Austin – Jun 23 2016

Citizen Diplomacy Reception and Networking

Join Young European Leaders to  Austin to  to a Citizen Diplomacy Reception and   Networking Event on Thursday, June 23, 2016, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., in the Lt.
Governor’s Reception Room in the Texas State Capitol.

Fee: None  (RSVP is required and space is limited)

Our guests will be  fourteen visitors from Europe who are focusing on “Current U.S. Social, Political, and Economic Issues”.

Albania – Ms. Jorida Tagbaku, Ph.D., Member of Parliament
Bulgaria – Mr. Stanislav Anastassov, Member of Parliament
Cyprus – Ms. Fazilet Ozdenefe, Executive Committee Member, Republican Turkish Party
Czech Republic – Mr. Matej Fichtner, Member of Parliament
Finland – Mr. Teppo Sakkinen, Journalist, Suomenmaa newspaper
Germany – Mr. Jacob Schrot, President, Federation of German-American  Clubs
Italy – Mr. Ernesto Di Giovanni, Co-Founder of CEO, Utopia Lab
Latvia – Mr. Rihards Kols, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister Cabinet of Ministers of Latvia
Russia – Mr. Georgy Kutyrev, Research Fellow, Institute of Scientific Information For Social Sciences
Serbia – Mr. Filip Cukanovic, Journalist, RTV B92
Mr. Nikola Eric, Advisor to the Minister in Charge of EUIntegration, Government of Serbia
Sweden – Ms. Darina Agha, Press Secretary, Prime Minister’s Office
United Kingdom – Mr. James Alexander, Policy Officer for Communities, The Labour Party
Mr. Dennis Marcus, Founder, Ubuntu London

These visitors are participants in the U.S. Department of State International Visitor Leadership Program – the Department of State’s premier professional
exchange program.

Wine, beer and appetizers provided

Corporate Partner: Emergo Group
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Organized by our friends at GlobalAustin.