Special Evening to Celebrate the Ukrainian Emerging Leaders Program

Panel Discussion

Date and Time

November 28, 2017 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM



Open to the public.

RSVP required by 5PM November 24.


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall
616 Serra St. 
Stanford, CA 94305



Valeriy Chaly 

Ukrainian Ambassador to the United States

Lenna Koszarny 

Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Horizon Capital

Michael McFaul

Director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Former Ambassador to Russia (2012-2014)



Francis Fukuyama

Mosbacher Director of the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law



Sviatoslav Vakarchuk

Okean Elzy, CDDRL Visiting Scholar

Fima Chupakhin




Event Details

  • The evening will feature a panel discussion with experts in Ukrainian policy, a special benefit performance by Sviatoslav Vakarchuk and a reception.
  • The event will be held at Bechtel Conference Room in Encina Hall at Stanford University. More information on directions and parking is available below.
  • This is a ticketed event, only guests with tickets will be admitted. Please print out your tickets before the event and present them at the door. All persons, regardless of age, require a ticket. Please reserve your ticket via the Stanford Ticketing Office.
  • Doors will open at 3:30 pm. We ask that you please be seated by 3:50 pm. Any unclaimed seats at that time will be released to the stand-by line.


Traveling Highway 101 North & South: Take the Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. Cross over El Camino Real, at which point Embarcadero Road becomes Galvez Street, and you are on the Stanford University campus. Follow Galvez Street to its end, at Serra Street. Make a left onto Serra Street, and an immediate right into the small parking area in front of Encina Hall.
Traveling Highway 280 North & South: Exit Sand Hill Road east toward Stanford. Continue east, turning right at the traffic light on Santa Cruz Avenue. Make an immediate left onto Junipero Serra Boulevard. Turn left at the second stoplight, Campus Drive East. Continue around Campus Drive East and turn left when you reach Serra Street. Follow Serra Street until it ends at Galvez Street. Turn right onto Galvez, go two long blocks, cross Campus Drive to the public parking lot by the track. Upon walking out of the parking lot and turning to your left, you will walk two long blocks on Galvez before coming to a dead end at Serra. Encina Hall is a large stone building at 616 Serra Street.

Parking Information

Meters are generally enforced 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., unless otherwise posted. Permits are required and enforced Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. You are free to park in these areas after enforcement hours. Click here to access Campus Maps.
Parking Structure 7 offers underground parking at the Knight Management Center. You can pay for parking using the pay-by-space kiosks located in Structure 7. Simply enter the number for your parking space and pay with cash or card. You do not need to display your receipt in your vehicle. The receipt is not valid at any other location. Other nearby parking locations include:
  • Parking lot at Bonair Siding Rd. and Serra St. — coin-meter spaces, two-minute walk
  • Parking lot at Memorial Way and Galvez St. — pay-and-display machine, five-minute walk
  • Visitor Center parking lot at 295 Galvez St. — pay-and-display machine, ten-minute walk
  • Parking Structure 6 at Campus Dr. East and Wilbur Way — pay-and-display machine, ten-minute walk
More parking and permit information is available here. We honor any state's disabled person placards in nearly all marked parking spaces on campus. Please visit the Persons with Disabilities page for more information.



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