Pew and our partners frequently host events to inform media and interested parties about our work. Upcoming events, with their locations, are listed on the Events Calendar; you can also view events by topic or location.

These events include press briefings, panel discussions or teleconferences, and are generally only open to journalists and the policy community. When a text transcript is available, it will be posted on this site.

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Date Event Location
  • April 3, 2008
  • (Thursday)
Assessing the State of Democracy in America - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

The Forum for the Study of Democracy and Autocracy is hosting a free symposium of academics, American political reformers, and democracy promotion practitioners.

  • Washington, DC
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
    1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW
    Washington, DC
  • April 4, 2008
  • (Friday)
Technology and Democracy Converge as U.S. Voting Outreach Goes Global - Overseas Vote Foundation

Overseas Vote Foundation Hosts Annual Summit in Munich

  • Munich, Germany
  • Literaturhaus
    Salvatorplatz 1
    Munich, Germany
  • April 10, 2008
  • (Thursday)
Panel to Urge Bush Administration to Enhance Its Ocean Legacy - Pew Environment Group

National Marine Fisheries Service Poised to Issue Proposals that Could Set Historic Rules for Managing Wild Fish Populations 

  • Washington, DC
  • Chef Geoff's Restaurant
    1301 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC
  • April 10, 2008
  • (Thursday)
National Fly-in Day to Champion the Needs of Kids in Foster Care - Kids Are Waiting

Representatives to show their support for federal legislation that would help children in foster care leave the system and kinship caregivers access resources.

  • Washington, DC
  • Rayburn House Office Building
    Room B-354
    Washington, DC
  • April 12, 2008
  • (Saturday)
Public Celebration Marks Opening of the Library of Congress Experience - The Library of Congress

On Saturday, April 12, the Library of Congress debuts an immersive, new "Library of Congress Experience," offering visitors unique historical and cultural treasures brought to life through cutting-edge interactive technology and a companion Web site.

  • Washington, DC
  • The Library of Congress
    Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. SE
    Washington, DC
  • April 17, 2008
  • (Thursday)
How Much Does the Federal Government Spend to Promote Economic Mobility - and for Whom? - The Economic Mobility Project

The Economic Mobility Project, an initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts, will hold a panel discussion about how much the federal government spends on promoting economic mobility.

  • Washington, DC
  • The Pew Charitable Trusts
    1025 F Street NW, Suite 900
    Washington, DC
  • April 23, 2008
  • (Wednesday)
When the Going Gets Tough, Tough Governors Fight for Pre-K - Pre-K Now

Telephone press conference to release "Leadership Matters: Governors' Pre-K Proposals FY09" – an annual state-by-state comparison of gubernatorial leadership on pre-k.

  • Washington, DC
  • Telephone Conference
    1025 F Street, NW
    Washington, DC
  • April 24, 2008
  • (Thursday)
Improved Governance Needed to Realize Nanotech’s Benefits - Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies

Nanotech Expert Will Highlight Hurdles to Government Oversight & Gaining Public Trust

  • Washington, DC
  • Russell Senate Office Building
    Room 253
    Washington, DC
  • April 28, 2008
  • (Monday)
Economic Mobility: Is the American Dream Still Alive? - Milken Institute

A conference panel on economic mobility.

  • Beverly Hills, California
  • Milken Institute Global Conference
    The Beverly Hilton
    9876 Wilshire Blvd.
    Beverly Hills, California
  • April 29, 2008
  • (Tuesday)
Release of Final Report and Recommendations - Pew Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production

On Tuesday, April 29, 2008, the Pew Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production will present its findings in a comprehensive final report.

  • Washington, DC
  • Horizon Ballroom, Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
    1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
    Washington, DC