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Andrej Kiska: Slovakia at the Core of European Integration

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Tue, Sep 30 2014 - 12:00pm

Andrej Kiska, President, Slovak Republic

The European Integration is an initiative to foster the internal support of all countries of the European Union. Slovakia joined the EU 10 years ago in what was dubbed as a "big bang enlargement” to Central and Eastern European countries. Considering on-going events in the Ukraine, this integration is seen as critical in fulfilling the concept of Europe as "whole and free.” Read more »

podcast

Pecha Kucha 20 x 20: Japan-Inspired Design (7/7/14)

Koji Tsutsui, Architect, Koji Tsutsui Architects
Greg Gomes, Woodworking and Veneer Expert, Artistic Veneers
E.B. Min, Partner, Min|Day Architects
Carin Adams, Associate Curator of Art and Material Culture and Co-curator of SuperAwesome: Art andGiant Robot, Oakland Museum of California,
Brandon K. Hill, Founder and CEO, btrax
Joachim Muller Lance, Font Designer; Principal and Owner, Kame Design Studio Read more »

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China Today, China Tomorrow

Fri, Oct 3 2014 - 12:00pm

Barbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Natural Resources Defense Council, China Program Director Read more »

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French Friday with Dorie Greenspan

Fri, Oct 31 2014 - 12:00pm

Dorie Greenspan, Author, Baking Chez Moi: Recipes from My Paris Home to Your Home Anywhere and Around My French Table; James Beard Award Winner
In Conversation with Joel Riddell, Executive Producer and Host, “Dining Around,” KKSF Talk 910 Read more »

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Vietnam, the U.S. and China Today: Insights from the Consul General

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Wed, Sep 3 2014 - 6:00pm

Nguyen Ba Hung, Consul General of Vietnam in San Francisco Read more »

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When Gay Isn’t Global: How Organizations Remain LBGT-friendly Where a Nation Isn’t

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Tue, Aug 5 2014 - 6:00pm

DJ Peterson, President, Longview Capital Advisors; Twitter @dj_longview
Additional panelists TBA Read more »

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Human Trafficking of Foreign-Born Individuals into the Bay Area: Stories of Hope and Survival

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Mon, Sep 29 2014 - 6:00pm

Jadma Noronha, Human Trafficking Program Manager, SAGE Project
Ellyn Bell, Executive Director, SAGE Project Read more »

Past event

Just Added: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen

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Wed, Jul 9 2014 - 12:00pm

Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Secretary General, NATO; Former Primer Minister, Denmark Read more »

podcast

Deborah Rodriguez: From Afghanistan to Mexico (6/20/14)

Deborah Rodriguez, Author, Kabul Beauty School and Margarita Wednesdays: Making a New Life by the Mexican Sea
Marcela Davison Aviles, President and CEO/Executive Producer, ¡VivaFest! - Moderator

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