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June Members Forum: Urban Agriculture

Posted On May 19, 2017
When: June 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Metro Atlanta Urban Farm, 3271 Main St, College Park, GA 30337, USA

The Council is taking a field trip! Join us for a tour of Metro Atlanta Urban Farm led by Bobby Wilson, CEO of MAUF followed by a discussion on the role of urban agriculture in… more »

Belgium – EU – U.S.: Business and Politics

Posted On May 16, 2017
When: June 14, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Where: The Commerce Club, 191 Peachtree Tower, 191 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

Featuring: His Excellency, Ambassador Dirk Wouters, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to the U.S. As the political and economic environment in Europe shifts post-Brexit, and in light of major elections that are taking place,… more »

WorldQuest Trivia Night

Posted On May 4, 2017
When: June 1, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: City Club of Buckhead, 3343 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Ready to test your international knowledge? Whether you’re a current affairs nerd like us Council staffers or just looking to join in on the fun, compete in the WorldQuest Trivia Night at the City Club… more »

The New “New Middle East”: Egypt and Turkey

Posted On May 3, 2017
When: May 24, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: City Club of Buckhead, 3343 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Featuring Steven A. Cook, Eni Enrico Mattei senior fellow for Middle East and Africa Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. Upon witnessing the Arab Spring, the world saw an unprecedented series of uprisings and protests. This… more »

U.S. – Mexico Energy Trade

Posted On March 30, 2017
When: April 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Where: Buckhead Center: Tower Place 200, 3348 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Featuring Jeremy Martin, vice president, energy and sustainability, Institute of the Americas Jeremy is an expert on energy issues in the Americas and frequent commentator at major media outlets. Dr. Diane Alleva Cáceres, executive vice… more »

Members Forum: Cybercrimes & Cyberwarfare: Are We Ready for An(other) Attack?

Posted On March 13, 2017
When: April 4, 2017 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Buckhead Center: Tower Place 200, room 306, 3348 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Featuring Dr. Michael Owens, managing director, Owens Consulting Group Moderated by Amanda Mattingly, senior director, the Arkin Group; Chairman’s Circle member, World Affairs Council of Atlanta What distinguishes cybercrime from cyberwarfare? As average Americans and… more »

Populism on the March Across the West

Posted On March 1, 2017
When: April 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The City Club of Buckhead, 3343 Peachtree Rd NE #1850, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Featuring David Rennie, Washington Bureau Chief and Lexington columnist, The Economist In discussion with Robyn Curnow, anchor and host, CNN’s International Desk Countries from the United Kingdom, to Colombia, to the United States are facing… more »

A New Chapter in Israeli-Arab Relations

Posted On February 24, 2017
When: March 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: Buckhead Center: Tower Place 200, 3348 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Featuring Ambassador Haim Koren, former Israeli Ambassador to Egypt and South Sudan View the program flyer  Register to attend  Questions? Contact Valerie Ibarra at vibarra3@gsu.edu »

Doing Business in Africa: The Startup Economy

Posted On February 14, 2017
When: May 18, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: Tower Place 200 | GSU Buckhead Center, 3348 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326, USA

Registration and Networking Reception: 6:00PM Program: 6:45PM-8:15PM Featuring: Chinesom Ejiasa, director of investments, Africa Integras DeShawn Jenkins, programs and operations manager, Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology Erastus Mong’are, founder and executive director,… more »

Europe Day Luncheon: All Eyes on Germany

Posted On February 14, 2017
When: May 12, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Where: The Commerce Club, 49th floor, 191 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

Featuring Nico Lange, director, Konrad Adenauer Foundation’s Washington Office Martin Richenhagen, chairman, president and CEO, AGCO Corporation Consul General Detlev Ruenger, Consulate General of Germany in Atlanta As prospects for a united Europe face increasing… more »