Welcome to the Washington European Society (WES), a registered non-profit. The objective of WES is to foster debate, discussion and mutual networks among young professionals interested in European affairs (political, economic, security, science and culture) living and working in the DC metro area, so as to promote friendship and exchange of ideas. Attendance at WES events is open to all young Europeans in the Washington DC metro area, whether young professionals or advanced students and scholars, as well as those European in spirit.