Global Cincinnati - Gateway To The World

Our mission is to be the leader in
preparing the region and its citizens,
individually and collectively, to thrive
    in the 21st  century global environment,
                           by promoting international
                             understanding, engagement,
            and cooperation.

We actively lead in the development of internationally focused activities that include education, exchange of people and ideas, and facilitation of global linkages.

Global Cincinnati

Global Cincinnati is a service provided by the Greater Cincinnati World Affairs Council to organize and promote the global intelligence of the Cincinnati Region.

The mission of Global Cincinnati is to generate a sense of global identity for the region by promoting foreign investment and trade with the region, showcasing global talents and diversity, actively engaging with foreign visitors and participating in local international events and discussions.


Get Involved!


Worldly Welcome to Cincinnati

добро пожаловать
Hoan Nghinh
Laskavo prosymo
Καλός ήλθατε
Ahlan wa sahlan


Help Us Help YOU!


 Do you know of an international organization, business or expert that is not represented on GlobalCincinnati?

Email Manager of Operation and Education Programs, Katie Krafka, at with the information and we will reach out.


Featured Events

Unparalleled Journey: From Raising Lambs to Advising World Leaders
Dinner and Discussion with Dr. Arya Amirie
Friday, April 18 5:30pm-8pm
Hilton Netherlands Plaza Hotel, 4th Floor, Salon H/I

Additional Information
Join us for a thought provoking discussion around Dr. Amirie's book,Unparalleled Journey, as he presents an in-depth analysis of different historical events in Iran's past. His expereince begins with him growing up in Central Iran raising lambs and ends with him advising world leaders. The discussion will center around historical and current US/Iran relations. 

 Dr. Amirie's book will also be available for purchase at this event for a discounted price of $19.95. 

5:30pm – Cocktails/Networking
6:00pm – Dinner is served
6:20pm – Dr. Amirie’s Presentation
7:00pm – Q&A
7:20pm – Book Selling & Signing
8:00pm - Closing

RSVP Required:
GCWAC Members & Students - $40
Non-Members - $50

To RSVP (and pay) call the office at
895-448-8984 or email Katie Krafka at

Important Announcement


GCWAC was Awarded 'BEST OF THE CITY: Something for Everyone' by Cincinnati Magazine for our unique volunteer opportunities with the international visitors we bring to Cincinnati every year!

National Affiliations






The Greater Cincinnati World Affairs Council is a proud member of The World Affairs Council of America

and The National Council on International Visitors.