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MPI's 10th Anniversary celebration

Event
April 19, 2012

Knight Conference Center at the Newseum, Washington, DC

MPI's 10th Anniversary celebration

Speakers: 

Opening Remarks: Demetrios G. Papademetriou, President, MPI

Leadership in Public Policy Award Presentation

Introduction: Doris Meissner, Director of U.S. Immigration Policy Program, MPI

Video remarks: The Honorable Alan K. Simpson (R-WY), U.S. Senate (1979-97), sponsor of the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act

Discussion and award acceptance: The Honorable Romano L. “Ron” Mazzoli (D-KY), U.S. House of Representatives (1971-95), sponsor of the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act

Leadership in International Migration Policy Award Presentation

Introduction: Demetrios G. Papademetriou, President, MPI

Honoree: His Excellency Giuliano Amato, Prime Minister of Italy (1992-93, 2000-01), and Vice President of the Convention on the Future of Europe

Accepting on his behalf: Cristiano Maggipinto, Minister Plenipotentiary, Consular, Home and Justice Affairs, Embassy of Italy

Global Visionary Award Presentation

Introduction: Demetrios G. Papademetriou, President, MPI

Award acceptance: Aryeh Neier, President, Open Society Foundations (OSF)

Young Innovators Awards Presentation

Introduction: Kathleen Newland, Co-Founder, MPI

Honorees: Uyen Nguyen and James Huy Bao, Co-Founders, OneVietnam Network

Award acceptance: Uyen Nguyen

Remarks and Introduction of Chair, MPI Board of Trustees

Kathleen Newland, Co-Founder, MPI

Closing Remarks

The Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Chair, MPI Board of Trustees, and Bishop of Brooklyn, NY

The Migration Policy Institute celebrated its first decade as the authoritative, unimpeachable resource on immigration and immigrant integration analysis and policy design in the United States and internationally. This event also served as a way to build momentum for the next decade of MPI's work. Consider a contribution to sustain and grow the Institute's research activities and reach. Your tax-deductible contribution will support thoughtful, fact-based research and analysis of migration and refugee policies in the United States and internationally. It will also help MPI disseminate policy-relevant material and engage a broad audience.

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