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For nearly four decades, the WACA National Conference has brought World Affairs Council leaders and members to engage with top government officials, diplomats, business executives, innovators, journalists, educators, and students on the most pressing global issues and policy choices that impact our lives.

By attending this year's WACA Conference in Washington, DC, you will benefit from:

  • Expert opinions, timely insights, and audience dialogue about the United States' role in the world

  • Access to extraordinary speakers, thought leaders, and ambassadors available for local Council programming

  • Bipartisan, diverse, and inclusive perspectives on the Administration’s "America First" philosophy

  • Visits to think tanks and embassies, networking receptions, and dinners

  • Professional development, leadership training, mentoring, and peer-to-peer networking
     

 
Stay tuned for updates to our roster!
Sec. James A. Baker, III
61st U.S. Secretary of State
Vivienne Ming
Exec. Chair & Co-Founder, Socos Labs
Secretary Chuck Hagel
24th U.S. Secretary of Defense
Amanda Bennett
Director, Voice of America
Phil Karsting
Interim President and CEO, WFP USA
Sarah Chen
MP, The Billion Dollar Fund for Women
Ralf Fücks
MD, Center for Liberal Modernity
Amb. Kristen Silverberg
Executive VP, Business Roundtable
Richard Stengel
Former U.S. Under Secretary of State
Melissa D. Ho
SVP, Fresh Water and Food, WWF U.S.
John Hughes
VP, Albright Stonebridge Group
Wendy Cutler
VP, Asia Society Policy Institute
Peter Baker
Chief White House Corr., NY Times
Judith Samuelson
Vice President, The Aspen Institute
Karen Kornbluh
Director, The German Marshall Fund for the U.S.
Anna Tunkel
Global Initiatives Head, APCO Worldwide
Richard Kraemer
President, U.S.-Europe Alliance
Kimberly Flowers
Director, CSIS
Susan Schram
Senior Partner, SP Consulting
Juliane Schäuble
U.S. Correspondent, Der Tagesspiegel
Bart Oosterveld
Director, Atlantic Council
Elizabeth Rosenberg
Senior Fellow, CNAS
Yaya J. Fanusie
Adjunct Senior Fellow, CNAS
Salman Ahmed
Senior Fellow, Carnegie Endowment
Paul Salem
President, Middle East Institute
Karlyn Bowman
Senior Fellow, AEI
Thomas Wright
Director, Brookings Institution
Sarwar Kashmeri
Fellow, Foreign Policy Association
Rozlyn Engel
President, WAC New Jersey
Damir Marusic
Exec. Editor, The American Interest
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Penny Pritzker
38th U.S. Secretary of Commerce
David Abney
Chairman and CEO, UPS
Colin Powell
65th U.S. Secretary of State
Dambisa Moyo
International Economist
Thomas L. Friedman
Author and NYT Columnist
Nina Ansary
Women's Rights Advocate
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Amb. Roman Popadiuk
Chairman, WACA National Board
Bill Clifford
President and CEO, WACA
Liz Brailsford
Chief Operating Officer, WACA
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0 DAYS TO THE EVENT
The 8 Forces Reshaping the Global Economy
When
Nov 06, 11:30 AM – Nov 08, 4:00 PM
Where
The Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA
 

The Mayflower Hotel discounted block expires Tuesday, October 15!

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Mr. Matthew G. Butler               Ms. Giosetta Capriati 

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Bill Clifford, WACA President and CEO, at bclifford@worldaffairscouncils.org.