List of GP13 events by category

GlobalPhilly™ 2013 include more than 100 events covering Advocacy, Arts, Commerce, Education, Cuisine, Heritage and Sports.

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47 ADVOCACY events


1. Lithuanian Festival (Sept. 1 to Nov. 10)
2. IVC First Thursday (Sept. 5)
3. Beyond Sport Summit 2013 (Sept. 9 to Sept. 11)
5. U.S. - Japan Health Sciences Dialogue (Sept. 10 & 11)
7. Photography Exhibition of International Communities in PHL (Sept. 13 to Oct. 31)
8. International Day of Peace (Sept. 14 to Sept. 22)
10. xCultural (Multicultural) Passport to Philadelphia (Sept. 15 to Sept. 22)
11. Global Culture Digital Exposition (Sept. 15 to Nov. 1)
85. Global Awareness Films - Films at the Fish for Peace Day Philly 2013 (Sept. 15)
12. Cybersecurity and Cyber-insecurity Conference (Sept. 16)
15. Drexel Teach-In for Peacebuilding (Sept. 17)
16. Video Conference with filmmaker Dr. Patrick Hiller on The Evolution of a Global Peace System (Sept. 18)
86. Measuring Social & Economic Factors that Develop a More Peaceful Society (Sept. 18)
88. The Sierra Leone Government Engagement with the Diaspora (Sept. 20)
89. Peace Day Philadelphia at Friends Center (Sept. 21)
20. P3 Soccer Tournament (Sept. 22)
21. Training program for nursing students from Bermuda (Sept. 23 to Oct. 4)
22. Globalization and the Changing Balance of Economic Power: Villanova MBA Open House (Sept. 24)
25. Global Tastes Celebration (Sept. 26)
90. Demonstrations Against Drone War Command Center in Horsham (Sept. 28)
31. Atlas Award 2013: A Tribute to First Responders (Sept. 30)
32. Film Screening: Madagascar with Marlin Darrah (Oct. 2)
92. A Conversation with Houda Ezra Nonoo, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the U.S. (Oct. 3)
33. IVC First Thursday (Oct. 3)
35. Symposium on the United States and Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan (Oct. 4 & 5)
36. What We Sow: 70x7 The Meal (Oct. 5)
38. Is American Politics Broken? A Symposium about How We Run Our Elections and Govern Our Nation (Oct. 7)
93. U.S. - Oman Free Trade Agreement with Embassy of Oman (Oct. 8)
43. Realizing the American Dream: An Evening with Connie Chung (Oct. 10)
45. Screening of film Girl Rising (Oct. 10)
51. Brazilian Hospital Administrators Seminar (Oct. 14 to Oct. 18)
54. World Food Day 2013: Global Perspectives on Food Justice (Oct. 16)
57. Penn Film Premiere: African Independence (Oct. 17)
58. Naturalization ceremony welcoming new U.S. citizens (Oct. 17)
96. Public Lecture The Changing Face in Higher Education in Saudi Arabia (Oct. 17)
59. 2013 Celebration of Interdependence (Oct. 18)
62. Week of Italian Language (Oct. 18 to Oct. 28)
65. Young Americans: A Children’s Naturalization Ceremony (Oct. 21)
66. 21st Century Cities –Videoconference series Philadelphia/Mexico City on urban water mgt issues (Oct. 22)
98. Career Opportunities with U.S. Government Foreign Affairs Agencies Panel Discussion & Reception (Oct. 22)
70. Global Citizenship in Action: Peace and Social Justice for a Sustainable Future (Oct. 24)
71. Peace Award ceremony: Disarmament in Light of Humanitarian Need (Oct. 24)
74. Keeping the Promise: Empowering Youth for Peace and Sustainable Development (Oct. 25)
76. Lecture by Dr. Peter Gleick: Global Water Challenges, Issues and Solutions (Oct. 25)
102. Are We There Yet? Launch Party: A Celebration of Family, Diversity & Community (Oct. 25)
79. Cross Country Conversation with Students (Oct. 30)
80. Pediatric Global Health Conference: Violence Against Children (Nov. 1)

 

