Annual Event in Washington D.C.
Please join the Robert Bosch Foundation Alumni Association for its Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. June 22-24, 2012. Please RSVP for all events by Friday, June 8 on the Eventbrite website at rbfaa2012.eventbrite.com.
The weekend will commence with a reception at the residence of the German Ambassador to the United States. On Saturday, the RBFAA will hold its annual business meeting and elections, followed by a panel discussion and buffet lunch catered by Dean & Deluca. After lunch, we will take a tour of the German-American Heritage Museum. The highlight of the weekend will be the gala reception and dinner at House of Sweden, located on the Potomac river. To conclude the weekend, the RBFAA is hosting a brunch at Clyde's at Gallery Place. Below is a detailed list of all events and times:
Friday, June 22
Residence of the German Ambassador to the United States
100 Foxhall Road, NW, Washington, D.C.
6:00 PM - Reception hosted by Dr. Peter Ammon, Presentation of Bosch Fellow of the Year Award
A bus will depart from the Hotel Monaco at 5:30 PM, space is limited.
*There is limited parking available at the Ambassador's residence. If you plan on driving, please note that there is construction on Foxhall Road but guests will be able to turn into the residence. Security will check picture IDs at the gate and show you where to park or let you know when the parking lot is full. There is street parking available nearby on Reservoir Road or Whitehaven Parkway
Saturday, June 23
812 7th Street NW, Washington, D.C.
Business Casual Attire
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Annual Business Meeting and Elections (Alumni Only)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Panel Discussion I - The Role of Arts and Culture in Foreign Policy: German and American Perspectives
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM - Networking Lunch
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Discussion with Anne Richard, Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration (Bosch II)
German-American Heritage Museum
719 6th Street, NW, Washington, D.C.
Business Casual Attire
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM - Guided Tour
House of Sweden
2900 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM - Gala Reception with Dinner, keynote address by Klaus Scherer, German TV Journalist for ARD
*Attached is the transportation information for the House of Sweden
Sunday, June 24, 2012
Clyde's of Gallery Place
707 7th Street NW, Washington, D.C.
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - RBFAA Brunch
The RBFAA has a room block at the Hotel Monaco (700 F St NW, Washington, D.C.) with a discounted room rate of $219/night. Please contact Katie Henly directly to book a room (email@example.com).
We hope you can join us for all of the events. It is sure to be a wonderful weekend filled with transatlantic focused discussions, opportunities to network with new Bosch alumni, and reconnect with old friends.