The Institute for Education’s Emerging Technology Roundtable (ETR) hosted special guest Monica Popp, Chief of Staff, Office of the Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn. The dinner was held by IFE’s Diplomatic Steward H.E. Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium at the Belgian Residence. By invitation only. View: Guest List About our Guest Speaker: Monica Popp currently…

On April 12th, His Excellency Kenichiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States, welcomed global leaders, innovators in government and technology, and civic leaders to the Institute for Education’s 18th mayoral address. Mayor Muriel Bowser, Washington, DC’s mayor and representative on the international stage, addressed the crowd and provided an update on Washington, DC’s…

The Institute for Education will host the second Open Government Reception.  It will be hosted by H.E. Geir H. Haarde of Iceland with special guests Matt Lira  (Special Assistant to the President for Innovation Policy), Gerrit Lansing (Digital Strategist), Aneesh Chopra (Former U.S. Chief Technology Officer), and Macon Phillips  (Former Digital Strategist to President Obama & Secretary Kerry). The April 25, 2017 will be held at…

The Institute for Education’s Media & Technology Roundtable (MTR) will host special guest Tory Newmyer, The Washington Post’s PowerPost anchor.  The dinner venue and date to be determined. By invitation only. Read: Tory Newmyer joins PowerPost to cover financial services and economic policy About our Special Guest:  Tory Newmyer recently joined the PowerPost team to anchor its…

IFE will host a Civility Dinner for lively and bi-partisan conversation in the spirit of grace and good humor. The dinner will be held at The Cottage on April 5. By invitation only.

H.E. Maguy Maccario Doyle, Ambassador of Monaco; Jennifer Griffin, FOX News Channel (FNC); Marci Robinson, Robinson Communications; Chair, IFE Board of Stewards; Ms. Wafa B. Bughaighis, Charge d’Affairs of Libya;Jan Smith, Broadcast Journalist; Barrett Karr (special guest); Mary Anne Cook, Counselor; H.E. Hunaina Sultan Ahmed Al-Mughairy; Jennifer Rudy, Microsoft; H.E. Dina Kawar, Ambassador of Jordan…

Jan 30th,2017: Senator Thad Cochran (R-Mississippi) Mrs Kay Cochran, and Coach Kathy Kemper welcomed H.E. and Mrs. Kenichirō Sasae, Japan; ​H.E. Bjorn Lyrvall, Sweden​;  H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzon, Colombia; H.E. Dr. Hamdullah Mohib, Afghanistan; ​and H.E. Salem Al-Sabah, Kuwait for lunch in the collegial, prestigious Senate Dining room in the United States Capital. The group discussed  the new administration, the political landscape  and Mississippi’s…