IFE’s 27th Season 2018 Programs & Events

May 1, 2018

IFE will host a Media & Technology Roundtable (MTR) with special guest Craig Gordon, Washington Bureau Chief of Bloomberg News. The dinner will be held by H.E. Henne Schuwer, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, at the residence. By invitation only.

May 7, 2018

IFE will host an INFO with distinguished guest Ajit Pai, Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission. H.E. Gérard Araud, Ambassador of France to the United States, will host the event at his residence. By invitation only.


May 22, 2018

IFE will host a Tech in Gov event with former Director of the CIA and NSA General Michael Hayden and the Honorable Will Hurd, U.S. Representative for Texas’ 23rd Congressional District on ‘Smart Security.’ The conversation will be led by Kyra Phillips of ABC News. The evening will be hosted by H.E. Grigor Hovhannissian, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia. By invitation only.

June 25, 2018

IFE’s MTR will host special guest The Honorable Grace Koh, former Special Assistant to the President for Technology, Telecom, and Cyber-Security Policy at the National Economic Council. The evening will be hosted by H.E. Karin Olofsdotter, Ambassador of Sweden at the residence. By invitation only.


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Summer, 2018

IFE’s Annual State of the INFO with DC Mayor Muriel Bowser. By invitation only


Summer, 2018

IFE will hold it’s annual Innovation Cookout at the historic Congressional Country Club hosted by Todd Park, IFE Innovation Steward Dr. Amy Geng, and Coach Kathy Kemper. The yearly event welcomes some of the top minds and leaders in the Tech in Gov space.



  • The Hon. John Cornyn (R-TX) United States Senate
  • Matt Lira, Special Assistant to the President for Innovation Policy and Initiatives
  • The Hon. Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader (Representing California’s 23rd district)

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