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KNOW NOW Conference Call Series


The World Affairs Councils of America is pleased to present the Know Now conference call series. These calls will feature global thought leaders hosted by WACA as well as local authorities in government, business, academia and cultural fields who are identified and moderated by local Councils, using our national conference call platform to bring local and national issues of global dimensions to our network.

 

 

WACA hosted Lindsay Lee Plack, USGLC's Government Relations Director, for KNOW NOW briefing to discuss the the implications of these proposed budget cuts and USGLC's efforts to stop them. A Mobilization Toolkit is offered to Councils and individuals wishing to participate in this effort. 

 Podcast available soon.

 

WACA presented a KNOW NOW briefing by Jim Schoff, senior fellow in the Asia Program at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (full bio), on the U.S.-Japan alliance, North Korea's nuclear threat, and security and economic challenges from China and the region. 

Podcast available soon.

 

WACA hosted a KNOW NOW Call featuring Anne Applebaum, Professor in Practice at the London School of Economics Institute of Global Affairs (Full bio), on "The U.S., Ukraine and Russia's Western Ambitions".

Listen to the podcast here

 

 

 

In an exclusive call with the WACA network, on February 7, 2017, Former Mexican President Vicente Fox (full bio), discussed the current and future U.S.-Mexico Relations with Jim Falk, President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. 

 

Listen to the podcast here.

 

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1918 Society Members

Carlson & The Carlson Family Foundation

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Chevron

The Claremont Group

The Coca-Cola Company

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) 

DailyChatter

Delegation of the European Union to the United States

Eden Hall Foundation

ExxonMobil

Foreign Policy Association

The Gambrinus Company

Global Ties U.S.

Goldman Sachs

Google

The Holmes Organisation

Johnson + Sterling

Mr. Michael Phillip

NATO

Orbital ATK

Rational Middle Energy Series

Raytheon

Rosetta Stone

Shell

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center  

Thomson Reuters

Tomassian, Throckmorton & Inouye LLP

Turkish Cultural Foundation

UPS