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BUILD YOUR CAREER
November 17, 2017 | Washington, DC
Annual NGO and Government Career Forum
Anita Botti, Department of State, Retired
Izza Leghtas, Refugees International
Deborah Saidy, World Food Program-USA
Co-sponsored with GWU, NYU, and UPenn
AUTUMN GALA
November 7, 2017 | Washington, DC
A Conversation on National Security
Hon. Mike Rogers, Former House Intelligence Committee Chair and Host of CNN's Declassified
Lisa Monaco, Former Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
Ambassador Cathy Russell (Moderator), Former Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
October 30, 2017 | Washington, DC
The Continuing Crisis: Refugees in Europe and the Middle East
Daryl Grisgraber, Refugees International
Izza Leghtas, Refugees International
Dawn Calabia, WFPG Board of Directors (Moderator)
Co-sponsored by the American Association of University Women
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
October 20, 2017 | Washington, DC
North Korea: The Escalating Crisis and the Path Forward
Sue Mi Terry, BowerGroupAsia
Jean H. Lee, The Wilson Center (Moderator)
Hosted by United Technologies Corporation
AUTHOR SERIES
September 17, 2017 | Washington, DC
Fractured Continent: Europe's Crises and the Fate of the West
William Drozdiak, The Brookings Institution
Karen Donfried, The German Marshall Fund (Moderator)
BUILD YOUR CAREER
August 3, 2017 | Washington, DC
Careers in Gender, Development, and Human Rights
Where Do You Start and What Do You Need to Succeed?
Kat Fotovat, The Secretary of State's Office of Global Women's Issues
Vasu Mohan, IFES
Christina Schultz, Chemonics
Stephenie Foster, Smash Strategies (Moderator)
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
July 11, 2017 | Washington, DC
President Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement: What it Means at Home and Abroad
Coral Davenport, The New York Times
Elisabeth Bumiller, The New York Times (Moderator)
Hosted by Ambassador Joško Paro of Croatia
EMBASSY SERIES
June 20, 2017 | Washington, DC
Bridging the Humanitarian–Development Gap: Progress and Next Steps
Kristalina Georgieva, Chief Executive Officer, The World Bank
Hosted by Ambassador Dirk Wouters of Belgium
EMBASSY SERIES
June 14, 2017 | New York, NY
Germany and Its Upcoming Election: A Focus on Refugees, Populism and the Future of the EU
Brita Wagener, Consul General of Germany in New York
CAREER DEVELOPMENT BROWN-BAG
June 12, 2017 | Washington, DC
Senior Job Opportunities in United Nations Peace Operations
Kristina Koch, The UN Department of Field Support
Co-sponsored by Women In International Security and UN Peace Operations
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
June 1, 2017 | Washington, DC
The Election of Macron: The Impact on France, the EU and Transatlantic Relations
Benjamin Haddad, Hudson Institute
CELEBRATION OF WOMEN DIPLOMATS
May 23, 2017 | Washington, DC
A reception to celebrate and highlight the achievements of women diplomats
Hosted by the Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
EMBASSY SERIES
May 16, 2017 | Washington, DC
Mexico and the US: At a Critical Juncture
H.E. Gerónimo Gutiérrez-Fernández, Ambassador of Mexico to the United States
Karen DeYoung, The Washington Post (Moderator)
EMBASSY SERIES
May 4, 2017 | Washington, DC
A Conversation on Jordan: The Way Forward Amid Regional Challenges
H.E. Dina Kawar, Ambassador of Jordan to the United States
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
April 28, 2017 | New York, NY
The Crisis in Syria: Aspirations and Challenges for the Next Generation
Abeer Pamuk, 2017 Atlas Corps Fellow
Nele Feldmann, IIE’s Platform for Education in Emergencies Response
Co-sponsored by the Institute of International Education
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
April 19, 2017 | Washington, DC
US Immigration Policy: The Costs of Changes at Home and Abroad
Angela Kelley, Open Society Policy Center
Rebecca Tallent, Former Policy Advisor to Speaker John Boehner
Gebe Martinez, WFPG Board of Directors (Moderator)
CELEBRATION OF WOMEN DIPLOMATS
April 4, 2017 | New York, NY
A reception to celebrate and highlight the achievements of women diplomats
Hosted by WFPG Member Geraldine Kundstadter
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
April 3, 2017 | Washington, DC
Transatlantic Ties and NATO in the Age of Brexit and Trump
Karen Donfried, The German Marshall Fund
AUTHOR SERIES
March 6, 2017 | New York, NY
March 9, 2017 | Washington, DC
Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Helene Cooper, The New York Times
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
March 1, 2017 | Washington, DC
Encouraging Women's Leadership in Foreign Service
A Discussion with Women Deputy Chiefs of Mission

Hosted by Deputy Chief of Mission of Australia Caroline Millar
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
February 27, 2017 | Washington, DC
Trump Foreign Policy: Changing and Disrupting Global Norms
Anne Gearan, The Washington Post
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, The New York Times
Jay Solomon, The Wall Street Journal
Elisabeth Bumiller, The New York Times (Moderator)
Co-sponsored by NYU Washington, DC
ANNUAL NY MENTORING FAIR
February 23, 2017 | Washington, DC
Co-sponsored with New York University's Wasserman Career Center
and New York University's Wagner School of Public Service
ANNUAL DC MENTORING FAIR
February 1, 2017 | Washington, DC
Co-sponsored with the George Washington University Career Center
AUTHOR SERIES
January 19, 2017 | Washington, DC
The New Sectarianism: The Arab Uprisings and the Rebirth of the Shia-Sunni Divide
Author Geneive Abdo