November 17, 2018 – Sister Cities International Annual Conference 2019 – Kick-Off Reception and Fall Concert

Each year, the founding organization, Sister Cities International, selects a new host city for the prestigious Annual Conference, which highlights Sister Cities’ mission. Houston has been selected to host the 2019 Sister Cities International Annual Conference. In preparation for this opportunity, join us as a sponsor and attendee on November 17, 2018 at Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston (MATCH). Our celebration will include Sister Cities of Houston’s Fall Concert and SCI Annual Conference VIP Kick-off Reception, where we will celebrate how arts and culture has empowered us to communicate across communities. Sponsors of this event can receive access to and recognition during next year’s Annual Conference. See flyer for more information.

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  • 02

    02.June.Saturday

    All day
    2018.06.02

    Join our Swiss Friends on June 2 for a Blueberry Outing
    Lina Corinth invites you on behalf of the Swiss American Society:

    Come to the Chmielewski Blueberry Farm in Hockley on June 2, starting at 8:00 a.m.; event organized by the Swiss American Society of Houston.

    No need to RSVP, just join us!

    At the entrance of the farm you will get a bucket then you go and pick your own blueberries! Wear old shoes, bring hat, lotion and plenty of water to drink and money to pay for your blueberries!

    We will have a re-hydrated picnic after picking the blueberries. Bring your own drinks and watermelon!.

    Location: Chmielewski Farms, 23810 Bauer-Hockley Road, Hockley TX 77447

    Danke Schoen!

  • 05

    05.June.Tuesday

    All day
    2018.06.05

    It’s Spargelzeit in Germany, and you don’t want to miss this delicacy from Germany.

    The German American Chamber of Commerce – Houston invites you to its New Member Reception on June 5, 2018, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Knoll, Inc., the designers of iconic modernist furniture

    Address: 2229 San Felipe St #900, Houston, TX 77019:

    Website:
    http://www.gaccsouth.com/en/events/singleview/events/new-member-reception-with-white-asparagus/?cHash=8679eaa9bcc8a5877b317e578814eaa0

    Deadline to register: Friday, June 1, 2018.

  • 06

    06.June.Wednesday

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    2018.06.06

    The USRCC Young Professionals Committee and the U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend the 2nd Annual Young Professionals Speed Mentoring Session & Networking Event

    Speed Mentoring is a great opportunity for young professionals ages
    21-40 to get advice from a number of experienced professionals in the most time-efficient manner.

    Discuss your professional strengths and challenges, ask questions, build connections and get insight into the industry of your interest from the best.

    Mentors:

    Michelle Hundley
    Economic Development Advisor
    Office of Harris County Judge Ed Emmett

    Stephen Fulton
    General Manager, Shipping and Logistics
    TMK IPSCO

    Dr. Kevin Barksdale
    Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
    Marilyn Davies College of Business
    University of Houston-Downtown

    Mikhail L. Antonov
    President and Managing Director
    Gazprom Marketing and Trading, USA

    Nikolay Gergov
    Vice President, Relationship Manager, Corporate Banking
    BBVA Compass

    Cost:
    USRCC Members – $15/Non-Members – $30

    Date:
    Wednesday, June 6, 2018
    6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Place:
    University of Houston Downtown
    Room B 113
    320 N Main Street, Houston TX, 77002

    *Parking Instructions:
    Free parking is available at Shea Building student parking lot on Vine Street (entrance is at the back of Shea Building)
    Please use the pass code 642642 to enter.

    Bring your business cards!

    Event Partners:
    -Sister Cities of Houston
    -NOMADS
    -Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce

  • 07

    07.June.Thursday

    All day
    2018.06.07

    Come join the Houston-Taipei Society as they host Dr. Anne Chao to discuss the Taiwanese immigrant experience in Texas. Dr. Chao is the Curator of Rice University’s award-winning Asian Immigrant Archives. She will discuss the legal, social, and economic challenges facing early Taiwanese immigrants and will feature families of Houston Taipei society members.

    Location and time to be determined, check back later for updates!

  • 14

    14.June.Thursday

    7:30 pm-9:30 pm
    2018.06.14

    Save the date for June 14, 2018 at 7:30 pm.

    More details to be announced.