Past Events

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 8:30am - 12:00pm

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 (GBC). The Conference will take place virtually on Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm EST.

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 8:30am - 12:30pm

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 (GBC). The Conference will take place virtually on Thursday, March 25, 2021 from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm EST.

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Join Citizen Diplomacy and the Pyramid Club Philadelphia during Skyview Connect, virtual networking night!

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Through a series a five lectures in French, Eric Simonis will uncover the fascinating history of  French gastronomy from the Middle Ages to the First Empire.

 DU MOYEN ÂGE À L’EMPIRE : CINQ ÉTAPES DE LA GASTRONOMIE FRANÇAISE

About Eric Simonis:

Monday, March 22, 2021 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday, March 20, 2021 - 8:00pm

To celebrate both St. Patrick’s day and our founder, Miss Pat’s birthday, The Trippley Foundation created a new virtual comedy fundraiser produced by the world-renowned comedy show, Chocolate Sundaes. Come and support the Trippley Foundation by participating in this virtual event unlike any other. Proceeds will directly benefit participants in both the Trippley Foundation's Camp Encouragement and Virtual Futbol Academy during 2021. Registration is free but remember, THIS IS A FUNDRAISER!

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 12:00am - Saturday, March 20, 2021 - 11:59pm
Due to the ongoing pandemic, Tourism, Hospitality, Events (T.H.E.) higher education institutions across the world are grappling with unprecedented disruption. This trying, but exciting time has caused the need for rapid, dramatic transformation in the T.H.E. higher education industry.
 
Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join genealogist Jane Neff Rollins to recap the events of the 1918 epidemic, how it affected your ancestors & what lessons we can use today!

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Join the kitchen of the Alliance Française de Philadelphia and learn how to make des choux with chef Sophie. Miam!

A list of ingredients will be sent in advance, for you to purchase.

À vos marques, prêts, pâtissez!

*This event will be held in French*

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

The marked decline in traffic and the considerable improvement in air quality that followed the lockdown periods proved that environmentally friendly means of transport and sustainable mobility are essential to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Moreover, the pandemic has convinced several municipal administrations to speed up ambitious projects in the field of sustainable mobility and has initiated a general reflection on the distribution of space between users in historical centers, including the 15-minute city policies.

Thursday, March 18, 2021 (All day)

The Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council is delighted to be partner and invite you to join the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia’s webinar on the past year of COVID-19 and recent updates in medical and scientific information.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm

On the third Wednesday of every month at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m., professional genealogists from the Greater Philadelphia Area Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) will be available to discuss your research. These one-on-one consultations are designed for beginner and experienced genealogists alike: schedule a sixty minute consultation to help get the answers you need, find your long lost ancestor, develop a research plan, or break through that brickwall research problem! Space is limited, so reserve your consult today!

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

presented by Adam Levine,
Historical Consultant for the Philadelphia Water Department

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

On March 16 at 5 pm, CCRA has partnered with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital for a Town Hall focusing on the risks and rewards of being one of the lucky recipients of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Our featured speaker is Sandra Brooks, M.D, Chief Medical Officer at Jefferson Hospitals.

Join the discussion if you have questions like:

Monday, March 15, 2021 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Monday, March 15, 2021 - 8:00am - Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 12:30pm

The Virtual Infrastructure Summits in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates offer U.S. companies opportunities to connect with key government officials, industry decision makers, and government agencies such as the U.S. Department of Commerce and EXIM Bank, through online sessions and optional virtual matchmaking.

The United Arab Emirates

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Join an in-depth conversation with Pennsylvania’s first female Senate Majority Leader. Senator Kim Ward represents the 39th Senatorial District in Westmorland County. Leader Ward will present the Senate’s legislative agenda for the spring, efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic, and the ongoing budget discussions among other pressing issues.

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Real estate projects that demonstrate high-quality design and engagement with the arts are being developed all around Philadelphia. As the region continues to recover from the pandemic, Philadelphia is doubling down on art and design to engage residents, attract tourists, and stimulate economic development.