We provide our community with access to a diverse group of global leaders, foreign policy experts, and leading journalists who directly share their insights on the key emerging issues and strategic U.S. relationships around the globe.


"Open Source Intelligence & Global Investigations"


Aric Toler, Bellingcat

Special Virtual Event Via Zoom Meetings

Tuesday, July 26th
10:00 am Eastern Time



Video from the program available on our World Affairs Forum YouTube channel here.


"Kosova in Perspective"

His Excellency Albin Kurti, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosova

Saturday, May 21, 2022

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Presentation at 6:30 followed by Q&A

Hosted in-person at Greenwich Academy
Massey Theater - Wallace Performing Arts Center

Virtually via livestream

Video from the program available on our World Affairs Forum YouTube channel here.



We at World Affairs Forum are glad to announce that we have joined in a partnership event with other World Affairs groups. On Tuesday, May 10th, Lech Wałęsa, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate & the first democratically elected President of Poland, will speak on freedom and democracy, and will discuss the work his foundation is doing to help Ukrainian refugees. Click here for full bio.

April 21, 2022
Screening of the movie HIVE, followed by Q&A with lead actress Yllka Gashi

Presented by Greenwich International Film Festival and the Lukaj Family Foundation


If you are interested in this film and a virtual Q&A, but you were unable to attend this event, please call us
at 203-356-0340 or email us at – if many people are interested, we will look to schedule a virtual event into the calendar.



March 17, 2022
Forum Series Virtual Event: Reimagining US-China Relations

Mr. Earl A. Carr Jr.


January 25, 2022
Forum Series Virtual Event: Mena in Focus

Hani Sabra, the Founder of Alef Advisory and the former head of the Middle East practice at Eurasia Group.


Decmeber 7, 2021
HYBRID: Forum Series – Vaccine Innovation in Global Perspective

Dr. Philip R. Dormitzer, MD, PhD
Global Head of Vaccines R&D, GSK



November 16, 2021
HYBRID: Forum Series – Public Libraries: Global Sustainability

Dan Esty
Hillhouse Professor, Yale University


October 14, 2021
Ambassadors Roundtable: Taiwan in Focus

Syaru Shirley Lin
Compton Visiting Professor in
World Politics at the Miller Center, UVA

September 9, 2021
North Korea in Focus
Ambassador Christopher Hill

July 31, 2021
A Midsummer Conversation on the Arctic

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.


For upcoming programs, please visit our home page.

June 16, 2021

Faith & Foreign Policy:
Religion in Statecraft


May 13, 2021

Cyber Security


Resident Fellow, The American Enterprise Institute


January 26, 2021

International Agreements as Political Tools


Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, Yale School of Law

April 7, 2021

The End of the Merkel Era: What It Means for Transatlantic Relations


Senior Fellow - Foreign Policy, Center on the United States & Europe, Fritz Stern Chair on Germany and trans-Atlantic Relations,  The Brookings Institution

March 17, 2021

The Basel Committee & the Costs of Banking


Former Secretary General, The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision

Chair, International Financial Reporting Standards Advisory Council

December 9, 2020

Moral Money: A Green Shift


Editor-at-Large and Chair of Editorial at the Financial Times

February 16, 2021

Building Trust in a New World


Director, Directorate for Financial & Enterprise Affairs at the Organization for Economic Co-operation & Development (OECD)

November 18, 2020

U.S. Foreign Policy After January 20, 2021


Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution