The 70th Anniversary of the Marshall Plan
Events in Washington, D.C.
Celebration at The Marshall House, Leesburg, Virginia
Monday, June 5, 2017: 9.30 am – 5 pm
Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Dr. Madeleine K. Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State
Closing Keynote Speaker: Dr. Heinz Fischer, former President of Austria
Commemoration at the United States Capitol
Tuesday, June 6, 2017: 9.30 am – 10.15 am
Honorary Co-Hosts: U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) & U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH)
Featured U.S. Speaker: Dr. Madeleine K. Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State
Featured European Speaker: Dr. Heinz Fischer, former President of Austria
Panel Discussion The Marshall Plan and Its Meaning for Today's World at the Library of Congress
Tuesday, June 6, 2017: 10.30 am - 12.00 pm
With Ambassador Wolfgang Petritsch, President, Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation, and Guenter Bischof, Austrian Marshall Plan Professor of History and Director of the Center Austria, University of New Orleans, and author of The Marshall Plan since 1947: Saving Europe, Rebuilding Austria, et al. Moderated by Daniel Hamilton, Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Professor, Director of the Center for Transatlantic Relations, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University.
Below Professor Bischof speaks at the event in Leesburg and on the panel discussion on Capitol Hill: