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Events Calendar

The Elliott School hosts more than 300 events annually on a wide range of topics of interest to international affairs practitioners. Keep up to date on the latest events and news from the Elliott School by subscribing to our newsletters.


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IIEP Executive Circle Launches

"Led by co-chairs, Deborah Lehr, MA ’89, and  Frank Wong, BA ’79, the IIEP Executive Circle met for the first time on March 10 via Zoom to discuss the global challenges of our times. Elliott’s newest leadership circle brings vast experience and broad perspective to questions that keep scholars at GW Elliott's Institute for International Economic Policy awake at night."  READ MORE...

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Headshots of ESIA deans that spoke at the GW200 bicentennial event



Foreign Policy and Leadership Insights from the Elliott School's Deans

"Hosted in celebration of GW’s bicentennial, the panel included current Elliott School Dean Alyssa Ayres and former deans Michael E. Brown, Harry Harding, and Maurice A. East.
Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, B.A. ’80, co-chair and founder of the Leadership Council for Women in National Security and vice-chair of the GW International Women of Elliott network, moderated the discussion."  READ MORE...

Planning Events

The Elliott School hosts prominent political leaders, international experts, and scholars who discuss pressing issues of the day. If you are affiliated with the Elliott School and approved to schedule events, please first read through the Public Affairs Event Training Guide and then utilize the following resources to ensure that your event runs as smoothly as possible:

Book a Room

Register to book space in the Elliott School.

For classroom reservations, please contact Academic Scheduling.

Planning for Your Event

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Add Your Event

Submit your event to our online event calendar. Public events submitted to the calendar by Thursday are also featured in our weekly newsletter that's distributed on Mondays.

Add Your Event

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Request Photography

For high-level photography requests, submit a photography request for a GW photographer.

Request photography

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Marketing Your Event

Invitations to events or any other email marketing that is targeted to the public must follow the style guide created and implemented by GW's Division of External Relations.

Access the Style Guide


During Your Event

If you run into technical difficulties in an academic classroom, the Lindner Family Commons, or the Conference Room 505, please contact Academic Technologies at 202-994-0485. Please submit the Public Affairs complaint form if you find Lindner Family Commons or Room 505 not in the default set-up as indicated in the Public Affairs training guide.


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