Favorite Past Panels & Performances

June 4, 2020

With the loss of many of our planned panel events at this year's 2020 CWA, the CWA program committee shared some of their favorite panels and performances from recent years featuring many familiar faces.


CWA Holds First Virtual Conference

June 1, 2020

“To riff on the old adage, this was a case of demand, together with necessity, being the mother of invention,” said John Griffin, CWA director.


CU Boulder’s Conference on World Affairs first virtual event draws hundreds of live viewers

May 1, 2020

The first virtual panel at the University of Colorado Boulder’s 72nd annual Conference on World Affairs on Monday, focused on historical pandemics, appeared to be a success, with hundreds of viewers watching remotely.


CWA holds Zoom panel on economic impacts of COVID-19

April 26, 2020

More than 1,500 combined viewers watched Rebecca Fannin, Jon Haveman, Trine Tsouderos and Richard Wobbekind discuss their concerns for the future, what needs to be done to combat COVID-19 and the aggressive importance of flattening the curve.


Final virtual CWA panel sees experts discuss health, science behind COVID-19

April 25, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder’s virtual Conference on World Affairs wrapped up Friday afternoon with a final panel that saw experts discuss the health effects of COVID-19 and what can be learned from the pandemic.


The Conference on World Affairs Goes Online to Discuss COVID-19

April 24, 2020

After COVID-19 forced the cancellation of the 72nd edition of the Conference on World Affairs, organizers announced that the annual event at the University of Colorado Boulder would be pared down for a virtual version.


Join us for Virtual CWA Week April 6-10

March 29, 2020

After the difficult news that the 72nd CU Boulder Conference on World Affairs would be cancelled due to the COVID-19 mitigation efforts, our program committee has worked to produce five CWA sessions addressing these challenging times. CWA will host free, daily virtual CWA sessions April 6-10, 2020.


CWA 2020 Cancellation: COVID-19

March 11, 2020

UPDATE: The 72nd Conference on World Affairs (April 6-10, 2020) has been cancelled due to ongoing issues related to COVID-19. We apologize for any inconvenience and will provide an update if we are able to reschedule the event. We appreciate your patience as we navigate this unprecedented situation.


Take A Listen: CWA Speaker Podcasts 2020

March 4, 2020

Many of this year's Conference on World Affairs speakers have been featured on recent podcasts and some host their own shows! Check out these podcasts to learn more.


Take Advantage of CWA Lodging Discounts

March 4, 2020

A variety of lodging options are available near the CU Boulder campus during CWA week, and we've partnered with some of the best in Boulder to offer special discounts to CWA attendees.