Venezuela: An International Standoff

Connecticut Learning Lab 1049 Asylum Avenue, Hartford

Space Limited! If tickets are sold out, please contact Amanda Jolly, Program Director, at or (860) 241-6118 to be added to the wait-list. Recently Venezuela has dominated the headlines and the international stage. Countries are choosing sides, protests are raging, humanitarian health crises are piling up, and there is no definitive end in sight. […]


Diplomat Reception 2019

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art 600 Main Street, Hartford

Over 20 nations will be represented. Be in the room for Connecticut's premier global event. Join us on the red carpet to welcome diplomats from around the world to our state. Network, make exclusive business contacts, and meet a new global connection at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Enjoy food and drink while mingling […]

Friendship Across Difference: A Conversation with Yossi Klein Halevi and Parvez Ahmed

West Hartford Town Hall 50 S Main St, West Hartford

SUNDAY, MARCH 24 | 7 TO 9 P.M. West Hartford Conference Center at Town Hall 50 South Main Street | West Hartford Validated parking is available in the Town Hall lot. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC RSVP by Monday, March 18 at Or call 860.727.6103 What issues and forces divide the American Jewish […]

Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor: A Conversation with Yossi Klein Halevi and Ghaith Al-Omari

UConn Storrs Campus, Konover Auditorium at Dodd Research Center 405 Babbidge Road, Storrs

Monday, March 25 | 7 to 9 p.m. UConn Storrs Campus | Konover Auditorium at Dodd Research Center The Thomas J. Dodd Research Center is located at 405 Babbidge Road. Paid parking is available in the South Garage at 505 Jim Calhoun Way. Join us for a fascinating and important conversation about the relationship between […]

Luminary Award 2019

Hartford Marriott Downtown 200 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford

2019 Luminary Award Recipient The World Affairs Council is thrilled to announce Stanley Black & Decker will receive the 2019 Luminary Award. We are proud to honor Stanley Black & Decker, a global leader anchored in Connecticut. Stanley Black & Decker provides the ideas and tools for those who make the world™. Sponsorship Opportunities Available […]

Power Clash: China on the Rise

Manufactory 4.0 1 Constitution Plaza, Hartford

SOLD OUT If you have any questions, please contact Amanda Jolly, Vice President, Programs and Communications at: or call: (860) 241-6118.   You asked, we listened. After overwhelming requests to bring back our panelists from Global Security Forum 2018, we are bringing Dr. James Holmes and Dan Murphy back to Connecticut. Power Clash will […]

Global Security Forum 2019

Goodwin College 1 Riverside DrRoom 311, East Hartford

The Global Security Forum is New England's premier regional security forum. In its third year, the Global Security Forum has convened some of the brightest minds and most influential leaders in global security. From cybersecurity to nuclear arms racing, these experts bring their on-the-ground leadership experience and unparalleled analysis to bear on some of the […]

An Evening with Vicente Fox, former President of Mexico

Infinity Hall Hartford 32 Front Street, Hartford

Be in the room for an intimate conversation with Vicente Fox, President of Mexico (2000-2006). Join us for Mr. Fox's candid perspective and analysis on some of today's most contentious and impactful global issues as well as the current relationship between Mexico and the United States.   Stay tuned for more information and ticket pre-sale!

Model United Nations 2019

University of Hartford 200 Bloomfield Ave, West Hartford

Are you ready for the CTWAC 2019 MUN Conference? Students from schools across Connecticut are already gearing up in preparation for our annual Model UN Conference in December. Check out some of the topics the delegates will be debating in their committees: Biological Warfare International Trade Relations Human Trafficking Plastic Pollution Industry 4.0   Stay […]