Global Summit

The Jefferson Educational Society invites speakers from around the world to speak on a broad range of globally important issues each fall as part of our Global Summit Speaker Series. To learn more about this year's Global Summit, please click here to download the Global Summit XI brochure.

To register for any or all of the Global Summit events, call us at 814.459.8000 or click on the events that interest you below to register online.


Mon 28 Oct

Thinking Differently about Race and Belonging

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Mon 28 Oct

Global Summit XI Adult Pass

7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tue 29 Oct

"Harmful Algal Blooms: A Threat to the Wealth of the World"

Featuring: Patricia Glibert
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed 30 Oct
Fri 1 Nov

Extraterrestrial Life: Are We Alone?

Featuring: AVI LOEB
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Mon 4 Nov

An Evening with Chuck Hagel

Featuring: CHUCK HAGEL
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wed 6 Nov

The Briefing: Politics, the Press, and the President

Featuring: SEAN SPICER
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu 7 Nov

An Evening with George Will

Featuring: GEORGE WILL
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Mon 11 Nov
Tue 12 Nov

American Life in Columns

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM