W&M International - Public Diplomacy: Countering the Threat of Disinformation

Time: Friday, March 2 | 5:30 PM
Location: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace | 1779 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036

Jack Edgar '15, University Advancement

The Reves Center for International Studies and the Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations (ITPIR) invite you to a conversation with special guests:

  • Jane Carpenter-Rock ’92, Deputy Director, Office of Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Bureau of African Affairs, U.S. Department of State
  • Nini Forino M.Ed. ’95, Ed.S. '95, Director, Office of Press and Public Diplomacy, Bureau of South and Central Asia Affairs, U.S. Department of State

The conversation will be moderated by LTC Greg Tomlin '01, author of Murrow’s Cold War: Public Diplomacy for the Kennedy Administration. Discussion will center around the state of US public diplomacy and international affairs in the modern age of disinformation, social media, and the 24hr news cycle.

5:30PM Welcome reception
6:00PM A Conversation with Jane Carpenter-Rock '92 & Nini Forino M.Ed. '95, Ed.S. '95
7:00PM Cocktails & hors d'oeuvres

Kindly RSVP by February 28, 2018.