Member Benefit Descriptions



Member pricing for programs All active World Affairs Council of Atlanta members are entitled to receive the membership rate for programs.
E-mail notice of council events The council will send out e-mail announcements for all upcoming council programs, as well as for programs that the council is cosponsoring or supporting.
E-newsletter All members will receive e-newsletters at the e-mail address on file.
Publication discounts Active members are entitled to discounts on the following publications: The Economist, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Saudi Aramco World, Stratfor, World Affairs Journal. A 20% discount is also available on books ordered from the council on foreign relations, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and the Brookings Institution. A flyer with discount codes will be included in the membership package.
Complimentary briefing passes Complimentary briefing passes can be used by members or their guests at the council’s briefings. Each briefing pass is good for one entry to a program and must be turned in at the registration desk.
Member pricing for guests When a member registers for an event, this benefit allows the member to register and pay for a select number of guests at the member rate. The number of guest registrations available depends on the membership level. Please see the “Membership Levels and Benefits” matrix.
Discounts on gift memberships This benefit allows Preferred and Chairman’s Circle members to receive a 10% discount on gift memberships.
Preferred seating at programs Preferred and Chairman’s Circle members will be entitled to sit in a reserved section or reserved seat depending on the event.
Invitations to private speaker receptions Throughout the year, the council will hold private speaker events before select programs. Preferred and Chairman’s Circle members will receive special invitations to attend.
Invitations to business roundtables Chairman’s Circle members will receive invitations to one business roundtable per year. The invitation will be based on member interest and space availability.
Invitation to VIP reception with chairman of the council Chairman Circle members will receive an invitation to an annual VIP reception with the chairman of the council.
Listing on WAC Atlanta website Chairman’s Circle members will be listed on the council website, unless anonymity is requested.