Mr. Michel Francois Jacques – President Ms. Olga Miele Katz - First Vice-President Ms. Sheril White - Second Vice-President Ms. Rita Singer – Treasurer Mr. Executive Secretary Stanley Jacques
Congress Committee!! Master of Ceremony: Dr. Flore Lindor Marketing: ArtServe Sound Eng : Randy Pittman Music Director: DJ, Bertin Felix Jacques Marketing Consultant: ArtServe Web designer: Michelle P-findel Jacques
The CID Congress is the largest international event in the field of dance study and research in the world. The first CID Congress in the USA, attended by CID Professional Members from over 20 different countries in 2015. The 4rd International Congress on Dance Research approaches all form of dance in the world, offering the best opportunity to showcase one’s innovative work.
It is a commonplace that dance as a universal phenomenon, expressing the feelings and ideas of all people and civilizations.
We would like to welcome all conferees, whom we have the opportunity to host this year in the historic city of Hallandale Beach, Broward Florida.
We would also like to take this opportunity to congratulate the organizers of the congress who make the congress happened for the fourth time in South, Florida, the venues, and under the auspices of the International Dance Council CID, UNESCO in particular Mr. Alkis Raftis President of CID, Ms Adamantia Angeli Executive Director of CID, Ms. Lambrini Raikou Executive Secretary of CID, Mr. Athanasios Kalantzis Secretary of CID and Lata Surendra Vice President. The Broward County Cultural Division. We wish all the participants good luck but most importantly to enjoy this experience! Michel F. Jacques
City of Hallandale Beach - City of Choice
Town of Hallandale Beach
Hallandale officially became a town on May 14, 1927. By that time, there were 1,500 residents, street lights, and electricity in the community. In 1947, Hallandale was reincorporated as a city, and was allowed to annex land to the east. In August of 1999, the city officially changed its name to Hallandale Beach.
Original Indian Hunting & Gathering Area The area that is now known as Hallandale Beach was not even settled until the late 1800's, when Henry Morrison Flagler expanded the Florida East Coast Railway to Palm Beach in 1895. Before then, there wasn't much to Hallandale Beach except swamp and a gray, sandy soil called marl. The Seminole Indians would hunt in the area and gather cootie root, which was used to produce starchy dough.
First Settlement Flagler recruited Luther Hallande, son of a Swedish minister and brother-in-law to one of Flagler's agents, to start a Swedish settlement south of the Danish settlement of Dania. With the assistance of an immigrant named Olaf Zetterlund, Halland began promoting the frost-free subtropical climate and cheap land of Halland (later to be named Hallandale). Halland set up a small trading post in the new community and became its first postmaster.
Farming Community Settlement was slow, with only a dozen families in town by 1900 – seven Swedish, three English, and two black. The first school was built in 1904 and had only ten students. The first church, Bethlehem Lutheran, was established in 1906. Originally, Hallandale was a farming community, with farmers using the beach only for recreation.
List of Awards & Honors The City of Hallandale Beach has received the following awards:
· Tree City U.S.A. • 1989 – 2012 • the National Arbor Day Foundation. · Distinguished Budget Presentation Award – 24 consecutive years. · Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting – 25 consecutive years. · Water Tower Awards Program • Beach Elevated Tower Creative Design 2004 US Environmental Protection Agency Region 4. · Pace Setter Award • City of Hallandale Beach Florida Division 2003–04 American Cancer Society for Relay for Life. Project of the Year Award in Structures - 2008 - Water Treatment Plant - South Florida American Public Works Association · 2010 Best Tasting Drinking Water Award from the FSAWWA Region VI
During emergencies, the City will publish the latest information on this website for your convenience. Please come back to this site for more information during emergency situations. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- What is CID The International Dance Council CID CID is the official umbrella organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world. CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments, international organizations and institutions.
It brings together the most important international, national and local organizations, as well as select individuals active in Dance.
It is a non-governmental organization founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based.
Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in over 176 countries.
International Dance Council CID Conseil International de la Danse CID c/o UNESCO, 1 rue Miollis, FR-75732 Paris, France; tel. +33 1 4568 4953 www.cid-portal.org ************************************************************************************ 2019 Program is subjected to changes!
