Special State Department Briefing on US-India Education Collaboration
Friday, March 22, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs,
Robert O. Blake
Trish Tierney, Executive Director of IIE San Francisco
invite you to participate in a policy briefing and discussion on
US-India Education Collaboration
Friday, March 22, 2013
Kindly R.S.V.P. by March 19, 2013. Contact Mary Karam McKey with questions at
(415) 352-6520 ext. 215; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Assistant Secretary Blake will speak about the increasingly important role that education collaboration plays in the US-India relationship and will talk about some new initiatives including Obama-Singh, community college engagement and Passport to India. A discussion following his talk will address constraints to deepening US-India education collaboration, strategies for expanding the numbers of U.S. students in India and potential new areas for future cooperation such as through massive open on-line courses (MOOCs).