KQV Global Press Conference
Why ASEAN matters to the United States
September 6, 2014
This half-hour radio program will feature Amb. David Carden, Partner-in-Charge of Asia, Jones Day and Former U.S. Ambassador to the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). He will discuss "Why ASEAN matters to the United States” with host Council President, Dr. Steven E. Sokol.
In the Hot Seat and Video Conference
Dr. Jessica Tuchman Mathews: Iran, Iraq, and the Greater Middle East
September 9, 2014
For this event, students at Cornell High School will unpack the current situation in the region by hosting a talk-show style discussion with Dr. Mathews. Dr. Steven E. Sokol, President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, will facilitate the session. Up to five interactive video conference sites can participate and submit questions prior to the program.
Engaging Iran: A New Way Forward?
September 9, 2014
What are the next steps in negotiating an agreement with Iran? Join two of the country’s preeminent foreign policy experts — who both serve as advisory members of The Iran Project — for an analysis of one of the most significant geopolitical challenges of the 21st century.
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A Panel Discussion and Video Conference for High School Students
April 23, 2013
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Videoconference and Woodland Hills High School, 2550 Greensburg Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Do you hope to be successful in an interdependent world?
Today’s students will enter a global and diverse workforce where the need for employees who can speak world languages and can collaborate cross-culturally is imperative. Whether you plan to work abroad or to never leave your hometown, globalization will bring the world to you. No matter what field you’re considering, our changing world means that you will need new skills and knowledge to be competitive and successful in the future.
Hear from a panel of prominent international business leaders -- and interact with your peers locally and internationally -- to learn about intercultural skills, critical languages, new business practices, exciting international careers, and the changing global marketplace.
The world is changing…are you ready?
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