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Design Thinking Workshop – USembassyMadrid JuntoSalimos Entrepreneurship Node

This hands-on workshop open to entrepreneurs led participants through the design thinking process. Together we explored how human-centered design can help develop innovative solutions for the complex challenges we face as business people, non-profit leaders, entrepreneurs, and global citizens. Through the recently launched initiative “Embassy and JuntoSalimos Entrepreneurship Node”, the Embassy will organize a series ...
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10th Global Classrooms Conference

A cornerstone of the Embassy’s mission to promote American English language training in Spain, Global Classrooms is a conference similar to the UN in which students participate-entirely in English-as delegates to various UN Committees. This year 73 public bilingual high schools –and 730 students, have participated at four preliminary conferences, although only 200 students from ...
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International Presentation of “I Love Vino”, the TV Documentary Produced by the U.S. Embassy in Madrid and Navarra TV

The U.S. Ambassador to the EU, Anthony Gardner, the PP member of Parliament Pablo Zalba, and the Director of Navarra TV, Roberto Cámara, have presented the documentary in the headquarters of the European Parliament. The documentary that reflects the similarities and differences between the sector in the two countries and the wine sector’s contributions to ...
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Gospel-Soul Concert to Celebrate African American History Month

To commemorate African American History Month the Embassy, in collaboration with “Casa de América,” arranged a gospel-soul concert on Monday, February 29. “Casa de América” Director General and Embassy Cultural Attaché welcomed the audience and introduced the band “Freedom.” The group performed songs of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States and explained their ...
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Embassy Participates in ARCOmadrid 2016

Ambassador Costos attended the February 25 inauguration of ARCOmadrid 2016, the largest art fair in Spain and one of the largest in Europe. The Ambassador, accompanied by CPD Emilia Puma and other PD representatives, visited with a number of the U.S. gallerists and artists who were exhibiting at ARCOmadrid, and greeted the King and Queen ...
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