November 05, 2016 at San Francisco Marriott Union Square in San Francisco.
Gala awards reception and dinner begins at 6:00 PM. The evening will celebrate 2016 EANC awards recipients for their service and excellence. For the first time, we will also honor the contributions of an American to the Estonian cause with the new “Estophile” award. Keynote speaker will be Hon. Marina Kaljurand, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Estonia. Musical guest Laura Põldvere, who represented Estonia in Eurovision 2005 as part of the group SunTribe and took part in Eestilaul 2007, will perform for us. Comedian Andy Valvur, who brings his Estonian-American roots and his experiences living in Japan and Germany to his material, will emcee.
The full-day program on Saturday Nov. 5 begins at 8:30 AM and includes a free panel series on topics such as transatlantic security, U.S.-Estonia relations, engaging with Estonian American history, and EANC’s strategic future. Plenary session speaker will be Hon. James D. Melville, U.S.Ambassador to Estonia. Enterprise Estonia Silicon Valley will host a free luncheon with local Estonian entrepreneurs and investors - reservations are required.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Go to www.estosite.org for more details. Contact: Mai-Liis Bartling (firstname.lastname@example.org).