North Korea Event Calendar

This calendar lists public events about or related to North Korea. It focuses on events held in Washington, D.C., although it will also list notable events held elsewhere in the U.S. If you have an event you think should be included, please contact us.


June 22, 2017

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Changing Situation on the Korean Peninsula: Challenges for New Presidents in 2017

Korea Economic Institute and Committee for Human Rights in North Korea

The annual International Council on Korean Studies conference will feature a trio of panels: 'Human Rights in North Korea', 'Prospects for Korea's Economy', and 'Korea and Major Powers: The Quest for Peace and Security'.

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June 22, 2017

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Closed Briefing on 'Recent Developments in North Korea'

The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations will be briefed on recent developments regarding North Korea.

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June 23, 2017

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Nuclear Posture Review: Opportunities and Challenges

The Heritage Foundation and the National Institute for Public Policy

Scholars from the National Institute for Public Policy will dicuss their findings from the recent report A New Nuclear Review for a New Age. The panel discussion will focus on the current state of the US nuclear enterprise and the direction it is currently headed in. 

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June 25, 2017

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Detonation Detectives: How the Middlebury Institute Tracks North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons

James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)

The Henry Miller Memorial Library will host a presentation by James Lewis, who will discuss how his institute works to disseminate timely information and analysis on North Korea’s nuclear arms.

Carmel, California | VIEW DETAILS

June 26, 2017

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

A Conversation on North Korea

International Spy Museum

Join the International Spy Museum for a luncheon and insider's perspective on North Korea with Former CIA Deputy Director Mike Morell & Ambassador Joseph DeTrani. (Tickets required) 

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June 26, 2017

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

ICAS Summer Special Symposium: The Korean Peninsula Issues and United States National Security

Institute for Corean-American Studies and Heritage Foundation

 The event will feature speakers Scott Bray, National Intelligence Manager for East Asia, and James Dobbins, the former US Ambassador to the EU. 

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June 26, 2017

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Korean War Remembered

Wilson Center

Panel discussion on the evolving political, social, and academic memory of the Korean War in American society. 

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June 29, 2017

4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Debate: Modernization of Nuclear Weapons

Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Project on Nuclear Issues (PONI),and Ploughshares Fund

Debate participants will address the following question: "Does the U.S. need new types of nuclear weapons to meet current or future deterrence needs?"

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