Trio image 1

Learn more about the IAF and the benefits of membership. More »

Trio image 2

Help us celebrate our 20th anniversary with a series of special events. More »

Trio image 3

Learn more about upcoming lectures and view past presentations. More »

China Conference Website »

View the latest information on the International Affairs Forum's upcoming China Conference, to be held June 5-6 at the City Opera House, Hagerty Conference Center and Dennos Museum Center. Learn more »

Beyond the Headlines

IAF is producing a 30-minute interview show, focusing on international issues making headlines. Join Host Jack Segal or Guest Hosts as they explore important topics with visiting guests or local experts.

The show has the same broadcast times as below or go to UpNorth Media Center to stream the show!

Miss a Lecture?

Catch rebroadcasts of IAF lectures on Upnorth TV (channels 2, 992 and 97 on Charter cable) at these times:

  • Sundays at 10 p.m.
  • Wednesdays at 9 p.m.
  • Fridays at 10 a.m.

Or go to UpNorth Media Center to stream the show. Under the UpNorthTV menu, select “Browse Shows” and look for IAF shows under Series Name (International Affairs Forum) or Producer Name (Segal, K).

In the News

Lecture Series Kicks Off With Talk on Putin's Russia

INTERLOCHEN PUBLIC RADIO
September 19, 2013

IAF Celebrates 20 years; New Season

GRAND TRAVERSE INSIDER
September 16, 2013

The International Affairs Forum (IAF) seeks to educate and engage our community on global issues through lectures, conferences and student outreach. Our aim is to help prepare the community for success in today’s global society and economy, in partnership with the many businesses and organizations located here with a global reach.

WACA logoIAF is a member of the World Affairs Councils of America, the largest national non-partisan network of almost 100 councils in more than 40 states dedicated to educating and engaging Americans on the critical global issues of our times.

Become a Member »

Become a Subscriber, Patron, Silver Benefactor or Gold Benefactor Member of the IAF.

Each IAF member receives 16 tickets that can be used by you and/or your guests at any of the 8 lectures in the 2013-14 series.

Patron Members additionally receive public recognition at each lecture for their support that has been essential in sustaining IAF for 20 years, and their additional contribution helps support the awarding of scholarships to deserving NMC students.

Benefactors receive additional public recognition throughout the year including at the special IAF Anniversary Conference on China in June 2014.

2013-14 membership forms are available here »

Other Classes

Find out about upcoming NMC classes on global and local issues here »

NEWS & EVENTS

Apr
14

Window on the World Week - Internationally-themed movies, lectures, food and other events through April 19  More »

Browse Classes
By Category