2022 Introductory Session & Alumni Reunion Session Overview

The 2022 Introductory Session and Seminar XXI Alumni Reunion will be held Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at the National Press Club. This year’s session will feature guest speaker Dr. Stephen Walt, the Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School.

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IMPORTANT: In accordance with MIT guidelines, all attendees for this event MUST provide proof of vaccination for COVID-19. Alumni will be prompted to upload a photo of your vaccination card when you register.


  • There is a nominal NON-REFUNDABLE fee of $35.00 for the dinner for Alumni participants.
  • This event is for Seminar XXI fellows and alumni only. We DO NOT accommodate spouses.
  • There will be a cash bar for the cocktail hour.

Dress Code:
Business attire (coat and tie) and equivalent for women
Military: Formal uniform or business attire (Summer white uniforms are acceptable)

Evening Schedule:
5:00 - 6:30 PM: Cocktail Hour
6:30 - 7:40 PM: Introduction & Keynote Speaker
7:40 - 9:00 PM: Dinner and Q&A

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