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February 2024

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Podcast Episode: Citizen Diplomacy Day & IVLP with Global Ties U.S.

February 15 - February 29

Global Minnesota’s Professional Exchanges program brings the world to Minnesota by connecting international visitors from all over the globe with their professional counterparts throughout the state. One of the most important organizations that helps facilitate this process is called Global Ties U.S. On this episode, hear from Katherine A. Brown,...

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Insights on Kosovo with Ambassador Dugolli

February 29 @ 4:00 pm CST
Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Wilkins Room 2nd Floor, 301 19th Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55455

This event is AT CAPACITY! Please contact our Events Manager Katie Kelley at kkelley@globalminnesota.org with any questions. The southeast European nation of Kosovo has maintained a close relationship with the United States since its independence in 2008. With rising GDP and tensions in the region, what are the obstacles and...

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March 2024

Free

Edina Great Decisions: Mideast Realignment

March 4 @ 4:00 pm CST
Edina Community Center, 5701 Normandale Rd
Edina, MN 55424 United States

The United States and Middle East are at a crossroads. In spite of a reduced presence in the Middle East, the U.S. still has significant national interests in the region. Can the U.S. continue to defend its priorities in the Middle East and globally with a lower level of military...

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Get To Know Global Minnesota

March 5 @ 5:30 pm CST
Global Minnesota, 1901 University Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

This event is being held in-person and is open to everyone. New members and potential members are encouraged to attend!  Come discover what Global Minnesota has to offer! Visit the Global Minnesota office to learn about our programming, sign up for our weekly newsletters, and learn what membership is all...

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2024 High School Academic WorldQuest Competition

March 13 @ 3:00 pm CDT
Mall of America: Parkview Meeting & Event Center, 390 North Garden
Bloomington, MN 55425 United States

This event is now AT CAPACITY. Please email Sylvia Oxenham, K-12 Education Manager with any questions.  Test your students’ global IQ at our annual international knowledge competition for high school students – Academic WorldQuest. This FREE event challenges high school students across the state of Minnesota in a fun and interactive manner...

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Great Decisions: Climate Technology & Competition

March 13 @ 5:30 pm CDT
The Woman’s Club of Minneapolis, 410 Oak Grove St
Minneapolis, 55403

This free event is being held in-person and is open to everyone. An optional dinner will start at 7:15 following the presentation. The dinner is $25 for Woman's Club members and $30 for non-members (plus service fee and taxes). Will the U.S. and other leading countries approach climate initiatives with...

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SDG Roundtable: Resilience in a Water-Challenged World

March 21 @ 9:00 am CDT
Cargill, 15407 McGinty Road West
Wayzata, 55391 United States

This free event is being held in-person and virtually and is open to everyone. The world's water challenges seem to be getting worse. Water scarcity has become acute in some parts of the world, while floods and storm surges occur with greater frequency in others. Businesses are watching closely to...

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$10 – $20

Global Social with Young Leaders of the Americas and Entrepreneurs

March 27 @ 6:00 pm CDT
KNOCK, Inc., 1307 Glenwood Ave.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55405

Early-bird special! Registration is open for Global Minnesota members and their guests until March 1. This event is being held in-person.  Join us to welcome the next generation of international professionals! Don't miss the next Global Social featuring the Young Leaders of the Americas and a visiting group of entrepreneurs...

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April 2024

Free

Strategic Alliances: Belarus & European Politics

April 10 @ 5:30 pm CDT
Wilder Foundation, 451 Lexington Pkwy N
Saint Paul, MN 55104 United States

This free event is being held in-person and is open to everyone.  Ambassador Andrei Sannikov might be most well-known for his vocal criticism of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, but the exiled politician is also an accomplished author, human rights advocate, and negotiator. As a former Deputy Foreign Minister of Belarus,...

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May 2024

2024 Gala: Come Sail Away

May 18 @ 5:30 pm CDT
Metropolitan Ballroom & Clubroom, 5418 Wayzata Blvd.
Golden Valley, MN 55416

Registration now OPEN for tables and sponsorships! This event is being held in-person and is open to everyone. Individual tickets will be available in March. Discover the charms of port cities around the world, with stops in Cape Town, Mumbai, Rio de Janeiro, Stockholm, and Sydney! Navigate the globe with...

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