About the Event

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 will have the ability to 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.

The Council is hosting a discussion about the importance of U.S.-Australia relations, featuring remarks from the Consul-General of Australia in New York, The Honorable Nick Greiner. Consul-General Greiner will give his insights into the geopolitical future of the Indo-Pacific region and discuss what the trilateral security pact known as AUKUS (between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States) means for Europe, China, and the Indo-Pacific. He’ll also discuss the recent historic defense agreement between Japan and Australia. With time for audience Q&A, the audience will have to opportunity to dive deeper into these topics and others.

The conversation will be facilitated by Lauren Swartz, President & CEO of the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia.  

Please review the Council's COVID-19 Health and Safety Policies before registering. By registering for this event, you are agreeing to these policies.

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.

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