Our Events

 

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Thursday October 3rd- Saturday October 7th

IVLP Group Crisis Managment from Indonesia: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to discuss best practices for managing natural disasters and crises. 

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Friday October 6th- 7pm, at ECHO Lakeside Pavilion: Come and see prize-winning novelist Dr. Mohammed Hasan Alwan present his literature. More information here

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Monday October 9th Global Talk Local Taste 

RSVP Here:

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Tuesday October 10th- Friday October 13th

IVLP Group Education in the U.S from Tajikistan: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to understand higher education managment, higher education technologies, and education administration at the state and local levels. 

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Tuesday October 10th- Saturday October 14th

IVLP Group Entrepreneurship as the Engine of Prosperity: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations and business to investigate Burlington's unique entrepreneurial sector, and the role of public and private stakeholders in supporting new ventures.

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Tuesday October 10th- Saturday October 14th

IVLP Group Career Center Development and Job Creation for Youth from Algeria: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to discuss how to best prepare adolescents for careers, and the programs to support them.

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Sunday October 15th- Wednesday October 18th

IVLP Group ASEAN Emerging Technologies: International Visitors will be meeting with local and global tech companies to explore how to optimize software systems and practices associated with trade and economic growth. 

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Sunday October 15th- Tuesday October 17th

IVLP Group Women's Enterpreneurship from Tajikistan: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to discuss programs and practices to best support women in entrepreneurial and buisiness ventures. 

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Tuesday October 17th

FALL INTERNATIONAL TRIVIA NIGHT:  Come join us for our Fall International Trivia Night at WaterWorks starting at 7pm! Meet new people and test your International Trivia skills! Learn how to become more involved with the Vermont Council on World Affairs. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2yckAmh 

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Wednesday October 18th: The Coaltion of New England Companies for Trade CONECT's TFTEA Seminar.

Participants in this day-long seminar will hear featured speakers including Phil Scott, Arthur Bodick, Anne Jordanek, Amy Magnus, Bryan Bechard and more speak on the importance of Trade. RSVP and tickets found HERE 

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Sunday October 22nd at 4:30pm and Wendesday October 25th at 2:30pm. VTIFF showing of "The Good Postman" Tickets HERE

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Saturday October 21st- Wednesday October 25th

IVLP Group Young Leaders- Promoting Transparency and Accountability: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to investigate how to develop accountability practices and methods for promoting democratic transparency with governmnet bureaus and leadership positions. 

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Sunday October 29th- Wednesday November 1st

IVLP Group Promoting Next Generation of Women Leaders: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations and women leaders across the state and areas of expertise to discuss the ways in which to best support young women in their careers through support networks and education. 

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Sunday October 29th- Wednesday November 1st

IVLP Group Impact of Refugees and Migration on Domestic Policies: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to understand Vermont's approach to supporting refugees, and the pubic and private stakeholders that impact government policies. 

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Sunday October 29th- Wednesday November 1st

IVLP Group Anti-Corruption and Accountability in Government from Tunisia: International Visitors will be meeting with local organizations to investigate best practice to hold government leadership accountable and strenghten the public's power for promoting democratic change.