Corcoran Gallery

Corcoran Gallery

The opening reception and dinner will be held at the iconic Corcoran Gallery of Art. Situated in the heart of Washington, D.C., it displays great artworks of past and present. Founded "for the purpose of encouraging American Genius," the Corcoran's extensive collection of 18th, 19th, and 20th century American art represents most significant American artists.

5:00–6:00 p.m.

Guests are invited to a private viewing of the Contemporary Gallery’s inaugural exhibition, which will present new work by American artist Spencer Finch.

6:00–7:00 p.m.

Opening Reception, Corcoran Gallery of Art


Welcome and Dinner

Paul L. Joskow
President, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

7:45 p.m.

Program Introduction

Ellen Galinsky
President and Co-Founder, Families and Work Institute

8:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion

J.T. (Ted) Childs, Jr
Retired Vice President, Global Workforce Diversity, IBM, Principal Ted Childs, LLC

Valerie B. Jarrett
Senior Advisor to President Obama and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls

Admiral Mike Mullen
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Claire Shipman
Senior National Correspondent, ABC Network News (Moderator)