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Thursday, October 14, 2021
The Stamford (Formerly the Sheraton Stamford)
Ambassadors Roundtable Lunch: Taiwan in Focus

With Syaru Shirley Lin,
Compton Visiting Professor in
World Politics at the Miller Center, UVA


Registration Fees:
Premier Members: Complimentary
Basic Members $65.00
Member Guest $75.00
Public $75.00

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ferguson Main Library Auditorium
Forum Series – Public Libraries: Global Sustainability

With Dan Esty, Hillhouse Professor, Yale University


Registration Fees:
Members: Complimentary
Public: $25.00


Tuesday, December 7, 2021
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ferguson Main Library Auditorium
Forum Series – Public Libraries: Vaccine Innovation in Global Perspective

With Dr. Philip R. Dormitzer, MD, PhD
VP & Chief Scientific Officer, RNA and Viral Vaccines - Pfizer

Registration Fees:
Members: Complimentary
Public: $25.00


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