EU Day: "Facing Tough Global Challenges"

Date: 
Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Deputy Head of the EU Delegation, Francois Rivasseau, will discuss top issues challenging the EU Today, such as counterterrorism and climate change. As members of the European Union, member-states are more connected than ever; learn how they work against these challenges as well as how the EU collaborates with the United States. This event is hosted by WorldDenver and is supported in part by the Colorado European Union Center of Excellence at Boulder, World Affairs Counsels of America, and the European Union Delegation to the USA. To visit the event at WorldDenver, go here
 
6:00 PM - Networking Reception
Enjoy live music, hosted beverages and hors d'oeuvres!
6:45 - 8:00 PM - Program and Q&A
 

World Trade Day: "Advancing Colorado Around the Globe"

Date: 
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 8:00am to 6:00pm

Imagine an international trade and investment conference with over 400 participants from across the Rocky Mountain Region with visiting delegations from around globe discussing the most innovative advanced industries in our state – advanced manufacturing, aerospace, bioscience, clean technology/energy, electronics, engineering/infrastructure, and information technology. This, all set in the most conducive venue for networking, is the 42nd Annual World Trade Day Conference hosted by the Rocky Mountain World Trade Center Institute.

Great Expectations: The Rise (and fear) of the National Front in France

By Lillian Waters
March 22 and 29 marked the 2015 Departmental Elections in France, a highly anticipated election that was primarily focused on the forecasted success of one party in particular: le Front National.
*Side note: French departments are administrative divisions and one of the three levels of French government. There are 101 departments in France, comparable to the 50 states of the U.S.*