Past Events

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Celebrating French-American Business Connections Virtually via Zoom!

The 30th Annual Savor Festival with a Twist is a French Philadelphia cultural tradition. Perfect for couples and adult family members (age 21+). Gather your pod for a festive night in. Singles are welcome -- more French treats for you!

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

On this Thanksgiving – this uniquely American holiday – we urge all Americans to take a few moments to express gratitude for the gifts that we receive from our diverse country and to reflect on what makes the United States so incomparably special.

AJC is proud to present “America’s Table,” a Thanksgiving reader, which is available for personal use at your own family celebrations.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Philadelphia’s historic architecture rivals that of any American city. Yet we have no financial incentive program to encourage the restoration and adaptive re-use of historic properties. What can we learn from other cities? We’ll hear from preservation advocates in Baltimore, Chicago and New Orleans about municipal incentives for preservation available in those cities.

Programs highlighted will be:

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 4:30pm - Friday, November 20, 2020 - 1:15pm

Temple University Celebrates International Education Week

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

In the backdrop of COVID-19, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition will be hosting a virtual town hall with Senator Chris Coons on the positive impact of global affairs in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

November 16, 2020
12:00pm - 1:30pm ETVirtual Town Hall

* Details to login will be provided prior to the event.

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A recent finalist at the prestigious Thelonious Monk Jazz Competition, vocalist Veronica Swift makes her Annenberg Center debut backed by Philadelphia-based pianist Tim Brey. This rising jazz star is already known for vocals that are "soulfully infused with an infectious passion for jazz past and future.” (All About Jazz) With expansive musical influences, a commanding stage presence and a renowned jazz lineage, Swift is carving out her own identity in the world of jazz and beyond, and she’s just getting started.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Campus Philly Annual Meeting Featuring:

1- Featuring Scott Carlson, Senior Reporter from The Chronicle of Higher Education on "The Business of Higher Education" 

2- Networking with 200+ Greater Philadelphia leaders from higher education, HR and business, and civic and cultural sectors.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 10:00am - Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council is planning an event 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. 

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - Wednesday, November 11, 2020
On November 10-11, 2020 we will showcase, through a variety of presentations, the life and legacy of Carl Lutz and Diplomatic Rescue in the Holocaust.
We are planning to host international experts and guests including Agnes Hirschi, Carl Lutz’ stepdaughter and President of Carl Lutz Society. 
Life and legacy of Carl Lutz and Diplomatic Rescue in the Holocaust
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 8:30am - 10:00am

Join global leaders and entrepreneurs & hear their “Global Perspective” on market strategies to remain competitive in response to COVID -19

Join the Fox School of Business and the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia as we bring together global leaders and entrepreneurs to share their “Global Perspective” on market strategies to remain competitive in response to COVID -19!

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

U.S. Commercial Service is hosting a webinar to address the trends influencing Pennsylvania’s Industrial Supply Chain and highlight several no-cost, supplier scouting options available to every manufacturer in the state.

Presented by Mr. Chris Scafario, Vice President, Consulting Operations Delaware Valley Industrial Resource Center (DVIRC), PA MEP Affiliate

Register and learn more about the valuable resources available to help Pennsylvania manufacturers effectively build and manage a resilient supply chain. Key takeaways will include:

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

Enjoy Amazing Filipino Food & Products, Cultural Performances, Music & Entertainment and Experience the Philippines.

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 3:30pm - Friday, October 30, 2020 - 4:15pm

Join Independence Seaport Museum (ISM) and pirate in residence Calico Jack for some scary good fun! Calico Jack will be hosting virtual storytimes for all goblins and ghouls out there throughout October.

Dates and Times:

Friday, October 23
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Monday, October 26
12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28
4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Friday, October 30
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

A Zoom link will be sent to participants a few hours before the program starts.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

What do Stevie Wonder, Jon Batiste, Gregory Porter and Esperanza Spalding have in common? They all call Tivon Pennicott when they need a tenor player whose sound "has a romantic vibe" and "is sweet to listen to, like drinking warm honey" (All About Jazz). This three-time Grammy Award-winner's evolving style is rooted in the soulful, sophisticated foundation for groove he honed at church. Joined by drummer Kenneth Salters, a fixture on Manhattan's West Village independent jazz scene, you won't want to miss Pennicott's Annenberg Center debut.

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 7:45am - 1:00pm

Discover new international opportunities for your company at the 17th Annual Global Business Conference: 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.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Executive Briefing Analyzing Pandemics: Economic & Policy Impacts

“COVID on Campus” is the theme of this Executive Briefing. Attendees will gain context and perspective from two leaders in higher education who are successfully balancing their institutional mandate and the pandemic complexities, Ali A. Houshmand, Ph.D., the President of Rowan University, and Nido R. Qubein, the President of High Point University.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EDT

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 11:30am - 1:00pm

Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce and PICC Foundation are proud to honor Temple University Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry and the Bridge to Peace Initiative with the PICC 2020 Life Sciences, Healthcare and Bio Award for advancing dental and oral care to all, especially the disabled.

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 8:00am - Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 5:00pm

Shape the future through shared leadership among women and men
Honor the suffragists who fought for American women's right to vote
Enrich the opportunities of new generations of Americans through gender equality

What is the SHE Leads Road Rally?

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

While hindsight may be 20/20, no one could have envisioned the way the year 2020 would unfold. There is no playbook and we are learning as we go. Is your work from home environment secure? Do you and your company have the right privacy practices in place? Our 2020 vision is clouded by the multitude of crises we face in our daily lives. Individuals, businesses, the country and the world are all impacted by the pandemic.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

While we recognize the significant impact of the spread of COVID-19, the American Council on Germany is moving ahead with planning for our 28th annual John J. McCloy Awards Dinner on October 14.