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Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 12:00am - Friday, November 13, 2015 - 11:59pm

Frankfurt Mayor Feldmann and his delegation will visit Philadelphia, Nov. 10 through the 13th. The Mayor’s visit will include the official Sister City signing ceremony on Nov. 12 and participation in Germany Day activities.

Below is the press release from the City of Philadelphia, describing the occasion of Mayor Nutter’s visit to Frankfurt Germany on July 16, 2015 during which he and Mayor Feldmann signed the Philadelphia-Frankfurt Sister City Agreement.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 9:30am - 3:30pm

Series of business meetings with representatives from Germany led by Lord Mayor Peter Feldmann of Frankfurt, Germany, and hosted by the FrankfurtRheinMain Corp.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

American INSIGHT
2015 Free Speech Award Ceremony Watch ''Official Selection'' Trailers, plus 2015 FREE SPEECH AWARD-Winning film!

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

“The range of von Otter’s musical interests… is remarkable, and she brings to it all a combination of probing intelligence and lushly gleaming vocalism,” raved the San Francisco Chronicle of Von Otter’s early music CD Music for a While. Making her PCMS debut, the Swedish mezzo-soprano offers an evening of Baroque song with two of her close musical partners.

Program of works by Dowland, Purcell, Monteverdi and French court music from the 17th Century

This concert is funded in part through a generous grant from the Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Diwali, the "Festival of Lights" is a time of great celebration and joy in India and South Asia and we would like to recognize it in Philadelphia region.

Discover and celebrate Diwali, a popular holiday of the Indian, Hindu and South Asian communities.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Speaker Charisse R. Lillie is Vice President of Community Investment of Comcast Corporation and member of Forum of Executive Women.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 6:00pm - Sunday, November 22, 2015 - 11:00pm

Founded in 2008, Philadelphia Asian American Film & Filmmakers (PAAFF) has become the East Coast's premier showcase of cinema by and about Asian Americans. Their eighth annual festival promises to be their most successful yet!

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 7:00pm - Friday, November 13, 2015 - 12:00am

Seoul searching. 11 days across multiple locations in Philadelphia, PAAFF 2015 is expected to feature approximately 20 film screenings, speaker panels, cooking demonstrations, musical performances, and special events.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

"The Michelangelo Quartet was formed in 2002 by four like-minded musicians: distinguished soloists, chamber musicians and teachers who shared an irresistible desire to play chamber music with one another.

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:00am - 11:00pm

In this edition of the GlobalPhilly International Exposition, global players in the region have the possibility to collaborate through "Nation Days", a great way to celebrate the culture of a specific country and raise awareness about its business/education models.

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:30am - Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 5:00pm

The iBEGIN Conference is aimed at integrating research from International Business, Economic Geography, and Innovation studies. This year’s conference is being hosted at the Fox School of Business located in Philadelphia, PA and is co-sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Temple University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER).

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 9:40am - Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 4:00pm

Learn about different cultures and languages through a series of discussions and activities.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

The City of Philadelphia is aiming to be the first World Heritage City in the United States.* To celebrate this, a World Heritage Tool Kit was created by local teachers full of lesson plans, teaching resources and ideas for explorations.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 7:00pm - Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 3:00am

Philadelphia is dressing up in Gala! Panamenians and Latin Brother, everyone is invited to Panama Celebration cocktail and dance event with International Artist Willie Panama, the King of Salsa Rap, direct from Miami, & La Manana Brava Orchestra,. Que Viva Panama!

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 12:00am - Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 11:59pm

 Not for the casual tourist or recreational visitor, the Knowledge Mission: Havana is hosted by the team behind the successful Cuba Opportunity Summit, The Wharton School’s [email protected], Lauder Institute, Tres Mares and Momentum and is the only organized trip to Cuba that will provide attendees with first-hand experience of the business opportunities and cultural environment in Cuba.

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm

This event is designed for students considering careers in the multi-faceted field of international relief and development!
Breakout presenters representing global health, NGOs, government agencies, think tanks, foundations, corporations, advocacy, and others will offer practical advice on how to access employment and get a foot in the door.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

As Philadelphia continues to re-emerge as a major immigrant destination, the city’s ability to integrate and support these newcomers is increasingly critical. Immigrant integration is a two-way investment and by advancing immigrant integration as a key economic development strategy, we maximize our efforts to ensure the success of individuals and position the region to be competitive in the global economy.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 6:30am - 8:30pm

Discover one of the pioneers of the LGBT rights movement, Dr. John Fryer of Philadelphia – i.e. “Dr. Anonymous” – in this program combing performance and discussion. Playwright Ain Gordon previews the first excerpt of his upcoming play, with seminal documents from the Fryer collection on view.

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 2:30pm - 7:00pm

Corporate Social Responsibility - Speakers include: Keynote speaker, Pers Heggenes, CEO of IKEA Foundation; Alan Greenberger, chairman of the Philadelphia Planning Commission, deputy mayor for economic development and commerce director of Philadelphia; and other special guests. Catering by FIKA.

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

 The PHL region is actively involved, through multiple public and private channels, in supporting the U.N.-convened Conference of Parties (COP21) meeting taking place in Paris in December of this year.