Events

TMS Global Spotlight: Troy Pelshak, Chairman, Charlotte International Cabinet (March 27, 2017)

Join The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte) at the Charlotte International Rotary Club Meeting on Monday, March 27th. Come and network with other internationally-minded young professionals and Charlotte International Rotary Club members while we hear from distinguished Charlotte YP, Troy Pelshak, Chairman of the Charlotte International Cabinet.

Global Spotlight with TMS: State of the Region, A Global Discussion (March 16, 2017)

Join The Magellan Society (The Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte) and the Charlotte City Club Young Professionals for an expert panel on the State of the Region: A Global Discussion. We will discuss what makes Charlotte a globally competitive city, culturally and economically, as well as explore areas for growth in our city and region.

WACC Speaker Series (March 8, 2017)

Join us at the Charlotte City Club on March 8th with Dr. Shelley Rigger, Brown Professor of East Asian Politics, Chair of Chinese Studies and Assistant Dean for Educational Policy, Davidson College, as she shares her perspective about the current state of affairs between the U.S. and China and the challenges and complexities that lie ahead for the new administration in Asia.

WACC CEO Series (February 22, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte for a WACC CEO Series luncheon hosting Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America. Moynihan on February 22. As the leader of one of the world’s largest financial services firms, Moynihan will share his thoughts on the global economy and the work Bank of America does to drive responsible growth in the U.S. and around the world.

TMS: Spring Kick-Off Global Social at RiRa’s Irish Pub (February 9, 2017)

Join The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte) for our spring kick-off Global Social! Come network and mingle with other internationally-minded young professionals while enjoying a pint.

WACC Business Breakfast Series (February 2, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte and Jay Bryson, Managing Director and Global Economist at Wells Fargo on February 2nd for an expert presentation on the 2017 global economy. As Wells Fargo's global economist, Dr. Bryson provides detailed analysis on financial markets and developments in major economies of the world. His presentation will not only address the impact of U.S. financial markets around the world, but trending economic strategies worldwide.

TMS: Global Spotlight on The Future of Europe (February 1, 2017)

Join The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte) in partnership with UNC Charlotte's Office of International Programs as we host Dr. Steve Sabol, Assistant Professor, Department of History, for a lecture and discussion on The Future of Europe.

WACC Speaker Series Panel on the Middle East (January 18, 2017)

A program of the World Affairs Councils of America supported by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on Wednesday, January 18th as we host Ambassador Thomas Pickering and Dr. Jim Walsh for a panel discussion on the Middle East.

WACC Private Dinner (January 17, 2017)

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte on Tuesday, January 17th for a small-group conversation over dinner with Ambassador Thomas Pickering, Distinguished Career Ambassador, often included in the ranks among Henry Kissinger and Zbigniew Brzezinski. Also participating will be Dr. Jim Walsh, Research Associate at the MIT Security Studies Program, and expert on issues of international security.

WACC Speaker Series with Detlev Ruenger, December 2, 2016

Join the World Affairs Council of Charlotte for a WACC Speaker Series luncheon hosting Detlev Ruenger, Consul General of Germany in Atlanta. The Consul General will share his insights on current foreign policy strategies in Germany, the ongoing refugee crisis and international security concerns, and U.S.-Germany bilateral relations.

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