The Conferences Team at AEI ensures that the 1200+ public and private events held at its headquarters are executed flawlessly. AEI staff and scholars turn to Conferences to maximize the quality of all aspects of the events, including event setup, audience attendance, audio visual, catering, registration, metrics and billing.
The Conferences intern will assist the team along each step of the event planning and execution process, with a hands-on approach to facilitate operations for the Conference Assistants and optimize efficiencies. The ideal candidate is organized, detail-oriented, enjoys structured approaches to project management and is IT savvy. He/she works well in a team environment but is independent with assigned tasks. Microsoft Office proficiency is a must, knowledge of Salesforce appreciated.
This is an unpaid internship. Interns receive complementary breakfast and lunch and a monthly transportation stipend.
To apply, please visit AEI's internship website, www.aei.org/internships, and submit a resume, cover letter, writing sample, and academic transcript.
The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is a public policy think tank dedicated to defending human dignity, expanding human potential, and building a freer and safer world. The work of its scholars and staff advances ideas rooted in a belief in democracy, free enterprise, American strength and global leadership, solidarity with those at the periphery of our society, and a pluralistic, entrepreneur...ial culture.
AEI is committed to making the intellectual, moral, and practical case for expanding freedom, increasing individual opportunity, and strengthening the free enterprise system in America and around the world. Its work explores ideas that further these goals, and AEI scholars take part in this pursuit with academic freedom. AEI operates independently of any political party and has no institutional positions. Its scholars’ conclusions are fueled by rigorous, data-driven research and broad-ranging evidence.