38 ARTS events


1. Lithuanian Festival (Sept. 1 to Nov. 10)
4. International Architecture Panel: Architecture and Identity (Sept. 10)
83. IHP's Benefit Art auction and Season Kick-off by Zola Jesus + JG Thirlwell (Sept. 12)
7. Photography Exhibition of International Communities in PHL (Sept. 13 to Oct. 31)
84. Philadelphia United Jazz Festival (Sept. 13 - Sept. 22)
85. Global Awareness Films - Films at the Fish for Peace Day Philly 2013 (Sept. 15)
19. European Cinema Uncovered (Sept. 19)
87. Travis concert with new album, Where You Stand (Sept. 19)
26. Performance of NABUCCO by Giuseppe Verdi (Sept. 27 to Oct. 6)
28. Turkish Delight (Sept. 28)
36. What We Sow: 70x7 The Meal (Oct. 5)
29. Arab Music Concert Series (Oct. 5)
37a. Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (Oct. 5 & 6)
41. Full Exposure: Mekong Hotel (Oct. 10)
45. Screening of film Girl Rising (Oct. 10)
46. Curtis Opera Theatre: The Emperor of Atlantis by Viktor Ullmann (Oct. 10 to Oct. 12 and Oct. 13)
49. Family Matinee: The Illusionist (Oct. 12)
50. Verdi Nostro Contemporaneo, performed by Ensemble Nuove Musiche (Oct. 12)
95. Colin Hay: Finding My Dance with Opener Chris Trapper (Oct. 13)
55. Demon, Classical Russian poem about Georgia with English translation (Oct. 16)
57. Penn Film Premiere: African Independence (Oct. 17)
60. Philly Photo Day (Oct. 18)
61. Emerson Quartet (Oct. 18)
63. Annual Community Event and Middle East Drum Ensemble Performance (Oct. 19)
37b. Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (Oct. 19 & 20)
64. Curtis Symphony Orchestra: The Jack Wolgin Orchestral Concerts (Oct. 20)
97. Trio Cavatina with Samuel Rhodes, viola (Oct. 20)
67. Jeffrey Khaner, flute and Charles Abramovic, piano (Oct. 22)
69. A Celebration of Ned Rorem’s 90th Birthday (Oct. 23)
99. Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-Soprano (Oct. 23)
100. Guest Artist Recital: Sylvia Torán, piano (Oct. 24)
101. Garrick Ohlsson, piano (Oct. 24)
102. Are We There Yet? Launch Party: A Celebration of Family, Diversity & Community (Oct. 25)
103. Lecture-Demonstration: R.K.Shriramkumar "Carnatic Music and the Violin" (Oct. 29)
79. Cross Country Conversation with Students (Oct. 30)
104. Orion Quartet (Oct. 30)
81. Lecture with Dr. Therese Dolan: Keeping Up Appearances: Fashion and Impressionism (Nov. 1)
82. Tim Fain, violin and Pei-Yao Wang, piano (Nov. 1)

 

24 COMMERCE events


1. Lithuanian Festival (Sept. 1 to Nov. 10)
3. Beyond Sport Summit 2013 (Sept. 9 to Sept. 11)
4. International Architecture Panel: Architecture and Identity (Sept. 10.)
5. U.S. - Japan Health Sciences Dialogue (Sept. 10 & 11)
11. Global Culture Digital Exposition (Sept. 15 to Nov. 1)
12. Cybersecurity and Cyber-insecurity Conference (Sept. 16)
14. Evening Exchange: New Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs (Sept. 17)
17. Philadelphia: Global City (Sept. 18)
86. Measuring Social & Economic Factors that Develop a More Peaceful Society (Sept. 18)
88. The Sierra Leone Government Engagement with the Diaspora (Sept. 20)
22. Globalization and the Changing Balance of Economic Power: Villanova MBA Open House (Sept. 24)
23. Inventing the future AURP International Conference (Sept. 24 to Sept. 27)
24. International Showcase Reception (Sept. 25)
91. The Role of Immigrants in the Regional Economy (Oct 1)
92. A Conversation with Houda Ezra Nonoo, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the U.S. (Oct. 3)
38. Is American Politics Broken? A Symposium about How We Run Our Elections and Govern Our Nation (Oct. 7)
93. U.S. - Oman Free Trade Agreement with Embassy of Oman (Oct. 8)
39. Behind the Scenes tour (Oct. 9)
42. The International Entrepreneur (Oct. 10)
47. Building Global Competence through Collaborative Strategies in International Education (Oct. 10 to Oct. 12)
94. Tianjin Economic-Development Area Trade Mission (Oct. 10 & 11)
52. Corporate event for members of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (Oct. 15)
72. Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange GPLEX (Oct. 24 & 25)
73. History conference: Ligaments: Everyday connections for colonial economies (Oct. 24 & 25)

 

5 CUISINE events


GlobalPhilly(™) 2013 appetizers in 7 top restaurants in Philly
1. Lithuanian Festival (Sept. 1 to Nov. 10)
13. Dinner Honoring Jose Garces (Sept. 17)
25. Global Tastes Celebration (Sept. 26)
36. What We Sow: 70x7 The Meal (Oct. 5)

 

