The schedule for the Fulbright Association’s 42nd annual conference explores public diplomacy, showcases the research, work, and talents of Fulbright alumni and friends of international education, and mobilizes the Fulbright community through an Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. Conference events will take place from October 24 to 26, with post-conference workshops taking place on Sunday, October 27.
Please note that the following schedule is still subject to adjustment, and more information will be forthcoming.
Thursday, October 24
Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill. Begins with breakfast briefing at 8:00 am then followed by scheduled visits all day.
Opening Reception hosted by Marymount University and co-sponsored by the Hungarian Fulbright Commission and the American Hungarian Heritage House. The reception will take place at Marymount University's Ballston Campus.
Friday, October 25
Opening Plenary on Public Diplomacy
Fulbright Advisor Workshop - Scholar Program
Individual Career Counseling Sessions for Young Professionals
Reception at the Ambassador of Poland's residence, marking the 60th anniversary of the US/Polish Fulbright Program
Saturday, October 26
FA Member Business Meeting
Fulbright Talks TEDx style (Plenary)
Research Roundtable Discussions
Selma Jeanne Cohen Dance Lecture (Plenary)
Awards Celebration and Ceremony: featuring the Lifetime Achievement Awards and Chapter Awards
Sunday, October 27
Chapter Leadership Workshop (open to current Chapter board members only)