Friday, July 22, 2016 - 6:30pm to Monday, July 25, 2016 - 12:00pm
Energy and Environment Program

The Clean Energy Innovation Forum is an annual convening that highlights new ideas for how to merge the collective desire for a clean energy future with current systemic, political, technical and economic realities.

By Invitation Only

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Please join us on Monday, July 25 for an SOF Discussion Reception with Karen Greenberg, in collaboration with the Aspen Security Forum. Read More
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 5:30pm to Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 12:00pm
Please join us July 26-28 for an SOF Two-Day Symposium with Diane Meier and BJ Miller, in collaboration with the Health, Medicine, and Society Program. Read More
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - Saturday, July 30, 2016
Homeland Security Program
The Aspen Security Forum is an annual summer gathering of top-level present and former government officials from all relevant national security agencies; industry leaders; leading thinkers; nationally noted print and broadcast journalists; and concerned citizens. For more information, please visit www.aspensecurityforum.org. Read More
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 12:00am
Communications and Society Program
The Roundtable is a private seminar of 25-30 business executives, government leaders, and visionaries where participants examine the implications of emerging information technologies on societies, governments, communities, and individuals, and the new leadership roles that are required. Read More
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Please join us on Wednesday, August 1 for an SOF Discussion Reception on The Future of Artificial Intelligence and the Human Race with Stuart Russell. Read More
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 8:00am - 11:00pm
Annual Summer Board Meeting of the Aspen Institute Board of Trustees Read More
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 8:00am to Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 11:00pm
Aspen Strategy Group
The ASG will convene a group of foreign policy and national security experts for its annual summer workshop. Read More
Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 9:30am - 12:30pm

*This event is by invitation only.

Aspen Institute Board of Trustees Annual Summer Board Meeting

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
The Aspen Institute's 23rd Annual Summer Celebration will feature a conversation with the evening's Public Service Awardees, Howard and Sheri Schultz, moderated by the Institute's President and CEO, Walter Isaacson, in the Greenwald Pavilion at 5:00 pm. This will be followed by a reception and benefit dinner from 6:30-9:00 pm in the Doerr-Hosier Center at the Aspen Meadows Resort. Read More
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 8:00am to Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 12:00am
Communications and Society Program

*This event is by invitation only.

The Internet, social media and modern technology have irreversibly changed journalism. Though most only identify the Internet as the executioner of classic print news, 21st century media has also opened up many new realms of possibility of freedom of expression and therefore freedom of the press. This Dialogue addresses these possibilities and the implications for the future of journalism.

Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 5:30pm to Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
Please join us August 7-10 for an SOF Three-Day Symposium with Courtland Robinson, in collaboration with the Health, Medicine, and Society Program. Read More
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - Friday, August 12, 2016
Energy and Environment Program
This forum, focused on domestic U.S. nuclear energy, will provide an impartial venue for innovators, energy providers, and policy makers to analyze in-depth the challenges facing the industry and develop new ideas to maximize its potential and effectiveness in the future. Read More
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 5:00pm
The Henry Crown Fellowship Program, established in 1997, seeks to develop the next generation of community-spirited leaders, providing them with the tools necessary to meet the challenges of business and civic leadership in the 21st century. The program is a unique mix of seminars designed to broaden the perspectives of the participants and hone their skills in values-centered leadership. It honors the memory of Chicago industrialist Henry Crown (1896-1990), whose legendary career was marked by a lifelong commitment to honor, integrity, industry and philanthropy. Read More
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Please join us on Wednesday, August 10th for an SOF Discussion Reception:Behind the Scenes on the Campaign Trail with Michael Steele and Patti Solis Doyle in conversation with Mickey Edwards. Read More
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 9:30am - 1:00pm
Sports and Society Program
Please join us on Friday, August 12 for an SOF Forum with Jonathan Vaughters in conversation with Tom Farrey, in collaboration with the Sports and Society Program. Read More
Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 8:00am to Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 12:00pm
Communications and Society Program
Key decision makers from the telecommunications and information industries, user and consumer groups, academics, non-profit leaders, and representatives from federal, state and local government address issues of communications regulation, competition and public policy. Expert participants from diverse disciplines and viewpoints exchange valuable insights and develop innovative recommendations to address the technological, competitive and social issues that are transforming the rapidly changing communications marketplace. Read More
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Education and Society Program
Please join us on Tuesday, August 16 for an SOF Forum: Breakthroughs in the Science of Learning with Carol Dweck and Laurence Steinberg. Read More
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Please join us on Wednesday, August 17th for an SOF Discussion Reception with Johann Hari on "What is Wrong with the War on Drugs?" Read More
Friday, August 19, 2016 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Please join us on Friday, August 19th for the SOF Summer Closing Reception. Read More

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