Lectures and Conferences

Lectures and Conferences

Lectures from U.S. Diplomatic Corps and Other Government Officials

Guest speakers have included Ambassadors, Military Area Commanders, and members of Congress. 

Pan American Day

Our annual mid-April celebration of the founding of the Organization of American States. Keynote speakers are ranking diplomats from nations of the Western Hemisphere. Scholarship awards and other recognition are part of this program.  Area businesses sponsor student attendance and contribute to the Association's scholarship endowment .



News & Commentary

Rebuilding Democracy

Tuesday March 13, 2018

Taking an historical and comparative perspective, Venezuelan scholar Eduardo Hausmann writes on how ...

China in Latin America

Wednesday January 3, 2018

A report by the National Endowment for Democracy warns: “Together with Beijing’s attempts to...

Alternative to NAFTA?

Wednesday November 15, 2017

Mexico and Canada now have an alternative to trade with the United States, giving them more leverage...

Upcoming Events

  • Pan American Day 2018 - NAFTA: The Business Perspective

    Wednesday April 11, 2018 - 11:30 am
    The Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    The Pan American Association of Philadelphia is delighted to announce the 2018 Pan American Day and Annual Scholarship Luncheon. The event will feature a panel discussion to discuss the “North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA): The Business Perspective” and future in light of current re-negotiations. Presentation of the Pan American Awards.

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