Global Fluency: Cross Cultural Communication Training to Improve Your Business

Thursday, April 8th, 2021

  • April 20, 2021
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

The World Affairs Council Upstate in partnership with Upstate SC Alliance invite you to a two day online training designed to develop strong and effective cross-cultural business skills. The current global economy calls for employees to possess the necessary skills to interact effectively with people from different cultural backgrounds.  Knowing how to market in an appropriate context, (more…)

EU-USA-CANADA Trade Triangle: A Wish List for Overcoming the Hurdles in Transatlantic Trade

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

  • April 22, 2021
    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for a discussion about the viability of negotiating a transatlantic trade agreement. We will be joined by three imminent experts, who themselves have successfully negotiated trade agreements.  Our panel will outline what It will take to achieve a trade agreement between the EU and the US and what realistically can be done in (more…)

Are you sure your business is resilient for the risks of climate change?

Thursday, March 18th, 2021

  • June 7, 2021
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Since the consequences will be experienced sooner than we all believe, we are pleased to invite you for a conversation on climate-related (security) risks with former Commander in Chief of the Dutch Armed Forces Tom Middendorp Although COVID19 is a game changer for the economy, it is unfortunately not the only one. More than 50% of the top (more…)