Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Holocaust Haven in the Philippines

The US-Philippines Society and SAIS-Southeast Asia Studies Roundtable with Prof. Sharon Delmendo, Professor at St. John Fisher College, on the inspiring, yet little-known, story of the Jewish rescue under the leadership of President Manuel L. Quezon. Source: Holocaust Haven in the Philippines

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

The Philippine Madrigal Singers: Celebrating 50 years of world-class choral singing

The US-Philippines Society and the Embassy of the Philippines in Washington, D.C. celebrates the world-class talent of the Philippine Madrigal Singers at the Crypt Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Source: The Philippine Madrigal Singers performs in DC on May 11, Saturday |

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

A Panel Discussion on Stanley Karnow’s Southeast Asia

The US-Philippines Society and SAIS presents an informal retrospective on the work and times of the late Stanley Karnow. A distinguished panel addresses questions on how journalists covered and influenced events in vietnam and the Philippines in the second half of the 20th century… A panel discussion on Stanley Karnow’s …

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Monetary and Policy Growth in the Philippines

US-Philippines Society and SAIS-Southeast Asia Studies Roundtable features Philippine Central Bank Governor Amando M. Tetangco, Jr. Gov. Tetangco talks about how sound monetary policy of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines) pushed the Philippine economy into the spotlight … Source: Philippines Roundtable | Featuring Central Bank …

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Investing in the Philippines: A CEO’s Story of the Incredible Transformation of Clark and Succesful Business Operations in the Philippines

Mr. Dennis Wright, Society Board Member and President and CEO of Peregrine Development International, talks about the incredible transformation of a devastated U.S. Air Force Base into a vibrant commercial hub, the benefits and nuances of operating in the Philippines and explains what is fueling the surge in the country’s …

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Past EventsStrategic and Political

Infrastructure, Public Works and Highway Planning: New Approaches in the Aquino Administration

Philippine Secretary of Public Works and Highways Rogelio L. Singson talks about the administration’s new approaches on infrastructure development in the country. Roundtable series presented by SAIS and US Philippines Society on Philippine affairs Source: Southeast Asia Studies & the SAIS Philippines Roundtable

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Community and Sectoral OutreachPast EventsPrograms

Dialogue on Judicial Reform in the Philippines

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno talks about judicial reform in the Philippines

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Bayanihan in Philippines

US-Philippines Society with the US-Philippine Embassy presents the Bayanihan Dance Troupe at the Kennedy Center and Jazz at the Lincoln Center

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Conference on “Philippines in the Aquino Generation: Politics, Growth and Security”

The conference features Filipino scholars, prominent Filipino and American participants. This special event is open to the Washington policy community, the SAIS community, and scholars, experts, and students from other academic institutions and research centers, diplomatic missions, business and non-governmental organizations. Source: Philippines in the Aquino Generation : Governance, Growth, …

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