Past Events

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

In 2018, while working as an insurance software developer, Kevin Chemidlin launched the Philly Who? podcast telling the story of the doers, thinkers, and performers in Philadelphia. Now, he’s producing podcasts full time, and helping other podcasters to do the same. Join us for a special conversation on Instagram on Podcasting 101 with Kevin and learn more about his story, his podcast, and his recently-launched podcast accelerator program.

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am

China is playing an increasingly important role in Central Asia, from infrastructure to the military to traders to private security firms. How can we assess China's impact on Central Asia today? How is China perceived by Central Asian governments? What is the current status of the "One Belt, One Road" initiative in the region? In this event, Chris Miller, Director of FPRI's Eurasia Program, will moderate a conversation with two experts, Edward Lemon and Nargis Kassenova.

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 8:30am - 9:30am

Citizen Diplomacy International will be hosting Diplomacy and Dialogue: Conversation with Eduard Hechler, Director of International Affairs of Frankfurt, Germany.

Eduard Hechler has served as the director of International Affairs in Frankfurt since 2007. Mr. Hechler began his career with the City of Frankfurt am Main in 1976 with a variety of roles, including Head of Sister Cities Affairs and Deputy Head of Protocol.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 3:44pm

SAVE THE DATE – Virtual Event!

The 7th Annual FEEEDS-GALLUP Africa Forum With Event Partners, IDI & ACBC

“Update on Today's US-Africa Trade Relationship: AfCTA, US-Kenya Talks, AGOA & Role Small Business”

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us at 3 p.m. on July 22 on Zoom (sign up for link) for a special conversation with Celina McCabe, as we get all the secrets from a recruiter’s perspective on what job seekers should be doing when they apply to a job or internship opportunity. Celina has worked in talent placement for more than 20 years… so you know she has some good tips to share! She currently contributes her talents to Dorman Products, Inc., a major distributor of automotive parts and accessories.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Citizen Diplomacy International will be hosting Diplomacy and Dialogue: Conversation with Khawar Nasim, the acting Consul General of Canada in New York.

Khawar Nasim is the acting Consul General of Canada in New York. Mr. Nasim has been a career diplomat since 1993, when he joined the Canadian Department of External Affairs.

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Citizen Diplomacy International will be hosting Diplomacy and Dialogue: Conversation with Norman Vossschulte, Philadelphia Eagles Director of Guest Experience.

Norman Vossschulte was born in Berlin, Germany and spent 10 years living in Nigeria, Iraq and Spain before moving back to Germany to finish high school. He now serves as the director of Guest Experience and the Go Green spokesperson for the Philadelphia Eagles.

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am

The Consul of Mexico in Philadelphia, Carlos Obrador, welcomes you to join us for a discussion on the Mexico - U.S. strategic trade partnership and the new business opportunities that USMCA will bring to the region with a special focus on Pennsylvania, Delaware and Southern New Jersey.

Speaker: Luz Maria de la Mora, Undersecretary for Fooreign Trade

The webinar will be live streamed on Facebook at:

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 6:30pm - 7:00pm

L’Alliance Française de Philadelphie is planning a unique virtual celebration on July 14, 2020 at 6:30 p.m on Zoom.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

The United States - Mexico Chamber of Commerce, California, Inter-American & Northeast Chapters, invite you to join us for a videoconference to discuss the economic resilience of the maritime ports of the Americas.

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

CFA and the Africa Trade Desk cordially invite you to a webinar for professionals, government officials, and private sector leaders from the U.S. and Canadian Diasporas to share ideas and strategies on how to collaboratively harness our strengths and resources and contribute to the economic transformation of Africa.

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 9:00am - Friday, July 17, 2020 - 12:30pm

The 2020 Summer Global Leadership Seminar, entitled Election 2020: U.S. Foreign Policy and America's Role in the World is a week-long summer institute open to all rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors.  This year’s seminar will seek to advance students’ understanding of several critical global challenges facing the winner of the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

CAIR-Philadlephia Presents: A Conversation with Rashid Khalidi about his new book: The Hundred Years' War on Palestine

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia is hosting a

VIRTUAL SPEAKER SERIESBuilding Philadelphia: Architecture, History, & Politics

What Just Happened? Twenty Years of Transformation in Philadelphia

Tuesday, July 7th, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Saturday, July 4, 2020 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Join The National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society for our Sound of Liberty July 4th LiveStream Concert

Celebrate America's birthday with a spectacular tribute to our nation with a Tribute to the Patriotic & American Songbook in Concert on July 4th 2020 broadcast from the National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society 


Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council are delighted to invite you to a few events to recognize and celebrate the life and accomplishments of an often forgotten hero - Carl Lutz. His humanitarian action is considered the greatest civil rescue operation of Jews during the Holocaust. This time marks the 75th anniversary of Carl Lutz’s great feat to save over 50,000 lives from the Holocaust during his tenure as Vice-Consul at the Swiss Embassy in Budapest.

Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 10:00am - 11:00am

The Caribbean Community in Philadelphia is planning its Annual Caribbean Heritage Day to celebrate the National Caribbean American Heritage Month. This virtual event will feature congratulatory speeches, an art show, a cooking demo and more.