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Speaker Series: How Ideas Become Policy - Getting Stuff Done


Please join Ambassador Sarah Mendelson, Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Head of Heinz College in Washington, DC, as she interviews former senior U.S. government officials to gather tools and tips for successfully turning ideas into policies while also acknowledging today's multiple crises.

Sessions can be watched on zoom, or via simulcast in Hamburg Hall 1208. For more information, and to register for the zoom sessions, please see below:

The Naming Commission

Kori Schake

Kori Schake, Senior Fellow and Director, Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Time: 12:00pm ET

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Harnessing the Power of Data to Address Inequities

Meredith Brown

Meredith Brown, US Digital Corps Data Science Fellow, White House Office of Science and Technology (OSTP)

 

 

 

 

 

Jay Davis

Jay Davis, Presidential Innovation Fellow at the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)

Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Time: 12:00pm ET

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Lessons in Negotiation

Joe Powell

Rose Gottemoeller, Steven C. Hazy Lecturer, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University

Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Time: 12:00pm ET

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Recent Sessions

The Anti-Corruption Movement With Joe Powell

Joe Powell

Joe Powell, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Open Government Partnership

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Time: 12:00pm ET

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The Power of Youth With Susan Reichle & Kristin Lord

Susan Reichle

Susan Reichle, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Youth Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

Kristin Lord

Kristin Lord, President and CEO, IREX

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Time: 12:00pm ET

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This speaker session is part of the course "How Ideas Become Policy: Getting Stuff Done" taught by Ambassador Sarah Mendelson, Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Head of Heinz College in Washington, DC. To learn more about the Heinz College in Washington DC go to: https://heinz.cmu.edu/about/policy-in-dc