Events at the IOP

  1. Mayor Andrew Gillum: The Activists

    Monday March 25 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Mayor Andrew Gillum for a conversation about activism in U.S. politics.

  2. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Gary Cohn: Globalization v. Nationalism: What a Stupid Fight

    Monday March 25 - 7:15pm

    Join IOP Visiting Fellows Gary Cohn and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) for a conversation on globalization and the future of trade policy.

  3. Aisha Moodie-Mills and Bernard Coleman: A Campaign's True Colors

    Tuesday March 26 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Aisha Moodie-Mills for a study group with Uber’s Global Head of Diversity, Bernard Coleman, to discuss diversity in politics.

  4. How We Win: Beating Extremism Abroad and in the US

    Tuesday March 26 - 6:00pm

    IOP Resident Fellow, S’14 and Belfer Fellow Farah Pandith, Anti-Defamation League George Selim, Harvard Kennedy School’s Eric Rosenbach, and Juliette Kayyem '91 consider how to combat domestic and international extremism.

  5. Michael Zeldin and John Dean: Inside the White House During an Investigation of the President

    Wednesday March 27 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Michael Zeldin for a study group with Nixon White House Counsel John Dean (via Skype) about what happens in the White House during an independent counsel investigation of the president.

  6. Rep. Carlos Curbelo and Jim McLaughlin: Hopeless and Dissatisfied: Why Do Americans Distrust Government Institutions More Than Ever?

    Wednesday March 27 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) for a conversation with Jim McLaughlin, one of the foremost Republican pollsters in the country, to discuss the attitudes of young Americans towards today's parties and a feeling of dissatisfaction despite economic growth.

  7. Is Europe Setting a New Example on Addressing Monopolies?

    Wednesday March 27 - 6:00pm

    European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager discusses the impact of monopolies on the EU economy with Harvard Kennedy School’s Jason Furman.

  8. Rep. Barbara Comstock: The Many Uses of a Legal Degree in Government and Politics

    Thursday March 28 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) for a conversation on the many different ways to use a law degree in public service.

  9. Amb. Cathy Russell and Lael Brainard: Economic Growth Depends on Participation of Women

    Thursday March 28 - 4:30pm

    Join IOP Resident Fellow Ambassador Cathy Russell for a study group with guest Lael Brainard, member of the U.S. Federal Reserve Board of Governors, and Under Secretary for International Affairs at the Department of the Treasury (2010-2013), for a conversation about the impact of women on economic success.

  10. Conversation with Peace Corps Director Dr. Jody Olsen and Returned Volunteers

    Thursday March 28 - 5:00pm

    Join us for a panel discussion featuring returned Peace Corps Volunteers highlighting the Peace Corps Women's Global Development and Prosperity Initiative, moderated by current Peace Corps Director Jody Olsen.

    Registration is required to attend. Click here to register. 

  11. Diplomacy: What is it Good For?

    Thursday March 28 - 6:00pm

    A conversation with Amb. William Burns President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Amb. Catherine Russell, IOP Resident Fellow S'19, and Harvard Kennedy School’s Graham Allison about the power and purpose of diplomacy in a post-primacy world.

  12. A Public Address His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo

    Friday March 29 - 4:00pm

    President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo, will give a public address in collaboration with Harvard's Center for African Studies and the Africa Development Conference, presented by students at HKS.  This Forum will require a ticket for entry.