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.

All webcasts are listed in Eastern Time unless otherwise noted.


March 4, 2021

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

[Webcast] New Developments in Inter-Korean Relations

The Korea Society and Columbia University's Center for Korean Research

Woodrow Wilson Center director of the Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy Jean Lee converses with senior director Stephen Noerper on ROK-DPRK relations. They address impasse and opportunity between North Korea and South Korea and offer recommendations for US and other policy makers on peninsular realities and possibilities.


March 10, 2021

9:00 am - 10:15 am EST

[Webcast] North Korea Beyond the Six Parties: Examining ties with Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia

Stimson Center & 38 North

What do North Korea’s foreign affairs and policy priorities look like beyond the six-party countries? Please join the Stimson Center’s and the KF-VUB Korea Chair for a roundtable discussion on North Korea’s underexamined relationships with countries in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia.


March 18, 2021

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

[Webcast] The Historical Causes of Korea's Division and Challenges to Reconciliation

The Korea Society

Michael D. Shin, a Fellow of Robinson College, Cambridge, looks at the late Joseon period and the Japanese colonial period to examine the historical causes of Korean division and investigate their impact on inter-Korean reconciliation.