Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

December 2017

WorldQuest International Trivia Competition

December 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm CST
McNamara Alumni Center – University of Minnesota, 200 Oak St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Registration for this event is closed. Be part of our annual battle of international wits, WorldQuest international trivia competition. One of the most anticipated events of the year, WorldQuest challenges teams of eight to correctly answer multiple-choice questions on a variety of international topics including flags, capitals, geography, people in the...

Learn More »

$30

Global Trade Networking

December 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm CST
CRAVE – Hennepin Ave, 825 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55402 United States

Registration for this event is closed. If you would like to attend, please contact JB Scherpelz. Since January 1, 1994, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has significantly affected its three signatories: Canada, Mexico, and the United States. While the current agreement is under a renegotiation process, Minnesota companies are...

Learn More »

Free

Global Conversations St. Paul: Venezuela and Latin America’s Political Pendulum

December 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm CST
Landmark Center, 75 5th St. W
St. Paul, MN 55102

Event registration is closed, but walk-ins are welcome. Join us to learn more about the direction of politics in Latin America and the impact of populism across the continent.  The forces of change have more to do with socio-economics than ideology. Dramatic economic and political crises have coincided in countries...

Learn More »

Free

Global Conversations Mpls: Venezuela and Latin America’s Political Pendulum

December 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm CST
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

Event registration is closed, but walk-ins are welcome. Join us to learn more about the direction of politics in Latin America and the impact of populism across the continent.  The forces of change have more to do with socio-economics than ideology. Dramatic economic and political crises have coincided in countries...

Learn More »

Free

Canada’s Approach to Immigration, Citizenship, and Refugee Resettlement

December 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm CST

Registration for this event is sold out. Walk-ins are welcome to watch a simulcast of the program in the adjacent Forum.   The Honorable Ahmed D. Hussen is a Member of Parliament and was appointed as Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in January 2017. He...

Learn More »

January 2018
Free

Urban Expedition: Bulgaria

January 21 @ 1:00 pm CST
Landmark Center, Main Floor Atrium, 75 5th St. W
St. Paul, MN 55102

Travel the globe without ever leaving the state, with Urban Expedition! Designed for everyone to enjoy, Urban Expedition offers the opportunity to learn about the world right in St. Paul. With a focus on a different destination country, each program in the series provides authentic cultural experiences that include music, dance, crafts, and traditions....

Learn More »

$10

U.S. Foreign Policy Update 2018

January 23 @ 6:00 pm CST
Hennepin County Library – Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55401 United States

This event is SOLD OUT. Registration is now closed. Join us for the ever-popular annual U.S. Foreign Policy Update with Diplomat in Residence and former career Foreign Service Officer, Tom Hanson. Tom will explore and explain the latest foreign policy developments, trends, and challenges facing the U.S. and President Trump...

Learn More »

February 2018
Free

2018 Academic WorldQuest

February 7 @ 3:30 pm CST
Great Hall – Coffman Memorial Union, 300 Washington Ave. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

This event is for high school students only! Test your students’ global IQ at our annual international knowledge competition for high school students. This FREE knowledge competition challenges high school students in a fun and interactive manner to think globally about critical issues facing the U.S. and the world. The winning team and their coach win...

Learn More »

Free

Urban Expedition: Japan

February 11 @ 1:00 pm CST
Landmark Center, Main Floor Atrium, 75 5th St. W
St. Paul, MN 55102

Explore the globe with Urban Expedition! Designed for everyone to enjoy, Urban Expedition offers the opportunity to learn about the world right in St. Paul. With a focus on a different destination country, each program in the series provides authentic cultural experiences that include music, dance, crafts, and traditions. It’s an ideal event for...

Learn More »

Free

Business Strategies for China and Southeast Asia

February 14 @ 7:30 am CST
Wells Fargo, 550 S 4th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Online registration is closed. If you'd like to inquire about space availability for this program, please call us at 612.625.1662. With deep political, strategic, and economic ties to one another, China and Southeast Asia hold an important position in the international sphere. As the region continues to experience financial growth, understanding...

Learn More »

+ Export Events