2011 U.S.-India Higher Education Summit Convenes at Georgetown University
October 6, 2011
The 2011 U.S.-India Higher Education Summit
The U.S.-India Higher Education Summit will provide a platform for government and education leaders from both countries to outline their vision for 21st century education engagement to a broad cross-section of academics, university presidents and administrators, NGO and foundation executives, and association and private-sector leaders.
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. | Welcome and Opening Remarks (Gaston Hall)
8:30 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. | Roundtable (Gaston Hall)
9:40 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. | Videos highlighting US-India exchange/partnership program (Gaston Hall)
10:20 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. | Plenary Session (Gaston Hall)
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Luncheon Remarks (Healy Lawn)
5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. | Closing Plenary and Recognitions (Gaston Hall)
For full agenda click here.
|WHEN:||Thursday, October 13th – see above for specific times.|
|WHERE:||Gaston Hall (3rd floor of Healy Hall)
37th & O Streets, NW
Washington, D.C. 20057
|SPONSORS:||The government of India and the government of the United States, hosted by Georgetown University.|
Media interested in attending must RSVP to Rachel Pugh at firstname.lastname@example.org or Emily Horne at HorneEJ@state.gov by Wed., Oct. 12 at noon.
Press check-in begins on the first floor of Healy Hall at 5:30 a.m. Final pre-set time for video cameras is 6:15 a.m. Final access time for journalists and still photographers is 7:30 a.m.
Press will need to present valid credentials on campus. Virtual participants can watch the live interactive webcast at https://statedept.connectsolutions.com/us-india or http://webcast.georgetown.edu.
Follow the hashtag #USIndiaEd on Twitter.