Fulbright At 70: Meeting New Challenges

39th Annual Conference & Fulbright Prize • November 10-13, 2016

The George Washington University • Washington, D.C.

The Fulbright Association’s 2016 Conference, “Fulbright at 70: Meeting New Challenges,” was a remarkable four days of dialogue, exchange, and mission-building. We were thrilled to welcome over 350 attendees, who brought with them a wide array of expertise and perspectives. We were proud to celebrate the 70th year of Fulbright with all who were present, and look forward to our 2017 conference.

Highlights from the 2016 Annual Conference

  •  Inspiring keynotes from Ambassadors, members of Congress, university leaders, and experts in a variety of fields
  • “State of Fulbright” advocacy discussion with Congressional leaders, Ambassadors, and global partners
  • Five program tracks focused on cutting-edge Fulbright projects in International Education, Peacekeeping
    and Conflict Resolution, Economic Development, and Global Health and Sustainability
  • What a Curious Picture Art Exhibit, Film Festival, and Social Innovation Challenge
  • Fulbright Prize ceremony, which drew 300+ Fulbright alumni and friends of the program to celebrate 70 years of the Fulbright Program