The World Affairs Council of Las Vegas is a non-profit (501c3) non-partisan member organization of the World Affairs Councils of America and Global Ties US. We are one of over 100 grassroots organizations across 40 states and the District of Columbia dedicated to engaging and educating Americans on international affairs and foreign policy and promoting foreign exchanges.
Our mission of "enhancing global understanding" focuses on the development and execution of programs that benefit education, business, and government within Southern Nevada. We maintain an open membership policy and strive to find opportunities for anyone that wishes to volunteer. Click here to learn how we offer opportunities for you and the community!
SOUTHEAST ASIA & THE WORLD
PROMISING FUTURE -- CURRENT CHALLENGES
October 29-30, 2014
Join us for a one-day conference on an increasingly important region that, together with neighboring China, India and Japan, makes up the fastest growing segment of the global economy. The conference will be preceded by an evening artistic event on October 29th. Details to follow.
Invest in Macedonia: A New Business Gateway to Europe
November 7, 2014
The World Affairs Council of Las Vegas supports the Republic of Macedonia for an executive luncheon meeting featuring the Macedonian Prime Minister, His Excellency Nikola Grouevski. At this event, which is hosted by the Prime Minister, he and members of his delegation will describe their country’s growing role as a home base for international companies wishing to initiate or expand their manufacturing, trading, services, or other business with Europe, the Middle East, and beyond.
EVENT SEATING IS LIMITED TO 60!
2nd Annual International Trade Summit November 17 - 18, 2014
WACLV is proud to sponsor the International Trade Summit (ITS) Las Vegas. This event will offer real time networking opportunities with key government officials and business executives from Nevada and around the world to assist in business expansion and enhanced international engagement.
Register By Oct. 15th and SAVE $100.
2014 National Conference
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2014 Spotlight on Turkey
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