WIP June 13th guests included: Ria Bailey-Galvis (Google), Nancy Cordes (CBS), Veronique Dockendorf (Luxembourg), Jennifer Griffin (FoxNews), Kristen Honey (White House), H.E. Kirsti Kauppi (Finland), H.E. Dina Kawar (Jordan), Michelle Keegan (CSIS), Coach Kemper (IFE), H.E, Sylvie Lucas (Luxembourg), H.E. Mathilde Mukantabana (Rwanda), Maureen O’Connell (Charter Communications), Jennifer Rudy (Microsoft), and Jan Smith.

The Institute for Education provides a forum for the extraordinary entrepreneurs and visionary CEOS, foreign Ambassadors,  athletic celebrity role models and billionaire activists, and pioneering philanthropists who are transforming the world to come together for a frank exchange of innovations and new ideas as well as shared opinions about what it takes to cultivate confidence, respect and a work-life balance in some of the most challenging careers. “Women in Power” meals are hosted by Washington’s elite Female Ambassadors and are by invitation only.

Women in Power Quorums

  • October 30, 2017: Emma King Doyle, Chief of Staff, Office of Management and Budget. The dinner was held by H.E. Kirsti Kauppi of Finland.
  • Thursday, July 13, 2017: IFE and Microsoft hosted a Women’s Empowerment Roundtable in New York City at BOBO in Manhattan.
  • Tuesday, June 13, 2017: Jennifer Griffin,  National Security Correspondent for Fox News Channel (FNC).  The dinner was held at H.E. Sylvie Lucas at the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
  • Monday, March 6, 2017: Barrett Karr Chief of Staff for House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23). Hosted by Her Excellency Hunaina Sultan Ahmed Al Mughairy of the Embassy of the Sultan of Oman.
  • Friday, September 9th, 2016: Juliet Eilperin, White House Bureau Chief, The Washington Post. Hosted by Ambassador Kirsti Kauppi of Finland at the residence.
  • Wednesday, April  20th, 2016: Megan Murphy Bloomberg News’ Washington bureau chief and executive editor for U.S. government. Hosted by Ambassador Maguy Maccario Doyle of Monaco at the residence.
  • November 19, 2015: Michelle Lee, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Hosted by Ambassador Claudia Fritsche, Ambassador of Liechtenstein
  • October 14 & 27 2015: AOL founder and IFE steward Jim Kimsey and Coach Kemper host “IFE Women in Tech Leadership” lunch. By Invitation only.
  • March 17, 2015:  Nina Easton, Senior Editor Fortune; Chair, Fortune Most Powerful Women International. Hosted by  Ambassador Koukku-Ronde of Finland at the residence.