Speaker Events

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for timely and informative events featuring some of the world’s most influential leaders and experts. Gain firsthand insight into the most critical issues of the day while having the opportunity to meet and interact with the people who shape our world.


Upcoming Speaker Events

  • September 18, 2017


    2017 Atlas Award

    Honoring Helene Gayle, M.D., M.P.H., who is the CEO of McKinsey Social Initiative

    Location: The Hyatt at the Bellevue, 200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Schedule: 6 p.m. Registration opens; 6:30 p.m. Atlas Award and Young Friends Atlas Award Program; 7:30 p.m. Dinner (for those ticket holders); 9:00 p.m. Conclusion

    Special Sponsor: Coca-Cola