Oct 29, 2000
The conference included an odd mix of presentations with speakers ranging from business leaders to cabinet ministers to university professors to teachers. Such a mix does not automatically produce any common threads or themes, but invariable produces much material for reflection.
This article is not intended as a comprehensive report; some presentations, while interesting, did not merit deeper discussion. What follows is a recounting of those items that piqued my interest, which had, I think, something significant to say to the community at large.