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Conference Brings World Affairs to St. Pete

World Affairs Conference | St. Petersburg in the World | Education

Multiple panels of experts will address issues of particular relevance to Floridians, among them foreign policy, offshore finance, and international music.

ST. PETERSBURG – This city’s residents will learn about international issues during the fifth annual St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs.

The event, organized by St. Petersburg in the World, is scheduled for Feb. 15-17 at the downtown St. Petersburg campus of the University of South Florida. The three-day event is free of charge, with seating on a first-come, first-seated basis.

Multiple panels of experts will address issues of particular relevance to Floridians, among them foreign policy, offshore finance, and international music.

The launch of the St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs has been a resounding success, organizers said. Several thousand local residents and students attend each of the discussions every year. Participants show their support through both financial contributions as well as their overwhelmingly positive comments on the presentations.

The goal is to make available to the people of the Tampa Bay area information, and insights, on foreign affairs issues which are critical to local lives and well-being.

St. Petersburg in the World is a non-profit group of local citizens. Sponsors include Raymond James, USF St. Pete, WUSF Public Media, Open Partnership Education Network, Smith & Associates Real Estate, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo, Hilton Bayfront, Abbey Adams Law Firm, Eckerd College Academy of Senior Professionals, Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning, and financial donations from the public.

The Conference is held in the University Student Center, 200 6th Ave. S.

To register or for information, go to stpetersburgintheworld.com.

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