotelu 21 C. Samo za clanove Akademije. * U 12:00 organizovani prevoz na Churchill Downs (pogledajte link http://www.churchilldowns.com/) udaljenom 15 minuta voznje. Rucak (buffet) i gledanje konjskih trka.

* 4:30 organizovani prevoz u Muhamed Ali Centar (pogledajte link http://www.alicenter.org/)

* 5:00 – 7:30 Generalna Skupstina Akademije u amfiteatru M. Ali centra koji moze primiti 150 zvanica.

* 7:30 setnja do perzijskog restorana “Saffron’s” (pogledajte link http://www.saffronsrestaurant.com/) udaljenom 4 bloka od M. Ali Centra.

* 8:00-12:00 Svecana vecera u restoranu  Saffron’s.

Kontakt info:

Location:
Venue Louisville, KY
Homepage: www.21cmuseumhotel.com
Street: 700 West Main Street
ZIP: 80027
City Louisville, KY
Country: US

Location description:

21c Museum Hotel:: Voted #1 Hotel in U.S. and #6 in World in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2009

21c Museum Hotel in Louisville, KY is the first of its kind-a 90-room hotel dedicated to world class luxuries, Southern-style hospitality and contemporary art from living artists. The hotel features a 9,000 square foot contemporary art museum funded and managed by the International Contemporary Art Foundation. This stunning collection of cutting-edge art, including Red Penguin (2005) by Cracking Art, inspired the naming of this property and influenced the creation of the museum and hotel. For the finest in libations and culinary creations, Proof On Main, managed by ACE Unlimited, is among the nation’s top best new restaurants.

21c Museum Hotel was developed by Louisville investors and contemporary art collectors, Steve Wilson and Laura Lee Brown. They have provided many years of leadership and financial support for programs and projects that have promoted the cultural and intellectual promise of Louisville and its citizens.