Building Connections through Events
US-Ireland Alliance events are renowned for their glittering guest lists, relationship-building opportunities and the promotion of a modern relationship. The annual "Oscar Wilde: Honoring the Irish in Film" pre-Academy Awards event attracts a wide variety of Hollywood heavyweights and creative artists, including past attendees such as Van Morrison, Jim Sheridan, Neil Jordan, Kate Winslet, Tom Cruise, Jodie Foster, Julia Roberts to name a few. The US-Ireland Golf Challenge has attracted corporate leaders and other luminaries from the business world. The Alliance is also instrumental in promoting events focusing on Irish arts and culture. Each event allows leaders from the US and Ireland to meet and forge beneficial connections.
Santa Monica - 19 February, Oscar Wilde Awards at Bad Robot
Washington, DC - 12 March screening of documentary "Who is Dervla Murphy"
Belfast, Northern Ireland - February, 2015 class of Mitchell Scholars visit
Glenstal Abbey, Murroe, Ireland - May, 2015 class of Mitchell Scholars visit
Cork, Ireland - May, 2015 class of Mitchell Scholars year-end event
San Francisco, CA - July, Mitchell Scholars alumni gathering
Dublin, Ireland - 24 September, Mitchell Scholars reception at Google HQ
Dublin, Ireland - November, Mitchell Scholars Thanksgiving