Past Events

Meet the the World in Atlanta Symposium

December 3, 2009, The Ritz Carlton Buckhead, Atlanta This was an extraordinary and truly international two day event, providing a great opportunity to network with hundreds of prominent global leaders, business executives, and dignitaries from many countries of the world. Additionally, the World Chamber of Commerce Gala contribute proceeds to a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting "Human Trafficking Victims."

  • The Honorable Ambassador Andrew Young
    14th U.N. Ambassador and the World Chamber of Commerce Honorary Chairman
  • U.S. Ambassador Charles Shapiro
    Senior Advisor for Economic Initiatives
    U.S. Department of State
  • Ambassador Reda Mansour
    Dean of the Consular Corps of Georgia
    Consul General of Israel
  • Ambassador Adalnio Senna Ganem
    Consulate General of the Federative Republic of Brazil
  • Consul General Lutz Gorgens
    Consulate General of the Republic of Germany
  • Consul General Salvador DeLara
    Consulate General of United Mexico
  • Consul Angela Della Costanza Turner
    Consulate of Italy
  • Rhett Turner
    Red Sky Productions
  • Consul Christopher Smith
    Royal Danish Consulate
  • Consul Bruce Allen
    Consulate of the Principality of Liechtenstein
  • Consul John Parkerson
    Consulate of the Republic of Hungary
  • Michael Bryan
    Vice President and Senior Economist
    Research Department
    Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
  • Philippe Yvergniaux
    Invest France Agency North America
    Embassy of France in the United States
  • Tom Strauss
    Southern Network Director
    U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Craig Lesser
    Former Commissioner and Chairman of The World Chamber of Commerce
  • Dan Moss, Jr., CFP
    Senior Vice President
    Morgan Stanley Smith Barney 
  • Timothy J. Jeffrey, CFP, CIMA
    Investment Associate   
  • Charles Green
    Sunrise Bank of Atlanta
  • Phil Bolton
    Global Atlanta
  • Jim Munson
    Munson International
Event organized by the World Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by:
    Advisory Committee on International Relations (ACIR) 
    Ashton International
    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
    Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce
    British American Business Group
    Country Club of the South
    Danish American Chamber of Commerce
    Delta Air Lines
    Emory University
    French American Chamber of Commerce
    Georgia Africa Chamber of Commerce
    Guatemalan American Chamber of Commerce
    Georgia Chamber of Commerce
    Chateau Elan Resort
    Chorey, Taylor & Feil
    JNJ Transportation Services
    Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
    Sunrise Bank of Atlanta
    The Consular Corps of Georgia
    The Financial Partners

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