Program

Events

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IMF Performance in the Run-Up to the Current Financial and Economic Crisis

March 28, 2011 // 9:00am11:00am
Dean Baker, Co-Director, Center for Economic Policy and Research; Jo Marie Griesgraber, Executive Director, New Rules for Global Finance; Ruben Lamdany, Deputy Director Independent Evaluation Office, International Monetary Fund; John W. Sewell, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Damon Silver, Director, Policy Department, American Federation of Labor-Council of Industrial Organizations
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THE NEW COOL: A Visionary Teacher, His FIRST Robotics Team, and the Ultimate Battle of Smarts

March 02, 2011 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Neal Bascomb, Author, THE NEW COOL: A Visionary Teacher, His FIRST Robotics Team, and the Ultimate Battle of Smarts; Mark Hannum, Educator, Thomas Jefferson School For Science and Technology; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
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Partnering With Business: The Changing Role of Business in Education

March 02, 2011 // 8:00am10:00am
Brenda Gardunia, High School Math, Idaho; Arundhati Jayarao, High School Chemistry and Physics, Virginia; John Moore, High School Environmental Science, New Jersey; Sue Whitsett, High School Biology, Wisconsin; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
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Scalability: How to Take Local Successes in Education to a State and National Level

February 02, 2011 // 8:00am10:00am
Lindsay Knippenberg, High School Biology and Environmental Science, Michigan; Terrie Rust, Middle School Technology, Arizona; Steve Schreiner, Middle School Integrated Science and Technology, Washington; Mike Town, High School Environmental Science, Washington; Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
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Book Discussion: Truth, Errors, and Lies: Politics and Economics in a Volatile World

February 01, 2011 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Grzegorz W. Kolodko, Director, Transformation, Integration, and Globalization Economic Research (TIGER); Moderator John Milewski, Managing Editor and Host, Dialogue, Woodrow Wilson Center

The Defense Industrial Base at Risk

December 06, 2010 // 9:00am12:30pm
Lt. Gen Michael Dunn, President, Air Force Association, Jim Moran, United States Representative (D-VA), Loren Thompson, COO, Lexington Institute, Mackenzie Eaglen, Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation, Rob Litwak, Vice President, Woodrow Wilson Center, Patrick Wilson, Director, Government Affairs, Semiconductor Industry Association, David Morrison, Vice President, Government Operations, Boeing, Bill Gostic, Vice President, Advanced Programs & Technology, Pratt & Witney, Mike Hamel, Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Development, Orbital.
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Book Launch: The Terrific Rise and Terrible Fall of Ireland's Celtic Tiger: European Debt and the Future of U.S.-style Globalization

November 09, 2010 // 8:30am10:00am
David Lynch, Senior Writer, Bloomberg News; Moderator Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
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The U.S.-European Summit on Science, Technology, Innovation, and Sustainable Economic Growth

September 28, 2010 // 8:30am5:30pm
Lee Hamilton, President and Director, Woodrow Wilson Center; Howard Baker, Founder and Director, Howard Baker Center for Public Policy; J.M. Baer, Director, Science, Economy, and Society, European Commission
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Biofuels: Food, Fuel, and the Future?

July 23, 2010 // 9:00am12:30pm
Experts conduct a comprehensive assessment of biofuels, and emphasize the need to understand them within a global framework.
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The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship 20th Anniversary Summit

June 29, 2010 // 10:45am3:00pm
Lynn Campbell, NBCT, AEA Science Consultant in Iowa; Mark Davids, Physics Teacher, Grosse Pointe, MI; Amy Elverum, Special Education Middle School Science Teacher, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Sandra Geisbush, Texas Science and Technology Specialist, NEISD STEM Academy Instructor, PAEMST: 2001; Eduardo Guevara, Science Teacher, Texas Board of Education Science Composite and Bilingual Teacher Certification; Arundhati Jayarao, Physicist, Former Master Teacher at Oakcrest School, Mclean VA; Denise Forte, Director of Education Policy on the Committee on Education and Labor, U.S. House of Representatives; Congressman Mike Honda, 15th District, California; Luke Laurie, RoboChallenge Director, Robotics and Science Teacher, Santa Maria, California; Art Lebofsky, President of Science Education Services, retired Science/Math District Coordinator

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