Recap the event

Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum is the premier international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the energy agenda for the year and examine the longer-term geopolitical and geoeconomic implications of the changing energy system.

Past events

Flagship events

2022 Central Europe Week: Partners and allies in a time of war

A hybrid event series celebrating US-Central European relations

Internet lights and cables

360/StratCom 2022

December 7, 2022

The Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab) hosts a virtual version of its annual government-to-government forum, 360/StratCom.

Frankfurt Forum on US-European GeoEconomics

The Frankfurt Forum launches new research and brings together senior policymakers from both sides of the Atlantic. This special event will deliver a blueprint for US-EU cooperation in four key areas: digital currencies, monetary policy, international trade, and economic statecraft.

Global Citizen Awards

SEPTEMBER 19, 2022

The Global Citizen Awards dinner celebrates unique individuals who embody the notion of global citizenship, ranging from heads of state to world-renowned artists.

EU-US Defense & Future Forum

The Atlantic Council and the Delegation of the European Union to the United States convene policymakers and experts from both sides of the Atlantic to discuss how the EU-US relationship can further strengthen our collective prosperity and security.

360/Open Summit: Contested Realities | Connected Futures

June 6-7, 2022

The Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab) hosts 360/Open Summit: Contested Realities | Connected Futures in Brussels, Belgium.

Distinguished Leadership Awards

MAY 11, 2023

Each year, the Atlantic Council Distinguished Leadership Awards salutes an exemplary group of individuals who have contributed to the Council’s mission of shaping the global future together.

Africa Creative Industries Summit

Friday, October 15, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET

Soft power is the new hard power. While Africa is experiencing an exceptional cultural revolution, there are a myriad of challenges that face the cultural and creative industries on the continent. The Summit features high-level dialogue and critical conversations surrounding the many opportunities, pathways, and challenges of African culture and creative industries.

Investing in Africa’s Future

FRI, OCT 16, 2020 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

ONLINE CONFERENCE – Investing in Africa’s Future is a premier public forum jointly hosted by the Atlantic Council and the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) to promote US trade and investment in African markets.