Arts & Culture

Royal Fables India: Fashion Show

India U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Inc., South Florida hosted Royal Fables India, a delegation of fashion designers on their first visit to Miami. Designers included Charu Parashar, who is also active with Nobility for Ability foundation providing women in India with education and employment opportunities. This event was supported by Leadership Committee. April 29, 2018.

Luncheon: India's Ambassador to the U.S.

India-U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Inc., South Florida and Akerman, LLP hosted His Excellency Navtej Sarna, Ambassador of India to the United States. Prominent guest speakers included The Honorable Francis Suarez, Mayor of Miami. This event was managed by the Leadership Committee. January 31, 2018.

Venezuelan Art Exhbition in Support of UNICEF Venezuela

Children's Benefit Fund, a philanthropic program under ABS Community Research sponsored an exhibition of prominent Venezuelan artists including Carlos Cruz-Diaz and Jesus Rafael Soto in advocacy for UNICEF Venezuela and their crucial support to children in Venezuela who are struggling to survive. This was UNICEF USA - Florida's first event in Miami. October 27, 2017.

"Dunkirk": British Consulate Screening

The British Consulate in Miami hosted a complimentary screening of the historical film "Dunkirk." This screening was supported by Global Ties Miami and World Affairs Council of Greater Miami. July 20, 2017.

Trade Mission to Argentina: Results & Expectations

World Affairs Council of Greater Miami managed an event addressing "Governor Scott's Trade Mission to Argentina: Results and Expectations." Speakers included Ambassador Marcelo Martin Giusto, Consul General of Argentina to Miami and Manny Mencia, SVP of International Trade & Development, Enterprise Florida who led the delegation with Governor Rick Scott of Florida. This event was hosted by Akerman LLP. June 23, 2017.

AJC Consular Corps Luncheon

American Jewish Committee - Greater Miami/ Broward hosted a luncheon for the Consular Corps of Miami, with special guest speaker Jason Isaacson, Director, AJC Office of Government and International Affairs. This event was supported by The Shalom Show on TV and World Affairs Council of Greater Miami. March 13, 2017.

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart

U.S. Global Leadership Coalition hosted Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart as keynote speaker and a prominent panel: "America's Global Leadership Forum: What's At Stake for Florida." This event was supported by American Jewish Committee - Greater Miami/Broward and World Affairs Council of Greater Miami. February 21, 2017.

Latin American Presidential Dinner

In partnership with Mision Presidencial LatinoAmericana and Global Peace Foundation, hosted a dinner party for former Presidents of Guatemala, His Excellency Alvaro Colom Caballeros and His Excellency Dr. Marco Vinicio Cerezo, in a body of leading members of the Miami international community including Diplomats, Universities, Nonprofits, and Business Leaders. September 23, 2016.