2021 Schedule Of Events

Economic Club of Grand Rapids

The Post-Pandemic Economy: Stagnation or Acceleration

Date: Monday, May 3, 2021

Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Organizer: The Economic Club of Grand Rapids

Featured Speaker: James Pethokoukis, Columnist & Economic Policy Analyst, American Enterprise Institute

Venue: Virtual

Register at https://econclub.net/events/ 

(Economics Club members, please register through The Economics Club website.)


World Trader of the Year

Date: TBD

Organizer: West Michigan World Trade Association

Time: TBD

Venue: TBD

Registration Information: http://www.wmwta.org/



Canada, U.S., and Michigan: Mapping the Business Landscape

Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Organizer: World Affairs Council of Western Michigan

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST 

Venue: Virtual - Public Welcome

Livestreamed to YouTube. Programs will be viewable live and as archives.

This event is free but requires registration.

Event Detailshttps://www.worldmichigan.org/wtw2021 

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35th Michigan World Trade Week Business Conference

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Amplify Global Sales

Organizers: World Trade Week 2021 Planning Committee 

Time: 1:30-4:30 pm est

Venue: Zoom Live Virtual Event


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Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Organizer: World Affairs Council of Western Michigan

Time:6 - 7:30 p.m. (EDT)

Venue:  Virtual via Zoom

Event Details: https://www.worldmichigan.org/worldquest2021 

Registration link: https://form.jotform.com/210905082922148