Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 8:00am to Friday, November 14, 2014 - 12:00am
New York

Annual Fall Board Meeting of the Aspen Institute Board of Trustees.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspen
This four-week series is designed as a forum for community members to gain insight into specific issues facing our society today, as well as research viable solutions to these issues. 
The topics to be covered are Surveillance; Alternative College Funding; Electoral Redistricting; and Designer Babies. The pace of technological innovation presents opportunities for advancement across a broad spectrum but, at the same time, presents issues that defy ready solutions. What new ideas and innovations could steer our society in a new direction, for better or for worse? Read More
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - Wednesday, November 12, 2014
New Delhi Energy and Environment Program

The Aspen Institute Energy and Environment Program in partnership with Ananta Aspen Centre (formerly Aspen Institute India), have convened high-ranking civil society individuals from India and the United States in a "Track II" Dialogue.

Monday, November 10, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
New York
*This event is by invitation only. Aspen Leadership Series: Conversations with Great Leaders in memory of Preston Robert Tisch presents Jeffrey Rosen discussing "The State of the U.S. Constitution in the 21st Century" with Jan Crawford. Read More
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 10:00am to Friday, November 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
Prague
The two-day event will examine the concept of creative placemaking, a process in which public and private sector along with community activists and experts use culture and the arts to economically revive localities, cities and regions. Read More
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspen
This four-week series is designed as a forum for community members to gain insight into specific issues facing our society today, as well as research viable solutions to these issues. 
The topics to be covered are Surveillance; Alternative College Funding; Electoral Redistricting; and Designer Babies. The pace of technological innovation presents opportunities for advancement across a broad spectrum but, at the same time, presents issues that defy ready solutions. What new ideas and innovations could steer our society in a new direction, for better or for worse? Read More
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 1:00pm to Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
Bentonville

*This event is by invitation only.

Aspen Across America's 24 hour excursion to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. This trip includes private tours and discussions with Curator Chad Alligood; Director of Education and Exhibitions, Niki Stewart; and Director of Grounds Scott Eccleston. In addition to museum tours, the group also tours the private home of prolific ‘folk art’ collectors to experience their collection and discuss the art of collecting. The excursion culminates with a dinner discussion on art and museums in American society led by Crystal Bridge Founder, Alice Walton.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Kigali Energy and Environment Program

The goal of this Track II dialogue series is to collaboratively move African and Chinese leaders in government, civil society, and private industry away from a theoretical understanding of conservation principles toward active promotion of established operational measurements, to ensure environmentally sustainable foreign investment and ecosystem conservation in Africa, starting with the need t

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
San Francisco

Featuring Secretary Madeleine Albright and Emile Cubeisy, Managing Partner, Silicon Badia, moderated by Chris Schroeder, Author of Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Aspen
Join us this fall for a new program at the Aspen Institute! The pace of technological innovation presents opportunities for advancement across a broad spectrum but, at the same time, presents issues that defy ready solution. This four-week series is designed as a forum for community members to gain insight into specific issues facing our society today, as well as researched, viable solutions to these issues. Read More
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - Thursday, October 30, 2014
Washington
A mix of programming on multiple stages, preview sessions, and custom events will cover topics ranging from energy and technology to health care and urban renewal. Read More
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:30pm
Madrid

Second Aspen España Executive Seminar Alumni Reunion with Todd Breyfogle, Director of Seminars, The Aspen Institute.

Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:00am to Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 12:00pm
Global Alliances Program

The Aspen Institute, in collaboration with the Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships, the International Trade Center, DTBi, and COSTECH, will organize a Partnership Opportunity Delegation (POD) to Tanzania to participate in a Boomcamp and explore investment and trade opportunities with Tanzanian firms and startups.

Monday, October 27, 2014 - Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Aspen Forum for Community Solutions
The Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund (OYIF) convening brings together communities across the grantee portfolio. Teams of 5-8 members from the local collaboratives are convening at the Aspen Meadows Report in Aspen, Colorado to learn more about the OYIF five-part framework and explore strategies for deepening education and employment pathways for Opportunity Youth - defined as young people between 16-24 who are disconnected from school and work. The purpose of the convening is to build a peer network and learning community among the OYIF communities and partners. Read More
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - Friday, October 31, 2014
Wye River

For almost 60 years, this premier roundtable has challenged leaders in every field to think more critically and deeply. The seminar is a unique opportunity to step away from the demands of the present and reflect with other leaders in moderated, text-based Socratic dialogue on the concept of a good and just society: What is it? How does it become a reality? What is our role in making it happen? The settings in Aspen, Colorado, and on Maryland's Eastern Shore are ideal for rejuvenation the mind, body, and spirit of participants who emerge personally renewed and professionally refocused.

To learn more about The Aspen Seminar visit http://www.aspeninstitute.org/seminars/-aspen-seminar.

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Washington Economic Opportunities Program
How investing in front-line workers can create better workplaces and stronger results for shareholders and customers. Read More
Friday, October 24, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014
Queenstown
Does the widespread availability of personal data justify the government’s need for covert surveillance or does it make secrecy obsolete and unnecessary? Recent disclosures by Snowden, Manning, and WikiLeaks have redefined the debate about the proper balance between privacy and transparency. In this seminar, we will have a wide ranging discussion about where to draw the line. Read More
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 8:00pm to Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 4:00pm
Ronda (Málaga)

Aspen España and The Aspen Institute U.S. are organizing the fourth annual Aspen España Executive Seminar: “Transatlantic Values at a Crossroads: Contemporary Leadership Challenges”. Moderated by Todd Breyfogle, Director of Seminars at The Aspen Institute.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
Washington
Join the Socrates Program for a special evening reception and launch of the first AspenX online learning series at the Aspen Institute on Privacy, the Constitution, and Civil Liberties.This event will feature a conversation with The Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court Justice of the United States, and Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO of the National Constitution Center. Read More
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Queenstown
Josh Kraushaar, political editor for National Journal, will discuss predictions and ramifications for the 2014 elections. Read More

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