Minnesota International Center - A World Affairs Council



MIC Events

error enRoute to a Global Mindset: Global Business Savvy
Monday, August 31; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Where: Surly Brewing Company, Scheid Hall, 520 Malcolm Avenue SE, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC members, corporate members and students $10; Nonmembers $20; advance registration requested

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error Global Conversations: Sectarianism in the Middle East
Wednesday, September 9; 5:30 A - 7:30 P
Where: Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
Free and open to the public; advance registration requested

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error GlobalSocial with International Visitors
Monday, September 14; 5:30 - 7:30 P
Where: Northrop, Lindahl Founders Room, 84 Church Street SE, Minneapolis
Free for MIC members and their guests only; advance registration required

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error The U.S. and Morocco: Important Allies
Wednesday, September 16; 11:30 A - 1:30 P
Where: Windows on Minnesota, 50th floor IDS Center, 80 South 8th Street, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC members $45; Nonmembers $60; Corporate tables $450; advance registration required

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error Great Decisions Conference: Human Trafficking in the 21st Century
Friday, October 9; 8:30 A - 2 P
Where: Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC members $15; Nonmembers $30; free for student with a valid student I.D.; advance registration required; includes continental breakfast and individual boxed lunch

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Cosponsored Events

error Security Issues and Urban Development in Japan
Tuesday, September 15; 7:45 A
A group of individuals who have consistently made efforts to convey the strengths and appeal of Japan has been dispatched to the US. The members are drawn from a variety of backgrounds, including a former ambassador, a trading company employee, a female entrepreneur, and a student.
Where: Dorsey & Whitney, 50 S 6th Street, Minneapolis
Cost: MIC and JASM members $10; Nonmembers $15; Students FREE
Breakfast included. Advance registration required

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error Living With Iran in a Post-Nuclear Agreement World
Wednesday, September 23; 12 noon - 1:45 P
Speaker:
Dr. William O. Beeman, Professor and Chair, Dept. of Anthropology, U of M
Where: Town & Country Club, 300 Mississippi River Blvd. North, St. Paul, located immediately on the St. Paul side of the Marshall-Lake Avenue Bridge
Cost: $30. Students are welcome at a 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 e-mail your registration to pogopen@usfamily.net or call 651-483-4692.  For planning and space reasons we must have reservations no later than Monday, Sept. 21.

error Winning Strategies for Navigating China's New Normal
Thursday, September 24; 7:30 - 9:30 A
Panelists:
Chris Homeister, Chief Executive Officer, The Tile Shop; Steve Mahon, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, MTS Systems Corporation; Mark Plum, Director, East West Associates Inc. and past Asia Pacific President, Briggs & Stratton
Where: Fredrikson & Byron, 200 South Sixth Street, Suite 4000, Minneapolis
Free; Advanced registration required
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error China Town Hall Forum
Monday, October 5

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error South American Trade Forum (SATF)
Wednesday, October 28; 8:00 A - 5:00 P
An annual event that convenes diplomats, government officials, business leaders, and members of the community interested in promoting bilateral trade between Minnesota and South America.
Where: Minneapolis Event Center, 212 2nd Street SE, Minneapolis
Cost: SAFT and Trade Show $200; SAFT only $170; Cultural Exhibition only $50
Advance registration required

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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.