Sister Cities International Cities Mean Business Presentation

SCI Conference – Consular Corps Meeting Summary

Sister Cities of Houston (SCH) hosted a meeting with members of the Consular Corps with Sister Cities relationships. Consul Generals, Vice-Consuls, Deputy Consul Generals, Chancellors and Directors Generals, to announce that the city of Houston has been selected to host the Sister Cities International (SCI) Conference from July 17-19, 2019, and invite these countries to join hands with SCH to help bring together a successful SCI Annual Conference “Cities Mean Business:”

United Arab Emirates
Japan
Spain
Pakistan
Germany
Angola
France
China
Norway
Mexico

Countries with interest in establishing new Sister Cities relationships that attended our meeting are:

Egypt
Philippines
Korea
Indonesia

Additionally, members of the following Sister Cities of Houston (SCH) participated in the meeting:

Abu Dhabi
Chiba
Guayaquil
Huelva
Karachi
Leipzig
Luanda
Nice
Shenzhen
Stavanger
Taipei
Tampico
Tyumen
Grampian

We are very grateful to the Mayor’s Office of Trade & International Affairs and all the participants who made this meeting a very productive and successful event!!! Join us in Houston at the Sister Cities International (SCI) Conference from July 17-19, 2019. We are connecting locally and thriving globally!!

 

SCI Conference – Houston Host Committee

Register for the Sister Cities International Annual Conference 2019

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2019 Sister Cities International Annual Young Artists Showcase – Theme: Global Citizens: Resilient Communities

For entry and submission guidelines, please see the below documents:

2019-Young-Authors-Guidelines-and-Entry-Form
2019-Photography-Entry-Form-and-Guidelines

Events Calendar

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  • Sister Cities of Houston – May Board Meeting
    4:00 pm-5:30 pm
    2018.05.29

    East West Bank/Conference Room – On the last Tuesday of each month, the Board of Directors of Sister Cities of Houston meet to discuss ongoing business and initiatives. The Board is composed of five elected members of the Executive Committee, four at large board members and one ex officio representative from each Sister City organization.

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  • 2018 Dialogue with Diplomat’s Dinner Series – His Excellency Elin Suleymanov
    6:30 pm-9:00 pm
    2018.05.30-2018.05.31

    Sister Cities of Houston in conjunction with the United Nations Association Houston

    Present its:

    2018 Dialogue with Diplomat’s Dinner Series

    Guest Speaker:
    His Excellency Elin Suleymanov
    Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the United States

    In Celebration of the Centennial of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic

    Date and Time:
    Thursday, May 31, 2018
    6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

    Place and Phone Number:
    3939 San Felipe
    Houston Texas 77027
    (713) 528-2264

    Cost:
    $55 per person
    (includes lunch and water, soft drink, tea or coffee)

    About UNA-Houston:
    The mission of UNA-Houston is to educate people about the United Nations’ role in international affairs, how it impacts individuals and communities, and to strengthen U.S. support for this institution whose purpose is to promote social justice, the foundation for universal peace.

    About Sister Cities:
    The mission of Sister Cities of Houston is to promote peace through international partnerships and foster mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation between the citizens of Houston and its affiliated sister cities overseas.

    For more information contact:
    David Godwin
    2018 Dialogue with Diplomat’s Dinner’s Chair
    (713) 301-7276
    Dgodwin977@aol.com

    Sister Cities of Houston is a non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) code.
    EIN 20-0748173.

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