IFE’s 26th Season

2017 Programs & Events

May 20, 2017

Todd Park, IFE Innovation Steward Dr. Amy Geng, and Coach Kemper will hold the Third Annual West Coast Presidential Innovation Fellows Reunion. Hosted by IFE Digital Ambassador Devika Patil and Dr. DJ Patil at their home. By invitation only. 

June 16, 2017

IFE’s Media and Technology Roundtable (MTR) will host Tory Newmyer, The Washington Post’s PowerPost anchor (newsletter on financial services and economic policy). Hosted by H.E. Dina Kawar, Ambassador of Jordan to the United States. By invitation only.

July 15, 2017

Team IFE Pool Party hosted by IFE Senior Fellow, George Zaidan (Host of MSNBC’S ‘Make e a Millionaire Inventor’). By invitation only.

Sunday, July 31, 2017

IFE 4thAnnual Innovation Cook Out, hosted by IFE Innovation Steward, Dr. Amy Geng, and Todd Park.


September 15, 2017

The Institute for Education with the YPO Gold Chapters of Arizona and Florida will host “42 Faith: The rest of the Jackie Robinson Story” author Ed Henry.  The evening salon will be hosted by H.E. Pisan Manawapat, Ambassador of Thailand to the United States. By invitation only.


  • Rob Cook, Academy Award winner and Commissioner of GSA Transformation Technology Services
  • Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)
  • Congresswomen Debbie Dingell, Representing Michigan’s 12th District
  • Jennifer Griffin national security correspondent for FOX News Channel (FNC)
  • John Harwood, CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent
  • Matt Lira, Special Assistant to the president for innovation policy and initiatives
  • Congressman Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Leader (Representing California’s 23rd district)
  • Ajit Pai, Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission

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