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Past Events

GlobalAustin Holiday Party and Benefit Night

Tuesday, Dec. 17th, 2019

5PM- 8PM

Ten Thousand Villages- 4803 Burnet Rd. Austin, TX 78756

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International Education Week 2019 Cocktail Reception @ TIEC

Wednesday, Nov. 20th, 2019


TIEC Headquarters- 1103 W. 24th St. Austin, TX 78705

Diwali Celebration at the home of Aditi Joshi

Thursday, Nov. 21st, 2019


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Citizen Diplomacy with the Australian Federal Parliament

Friday, October 4, 2019

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Gusto Italian Kitchen - 4800 Burnet Rd

Austin, TX 78756

Celebrating Peace and Prosperity through Economic Diplomacy 

September 18th, 2019


Chateau Bellevue 

Austin, TX 78701

You are invited to join the GlobalAustin community for a night of fun, cheer, and shopping as we host our annual Holiday party and Benefit night this year at Ten Thousand Villages. Everyone is invited to attend and there will be plenty of free parking. Looking forward to seeing you there!




By hosting our holiday party at Ten Thousand Villages, we are not only receiving the gift of your company, but we are also giving you the chance to help support GlobalAustin by purchasing beautiful fair­trade holiday gifts from around the world. A portion of all sales during the benefit night will go to support us and our future events. So help us make our New Year great by celebrating with GlobalAustin at Ten Thousand Villages.




Join us in celebrating International Education Week 2019 with the Austin international education community. Come catch up with your fellow internationally-minded Austinites, enjoy live Brazilian music, and prepare to be inspired by our sponsors and and guest speakers!

Admission is free. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided. Limited on-site parking available, and nearby street parking.

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Please join us for a Diwali Celebration on November 21st! Diwali is the five-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world. The festival, which coincides with the Hindu New Year, celebrates new beginnings and the triumph of good over evil and light over darkness. During the celebration, a variety of food and drinks is shared among family and friends. We hope that you will join us to celebrate this wonderful occasion with your GlobalAustin family!

The celebration will take place on Thursday, November 21st, at 5:30PM at the home of Aditi Joshi. Please RSVP at your earliest convenience. Address will be released with confirmed RSVP, 24 hours prior to the celebration.


Be a Citizen Diplomat

GlobalAustin invites you to a Citizen Diplomacy Reception and Networking Event at Gusto Italian Kitchen on Friday, October 4th. Our guests will be five members of the Australian Federal Parliament. Light Appetizers- Cash Bar

Parking available in the adjacent lot

RSVP requested:

Economic Diplomacy is a key mechanism for any nation seeking to be a global player by attracting foreign investment, developing trade partnerships and promoting tourism. The overall impact of economic diplomacy transcends beyond governance and international policy development and positively affects, global socio political and environmental conditions.  

‘Peace and Prosperity through Economic Diplomacy’ a GlobalAustin event in partnership with the Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce on the evening of September 18, at Chateau Bellevue, Austin TX, recognizes the significance of Economic Statecraft in directing global peace and prosperity. The evening begins at 6:00 p.m. with a networking reception, followed by a seated dinner. In attendance will be Claire McCarthy, the Irish Consul General, Pablo Marentes González, the Mexican Consul General and the Chinese Consul General!

Where: Chateau Bellevue; 708 San Antonio St. Austin, Texas 78701

When: Wednesday, September 18th  6:00PM-9:00PM

Please RSVP no later than September 11th!

Questions? Contact Margie Kidd:


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Phone: (512) 215-0140

Address: 1103 W 24th Street

Austin, TX 78705

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