Past Events

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Join Global Interdependence Center (GIC) for our first-ever event in Chicago, IL this September. We are partnering with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to bring together top industry professionals to discuss an outlook on agriculture, manufacturing and tariffs. This day-long conference on September 12, 2018 will be held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Setting the stage to connect the globe through music. 

Mix and mingle with our region’s international business community and Pennsylvania’s 14 international trade representatives covering over 50 markets while enjoying a global concert and Philly style jam session featuring WTCGP members!

Bring your axe (instrument) or voice.

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 8:00am - Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 5:00pm

For the first time in its 70 year history, the world’s leading industrial trade show, Hannover Messe, will be produced outside of Germany.

In fall 2018, Hannover Messe USA will be produced in Chicago alongside IMTS. Don’t miss America’s leading trade show for industrial technology.

Contact Chester, Delaware & Montgomery Counties, Ron Drozd - Manager Export Services [email protected], (215) 586-4248

Bucks and Philadelphia Counties, Dale Foote - International Trade Specialist [email protected], (215) 586-4231

Monday, September 10, 2018 (All day)

Calling all middle school students (grades 6-8)! Join the Asian Arts Initiative's Youth Arts Workshop (YAW) Fall 2018 After School Program to participate in a fun variety of art projects, open studios, field trips, guest artist workshops and homework help. 

September 10, 2018 – June 8, 2019
Monday – Friday, 3:30 – 6 p.m.

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
In partnership with the Association for the Study of African American Life and History - Philadelphia Heritage
 
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Asian American lives are shaped by the concept of labor, whether working in factories overseas, as caretakers in the United States, or performing the emotional labor of smiling every time someone asks “Where are you from?”. The artists in Working Conditions utilize a variety of strategies—performance, video, painting, installation, sculpture, and mixed media—to illuminate the ways in which labor operates on a global and a personal level.

The opening reception will feature:

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

With their busy modern lives, people often seek a place of physical and emotional healing. In the exhibition Invitation to Paradise, Hee Sook Kim, with her eye for beauty, fills the canvas with motifs from Korean folk paintings and thus invites the viewers into a meditative healing space.

Opening Talk and Reception
Friday, Sept. 7, 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 11:00am - Friday, October 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

With their busy modern lives, people often seek a place of physical and emotional healing. In the exhibition Invitation to Paradise, Hee Sook Kim, with her eye for beauty, fills the canvas with motifs from Korean folk paintings and thus invites the viewers into a meditative healing space.

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:00pm - Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 9:00pm

 A brilliant woman fights to keep her place in a profession dominated by men. With Tom Stoppard's characteristic wit and verve, Russian espionage collides with particle physics in this mesmerizing journey through a wildly complex counterintelligence operation – and absolutely nothing is what it appears to be.        

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Justin Driver, constitutional law scholar and author of The Schoolhouse Gate: Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind, provides a provocative account of the role the U.S. Supreme Court has played in defining the rights of students in America’s public schools, from race and drugs to religion and free speech.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Chosen as one of New York's “Summer Stars of Jazz” and named “the Norah Jones of the Middle East” by Time Out New York, Jordanian virtuoso Farah Siraj balances a career that spans the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. Farah performs her original compositions, fusing influences of Middle Eastern music, flamenco, jazz, bossa nova, and pop, with lyrics in several languages, including Arabic, Spanish, and English.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - Friday, October 5, 2018

Sunday, September 2, 2018 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm

TAFSUS PICNIC
Sunday September 2, 2018

Time: Noon until Sunset

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:30am

For entrepreneurs interested in growing their business to the next level: learn about what Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania does for technology-focused startups and companies in the Greater Philadelphia region, and the capital, counsel and connections you can gain through Ben Franklin’s investments.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Performing together since 2000, the Karen Rodriguez Latin Jazz Ensemble specializes in Salsa, Cha-Cha, Bolero, Bossa Nova, Mambo, Rumba, Cuban, Latin/Jazz, Guaracha, and Guajira. The versatile leader sings in five languages: Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, and English.

Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Celebrate the enduring, vibrant culture of a people that fights for freedom!

The 27th Annual Ukrainian Folk Festival & Summer Concert will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center -- Tryzub (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham, PA.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 1:00pm - 10:00pm

House/Techno/Tech House Music. Day Party on a Roof Top in Fishtown with world famous Artist D-Unity. Fold Theory presents: D-Unity

Our monthly event, DAY JAM! has found a new home in Philly's newest establishment, Golf & Social at their beautifully done rooftop in Fishtown.

Along side a huge, gorgeous mural you will take in day vibes & sunset views of the bridge & city across from the Sugar House Casino while listening to top electronic music from a world renowned artist, D-Unity, and Philly local favorites.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

In Collaboration with the Ghana Embassy-DC, The Women Behind the Business, and Miss Black America, the US-Ghana Chamber of Commerce is excited to launch the upcoming Global Women X Leadership and Empowerment Conference on August 24th, 2018 in DC.

The Global Women X Leadership and Empowerment Conference will be held in Ghana from the 4th to the 8th of October, 2018. The conference will bring together successful and influential women across the globe to share ideas, celebrate each other, and collaborate in areas related to health, law, finance, business, and education.

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 1:00pm - Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:00pm

Trinidad & Tobago Alliance US Celebrating 56th years of Trinidad & Tobago Independence.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

A movement of word, sound, and power, the Urban Shamans use their versatile musical abilities and high energy performances featuring Afro-beat, hip hop, and reggae music to effect positive change.