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.


April 25, 2018

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

North Korea and Humanitarian Assistance

The Korea Society

Stanford University Center for International and Security Cooperation visiting scholar Katharina Zellweger addresses the current state of humanitarian efforts in North Korea.


April 25, 2018

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

New Year, New Strategy: Shifting Policies on North Korea in 2018

Woodrow Wilson Center

The Wilson Center will host a discussion with Joonho Cheon (ROK Embassy), Abraham Denmark, Jean H. Lee, Jung H. Pak, and Jake Sullivan to provide background and context to recent and upcoming North Korean summits.

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April 27, 2018

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Economic Engagement with North Korea - Opportunities and Challenges

GWU Institute for Korean Studies

Dr. Joongho Kim will discuss the issue of how to engage with North Korea in order to find better ways to facilitate its integration with the global economy.

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April 28, 2018

8:00 am - 6:30 pm

Peace on the Korean Peninsula: The Health and Humanitarian Approaches

Harvard Students Groups

The Harvard Medical School Korean Student Society, the North Korea Study Group, a student organization at Harvard Kennedy School, and Harvard Chan North Korea Public Health Student Club  and Harvard Chan Student Club for International Health Care Systems  are organizing an all-day conference titled "Peace on the Korean Peninsula: The Health and Humanitarian Approaches." 


April 30, 2018

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

North Korean Diplomacy in the Era of Summits

Korea Economic Institute and Sasakawa USA

KEI and Sasakawa will host Jung Pak, Taisuke Mibae, Scott Snyder, Mark Tokola, and James Zumwalt for a discussion on the how the range of recentand upcoming DPRK summits will fit together. 

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April 30, 2018

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

ICAS Spring Symposium Special

Institute for Corean-American Studies

The Institute for Corean-American Studies will host Oriana Skylar Mastro and Rachel Oswald to dicuss US-China relations and the how the recent DPRK summits with South Korea and China fit in with the upcoming US-DPRK summit. 

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May 7, 2018

9:00 am - 11:30 am

Spring Summitry on the Korean Peninsula: Peace Breaking Out or Last Gasp Diplomacy?

Center for Strategic & International Studies

CSIS Korea Chair experts and special guests, including Victor Cha, Ambassador Cho Yoon-je, and Ambassador Joseph Yun, among others, will assess the results of the April 27, 2018 inter-Korean summit and its implications for the U.S.-North Korea summit in May.

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May 10, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Evolution of North Korea's Cyberthreat

The Korea Society

Priscilla Moriuchi, Recorded Future’s Director for Strategic Threat Development, discusses the evolution of North Korea’s cyber strategy, including cryptocurrency theft, sabotage, espionage, and everyday internet usage by Pyongyang’s elites.