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Senator Mitchell to Keynote WACA Conference  

America and Global Megatrends
November 16-18, 2016

Conference Registration
Save up to $100 by taking advantage of early-bird rates through September 9 .

New this year!  REGISTRATION REWARDS: For every five paid registrations from an individual Council community, WACA will provide free admission to a sixth individual designated by the Council CEO. 

Check out our conference registration page! From the bar at the top you can find all conference information, and you can also book your hotel room at WACA's special group rates at the The Capital Hilton (details are also provided below). 

Keynote Speakers

Opening Dinner Keynote

George J. Mitchell 
Former Senator, United States Government

Ambassadors Luncheon Keynote

David Abney
Chairman and CEO

Leadership Day Keynote

Ambassador Barbara Stephenson
President, American Foreign Service Assn.

Carl Gershman

National Endowment for Democracy

Think Tank Off-site Visits (more to come) 

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy  
Syria: Arab and Islamic Politics
Andrew J. Tabler
Martin J. Gross Fellow

Experts to be announced

Diplomatic Receptions  (more to come)  

H.E. Hunaina Al Mughairy 
Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman

1918 Society Choose ONE of the following (first come first served)

Open to  35 members of the 1918 Society.

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy

Friday, Nov. 18, at 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Open to  20 members of the 1918 Society (fully booked, but contact us for wait list).

Friday, Nov. 18, at 2:00 - 5:00 PM
The above program is not finalized; more speakers and details will be added on a weekly basis.

The WACA 2016 National Conference is sponsored by:
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The World Affairs Councils of America 

1200 18th St., NW, Suite 902, Washington, DC 20036

Phone (202) 833-4557  Fax (202) 833-4555

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