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
August 09, 2018
Honoring Corteva Agriscience, with the Atlas Award being accepted on behalf of the company by COO James C. Collins, Jr.
Location: The Bellevue Hotel, 200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Schedule: 6 p.m. Registration opens; 6:30 p.m. Atlas Award Program; 7:30 p.m. Dinner (for those ticket holders); 9:00 p.m. Conclusion
August 14, 2018
Featuring Tarana Burke, Founder of the ‘me too.’ Movement & Social Justice Activist
Location: Suzanne Roberts Theater, 480 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Schedule: 5:15 p.m. Registration opens; 5:30 - 6 p.m. Reception; 6 p.m. Lecture; 7:30 p.m. Conclusion of event
Sponsored by Wilmington Trust
September 20, 2018
Featuring Joshua Keating, foreign policy analyst, staff writer, and editor at Slate; previously editor at Foreign Policy.
Location: World Affairs Council of Philadelphia, One South Broad Street, Suite 2M, Philadelphia
Schedule: 5:30 p.m. Registration opens and reception; 6 p.m. Program; 7 p.m. Conclusion