Past Events

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Join the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia and our partners from the World Bank, Enzo de Laurentiis, Chief Procurement Officer and Nancy Bikondo-Omosa, Senior Procurement Specialist for a virtual briefing on March 11, 2021.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

David Rothenberg will take time to discuss his exhibition, Landing Lights Park. Landing Lights Park comprises David Rothenberg's works from the eponymous, ongoing series of color photographs highlighting the intricate relationship between New York City’s LaGuardia Airport and its surrounding residential neighborhood in the borough of Queens. 

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

This upcoming webinar will highlight opportunities for Pennsylvania exporters in the disruptive technology space – with a special focus on robotics, automation, artificial intelligence, and data analytics. If you are a consultant, engineer, or supplier involved in this space, please join us.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Philadelphia's universities are big advocates for creating global citizens. Join us as Jake Marini updates us on how COVID-19 has affected Global Engagement for Drexel University and future plans for global education.

In partnership with the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Philadelphia's universities are big advocates for creating global citizens. Join us as Jake Marini updates us on how COVID-19 has affected Global Engagement for Drexel University and fure plans for global education.

In partnership with the Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia.

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

The archives of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania offer an intriguing look at the development of health and medicine in Pennsylvania. Among the most important of those records are the papers of Samuel Gibson Dixon, a prominent scientist, president of the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Science, and the state’s first commissioner of health. His papers, alone, cover forty years of medical history in Pennsylvania.

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Fred Maahs, Founder and President of FJM Solutions, global disability rights champion and Editor of Melange, Accessibility for All and Yuval Wagner, Founder and President of Access Israel.

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Celebrate the most prestigious award for professional women in Greater Philadelphia — the Paradigm Award. Please join us in recognizing the achievements of the 2021 honoree, Eileen C. McDonnell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Accessibility and inclusive design innovations are gaining wide appeal. As we reimagine what safe cities look like, join us to talk about the growing business of accessible travel with Yuval Wagner, Founder and President, Access Israel and Fred Maahs, Founder and President, FJM Solutions, global disability rights champion and Editor of Melange, Accessibility for All. We will discuss trends for expanding universal design in the U.S. and internationally. Grow your global network by joining the conversation!

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 9:30am - 10:30am

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to announce the upcoming Eurasian – American Innovation Technology Commercialization Roundtables. The Eurasian - American Innovation Technology Commercialization Roundtables will be held on March 4, 2021 and April 22, 2021 virtually over Zoom, and in September and November 2021 as hybrid events. The last roundtable in November will be a part of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2021.

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 8:00am - 10:00am

Our Members receive exclusive access to our premier networking event - Member Conversations. Member Conversations allows Members to meet each other in a relaxed atmosphere to share ideas, get inspired, and grow their social and professional network.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Join us on Wednesday, March 3rd at Solas 2021 as we celebrate the important work that YOU have helped make possible!

This year will be the first virtual Solas Awards and while it will be different from past events, we are excited to be able to welcome everyone to join us in experiencing The Welcoming Center. During Solas 2021, you will have the opportunity to virtually network with others in The Welcoming Center community, learn more about the impact your support has on immigrants in Philadelphia, and watch a live conversation with our 2021 Solas Award honoree, Dr. José Ramón Fernández-Peña hosted by our friend and former colleague, Amanda Bergson-Shilcock.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The COVID-19 crisis has quickly accelerated the demand for skilled workers, with the World Economic Forum predicting 54% of all employees requiring significant upskilling by 2022. Add on top of that the rise of automation and AI, a familiar threat for one-quarter of American workers whose jobs are at a high risk of automation by 2030. This changing job landscape is threatening for workers who have been dislocated from their jobs by the pandemic and those who have been disenfranchised by a system that has lacked support for Black and brown workers.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 7:00am - 8:00am

March 2nd

David S. Jones, M.D.: Rationalizing Epidemics: Meanings and Uses of American Indian Mortality

A doctor of psychiatry, David Jones teaches history, medical ethics, and social medicine at Harvard College and Harvard Medical School.

While teaching at MIT, Jones directed the Center for the Study of Diversity in Science, Technology, and Medicine from 2004 to 2008—organizing a series of conferences exploring issues of race, science, and technology.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 12:00am - Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 11:59pm

The Mid-Atlantic – Eurasia Business Council is proud to be partner and invite you to join Adam Smith Conferences’ life sciences event on March 2-3, 2021. This forum provides the opportunity to meet with leading pharmaceutical market players from the EAEU and CIS countries – regulators, international and local pharmaceutical producers, distributors and pharmacy chains – and to discuss the burning issues facing the sector today as well as future forecasts and opportunities.

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 3:59pm - Friday, March 5, 2021 - 3:59pm

The U.S. Commercial Service, a part of the International Trade Administration & U.S. Department of Commerce, invites you to virtually meet with international student recruiters, high school counselors/directors, international educational institutions, foreign corporations, educational specialists, and commercial diplomats in the Indo-Pacific.

Participating Countries: Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us for a virtual meeting with recently appointed Managing Director Tumar Alexander to discuss the City's efforts to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic and energize business recovery. Learn how Philadelphia’s business community can work with the City to help position the City towards meaningful recovery.

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 8:00am - Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 5:00pm

The OWHC is proud to renew for this 6th Edition the International Video Production Competition. This competition is intended for young people of two age groups: 14 and 17 years old and 18 and 21 years old. At the invitation of the cities that are part of the OWHC network and that have registered, the young people will be called upon to produce a video of a maximum duration of five minutes on a World Heritage City, and that will have to be published on the OWHC YouTube channel.