From discussions on foreign policy issues at intimate salon dinners to lively cultural diplomacy receptions and exhibits, Meridian’s curated events focus on cultivating relationships and impactful exchanges of ideas and culture from around the world with leaders of the diplomatic community, private sector and government.

Events are by invitation only for members of Meridian’s network. If you are interested in joining or learning more about any of these events or how to join our network, please email

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Annual Events

As Meridian cultivates the next generation of global leaders, we recognize that convening is a key mechanism for building relationships between leaders, their communities, and countries. This is why we are committed to providing neutral forums at which leaders can openly exchange ideas, express perspectives, and develop their networks. Each year, hundreds of emerging and established leaders from around the world attend Meridian’s world-class neutral forums including: