Wednesday, November 10th

Distinguished Leadership Awards

On our 60th anniversary, the Distinguished Leadership Awards salutes an exemplary group of individuals who have contributed to the Atlantic Council’s mission of shaping the global future together.

January 15-16, 2022

Global Energy Forum

The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum is the premiere international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the energy agenda for the year.

Flagship events

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.

Global Citizen Awards



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

Internet Generic

360/Open Summit: The world in motion

June 22 – 25, 2021

The Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab) hosts 360/Open Summit: The World in Motion on June 22-25 online.

EU-US Future Forum

May 5 – 7, 2021 Virtual

The Atlantic Council and the EU Delegation to the US convene leaders and stakeholders in dialogue to develop a new transatlantic agenda and momentum for EU-US cooperation.

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.