Speakers & Programs
Coming to the Council...
Ishmael Beah has been postponed due to weather; please check back for a new date. Register now for our conference on 21st Century Technology featuring astronaut Buzz Aldrin, best-selling author Gregory Stock, many others. Learn about Cuba after the thaw in relations. Join us for an event with Arianna Huffington. View the latest in Council news.
Students & Teachers
Global Education for the 21st Century
Reaching more than 2,100 students from public, private, parochial and charter schools across the Greater Philadelphia region each year, the World Affairs Council’s educational legacy has helped to build a growing corps of leaders possessing the critical knowledge, skills and sensibilities necessary to assume the responsibilities of global citizenship.
Travel the World
View Our Upcoming Trips
Early booking discounts for small-ship cruises: the Baltic Sea, Burgundy & Provence or, just announced, Montréal to Maine with Dan Rather, former CBS News Anchor. Celebrate democracy Inside Tunisia. Other small-group tours visit Iran or Norway. Explore Oxford and the Cotswolds & Downton Abbey. Additional Cuba dates added. View all 2015 tours!
Thanks for Your Support
- February 03, 2015
21st Century Technology: New Beginning or Terrible End?
- February 12, 2015
French Canadian Maritimes & The North Atlantic Cruise
- February 17, 2015
Cuba: After the Thaw