Past Events

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:30am - 12:00pm

Part of AACCGP’s Elevate Your Business series, learn how to finance exports and grow your business internationally at this symposium in collaboration with the African American Chamber of Commerce of PA, NJ, and DE, and the World Trade Center’s Philadelphia Branch.

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 7:30am - 10:30am

New Office Development, WeWork's IPO, & MORE

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  1. Outside of the Comcast building, Philly hasn’t had any ground up office in decades. What is behind this recent surge in new office development?

  2. Between Brandywine and Parkway, most of the new office is pushing west. What impact will it have on Center City and Philly’s office market?

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - Friday, March 27, 2020

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm

“Le Cercle Francophone d’Histoire” is a group that combines love of the French language and of history. Lectures are conducted exclusively in French.

According to an established calendar, a pre-selected theme is discussed during each presentation. Prior to the sessions, participants may do their own research in order to familiarize themselves with the period and theme. However, there is no need to be an expert in any of the historical subjects discussed.

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 7:45pm - Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 9:45pm

The Strawbridge Observatory at Haverford College houses 12-inch and 16-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain telescopes which are actively used by students in Haverford astronomy classes. The telescopes are also periodically made available for public use with teaching assistants and/or professors present to provide assistance and background information about what is being viewed.

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 3:30pm - 6:00pm

As part of Francophonie month, the Alliance Française offers children and their families a fun moment!

Come at the Alliance, where many games will be available for you. It’s a good opportunity to practice French while playing!

Monopoly, Cluedo, Bingo, and other games to play for all ages. 

It’s on Friday, March 20, after school from 3:30pm to 6pm, and it’s free!

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Join the Newsroom and talk about topical subjects. In a friendly atmosphere, we will discuss recent events happening around the world.

The participants will try to understand those events while reviewing the vocabulary of the news and politics in French.

This event will occur every other week.

The Newsroom is maintained...ONLINE!

Register on our website and we will send you a link before the event to join the meeting with the teacher and the other participants.

Members and Non-members: $10

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 12:00pm - Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 11:00am

We invite higher education professionals, nonprofit organizations, foundations and individuals to sponsor undergraduate students for a weekend delving into issues of intersectional feminism, civic engagement and social justice.

College students from across the country will engage with one another in small group discussions and with panels of leaders who are making a positive impact on the gender equality movement. Featured speakers and organizations include Rock the Vote, Vote Run Lead, ACLU, and UNLADYLIKE2020.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 5:45pm - 7:00pm

La Maison Gabrielle-Roy, the French Alliance of Manitoba and the Gabrielle-Roy Library in Québec show

The 3rd Dictation Gabrielle Roy organized on Thursday March 19, 2020, throughout the American continent (or from east to west, from north to south and from coast to coast…)

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

This event has been cancelled. Please visit the event website for more information.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) serves as the premier secure treatment center in the U.S. to guard against the threats of bioterrorism and infectious disease. The world-renowned hospital, based in Omaha, treats patients in its National Quarantine Unit designed for the fallout of SARS, Ebola and COVID-19. Chancellor Jeffrey Gold, M.D. will cover important topics including a view from the front-line battle with COVID-19, the urgent importance of “flattening the curve”, hazard modeling and healthcare policy implications.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 7:45am - 1:00pm

Discover new international opportunities for your company at the 17th Annual Global Business Conference: Thriving with Change – Adapting to Today’s International Business Landscape

The World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia and the Temple University Fox School of Business and its Center for International Business Education and Research proudly present the 17th Annual Global Business Conference.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This event has been cancelled. Please visit the event website for more details. 
 
Join us on Wednesday, March 18th, for a networking social at Shagun Palace in Bensalem with the Asian American Association of Business Owners and Professionals. The event will include legislative updates and an introduction to the Small Business Development Center.
  • Legislative update affecting businesses in Philadelphia
  • Update on doing business with Federal Government
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The National Constitution Center’s exhibit developers Elena Popchock and Sarah Winski will discuss the content and design plans for our upcoming exhibit about the 19th Amendment.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 11:30am - 1:15pm

Join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for a discussion with Brian Moynihan, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Bank of America, where he leads a team of over 200,000 employees.

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 3:00pm

Tempest Di Mare: Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra & Chamber Players

Music that is powerful and profound, yet accessible and joyful.

With every performance, Tempesta di Mare creates a sense of discovery. This stems from the ensemble's signature interpretive approach to baroque music as a dramatic, rhetorical craft—like oration and acting—an approach shared by the composers and performers when the music was new.

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
“Prominent Presbyterian Women” step into the spotlight at Old Pine Street Presbyterian Church in March, during Women’s History Month.
 
They’ll be the subject of a 2-part presentation 1 p.m., Sunday, March 15, at Old Pine Presbyterian Church, 412 Pine Street in Philadelphia’s Society Hill Section. The free program will be in the church’s Duffield Room.
 
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 5:00pm

Tempest Di Mare: Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra & Chamber Players

Music that is powerful and profound, yet accessible and joyful.

With every performance, Tempesta di Mare creates a sense of discovery. This stems from the ensemble's signature interpretive approach to baroque music as a dramatic, rhetorical craft—like oration and acting—an approach shared by the composers and performers when the music was new.

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 5:00pm - 9:45pm

CAIR-Philadelphia’s banquets have sold out for the last seven years and have, without a doubt, become the social event of the year for the tens of thousands who make up the diverse Muslim community of the Greater Delaware Valley.