Conference on World Affairs

 A packed house in the USFSP University Student Center for the 2015 St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs. (Courtesy VideoWorks / St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs)
Conference on World Affairs

This year’s St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs will be the largest one yet, drawing almost sixty different experts from around the world to USF St. Pete February 17th through 19th.  They’ll discuss dozens of “hot-button” topics, including Russia, Syria, the Middle East, new media, gun rights and the U.S. Presidential election. We have a preview on University Beat on WUSF 89.7.

More Information: 

St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs website
February 17-19, USF St. Petersburg University Student Center
Program schedule

While the conference is free and open to the public, reservations are strongly suggested.

Original Broadcast Date: 
02/15/16

Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:45 AM and 8:45 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM

Host:
Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

Contact Information

mschreiner@wusf.org
University Beat's theme song is: "Perpetuum Mobile" by The Penguin Cafe Orchestra, from their CD "Signs of Life."

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