Global Washington Events

Global Washington hosts numerous trainings and educational events, ranging from small workshops on topics like communications, fundraising, and nonprofit management, to large signature events with policymakers. Additionally, our Annual Conference is the largest gathering of the global development sector on the west coast.

Upcoming Events

New Member Orientation

Event Description

New to GlobalWA? Wondering how to take advantage of your member benefits? Attend New Member Orientation to connect with our staff and learn more about your membership.

Who: New GlobalWA Members
Where: GlobalWA Office // 500 Union Street, Suite 801 // Seattle, WA
When: September 10  // 9:00am-10:00am
Click HERE to RSVP

If you are interested in calling in to participate remotely, please contact Pratima Stanton at pratima@globalwa.org

Save the Date for future Orientation Sessions:

  • November 12th, 2014 // RSVP

Event Details

  • Who:
    New GlobalWA Members
    Where:
    GlobalWA Office
  • Date:
    2014-09-10
    Time:
    9am - 10am
  • Address:
    500 Union Street
    Seattle WA 98101

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Executive Director Roundtable

Event Description

Brown bag discussions that convene Executive Directors and senior executives to explore various leadership and management topics.

Our guest speaker for September will be Aze Malawo, Adviser to the African Union Mission, will talk about the 2014 U.S-Africa Leaders Summit, which took place last August in Washington, DC.

Who: GlobalWA Members ONLY
Where: GlobalWA Office // 500 Union Street, Suite 801 // Seattle, WA
When:  Thursday, Sep 11 // 12:00pm-1:00pm
Click Here to RSVP

If you are interested in calling in to participate remotely, please contact Pratima Stanton at pratima@globalwa.org

Save the Date for future ED Roundtable Sessions:
Oct 9, 2014: RSVP
Nov 13, 2014: RSVP


Event Details

  • Who:
    Executive Directors and senior executives
    Where:
    GlobalWA Office
  • Date:
    2014-09-11
    Time:
    12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Address:
    500 Union Street, Suite 801
    Seattle WA 98101

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Networking Happy Hour with Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosphere and World Affairs Council

Event Description

Meet others in the Seattle area who are engaged with or interested in international development.

Who: Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosphere and World Affairs Council
Where: Assembly Hall // 2121 6th Ave// Seattle, WA 98121
When: Thursday, September 18// 6:00pm-8:00pm
Cost: Free to attend & no RSVP required!


Event Details

  • Who:
    Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosphere, & World Affairs Council
    Where:
    Assembly Hall
  • Date:
    2014-09-18
    Time:
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Address:
    2121 6th Ave
    Seattle WA 98121

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Bringing Down the Walls: The Networked Nonprofit with Jane Wei-Skillern

Event Description

Join Global Jane Wei Skillern PicWashington and the Housing Development Consortium as we welcome Haas UC Berkeley Professor Jane Wei-Skillern for a half-day workshop on successful nonprofit partnerships. We will discuss common sets of principles shared by effective networks, participants will have an opportunity to share their own experiences through peer discussions, and you will walk away with a greater understanding of how to apply research and success stories to your own work. Learn how to get to scale by leveraging powerful collaborations.

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Event Details

  • Who:
    Nonprofit staff and board
    Where:
    Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • Date:
    Monday, September 22, 2014
    Time:
    8am - 12pm
  • Address:
    1301 5th Ave, Suite #1500
    Seattle WA 98101
  • Cost:
    Members: $45 for GlobalWA and HDC members (please contact pratima@globalwa.org for member price)
    Non-Members: $70

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GlobalWA 6th Annual Conference

Event Description

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Join us December 3, 2014 at the Bell Harbor Conference Center in Seattle, WA for GlobalWA’s 6th Annual Conference!

Register before September 15 to receive our early bird rate:

  • Members: $125 – enter member discount code at check out. (Email Pratima Stanton, pratima@globalwa.org, to receive your member discount code.)
  • Non-Members and Individual Ambassadors: $175

Rates after September 15:

  • Members: $175
  • Non-Members and Individual Ambassadors: $250

Global Washington’s annual conference is well known and well respected for convening the international development community on the west coast. Participants include NGO practitioners, CSR business executives, research experts, philanthropists and others working on global issues. Conference sessions will highlight successful partnerships, groundbreaking innovations and productive failures within global development.

REGISTER NOW!


Event Details

  • Who:
    Everyone!
    Where:
    Bell Harbor Conference Center
  • Date:
    2014-12-03
  • Address:
    2211 Alaskan Way
    Seattle WA 98121
  • Cost:
    Members: 125
    Non-Members: 175

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Past GlobalWA Events and Conferences

2013 Conference

Catalyzing Collective Impact
2013 Conference

GlobalWA 2012 Conference

Redefining Development:
From Silos to Collective Impact
2012 Conference

GlobalWA Summit on Global Education
November 2011

Andrea Taylor and Geena Davis
Meryl Schenker Photography

Opportunities and Obstacles in Turbulent Times
Conference 2011

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