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A message from the Global Philadelphia Association                        October 19 to October 25, 2015       
For sponsorship opportunities for a global event or the Closing Ceremony contact Dana Wiley

Philly Circles the Globe – A 2015 State of Young Philly Event
Monday, October 19, 2015 
Advocacy, Education, Heritage

Critical Global Conversations - Free Trade Agreements and Multilateralism: The Next Frontier for the EU and the US
Monday, October 19, 2015 
Commerce, Education

Pursuing Human Rights Panel Discussion
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 

State of Young Involved Philadelphians: Giving Them the World: Creating Global Citizens, One Philadelphian at a Time
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Education, Heritage

USA's 250th in PHL: 2026 (LUNCH @ PHL CITY COUNCIL)
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 
Education, Heritage

Welcome to Greater Philadelphia
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 

2015 Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange (GPLEX): Changing Approaches to Leadership in Greater Philadelphia
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - Friday, October 23, 2015 
20th Annual United Nations Day in Pennsylvania: Urban Development and the Sustainable Development Goals
Thursday, October 22, 2015 

Urban Bush Women
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - Saturday, October 24, 2015
Arts, Advocacy, Heritage

Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival Preview
Thursday, October 22, 2015 
Arts, Heritage

Boo at the Zoo
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - Sunday, October 25, 2015 
Arts, Education

Celebrate Peace for UN70 – Join us as we Play and Pray for Peace Together
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Education, Heritage

Stephen Bruce, Celebrity Artist Talk Meet & Greet: Art Show and Gallery Talk
Saturday, October 24, 2015 
Art, Science & Tech

Stephen Bruce: Creativity - The Nexus of Art and Science (Art Talk)
Sunday, October 25, 2015 
Art. Science & Tech

Words Adorned: Classical Arab Music and Poetry Reading
Sunday, October 25, 2015 
Arts, Heritage
*Please contact Dana Wiley if your event information has changed and requires updating on our website and related materials e.g., date and time.
Global Philadelphia is proud to be partnering with our members for three SOYP events. SOYP is an annual event series held in the fall that brings together over 50 organizations and 1,000 young professionals, elected officials, and organizational leaders to examine the current state of young Philadelphia and to ask what we can all do to improve our beloved city
Do you know there is a French International School at Philadelphia? Come and visit the school on Oct 27th!
There is also a talented group of French artists to discover, with of course French food during the Thé Gourmand!

 RSVP directly before Oct 17th!
Category Highlight
Science & Technology
Innovation has been a priority of Philadelphia since its inception. With ChemTech International on board as a member as well as the Wagner Free Institute of Science, the inaugural events of the Science & Technology category are booming, giving rise to Philadelphia for a time of great revival and transformation.
Sylvie Gallier Howard
GPA Major Supporter
Penn State Great Valley School of Graduate Professional Studies 
Now in its fifth decade, Penn State Great Valley’s School of Graduate Professional Studies is a leader in providing professional graduate programs, continuing education and professional development in the fields of Engineering, Information Science, Leadership, Technology, and Management. Penn State Great Valley is committed to providing high quality, innovative, and technologically progressive opportunities for lifelong learning through convenient, competitively priced, and technically advanced programming that improves the career potential and enhances the work effectiveness of their students and graduates.

Read more about  Penn State Great Valley’s School of Graduate Professional Studies here
World Heritage City Symposium

On October 8th GPA hosted our World Heritage City Symposium. The symposium was designed to produce a heightened awareness of the benefits of Philadelphia's becoming a World Heritage City and taking its place in the global community.  
GlobalPhilly 2015 Passport

You can pick up your very own GlobalPhilly 2015 Passport at the following locations.
  • University City Science Center
  • City Hall Visitor's Office
  • E-Moderne Gallery
  • Reading Terminal Market
  • Mayor's Office of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
  • WHYY
  • Penn Museum
  • Alliance Française de Philadelphie
  • Independence Charter School 
  • National Constitution Center 
  • Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
  • Shofuso Japanese House and Gardens
  • Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
  • Global Interdependence Center 
  • Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce
  • Foreign Policy Research Institute
  • Chamounix Mansion
  • The Bazemore Gallery
  • Select Greater Philadelphia
  • Al Dia Newsmedia
  • Eisenhower Fellowships
  • E Moderne Gallery
  • Philadelphia Zoo 
  • Temple Fox School of Business 
  • Temple School of International Affairs 
  • Penn Language Center
  • Penn South Asia Center
  • Penn Middle East Center
  • Wistar Institute
  • Lauder Institute
  • Campus Philly
  • Opera Philadelphia
  • Wagner Free Institute
To view the passport 
online click here.
Thank You 

For being a proud sponsor of GlobalPhilly 2015

We want to thank our generous sponsors for making this event possible and for showing their commitment to our Global communities! 






Learn more about our sponsors here

And thank you to our media partners for communicating our message to our global city!


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