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.


October 19, 2017

2:30 pm - 5:45 pm

North Korea Inside Out: Insiders' Perspectives and Experiences

North Korea Strategy Center, US

The North Korea Strategy Center will host a half-day conference to explore recent issues and discuss the experiences of non-governmental organizations that have worked on North Korean issues for the past decade.

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October 19, 2017

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The North Korean Nuclear Challenge and International Response

The Heritage Foundation and the Institute of National Security Strategy (Seoul)

The Heritage Foundation will host a joint international symposium with the Institute of National Security Strategy, Seoul (INSS) on international responses to the North Korea nuclear challenge, featuring Elizabeth Rosenberg (Center for New American Studies), Anthony Ruggiero (Foundation for Defense of Democracies), Dr. Kim Young-joon (INSS), and Dr. Lee Hochul (Incheon National University).

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October 20, 2017

9:30 am - 12:00 pm

CKA Senate Briefing

Council of Korean Americans

The Council of Korean Americans (CKA) will host a Capitol Hill briefing featuring remarks by current and former congressional staff and advocates on the ways that the Korean American community can organize more effectively toward change. The briefing will also discuss current developments in the Korean Peninsula and ways that concerned constituents can voice their perspectives to elected officials.

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October 24, 2017

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The North Korean Energy Picture: Potential and Reality

The Institute of World Politics

The Institute of World Politics will host a lecture by energy analyst Patricia Schouker on North Korea's energy insecurities.

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October 26, 2017

9:30 am - 11:00 am

The Parallel Gulag: North Korea's "An-jeon-bu" Prison Camps

The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea

The Commitee for Human Rights in North Korea will host a discussion of a new report entitled "The Parallel Gulag" by David Hawk and Amanda Mortwedt Oh on North Korea's "An-Jeon-Bu" Prison Camps. 

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November 6, 2017

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

How Do You Solve a Problem Like North Korea?

Cato Institute

The Cato Institute will host two panels and keynote address to address the implications of North Korea's recent gains in nuclear and missile capabilities for the future of US strategy toward North Korea.

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