41 EDUCATION events


2. First Thursday (Sept. 5)
3. Beyond Sport Summit 2013 (Sept. 9 to Sept. 11)
5. U.S. - Japan Health Sciences Dialogue (Sept. 10 & 11)
6. Urban Identity Lab: Interdisciplinary Design Charrette (Sept. 13)
14. Evening Exchange: New Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs (Sept. 17)
15. Drexel Teach-In for Peacebuilding (Sept. 17)
16. Video Conference with filmmaker Dr. Patrick Hiller on The Evolution of a Global Peace System (Sept. 18)
17. Philadelphia: Global City (Sept. 18)
18. Joel Fry Discussing Generations of Bartram's Garden (Sept. 18)
21. Training program for nursing students from Bermuda (Sept. 23 to Oct. 4)
22. Globalization and the Changing Balance of Economic Power: Villanova MBA Open House (Sept. 24)
23. Inventing the future AURP International Conference (Sept. 24 to Sept. 27)
27. Campus Philly College Day (Sept. 28)
28. Turkish Delight (Sept. 28)
30. Teachers' History Weekend (Sept. 28 & 29)
31. 2013 Atlas Award: A Tribute to First Responders (Sept. 30)
90. Open House at International Montessori School (Sept. 30)
32. Film Screening: Madagascar with Marlin Darrah (Oct. 2)
33. First Thursday (Oct. 3)
34. International Student Reception (Oct. 4)
35. Symposium on the United States and Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan (Oct. 4 & 5)
38. Is American Politics Broken? A Symposium about How We Run Our Elections and Govern Our Nation (Oct. 7)
44. Philadelphia Lantern Slide Salon (Oct. 10)
47. Building Global Competence through Collaborative Strategies in International Education (Oct. 10 to Oct. 12)
51. Brazilian Hospital Administrators Seminar (Oct. 14 to Oct. 18)
53. Richard Wiggin, author of the book, Embattled Farmers: Soldiers from Lincoln, MA (Oct. 16)
56. 50th Anniversary Celebration of Science Center (Oct. 17)
57. Penn Film Premiere: African Independence (Oct. 17)
96. Public Lecture The Changing Face in Higher Education in Saudi Arabia (Oct. 17)
62. Week of Italian Language (Oct. 18 to Oct. 28)
63. Annual Community Event and Middle East Drum Ensemble Performance (Oct. 19)
66. 21st Century Cities – Videoconference series Philadelphia/Mexico City on urban water mgt issues (Oct. 22)
98. Career Opportunities with U.S. Government Foreign Affairs Agencies Panel Discussion & Reception (Oct. 22)
73. History conference: Ligaments: Everyday connections for colonial economies (Oct. 24 & 25)
74. Keeping the Promise: Empowering Youth for Peace and Sustainable Development (Oct. 25)
76. Lecture by Dr. Peter Gleick: Global Water Challenges, Issues and Solutions (Oct. 25)
103. Lecture-Demonstration: R.K.Shriramkumar "Carnatic Music and the Violin" (Oct. 29)
78. Talk by Nicholas Basbanes on his book: On Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History (Oct. 30)
79. Cross Country Conversation with Students (Oct. 30)
80. Pediatric Global Health Conference: Violence Against Children (Nov. 1)
81. Lecture with Dr. Therese Dolan: Keeping Up Appearances: Fashion and Impressionism (Nov. 1)

 

31 HERITAGE events


1. Lithuanian Festival (Sept. 1 to Nov. 10)
4. International Architecture Panel: Architecture and Identity (Sept. 10)
6. Urban Identity Lab: Interdisciplinary Design Charrette (Sept. 13)
7. Photography Exhibition of International Communities in PHL (Sept. 13 to Oct. 31)
9. Mexican Independence Day Festival (Sept. 15)
10. xCultural (Multicultural) Passport to Philadelphia (Sept. 15 to Sept. 22)
11. Global Culture Digital Exposition (Sept. 15 to Nov. 1)
13. Dinner Honoring Jose Garces (Sept. 17)
14. Evening Exchange: New Research on Immigrant Entrepreneurs (Sept. 17)
18. Joel Fry Discussing Generations of Bartram's Garden (Sept. 18)
19. European Cinema Uncovered (Sept. 19)
25. Global Tastes Celebration (Sept. 26)
28. Turkish Delight (Sept. 28)
91. The Role of Immigrants in the Regional Economy (Oct 1)
34. International Student Reception (Oct. 4)
29. Arab Music Concert Series (Oct. 5)
41. Full Exposure: Mekong Hotel (Oct. 10)
43. Realizing the American Dream: An Evening with Connie Chung (Oct. 10)
44. Philadelphia Lantern Slide Salon (Oct. 10)
49. Family Matinee: The Illusionist (Oct. 12.)
53. Richard Wiggin, author of the book, Embattled Farmers: Soldiers from Lincoln, MA (Oct. 16)
55. Demon, Classical Russian poem about Georgia with English translation (Oct. 16)
57. Penn Film Premiere: African Independence (Oct. 17)
58. Naturalization ceremony welcoming new U.S. citizens (Oct. 17)
65. Young Americans: A Children’s Naturalization Ceremony (Oct. 21)
66. 21st Century Cities – Videoconference series Philadelphia/Mexico City on urban water mgt issues (Oct. 22)
68. Open House at Chamounix Mansion (Oct. 23)
100. Guest Artist Recital: Sylvia Torán, piano (Oct. 24)
73. History conference: Ligaments: Everyday connections for colonial economies (Oct. 24 & 25)
77. Day of the Dead Altar (Oct. 30 to Nov. 6)
78. Talk by Nicholas Basbanes on his book: On Paper: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History (Oct. 30)

 

5 SPORTS events


3. Beyond Sport Summit 2013 (Sept 9 to Sept 11)
20. P3 Soccer Tournament (Sept. 22)
40. U.S. Open Squash (Oct. 9 to Oct. 18)
52. Corporate sport event for members of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (Oct. 15)
75. The Head of the Schuylkill Regatta (Oct. 26 & 27)