Past Events

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

As we face this unprecedented public health crisis here in Philadelphia and around the country, Councilmember Gauthier and her team will provide the latest information on City services and resources. There will be an opportunity for small-group discussions that will allow the Councilmember to identify priorities and needs in West and Southwest Philadelphia as the COVID-19 response continues.

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 12:00pm

Antisemitism and extremism are growing at an alarming rate on the European continent. Populist parties are gaining strength and even winning elections. These trends pose profound questions about the resilience of liberal democracies and the post-World War II world order. How is antisemitism linked to this phenomenon? And will the coronavirus crisis have an effect on liberal democracies?

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 6:00pm

 A conversation on the importance of the trilateral relationship in the Eastern Mediterranean with a focus on recent escalations in Greece and Turkey, featuring AJC Chief Policy Officer Jason Isaacson and Hellenic American Leadership Council Executive Director Endy Zemenides.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:00am - 7:00pm

Join a dialogue about gender equality then and now!

Participate in conversations with well-known panelists about the past, present and future of shared leadership among women and men.

There are three Forums, a luncheon and a reception. Ticket options enable you to purchase a package or to purchase a la carte.

In each Forum, the audience will engage with prominent leaders from a variety of fields as they take part in panel discussions focused on women’s leadership.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 9:00am

Connect & Converse is an exciting virtual conference that provides students, alumni, and industry professionals a platform to network and create professional relationships. In response to COVID-19, the school is opening the event to all professionals of the hospitality, tourism and sports industries, free of charge, so that members can stay connected and engaged while navigating next steps in their careers.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 8:30am - 4:30pm

All people and every ecology share a stake in the proper management of water to safeguard supply quality, fair access, and peace. A history of water use without proper planning and stakeholder involvement has led to global conflict and inequity, especially in regions of water scarcity, drought, natural disaster, pollution, or social/political turmoil.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 (All day)

Welcome to the Mann Music Room, a way to virtually connect audience and performer, from home to home. Performing hearts will go on!

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council in the process of planning a few events to recognize and celebrate the life and accomplishments of an often forgotten hero Carl Lutz. His humanitarian action is considered the greatest civil rescue operation
of Jews during the Holocaust.
 
The 75th anniversary of Carl Lutz’s great feat to save over 60,000 Jews from the Holocaust during his tenure as Vice-Consul at the Swiss Embassy in Budapest, Hungary.
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 1:00pm

The State of Israel has been battling the coronavirus pandemic, while simultaneously acting as a leading player in the race to develop a vaccine. At the same time, the country is facing an unprecedented political situation. Join us for an off-the-record briefing with Ambassador of Israel to the United States Ron Dermer, in conversation with AJC CEO David Harris, for an update on Israel’s public health situation, as well as its current political landscape and regional security challenges.

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 8:00am - Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 5:00pm

This event has been postponed. Please view the event website for more details. 

Monday, March 30, 2020 - 2:00am - 2:00pm

As the political landscape shifts in Israel, campus advocates are often left playing catch-up. This conversation will explore how Israeli politics and policies affect activism for Jewish campus leaders. This session will help student leaders learn more about what they can do to bridge the knowledge gap, and successfully promote Israel on campus.

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - Friday, April 3, 2020

Join Pennsylvania’s Office of International Business Development on a business development mission to The Czech Republic and Poland.

This Trade Mission will involve face-to-face meetings with prospective customers and partners, which are crucial when it comes to establishing business relationships in these two countries. This mission will help you meet your business objectives by designing a business itinerary tailored to your company’s specific needs.

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.