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UPCOMING EVENTS

We will continue to monitor the pandemic and the CDC Guidelines and are currently planning the in-person events below.  The safety of our members and guests is our top priority and we will follow all State and venue protocols for COVID-19. Masks are currently recommended for non-vaccinated attendees. Your registration indicates that you agree to adhere to all guidelines.


Attention Members: Save the date! 
July 31, 2021
2:00pm

A Midsummer Conversation on the Arctic

Join your fellow WAF members for beverages and light snacks on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 2pm at the residence of Bas Nabulsi, WAF Board Chair.

Our conversation leader will be Erica Dingman, Visiting Scholar with the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington, and Founder and Director of Arctic in Context, a multimedia web-based platform which provides an expansive and accessible overview of the Arctic.

Registration Fees:
Members: Complimentary
Guests $25
(Directions to be provided after registration)


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September 9, 2021
7:00am-9:00am
Stamford Yacht Club
World Affairs Forum Breakfast: North Korea

With Ambassador Christopher Hill

 

Registration Fees:
Premier Members: Complimentary
Basic Members $65.00
Member Guest $75.00
Public $75.00


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October 14, 2021
11:30am-1:30pm
The Stamford (Formerly the Sheraton Stamford)
World Affairs Forum Luncheon: Taiwan

With Syaru Shirley Lin

 

Registration Fees:
Premier Members: Complimentary
Basic Members $65.00
Member Guest $75.00
Public $75.00


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November 16, 2021
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ferguson Main Library Auditorium
World Affairs Forum: Global Sustainability

With Dan Esty, Hillhouse Professor, Yale University

 

Registration Fees:
Members: Complimentary
Public: $25.00


 Save the date!
December 7, 2021
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Ferguson Main Library Auditorium
World Affairs Forum: Vaccine Innovation in Global Perspective
With Dr. Philip R. Dormitzer, MD, PhD
VP & Chief Scientific Officer, RNA and Viral Vaccines - Pfizer

Registration Fees:
Members: Complimentary
Public: $25.00

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