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IFE INFO on Cutting Edge Energy Innovation | June 11

The Institute for Education will host an INFO Public Policy Roundtable Salon panel on “Cutting Edge Energy Innovation” on Wednesday, June 11th. Panelists with include  Jorge Moreira da Silva, Portuguese Minister of Environment, Spatial Planning, and Energy;  Dr. Peter C. Evans, Vice President, Center for Global Enterprise; and Matthew Theall, White House Presidential Innovation Fellow, Department of Energy. […]

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Governments as Partners in Innovation

Huffington-Post-LogoGovernments as Partners in Innovation By Kathy Kemper | Posted in the Huffington Post: 03/17/2014 7:49 am EDT  This past Thursday, His Excellency Manuel Sager, Switzerland’s ambassador to the United States, and his wife Christine, hosted an Institute for Education Public Policy Salon, “Trickle-up Innovation: How Governments Can Support Grassroots Science and Technology” (some photos from the […]

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IFE’s relentless pursuit…

10706425-innovation-and-creativity-concept-related-words-in-tag-cloud“What sets IFE apart is its relentless pursuit of “the next big thing”- and the people who are working everyday in Washington on the most innovative new ideas that will change our city, our country and our world. IFE and Coach Kathy Kemper’s extraordinary support of the Presidential Innovation Fellows program, through INFO public policy […]

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INFO Public Policy Salon on ” Trickle-Up Innovation: How Governments Can Support Grassroots Science & Tech”

KAP_IFE_Swiss_Salon-89Trickle Up Innovation, Recruiting Innovators for a Tour of Duty “Trickle Up Innovation” was the theme for the Institute for Education INFO Public Policy Roundtable Salon held on Thursday, March 13th at the Swiss Residence, featuring a panel discussion with White House Presidential Innovation Fellows (PIFs) and a Swiss technologist diplomat. His Excellency Manual Sager, Ambassador of Switzerland to the […]

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    IFE hosted a special panel discussion on "Trickle-Up Innovation" featuring White House Presidential Innovation Fellows (http://bit.ly/1aLZ4SG) on Thursday, March 13th at the Swiss Embassy.