WACA National Conference:
NAVIGATING A FRACTURED WORLD
2022 WACA National Conference
November 15-18, 2022
For nearly four decades, the WACA National Conference has brought World Affairs Council leaders and members to engage with top government officials, diplomats, business executives, innovators, journalists, educators, and students on the most pressing global issues and policy choices that impact our lives.
Attendees of the WACA 2022 National Conference in Washington, DC will benefit from:
Expert opinions, timely insights, and audience dialogue about the United States’ role in the world
Access to extraordinary speakers, thought leaders, and ambassadors available for local Council programming
Bipartisan, diverse, and inclusive perspectives on the Administration’s “America First” philosophy
Visits to think tanks and embassies, networking receptions, and dinners
Professional development, leadership training, mentoring, and peer-to-peer networking.
Register and visit the WACA Conference website for regular updates on the developing agenda, distinguished speakers, and special activities. Be sure to take advantage of Early Bird discounts, good through September 23!
WACA 2021 National Conference:
Bridging Divides at Home and Abroad
New! Embassy Row Live!
Join WACA’s Ambassadors Series, Embassy Row Live! Conversations That Bring Diplomacy to You.
A platform spotlighting distinguished diplomats discussing new ideas, policy developments, and possible solutions to critical international challenges.
WACA ENGAGE AMERICA SPEAKER SERIES:
WACA COVER to COVER:
MAY 11 ~ 2-3 PM Cover to Cover
WATCH NOW C2C 2021 PODCASTS
WACA VIRTUAL PROGRAMS:
WACA Hosted & Partnered Virtual Programs ~ EXPLORE the Archives.
SCWA Board of Directors President
José de Arimatéia da Cruz, Ph.D.
READ Dr. José de Arimatéia da Cruz latest publication on the Modern War Institute, at West Point website – Then COMMENT or CATCH him at our SCWA Monthly Programs to discuss!
FUELING INSURGENCY: LIQUIFIED NATURAL GAS, ISIS, AND GREEN BERETS IN MOZAMBIQUE /// José de Arimatéia da Cruz | 03.18.22
ALSO CHECK OUT ~Dr. José de Arimatéia da Cruz’s Contribution to the book:
Competition in Order and Progress examines the competition in statemaking between criminal enterprises (gangs, militias, and criminal armed groups) and the state. The title builds from Brazil’s motto Ordem e Progresso to capture the dynamics of state transition in Brazil’s favelas, prisons, and beyond.