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WACC Annual Meeting Dr. James Hastings (June 21, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on June 21st for our Annual Meeting as we host Dr. James Hastings. He will share his insight on India, US-India relations and the evolution of the country over the past 45 years.

WACC Ambassadors Circle Series with H.E. Dirk Wouters (June 13, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on June 13th as we host H.E. Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of Belgium to the U.S. as he shares his insight on U.S.-Belgium relations under the new U.S. administration.

SOLD OUT: WACC Speaker Series with Dr. Graham Allison (June 8, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on June 8th as we host Dr. Graham Allison, Director of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard Kennedy School, and author of Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydide's Trap?

Upcoming Events

8jun11:30 am- 1:30 pmWACC Speaker Series with Dr. Graham AllisonDestined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydide’s Trap?

12jun6:00 pm- 8:30 pmWACC Private Dinner - An Evening with H.E. Dirk Wouters, Ambassador Of Belgium to the U.S.An Evening with H.E. Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of Belgium to the U.S.

13jun11:30 am- 1:30 pmWACC Ambassadors Circle Series with H.E. Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of Belgium to the U.S.

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