As the global community continues to grapple with COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Atlantic Council is open for business. All business, meetings, and events, however, are occurring virtually. For more information, please view a statement from our President and CEO.


Distinguished Leadership Awards

Dubbed as Washington’s “Oscars” for international achievement, the Distinguished Leadership Awards celebrates the highest achieving individuals who have contributed to the Atlantic Council mission of shaping the global future together.

#ACFrontPage events

#ACFrontPage harnesses the convening power and expertise of the Council’s fourteen programs and centers to spotlight the world’s most prominent leaders and the most compelling ideas across sectors. The virtual platform engages new audiences eager for nonpartisan and constructive solutions to current global challenges. This widely promoted 45-minute program features the Council’s most important guests and content serving as the highlight of our programming each week.

#ACElections2020 events

Elections 2020: America’s Role in the World is a series of conversations on the top foreign policy priorities for the next four years, featuring the most prominent voices shaping the national dialogue. From the Conventions to the Elections, the series will explore key questions concerning America’s role and interests in the world, bringing a foreign policy perspective to the conversation and addressing the most critical issues at the intersection between the domestic and international spheres.

Mon, Oct 26, 2020

A conversation with Qatar Development Bank CEO Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al Khalifa

ONLINE EVENT - A discussion with Qatar Development Bank CEO Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al Khalifa, who is spearheading many of Qatar's efforts to promote entrepreneurship and drive economic diversification and growth.


Mon, Oct 26, 2020

The US and Central Europe: Shaping the post-COVID-19 transatlantic agenda

A #CENTRALEUROPEWEEK EVENT - The foreign ministers of the Visegrád Group countries outline actions toward a common post-pandemic agenda.


Tue, Oct 27, 2020

2020 Atlantic Council-East Asia Foundation Strategic Dialogue

ONLINE EVENT - A strategic dialogue with US and ROK officials, lawmakers, and opinion leaders on the future of the US-ROK alliance in an era of great power competition.


Tue, Oct 27, 2020

Local elections, national implications: Ukraine at the ballot box

ONLINE EVENT - Ukraine’s October 25 local elections are highly contested and impossible to predict. What do the election results mean for Ukraine's future?