WorldChicago Coffee Conversations, An Affiliate Event of Chicago Ideas Week
"Religious Pluralism: Perspectives from Pakistan"
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Chicago Cultural Center
1st Floor, Garland Room
78 E. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
WorldChicago will host a public forum for community leaders from Pakistan who will address issues related to religious pluralism in Pakistan. They will be exploring this issue in the U.S. as participants in a program sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad. Q & A to follow.
Continental breakfast will be provided.
Cost & Registration: WorldChicago members, free
Members, contact Lexy Gore to register at (312) 254-1800 x103 or Lgore@worldchicago.org
Non-member Registration: $10 per person
International Trade Club of Chicago Fall Trade Lecture and Business Networking Reception
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The John Marshall Law School, Suite 1200
315 S. Plymouth Court
Chicago, IL 60604
5:00pm: Lecture / Q&A
In cooperation with The John Marshall Law School Center for International Law and WorldChicago.
Join the international business community for a stimulating presentation followed by cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. Enjoy a lecture by featured speaker, Nicholas Kralev, author of America's Other Army: The U.S. Foreign Service and 21st Century Diplomacy
, journalist, lecturer and founder of Center on the Practice of Diplomacy.
Cost: $25 members of ITCC, WorldChicago***, The John Marshall Law School faculty and staff
***WorldChicago members, contact Karolina Maslanka at email@example.com
for the discount code.
$40 non-members, register here
WorldChicago Young Internationals Event
Open to young professionals and those young at heart!
"Traditional Asian Ink Painting Class"
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Lillstreet Art Center, 4401 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640
After learning the basic brush strokes of tradition Asian ink painting, each participant will go home with 4 small paintings of bamboo, plum blossom, chrysanthemum and orchid. The four flowers represent the four seasons and are traditionally compared to Confucius "gentleman." The class will be taught by Lillstreet instructor, Allison Svoboda.
Includes wine & cheese.
Note: Limited class capacity. Register early!
Register here: $25 per person