Pacific Council Special Events
Upcoming Special Events
October 17-18, 2014 | Santa Monica
The Pacific Council's annual Members Weekend is widely recognized as the West Coast's premier forum on global affairs. The Weekend provides a unique opportunity to interact with experts, dignitaries, and fellow Council Members in a relaxed, retreat-like setting. The two-day program will convene over 300 national and international leaders in business, politics, entertainment, the arts, and the public and private sectors.
Members Weekend 2013
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Recent Special Events
April 25, 2014 | Downtown Los Angeles
An event designed for members, by members, this annual event taps the deep wells of insight and expertise from within our membership network. With ample time for mingling, refreshment, and conversation between substantive sessions, Spring Conference participants convene for a day of debate and exchange with fellow Council members during panel discussions, roundtable dialogues, and a high-level keynote interview.
May 8, 2013 | Beverly Hills
At a gala event on May 8, the Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver one of her first addresses on the west coast since stepping down as U.S. Secretary of State earlier this year. Secretary Clinton will accept the inaugural Warren Christopher Public Service Award from the Pacific Council on International Policy, conferred in recognition of her distinguished service to the country.
October 27-31, 2014 | INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY DIALOGUE: POLAND AND GERMANY
A small group of Pacific Council Board Members and Sustaining Members will travel to Warsaw, Poland and Berlin, Germany for a week of high level discussions with prominent political leaders, think tanks, business representatives, media and civil society leaders.
May 18-24, 2014 | INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY DIALOGUE: RUSSIA
A small group of Pacific Council Board Members and Sustaining Members traveled to St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia for a week of high level discussions with Russian think tanks, prominent business representatives, media and civil society leaders.
April 7-9, 2014 | COLORADO SPRINGS NORAD-USNORTHCOM SITE VISIT
A small group of Pacific Council members will participate in a two-day site visit to Colorado Springs, home of North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), US Northern Command (USNORTHCOM), the Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Air Force Space Command, and the Air Force Academy.
November 3-8, 2013 | INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY DIALOGUE: TURKEY
A small group of Pacific Council Board Members and Sustaining Members traveled to Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey for a week of high level discussions with senior U.S. and Turkish government officials, prominent business representatives and civil society leaders.
July 30, 2013 | LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SITE VISIT
A small group of Pacific Council members will tour Los Angeles International Airport facilities led by Mr. Arif Alikhan, Deputy Executive Director of Law Enforcement and Homeland Security for LAX. This tour will give NSMC members a chance to visit various safety and security installations at LAX and learn about “behind-the-scenes” security tactics employed for airport safety measures.
April 6-7, 2013 | U.S. NAVY SITE VISIT: AIRCRAFT CARRIER EMBARK
A small group of Pacific Council Sustaining Members were hosted for a two day embark of a U.S. Nimitz class super carrier and discuss with Navy personnel and leaders naval security operations and issues.
March 17-23, 2013 | INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY DIALOGUE: CUBA
The Pacific Council led a delegation of Pacific Council Board and affiliate sponsor members to Cuba. The full trip report can be accessed here.