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.


January 22, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Doing Business with North Korea


Robin Radin will discuss his experience as founder of a minerals distribution company (White Gold Mountain Partners LLC), an unprecedented business joint venture between private US and North Korean interests.


January 23, 2018

11:30 am - 2:00 pm

US Role in Changing World: John Feffer on North Korea

Woman's National Democratic Club

The Woman's National Democratic Club will host John Feffer to discuss North Korea as part of the US Role in a Changing World Series. 

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January 23, 2018

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

U.S. Policy Toward North and South Korea: Dealing with "One Country, Two Planets"

Korea Club (Korea Economic Institute and the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea)

The Korea Club, a joint project of the Korea Economic Institute and the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea will host an event featuring Aloysius M. O'Neill, who will give a presentation entitled, "U.S. Policy Toward North and South Korea: Dealing with "One Country, Two Planets."


January 24, 2018

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

U.S. Responses to the North Korean Threat: A Conversation with Senator Ted Cruz

Hudson Institute

The Hudson Institute will feature Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) for a discussion on North Korean threats and how the United States is responding and should respond.

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January 24, 2018

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

[Film Screening] Secret State of North Korea

GW Institute for Korean Studies

The George Washington University's Institute for Korean Studies will host a film screening of the Frontline documentary Secret State of North Korea. 

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January 25, 2018

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Bitter Allies: China and North Korea

Asia Society

This Asia Society Policy Institute panel discussion will outline the historical context of North Korea-China ties, and unpack key aspects of this critical, but often misunderstood relationship. Panelists will explore the economic, political and military relations between these “frenemies” and the implications for U.S. policy in the aftermath of the Trump-Xi Summit in Beijing.


January 26, 2018

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Forecasting Korean Politics and Security

The Korea Society

The Korea Society in New York City will host Dr. Sue Mi Terry (CSIS) to discuss likely developments in politics and security for Korea and the region in 2018.


January 26, 2018

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

North Korea in Modernization: Economy, Politics, and Social Life in North Korea

George Washington University

Sergei O. Kurbanov, chair of the newly established Department of Korean Studies at St. Petersburg University, will discuss the process of modernization in contemporary North Korea.

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January 29, 2018

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Korean Unity at Pyeongchang: Prospects for Dealing with North Korea

Woodrow Wilson Center

The Wilson Center will host a discussion on the history of sports diplomacy in the Korean Peninsula and the significance of the latest Olympic d├ętente in dealing with Kim Jong un’s regime.

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February 6, 2018

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Peaceful Resolution on the Korean Peninsula:

Global Peace Foundation

The Global Peace Foundation will hold a session to explore strategies to address the escalating security threats on the Korean peninsula.

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