Event Details

16 Sep. 19

Capturing the Qatar-America Partnership: FOCI Launch Reception

Join the Qatar-America Institute (QAI) for the launch event of its first FOCI Photography Competition at the Explorers Club in New York. The FOCI Photography Competition will promote the U.S.-Qatar relationship by expanding the cultural understanding of each respective nation through the lens of creative photography.

QAI will also tell the story of Qatar’s cultural heritage with a gallery of cultural landmarks, as well as a “virtual reality” experience of Qatar’s anticipated World Cup stadiums.

Guests will have the opportunity to network with local photographers, culture influencers, and travel enthusiasts, as well as hear remarks from Qatar’s Consul-General, Hon. Mr. Nasser Ibrahim Allenqawi, who will speak on Qatar’s continuing cultural partnership with the United States.



When: 6:00-8:00 pm, Monday, September 16th
Where: Explorers Club, 46 E 70th Street, New York, NY 10021

Cost: Free to attend. Complimentary food and beverages for attendees.



In order to attend, invitation is required

contact events@qataramerica.org for more information





Special thanks to Qatar Airways for their participation in this event and continued support, and to the Explorers Club for always being a gracious host.

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