Minnesota International Center - A World Affairs Council



MIC Events

error Global Conversations - China's Foreign Policy
Wednesday, September 10; 5:30 - 7:30 P (Find out more and link to registration)
Where: Minneapolis Central Library, Mary and David Doty Board Room, 2nd Floor, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis. Pay parking is available in the library's ramp.
Cost: Free and open to all
Advance registration requested

error Google: Freedom and Power in the Digital Age
EDUCATOR WORKSHOP (Find out more and link to registration)
Wednesday, September 17; 3:00 - 5:00 P
Speaker: Ben Blink, senior public policy analyst at Google
Where: Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Room 180301, 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis. Pay parking available across the street in the 19th Avenue Ramp
Cost: FREE
Advance registration REQUIRED

error Google: Freedom and Power in the Digital Age
PUBLIC PROGRAM (Find out more and link to registration)
Wednesday, September 17; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Where:, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, Cowles Auditorium, 301 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis. Pay parking available across the street in the 19th Avenue Ramp
Cost: MIC members/corporate members/students FREE; Non-members $10
Advance registration REQUIRED

error GlobalSocial with 23 International Visitors (Find out more and link to registration)
For MIC Members and Guests ONLY
Thursday, September 25; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Where: Minneapolis Club, Main Dining Room, 3rd Floor, 729 2nd Avenue S, Minneapolis.
Parking in adjacent ramp

Cost: FREE, complimentary hors d'oeuvres and soft drinks; cash bar available
Advance registration REQUIRED

error A Night in Havana
Sunday, October 5; 7:30 P
Nachito Herrera and his Cuban Orchestra - with Dance Floor!
Where: Ordway Center for the Arts 345 Washington Street, St. Paul
Cost: Tickets start at $23. For $10 off tickets*, use promocode: NACHITOSPECIAL
To purchase: Visit ordway.org or call 651.114.4222.

*Limit 4 tickets. Offer expires 9.26.2014. Not valid on previous ticket purchases or with other discounts. Subject to availability.

error What Does the Future Hold for Cuba-U.S. Relations?
(Find out more and link to registration)
Monday, October 6; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Speaker: Dr. José Ramón Cabañas, Chief of Mission, Cuban Interests Section, Washington, D.C.
Where: University of St. Thomas, Thornton Auditorium, 1000 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC members, corporate members, cosponsors and students $5;
Non-members $15.
Advance registration REQUIRED

error Great Decisions Conference - Energy Independence
(Find out more and link to registration)
Friday, October 10; registration 8:30 A; Conference 9:00 A - 2:00 P
Where: Carlson School of Management, 3M Auditorium, 321 19th Avenue S, Minneapolis
Cost: Register NOW through September 19 to receive the EARLY BIRD SPECIAL rates of
MIC members $35; Non-members $50
After September 19, MIC members $45; Non-members $60

Students $10 at any time
(all rates include continental breakfast and individual boxed lunch)
Conference special: $100, includes conference registration and basic MIC membership (a $75 value)
Advance registration REQUIRED

Save these Dates:
October 16: China Town Hall Forum
November 12: Global Conversations - Turkey's Challenges
December 5: WorldQuest
December 10: Global Conversations - Israel & the U.S.


Watch for details as they become available

Cosponsored Events

error Challenges for the United States: German Cooperation in a Globalized World
Friday, September 5; 6:30 - 8:30 P
Speaker: Ambassador Thomas Mattussek, Managing Director of Deutsche Bank's Herrausen Foundation
Where: Germanic American Institute, 301 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
Cost: GACC Midwest, Minnesota Chapter members and MIC members $30; Non-members $40
Find out more and link to registration

error AFSA Luncheon
Wednesday, September 10; 12 noon - 1:45 P
Speaker: Alexandra Spieldoch, executive director, Compatible Technology International
Where: Town and Country Club, 300 Mississippi River Boulevard N, St. Paul
Cost: $30. Students welcome at the reduced price of $15. Preferred method of registration is to mail your check made out to AFSA to Molly Harris, 4 Cardinal Lane, North Oaks, MN 55127. You may also email your registration to pogopen@usfamily.net or call 651.483.4692.

error Berlin Now: The City After The Wall
Thursday, September 11; 6:30 - 8:30 P
Speaker: Peter Schneider will discuss his book
Where: Germanic American Institute, 301 Summit Avenue, St. Paul
Cost: GACC Midwest, Minnesota Chapter members and MIC members $30; Non-members $35. Hors d'oeuvres and wine will be served
Find out more and link to registration


error America and the World 2015
November 5 - 7, 2014
World Affairs Councils of America National Conference

Register here

 SAVE THE DATE FOR WORLDQUEST
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5

To register for an MIC Event, click on the registration link.

For more information or to register for Cosponsored Events, click on the relevant link.  Please note that MIC does NOT take registration for cosponsored events. Registration, if necessary, is handled by the presenting organization.