Mar 12, 2024

Making History: Office Inauguration featuring David Allen, author of Every Citizen a Statesman

The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia is turning 75 in 2024 and moving into a new office at One Penn Center with a large event space. To commemorate the growth of our organization and our history within Philadelphia, we invite our community members to a reception and keynote program featuring historian David Allen, author of "Every Citizen a Statesman: The Dream of a Democratic Foreign Policy in the American Century."

Location:

One Penn Center

1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Suite 1660

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. Registration & Networking
  • 6:00 p.m. Program
  • 7:00 p.m. Book Signing & Reception
  • 8:00 p.m. Conclusion

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Mar 14, 2024

Artificial Intelligence, Elections, and the Future of Democracy

The National Liberty Museum and the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia present a panel on how AI might shift democratic norms and influence democratic procedures in our election year and in the realm of global politics.

Location:

National Liberty Museum

321 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. Doors open
  • 6:00 p.m. Program begins
  • 7:15 p.m. Networking reception begins
  • 8:00 p.m. Conclusion

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Become a Member

Join or renew your membership with the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, and get discounts to all programs and special invitations to exclusive members only events.

Mar 20, 2024

Andrew Zimmern of Bizarre Foods

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia to hear from Emmy-winning TV personality, chef, writer, teacher, and social justice advocate Andrew Zimmern about how food can expand perspectives, introduce people to new cultures, and shape an informed worldview. The event will include a keynote address and time for Q&A, where the audience will have the chance to dive deeper into the topics of their choosing. Before the program, there will be a reception including catered food and wine featuring global influences.

Location:

Suzanne Roberts Theatre

480 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19146

Schedule

  • 5:00 p.m. Registration opens & reception begins
  • 6:00 p.m. Program
  • 7:15 p.m. Conclusion

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Apr 24, 2024

75th Anniversary of World Affairs

Celebrating 75 years of exchanging ideas, sharing stories, and making global citizens.

Location:

ONE North Broad

One N. Broad St.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA 19107

Schedule

  • 6 p.m. Event Start
  • 7 p.m. Brief Remarks
  • 8 p.m. Event Conclusion

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