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Join MIC today at the $75+ level and receive one free ticket to MIC's luncheon with the Ambassador of Ireland on May 28. This offer applies to new members only. To receive this special, call 612.625.1662 (not available online)

error Global Conversations: Privacy in the Digital Age
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Wednesday, April 8; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Speaker: William McGeveran, Associate Professor at the University of Minnesota Law School
Where: Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Cost: Free but advance registration requested

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Thursday, May 7; 5:30 7:30 P
Reception with 20 emerging leaders from Afghanistan, Jamaica, Kenya, Korea, Laos, Mexico, Nepal, Poland, Russia, and Uganda, and other countries.
Where: Terrace Room, University Club, 420 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
Cost: Free for MIC members and their guests.
Advance registration REQUIRED

error Global Conversations: The Success of Germany and Japan
after World War II
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Wednesday, May 13; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Speaker: Tom Hanson, MIC’s resident foreign policy expert and former U.S. Foreign Service Officer
Where: Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Cost: Free but advance registration requested

error The Relationship between the U.S. and Contemporary Ireland
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Thursday, May 28;
11:30 A - 1:30 P
Luncheon with Anne Anderson, Ambassador of Ireland
Where:  Windows on Minnesota, IDS Center, 80 S 8th Street, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC members $45; Nonmembers $60; Corporate tables available $450
Advance registration REQUIRED

April 28:  The EU, U.S., and Minnesota: What Does the Future Hold?  Program Under Construction!  Date may change, watch for details as they become available.

May 20/21 Germany and the U.S. Today - Friends and Allies with His Excellency Peter Wittig, Ambassador of Germany  Waiting for confirmation!  Watch for details as they become available.

Cosponsored Events

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Tuesday, April 7; 4:30 - 6:30 P

Speakers: A development expert from CARE, U.S. Representatives Keith Ellison (D-Minneapolis) and Betty McCollum (D - St. Paul - invited), former U.S. Senator Dave Durenberger (R), CARE USA Senior Director of Global Policy Initiatives Sarah Lynch, and Daniel Wordsworth from the American Refugee Committee will offer their observations about Foreign Assistance from their personal experiences and the current political environment.
Where: Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, 301 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis
Cost: FREE but advance registration requested

error Luncheon with the Governor of the Bank of Japan
Sunday, April 19; 11:30 A – 1:30 P
Speaker: The Honorable Haruhiko Kuroda
Sponsor: The Economic Club of Minnesota
Where: Wayzata Country Club, 200 Wayzata Boulevard West, Wayzata
Special price for MIC members: $60
Advance registration REQUIRED

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Why, Where and How

Wednesday, April 22; 8:30 A - 5:00 P
Where: Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
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