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All past events, listed in chronological order.

Africa's Free Trade Economy

PAST EVENT

Council President's Club and leadership members are invited to engage in a private dialogue with Africa’s first Secretary-General of the AfCFTA, H.E. Wamkele Mene, on the landmark trade agreement and its global impact.

Parked trucks wait in 10km queue to cross the Kenyan-Ugandan border from the town of Busia
Reuters

World Review: Another Election in Israel, EU Vaccine Mess, Turkey

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Bobby Ghosh, Philip Stephens, and Nahal Toosi join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

Netanyahu waves after election results
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Rethinking Capitalism: A Moonshot for Economic Recovery

PAST EVENT VIDEO
Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum

Professor Mariana Mazzucato explains why her vision of economics — moving beyond profit to promote inclusion, equity, and sustainability — can fix the world’s most pressing issues.

People watch as a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, topped with the Crew Dragon capsule, is launched carrying four astronauts on the first operational NASA commercial crew mission at Kennedy Space Center
Reuters

Liberty and Justice in a Surveillance State

PAST EVENT

The Economist’s Jon Fasman previews his new book, “We See it All,” in an exclusive conversation with Council members on the legal, political, and moral implications on the rise of surveillance state powers in the US and across the world.

A man wearing a face mask walks past surveillance cameras following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Shanghai, China
Reuters

World Review: US-China Meeting, Britain's Post-Brexit Foreign Policy

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Susan Glasser, James Harding, and Peter Spiegel join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

US and Chinese counterparts meet in Alaska
REUTERS

Pursuing Equity

PAST EVENT VIDEO
Pritzker Forum on Global Cities

Dr. Anthony Fauci and leading city experts explored how to build fairer, healthier cities now and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Athlete Activists Advancing Social and Political Change

PAST EVENT VIDEO
Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum

In the lead up to the Tokyo Olympic Games, athlete activists are taking action to promote the causes and issues they care about on the global stage.

Japan's Sayaka Murakami during the Women's Long Jump at the World Para Athletics 2019
REUTERS/Christopher Pike

World Review: China’s Roadmap, Afghanistan Options, Indo-Pacific Quad

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Karen DeYoung, Steven Erlanger, and Bobby Ghosh join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

2021 National People's Congress
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Corporate Leadership Breakfast - March 2021

PAST EVENT
Corporate Leadership Breakfast

Executives from corporate partner companies are invited to join us for an exclusive conversation with Council global cities fellow Sam Kling around the future of global cities and how their changing landscapes could impact the corporate world moving forward.

The Future of the US-UK 'Special Relationship'

PAST EVENT VIDEO

Seventy-five years after Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain speech, a panel of experts discusses the features and challenges that define the UK-US relationship.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson watching President Joe Biden's Inauguration
Pippa Fowles | No 10 Downing Street