DPRK Event Calendar
This calendar lists public events about or related to North Korea. It focuses on events held in Washington, DC, although it will also list notable events held elsewhere in the US. The sidebar to the right notes dates of interest to Korea-watchers, such as high-level diplomatic summits, upcoming elections, and important anniversaries. If you have an event that you think should be included in the calendar, please contact us.
June 24-25: The Enduring Alliance: Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of ROK-US Relations (Washington, DC)
Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC 20004, from
Jun 24, 2013 08:00 AM to
Jun 25, 2013 09:00 PM
The Asan Institute for Policy Studies will host the inaugural Asan Washington Forum on June 24-25, 2013 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC.
Tuesday, Jun. 25: North Korean Nuclear, Missile, and Space Programs: Imagery Brief and Policy Options With Joel Wit (Washington, D.C.)
American Security Project 100 New York Avenue, 7th Floor West Tower Washington, D.C., 20005, from
Jun 25, 2013 12:30 PM to
Jun 25, 2013 02:00 PM
At this lunchtime discussion Visiting Scholar and former State Department official Joel Wit will describe current North Korean nuclear, missile, and space programs using imagery slides. Mr. Wit will give his views on the policy options for dealing with this difficult and dangerous nation.
Thursday, June 27: Legal Issues Operating or Doing Business in the DPRK: Implications for NGOs, Universities, and Businesses (Washington, D.C.)
University Club of Washington DC, 1135 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20005, from
Jun 27, 2013 08:30 AM to
Jun 27, 2013 01:30 PM
We are pleased to invite you to participate in an off-the-record symposium, hosted by the National Committee on North Korea and the Export Control and Sanctions Committee of the American Bar Association, on legal compliance issues for U.S. non-governmental organizations, universities, and businesses operating in North Korea or with North Korean citizens.
Thursday, July 11: 'Avoiding Apocalypse': Searching for Peace with North Korea (New York, NY)
725 Park Avenue (at 70th Street), New York, NY, from
Jul 11, 2013 06:00 PM to
Jul 11, 2013 07:30 PM
Bill Richardson, the former governor of New Mexico, and Jon Williams of ABC News, will discuss the present North Korea threat and how it might be resolved. This event is hosted by the Asia Society.
Also in this section
Previous DPRK-related events.
May 1: May Day (DPRK National Holiday)
May 12-18: A delegation led by Special Representative Glyn Davies travels to South Korea, China, and Japan
May 31 - June 2: International defense ministers, military chiefs, and other senior government representatives meet in Singapore for the Shangri-La Dialogue
June 7-8: President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet at Sunnylands estate in California.
June 17-18: G8 Summit, United Kingdom
June 25: Anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War
June 27: ASEAN Regional Forum, Brunei Darussalam
June 27-30: ROK President Park Geun-hye travels to Beijing to hold a summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping