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May 12

Agreement (Vice Provost of International Programs - University of Missouri, Founder of The Wind Institute)

May 12 Board Meeting Starts (Venue: Grand Cru Restaurant, Columbia, Missouri, U.S.A.)
Board Members: Handy Williamson, Kyungja Lee, Jerry Nelson, Jim Bryan, Yonggyu Lee, Suhwon Lee
September 3 Special Lecture by Ms. Jaqueline Liu, Director General, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, U.S.A.
September 3~17

Art Exhibition <Digital VS Analog> (Venue: Memorial Union, University of Missouri, U.S.A.)
Artists: Sahmkwon Kim, Youngjoo Suh, Youngwook Kim, Jeanne Park, Jooahn Kwon, Bonam Kim, Hoisung Chung, Joowon Lee
Sponsors: Art Connection Korea, University of Missouri-Art Department, University of Missouri-Asian Affairs Center, Coffee of Dream)

January 28

The 1st Board Meeting (Venue: University Club at the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, U.S.A.)
Participants: Kyungja Lee, Jerry Nelson, Michael Devine, Holly Bondurant, Suhwon Lee

May 12 Research Project <Yeongwol Digital Society Museum> Approval (by Joowon Lee, Secretary of the Board)
May 25 M.O.U. Agreement Between The Wind Institute, University of Missouri & Yeongwol County of the Republic of Korea
(Venue: Yeongwol County Mayor¡¯s Office)
May 26 Closing Remarks at the Yeongwol Yonsei International Museum Forum - Dr. Handy Williamson Jr., Vice Provost, University of Missouri International Programs
May 23~26 Invited Speakers at the Yeongwol Yonsei International Museum Forum - Board Member Dr. Michael Devine, Secretary of the Board Prof. Joowon Lee
August 17~31 Art Exhibition of Dr. Hans Heinsbroek, Consul General of the Netherlands, Chicago, U.S.A.
Program brochure Outside Inside
September 6 V.I.P. Luncheon Lecture & Exhibit of Dr. Hans Heinsbroek, Consul General of the Netherlands, Chicago, U.S.A.
<Development Aid to Sub-Saharan Africa - a Dutch Perspective>

Program brochure Outside Inside
January TWI Annual Board Meeting (Place: Hampton Iinn and Suites, Columbia, at the University of Missouri)
May Research Court at the Donggang Digital Society, S. Korea
September Luncheon Lecture & Exibit by S. Korean Artist, Yang, Soon-yeal: Beyond Beyond
January TWI Annual Board Meeting (Place: University of Missouri Museum of Art and Archeology)
January Museum Public Gift Fund Donation of a Moon Jar by Potter Master Jeong-ok Kim (Intangible Important Cultural Property of Korea No. 105), a Bun-cheong ware by Jade Master Suh, Ji Min, and a sealstone by Ceramic Master Han, Yong Taek

Yeongwol International Museum Forum - Session1 (Co-organizer): Social Roles and Responsibilties of Museums for Participations, Communications, and Changes
Invited speakers and papers:
Peter Comiskey, Executive Director, Balboa Park Culture Partnership / 27 arts, science and cultural institutions 10 years of collaboration And soon - one park-wide museum pass
Michael Devine, Director, Truman Presidential Museum and Library / The Social Role of Museums
Maria L. Gilbert, Sr. Writer/Editor, The J. Paul Getty Museum / From Authority to Agency: The Transformative Impact of Social Media on Museums
Rosanna Flouty, Assistant Adjunct Professor, Museum Studies, New York University / Centralized, Decentralized, Distributed:
Disruptive Technology in Museum Education

Charles Hinman, Winner of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship in Painting / A Look at the Contributions to Their Communities of Three Different Museums in the United States
Lampo Leong, Professor, Department of Art, University of Missouri
Hong Lu Shenzhen, Vice Principal, Shenzhen Fine Art Institute /
Leila Matta, Brand Identity, Design, and Art Programs Manager, Communications and Corporate Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services USA LLC / Art is a Catalyst for Positive Cultural Change
Robert C. Morgan, Professor Emeritus in Art History, Rochester Institute of Technology / Social Material: Curatorial Practice and the Virtual Museum
Michael Murawski, Director, Education and public programs, Portland Art Museum / Possibilities for Evolution: The Role of Artists and Participatory, Socially-Engaged Practice Within the Museum
Mike Nourse, Director of Education, Hyde Park Art Center / Power of Partnerships: Roles and Responsibilities for Arts Organizations
Geoffrey Alan Rhodes, Assistant Professor and Director, 4D curriculum for Visual Communication, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago / Future Museums Now: Augmented Reality Musings
Susan Russick, Special Collections Conservator, Northwestern University Libraries / To Protect and Serve: Conservation and the Social Role of Museums
Patterson Sims, President, Board of Independent Curators International / How Do NY Art Museums Manifest their Role as Social Institutions?

January TWI Annual Board Meeting (Place: University of Missouri Memorial Union Grand Ballroom)
TWI research court digital exhibitions (DDS Korea (Member of The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) since 2016. Confirmed by Alana Coleman, Member Services Coordinator, AAM.)) can be viewed online on the TWI website: http://www.thewindinstitute.net/twimembers.htm
June TWI Summer Research Activity - Invited Research Project / Title: New Trend of Hospitality in U.S.

2015 TWI Annual Board Meeting
Place: Memorial Union, University of Missouri / Date and Time: Noon, January 26
Guest Speaker: Dr. Brady Deaton, Ph.D. of Deaton Institute for University Leadership in International Development
Chair: Dr. C. J. Nelson, Ph.D.


2016 TWI Annual Board Meeting
Place: Reynolds Alumni Center University Club, University of Missouri / Date and Time: Noon, January 12
Chair: Dr. C. J. Nelson, Ph.D.


Breathing Product
Place: Reynolds Alumni Center University Club, University of Missouri / Date and Time: 9AM, August 30
C. Jerry Nelson, Professor Emeritus
Reverend Jim Bryan
Alex W. Barker, Director, Museum of Art and Archaeology
Charles P. Bondurant, M.D.
Holly Bondurant, MD, FAAP
Tashel Bordere, PhD, CT (Certified Thanatologist ? Death, Dying, and Grief)
Laura Danforth, PhD, MSW, LCSW
Dr. Sonia Dhaliwal, Assistant Teaching Professor
Dale Fitch, PhD, MSSW
Lisa Y. Flores, Professor and Program Director, Counseling Psychology
Rebekah A. Freese, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Instructor, School of Social Work
Jean Ispa, Professor and Department Co-Chair
John Lauriello, M.D.
Ashlie Lester, Director of Graduate Studies
Ruth Brent Tofle, Professor and Chair
Ayako Tsuruta, Pianist, Founder and Artistic Director
David Webber, Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Instructor

January 2017 TWI Annual Board Meeting
Place: Tiger Bisto at the University Club, University of Missouri / Date and Time: 11:30AM, January 11
President: Dr. C. J. Nelson, Ph.D.

2017 Fall Event
Theme: The Role of the Arts in Preparing Children to Learn Across All Disciplines
Speaker: Renee Dinnerstein
Date/time: Thursday, September 21 at 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Place: Walt Disney room, Memorial Union, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
(click here for the brochure of this event)


2018 TWI Annual Board Meeting
Place: Tiger Bisto at the University Club, University of Missouri / Date and Time: 11:00AM, January 17
(click here for the photos of this event)


Book Publication (Password: 1234)
The Creativity Innate in Human Nature - A Robot's Question: Who Are Humans? Really! By Joo Won Lee (Author of "Book revisits progressive American thinker" by The Korea Times)