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Romanian National Day - December 1

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Awards Gala 2017

September 22 at the U.S. Institute of Peace, Washington, D.C.

The evening events included a fashion show with Romanian creations designed especially for the Gala. 

Gala Sponsors


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Iohannis Wash DC

Pr. & Mrs. Klaus Iohannis, Wash, DC

With Ex-Amb. Jim and Sheila Rosapepe

Rus Tech Review

Dr. Daniela Rus, MIT

Dr. Rus (2014 Alianța Awardee) is the subject of a cover story in MIT's Technology Review. (click photo for article)

Bejan & DD

Prof. Adrian Bejan - 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal

An Alianta Awardee, Prof. Bejan's prestigious new award was announced by the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. Interviews with him by Dan Dimancescu can be seen on-line (click photo for interviews) . / "Prior Franklin Institute laureates include Nikola Tesla, Thomas Edison, Rudolf Diesel, Pierre and Marie Curie, Orville Wright, Albert Einstein, Edwin Hubble, Frank Lloyd Wright, Edmund Bacon, Marshall Warren Nirenberg, Jacques Cousteau, Mildred Cohn, Stephen Hawking, Martin Rees, Paul Baran, Gordon Moore, Jane Goodall, Herb Kelleher, Elizabeth Blackburn, Bill Gates, Dean Kamen, Subra Suresh, and Michael Dell. To date, 117 Franklin Institute laureates also have been honored with Nobel Prizes."

Upcoming Events

  • Showing “HILL 789” and book launch

    12/12/2017 - 12/12/2017 National History Museum, Bucharest

    The documentary “HILL 789: The Last Stronghold” describes the WW-I experiences of Dimitri Dimancescu (father of Alianta Bd Member).

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Recent books by ALIANTA-related individuals

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