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The Charlotte International Cabinet
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The Charlotte International Cabinet is an advisory body to the Charlotte City Council.
The Cabinet is charged with:
  • Providing input and recommendations to Council on topics pertaining to international affairs of domestic and foreign origin.
  • Promoting a forum for the international community to raise issues, discuss and have input into City policy responses.
  • Encouraging growth of international business, through partnerships that support globally-competent workforce development, entrepreneurship, and foreign direct investment.
  • Keeping City Council and City staff abreast of conditions in the international community that may affect business-government relations.
  • Advising Mayor and Council on international travel and on formal invitations for incoming delegations.
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Upcoming Meeting  
Charlotte International Cabinet August 17, 2016 
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th st.
Room CH-14
Welcoming Charlotte Partnership August 17, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th st.
Room CH-14
For information on the Cabinet please email:

​Future Charlotte International Cabinet Meetings

August 17, 2016
September 21, 2016
October 19, 2016
November 16, 2016
December 21, 2016
Time:             7:30 a.m. for Networking 
                      8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. for Business
Location:       Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center
                      Room 267 (unless otherwise specified)
                      600 East Fourth Street
For information on the Cabinet please email:
The 21 members of the Charlotte International Cabinet are appointed by the Mayor and City Council. They represent various aspects of Charlotte's international community and work to promote Charlotte as an international city. Click here to learn about who currently serves on the Cabinet.
The Cabinet meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 8:00 a.m. in Room 267 at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center. These monthly meetings are open to anyone, and the public is encouraged to attend. 

Public parking is available at the Government Center Deck on Davidson Street. You are responsible for paying for your own parking. Please be aware that you will need to go through security to enter the Government Center.  Any bags, purses, or briefcases will be examined.
The Office of International Relations • Neighborhood & Business Services
600 E. Trade Street • Charlotte, NC 28202
Tel: 704.336.2174 • Fax: 704.336.7944 • Email: