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.

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  (Senior Advisor at the Office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy), 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…

The Institute for Education will hold its annual State of the INFO Salon with Mayor Muriel Bowser, District of Columbia.  The evening salon will be hosted by H.E. Kenichiro Sasae of the Embassy of Japan at the residence. Ed Henry will remark about his book “42 Faith: The Rest of the Jackie Robinson Story.” Booksigning to…

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…

On January 31, 2017 the Institute for Education celebrated the bipartisan effort to tap into the country’s technology expertise and promote an open government. Republicans and Democrats joined IFE’s Innovation Team in advocating for collaboration, soft diplomacy, and common ground. The reception was graciously hosted by the Ambassador of Colombia H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzón with special…