IFE Hosts “Co-Father” of the Internet and Technology Pioneers for a conversation around closing the digital divide and “Connecting the Unconnected” On Thursday, October 10th, the Institute for Education in partnership with H.E. Erzhan Kazykhanov, Ambassador of Kazakhstan, hosted technology luminaries for a fireside chat around the urgent need to close the digital divide titled…

On October 10th, the Institute for Education hosted Vint Cerf and Megan Smith for a fireside chat on “Connecting the Unconnected”.  The discussion will be guided by Suhas Subramanyam, former White House Tech Advisor. The event was hosted by H.E. Erzhan Kazykhanov, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the U.S with special remarks by John Paul Farmer,…

Tech-in-Gov Salon! SOCIAL CHRONICLES by Janet Donovan  |  on October 14th, 2019  | Photo credit: Tung Tu Photography “One of the most famous tenants staying here was the 27th Vice President of the United States James Sherman working alongside with the US President William Howard Taft at the beginning of the last century,” said H.E. Erzhan Kazykhanov, The…

On September 12, 2019,  H.E. Kirsti Kauppi, Ambassador of Finland to the United States graciously hosted the Institute for Education’s Tech-In-Gov ‘Reimagine the Future with 5G’ salon with Chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the Honorable Ajit Pai. The salon opened with remarks from Ambassador Kauppi who spoke to Finland’s role in technological…

    As posted in the Washington Diplomat | Diplomatic Spotlight | Saturday, October 5, 2019 | Page 3 On Aug. 23, the Institute for Education (IFE) held its fourth annual IFE social secretary lunch at the historic Congressional County Club. Secretaries from over 30 embassies came to meet and mingle at the event, organized…

The four forces of nature behind IFE’s 4th Annual Summer Social For the fourth year in a row, the Institute for Education brought together old and new friends from over 30 embassies at its Annual Social Summer, honoring DC’s gatekeepers: the city’s embassy social secretaries. Although for many this was the first-time connecting voices from…

The CS@SC Summer Coding Camps celebrated its 5th year this summer, welcoming over 1,000 K12 students over five weeks!  The students are becoming leaders in the future of technology and innovation, and we are so excited to see what they will do in the future. The kids were taught by 30 USC Computer Science students who…