About the Event

The Council will host a discussion about U.S.-Canada relations featuring remarks from Mr. Tom Clark, Consul General of Canada in New York. The conversation will be facilitated by Lauren Swartz, President & CEO of the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia. Time for Q&A will provide audience members with the chance to dive deeper into the topics of their choosing, including his insight into these pivotal moments in history, Canada’s role in the world, and the close diplomatic relationship between the United States and Canada.


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About the Diplochat Series

For nearly three-quarters of a century, the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia has provided its members, supporters, and the Greater Philadelphia community with access to domestic and foreign policymakers, global leaders, and influential thinkers.

The Satell Family Foundation “Diplochat” series provides meeting attendees with the opportunity to have an in-depth conversation with diplomats from around the world. Audience members can ask questions and engage with those appointed by their governments to represent their country, skillfully negotiate, and use soft power to maintain political, economic, and social relations on the global stage.


If you are a Supporting, Leadership Circle, or Corporate Member of the Council and would like to register other guests of your company, please contact Margaret Hasani at mhasani@wacphila.org to register.

Did you know?

The World Affairs Council of Philadelphia is traveling to Canada in 2023! You can learn more about this tour opportunity to the Great Lakes region by clicking here.