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…

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 23, the Institute for Education held its annual kick-off lunch for special friends of IFE. IFE Steward Judge William Webster hosted the lunch at the historic Alibi Club. Joining us, off-the-record, was special guest Charlie Black, Chairman of Prime Policy Group (view WSJ: “The Upside to an Unpopular President” by Charlie Black). Marci Robinson (Chair, IFE Board…

 To celebrate the milestone of its 25th season, the Institute for Education held a special INFO Salon featuring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith on Thursday December 1st. The conversation was hosted at the 1924 Georgian Revival-style of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Esther Coopersmith and was attended by 17…

IFE was honored to host a Innovation Dinner with D.J. Patil, United States Chief Data Scientist. The Ambassador of Colombia, H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzon, hosted the dinner at the residence. About our speaker: DJ Patil @DJ44 Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Data Policy and Chief Data Scientist in the Office of Science and Technology Policy…