WEDNESDAY November 13th, 2019 OFFICIAL OPENINGREGISTRATION 10am-4pm Collection of identification Badge (required at entrances), Dancer's program, maps and other materials. At: Double Tree Resort by Hilton Hollywood Beach 4000 South Ocean Dr. | Hollywood, FL 33019 Special happy hour 4 pm by the Poolside!
THURSDAY November 14th, 2018 At: Club Tropical Ballroom, 211 SE 1st Avenue (DIXIE HWY) Hallandale Beach, Florida 33009 10 am-4pm: Lecture presentation of research work, workshops 7 pm-11 pm Performances & Social Dance Party Mix, with DJ Bertin. General Adm. $15/pp FRIDAY November 15th, 2018 At: Club Tropical Ballroom, 211 SE 1st Avenue Hallandale Beach, Florida 33009 10 am-4 pm – Dance workshop Free Adm. Open to the public.
7:00pm-11pm GALA Fundraising Dinner, Performances & Social Party Mix, with DJ Bertin Donation. $100/pp with open bar.
SATURDAY November 16th, 2019 TBA...
SUNDAY: November 17th, 2019 7pm-10pm Special goodbye Party, dinner, show. 16320 NW 48th Ave, Miami garden Fl. 33314 ************************************************************************************ 2018 Congress Report!!!
4th International Congress on Dance Research Studiesreport This year`s International Dance Research Congress was held in Hallandale Beach From 14th to 18th of November 2018.
The new Management Committee consisted of:
Mr. Michel Francois Jacques – President Ms. Olga Miele Katz – First Vice-President Ms. Sheril White – Second Vice-President Ms. Rita Singer – Treasurer Mr. Executive -Stanley Jacques.
Board Adviser: Anita King Sound Eng: Randy Pittman Music Director: DJ. Bertin F. Jacques Dance Director: Seber Cristina Board Advisor: Florence Foucault Web designer IT: Michelle P.findel Jacques
They deserve praise for all their hard work!
All participants at this year’s Congress agreed that it was a huge success. It brought new ideas to light that will be a useful guide for the continuing work of CID. Those ideas will also be helpful to the other dance organizations throughout the world. CID is a challenging endeavour. No matter what occur during the four days of this congress it was resolved by excellent team work. Just like every dance research congress, this year`s congress consisted of three forms of presentation:
Many registered participants unfortunately could not attend because they did not obtain entry visa. We can still conclude that it was a very successful Congress. It was a platform where participants managed to answer some very important questions about the current state of the dance world. It helps to point out possible problems that may occur within the dance communities.
I want to simply summarize the main conclusions of some of the workshops. I will also emphasize the importance of the informal conversations had during the participant free time while socializing after the formal workshops and presentations. These conclusions can be divided into three basic directions namely:
1) The need to bring couple dancing to the youth at elementary level within the school system. Moving dance to a higher level of education to promote cultural diversity.
2) The need to emphasize the importance of dance exercise therapy and other forms of treatment with the use of choreography.
3) The need for better organisation within the dance community to promote and protect the interests of dance professional world-wide.
My conclusion is that, this Congress proved the constant progress of the work of CID in all of its forms. During the congress we pointed out some obstacles. Even though there are problems in the dance world, we also concluded there are many ways of solving them. We need to bring all CID Sections to work together under one platform.
Many thanks, once again, to all the participants. We can freely say that the main goals of the 4th International Congress have been achieved and the congress was a success.
Every year we look forward to this amazing event in Broward County, with some amazing international artists, Colleagues and local dance teachers. Ever since the first Congress in 2015, we have registered a lot of new members to CID.
Looking forward to the Next “CID World Congress on Dance Research in USA November 13th—17th, 2019”
Michel F Jacques ************************************************************************************ Organization of Broward County Government
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The International Dance Council CID UNESCO
CID is the official umbrella organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world. CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments, international organizations and institutions. It brings together the most important international, national and local organizations, as well as select individuals active in dance. It is a non-governmental organization founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based. Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in 155 countries.