Annual Conference


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Join Sister Cities International, elected and municipal officials, engaged citizens, diplomats, and business leaders in the exciting capital of Silicon Valley to discuss, “The Power of Digital Diplomacy”.


  • Attend specialized regional tracks on Asia-Pacific and Latin America
  • Meet members of the U.S. Department of State and the Foreign Diplomatic Corps and hear their perspectives
  • Choose from sessions on topics such as:

              Integrating new technology into programming
              Fundraising effectively
              Programming for economic development
              Media relations and protocol
              And many more

  • Network and share experiences with members of sister city organizations from around the country
  • Enjoy a reception hosted by the Mayor of San Jose
  • Followed by a special performance by Dionne Warwick!

2013 Youth Leadership Summit Participants with San Antonio Mayor Julian CastroYouth Engagement:

Want to engage the next generation of citizen diplomats? Invite high school students to attend the concurrent 2014 Youth Leadership Summit on international diplomacy! For more information on the 2014 Leadership Summit, CLICK HERE.


The Fairmont San Jose Hotel
170 S Market Street
San Jose, California 95113

For more information on the agenda, fees, hotel and to register, CLICK HERE.