Women's Foreign Policy Group Embassy Series Event
US Engagement with the Asia-Pacific

The Women's Foreign Policy Group invites LSE alumni in Washington, DC, to its upcoming event at the Embassy of Singapore.

WFPG is graciously extending its member pricing to LSE alumni. (Use the discount code "WFPG-ES17" at check-out.)

 A Conversation with
H.E. Ashok Kumar Mirpuri
Ambassador of Singapore to the United States


Moderated by
Nancy Ziuzin Schlegel
Vice President, International Government Affairs,
Lockheed Martin International

 

Thursday, September 14th, 2017, 6:00 to 8:00pm
Reception and Program

Embassy of the Republic of Singapore
3501 International Place, NW
Washington, DC

 

Space is limited. Advance registration is required.
Event proceeds support WFPG mentoring activities and programs.
Please note that this event will be held off the record.

WFPG Members - $50         Non-Members - $75

Click here to register

Use the discount code "WFPG-ES17" at check-out.

 

Checks should be made payable to: WFPG, 1615 M St, NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20036. Cancellations must be made 2 business days in advance or you will be held responsible for the fee. Please direct any questions to 202-429-2692 or  programs@wfpg.org.


About Ambassador Ashok Kumar Mirpuri

Ambassador Ashok Kumar Mirpuri took up his appointment as Singapore's Ambassador to the United States of America in July 2012. Prior to his current appointment, he served as Ambassador to Indonesia from 2006 to 2012, High Commissioner to Malaysia from 2002 to 2006 and High Commissioner to Australia from 2000 to 2002. A career diplomat, Ambassador Mirpuri joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1984. In 1994, he was appointed Director of MFA's Policy Planning & Analysis Directorate I (Southeast Asia). In 1997, Mirpuri was seconded to Shell International Ltd in the United Kingdom as Corporate Advisor (Asia Pacific). He was subsequently assigned to the Singapore Embassy in Jakarta in 1998 as Minister-Counsellor and Deputy Chief of Mission, having previously served in Jakarta as First Secretary (Political). Mirpuri graduated with an honors degree from the National University of Singapore. He received his MA at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies under a Raffles Scholarship. He attended the Programme for Executive Development at the Institute for Management Development, Switzerland, and the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.


This is a Women's Foreign Policy Group event.

 

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