Upcoming Events

U.S. and Iran: Endless Enemies?

In December, the Montana World Affairs Council hosted former ambassador John Limbert, a survivor of the 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis, to speak about the history of US-Iranian relations, and where we can go from here. Thank you for everyone who joined us for this enlightening discussion! Check our “upcoming events” page to view more events hosted by the Montana World Affairs Council.

December 13th at 7:00 pm at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel.

 

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Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Sinan Ciddi on Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian Civil War

Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian Civil War: A Dubious Ally

Join the Montana World Affairs Council for an engaging community discussion about some of the world’s most pressing current issues. Distinguished speaker Dr. Sinan Ciddi, Director of the Institute for Turkish Studies at Georgetown University, will share his expertise on Turkey, ISIS, and the Syrian Civil War with the Missoula community on October 23rd at 7:30 pm at the Double Tree hotel. Please join us in attending a wine and beverage reception before the event at 6:30 pm, which is included in the ticket price.

$15 – General Admission
$10 – MWAC Members
FREE – Students (with ID)

This evening of critical discussion is one you won’t want to miss. See you there!

Purchase tickets for the event & RSPV on Facebook.

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EU in the US Panels September 7 (Missoula) & 8 (Helena)

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The Montana World Affairs Council with the World Affairs Councils of America and the Delegation of the European Union to the US presents the EU in the US: Transatlantic Opportunities Panel to the communities in both Missoula and Helena, MT. The panel will discuss the impact of Brexit, future of the EU, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, and Montana’s business with the European Union. Join us for this exclusive opportunity to hear from some of Montana’s foremost experts on the EU in the US.

September 7th in Missoula – an Evening Program and Wine Reception
6:30pm wine reception, 7:00pm program commences
Where: The Crystal Theater
515 S. Higgins Ave., Missoula, MT 59801
Students get in free.

Missoula panelists:
Keynote Speaker, William T. Northey – Chief Investment Officer at U.S. Bank
Dr. Abhishek Chatterjee – Professor of International & Comparative Politics and International Political Economy at the University of Montana
Jon Aliri – Economist, Professor of Contemporary Economic Policy and Macroeconomics at the University of Montana, and Owner of the UC Bookstore
Steven Maly –  host of Global Positioning, Global Civics Roundtables, and board member at World Montana

September 8th in Helena – A Fireside Chat and Lunch
Noon-1:30 pm
Where: The RAD Lower Campus Center
Carroll College Helena, MT 59625
Lunch is $10 for students, and $15 for the community. RSVP to Michele or Alex at info@montanaworldaffairs.org or (406) 728-3328.

Helena panelists:
Keynote Speaker, British Consul General Andrew Whittaker
William T. Northey – Chief Investment Officer at U.S. Bank
Jon Aliri – Economist, Professor of Contemporary Economic Policy and Macroeconomics at the University of Montana, and Owner of the UC Bookstore
Steven Maly – host of Global Positioning, Global Civics Roundtables, and board member at World Montana

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