Oct 06, 2022

Cryptocurrencies and the World: A Look at Global Regulation, Security, and Sustainability

Crypto is everywhere, and the blockchain is changing the world. Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a discussion with a panel of experts, moderated by Sahel Ahyaie Assar, about cryptocurrency and its impact on the global economy.

Location:

Racquet Club of Philadelphia

215 S. 16th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Schedule

  • 11:30 a.m. ET Registration opens, buffet lunch
  • 12:00 p.m. ET Program begins
  • 1:15 p.m. ET Conclusion

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Oct 13, 2022

World Affairs Table: Mexico

In-person Event

The World Affairs Table series features discussions on topics pertaining to bilateral relationships between the U.S. and other countries. Each discussion is followed by a culinary tasting event with cuisine and drinks from the country of focus. The World Affairs Table allows audience members to both engage in substantive foreign policy discussions and experience culture and cuisine, all in the span of one evening.

Location:

World Affairs Council & The BOND Collective

1617 JFK Blvd., Ste. 1055

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. ET Registration Opens
  • 6:00 p.m. ET Program
  • 7:00 p.m. ET Culinary Tasting & Reception
  • 8:30 p.m. ET 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.

Oct 24, 2022

Diplochat: A Conversation with Mr. Ping Huang, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in New York

The Council’s “Diplochat” series provides attendees the opportunity to have an in-depth, off-the-record conversation with diplomats from around the world. The conversation will be facilitated by the Council’s President & CEO, Lauren Swartz.

Location:

World Affairs Council, One Penn Center

1617 JFK Blvd., Ste. 1055

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. ET Registration Opens
  • 6:00 p.m. ET Program
  • 7:00 p.m. ET Conclusion

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Oct 26, 2022

This Country: A Conversation with Chris Matthews

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a conversation with New York Times bestselling author and long-time host of MSNBC’s Hardball, Chris Matthews, about his memoir of politics and history.

Location:

Levitt Auditorium, University of the Arts

401 South Broad St., (Pine. St. Entrance)

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. ET Registration opens
  • 6:00 p.m. ET Program begins
  • 7:00 p.m. ET Book Signing
  • 7:30 p.m. ET Conclusion

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Nov 10, 2022

What Just Happened? Midterms 2022

Hold the Date

With the U.S. midterm elections taking place on November 8, the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia and KYW NewsRadio are teaming up to give you a breakdown of what just happened? Join us to listen to experts discuss the issues, outcomes, and make their own assessments of what it all means for 2024 and beyond.

Location:

KYW Newsradio Studios at Audacy Headquarters

2400 Market St., 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. ET Registration Opens
  • 6:00 p.m. ET Program
  • 7:00 p.m. ET Networking Reception
  • 8:30 p.m. ET Conclusion

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Dec 13, 2022

World Affairs Salon

Hold the Date

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for its end-of-year World Affairs Salon, a joyous celebration of our many incredible partners and impactful programs.

Location:

World Café Live

3025 Walnut St.

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Schedule

  • 5:30 p.m. ET Registration Opens & Reception
  • 6:30 p.m. ET Program
  • 8:30 p.m. ET Conclusion

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