Speakers Archive

 2020-21 Events Online
2020-21 Events Online

Worcester World Affairs Council events during the 2020-21 program year will be held remotely via Zoom. Advanced registration is required for each individual attending. The schedule is under development and details will be posted when they are available.

Ronak Desai at Worcester World Affairs Council
Ronak Desai at Worcester World Affairs Council

"India." This event is being rescheduled.

Eitan Peled at Worcester World Affairs Council
Eitan Peled at Worcester World Affairs Council

Migration and Human Trafficking with Eitan Peled, UNICEF USA Child Migration & Protection Program Manager

Angela Stent at Worcester World Affairs Council
Angela Stent at Worcester World Affairs Council

"Putin’s World: Russia Against the West and with the Rest" with Angela Stent, Georgetown University

Kelly Sims Gallagher at Worcester World Affairs Council
Kelly Sims Gallagher at Worcester World Affairs Council

"US and China Climate Policy," with Kelly Sims Gallagher, The Fletcher School, Tufts University

Laura M. Delgado López at Worcester World Affairs Council
Laura M. Delgado López at Worcester World Affairs Council

"Space as a Global Affair: Issues at the Crossroads of Science, National Policy and International Affairs" with Laura M. Delgado López, Science Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters

Lisel Hintz at Worcester World Affairs Council
Lisel Hintz at Worcester World Affairs Council

"Turkey-U.S. Relationship Status in the Trump Era: It's Complicated" with Lisel Hintz, Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies

 WWAC Welcome & Zoom Test
WWAC Welcome & Zoom Test

A brief session for Worcester World Affairs Council members to test connections to our Zoom meetings. Registration required to receive the meeting link.

Michael Butler at Worcester World Affairs Council
Michael Butler at Worcester World Affairs Council

"New Decade, New Dilemmas? Contemporary Challenges for U.S. National Security," with Michael Butler from Clark University

Miko Peled at Worcester World Affairs Council
Miko Peled at Worcester World Affairs Council

“A New Paradigm - The Keys to Peace in Israel/Palestine” with Miko Peled

Daniel Maxwell at Worcester World Affairs Council
Daniel Maxwell at Worcester World Affairs Council

“Famine and Conflicts Around the World” with Daniel Maxwell, Tufts University

Eric Farnsworth at Worcester World Affairs Council
Eric Farnsworth at Worcester World Affairs Council

"US Relations with Latin America: From Where We Are to Where We Want to Go" with Eric Farnsworth, Vice President, Council of the Americas

Torrey Taussig at Worcester World Affairs Council
Torrey Taussig at Worcester World Affairs Council

"Trans-Atlantic Relations in the Age of Trump" with Torrey Taussig, Harvard University Kennedy School

Joseph Cirincione at Worcester World Affairs Council
Joseph Cirincione at Worcester World Affairs Council

"Nuclear Disarmament and North Korea" by Joseph Cirincione, Ploughshares Fund

Peter Dutton at Worcester World Affairs Council
Peter Dutton at Worcester World Affairs Council

"China and South China Seas" with Peter Dutton, US Naval War College

Mireya Solís
Mireya Solís

“Japan and Trade” with Mireya Solís, The Brookings Institution

Dipayan Ghosh
Dipayan Ghosh

“A New Digital Social Contact: Regulating Tech to Promote Consumer Interests” with Dipayan Ghosh, Pozen Fellow, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Scott Moore
Scott Moore

"The Future of Water Conflict" with Scott Moore, University of Pennsylvania

David M. Shribman
David M. Shribman

"A Short History of Truth" with David M. Shribman,
Executive Editor and Vice-President, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Elisabeth Reynolds
Elisabeth Reynolds

"Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work" with Elisabeth Reynolds, MIT Industrial Performance Center

The Worcester World Affairs Council is proud to have hosted a number of illustrious speakers.

Visit our Upcoming Events page for topics, speaker bios, dates and locations for future events. 

A summary of recent and upcoming speakers is below. Click here for a list of previous speakers by season.

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