New Risks and New Arms Control Solutions:
North Korea, Disruptive Technologies, and the New Arms Race

9:00 a.m. Welcome Thomas Countryman, 
Chair of the Board, Arms Control Association
9:15 a.m. Morning Panel I “INF, New START, and the Crisis in U.S.-Russian Arms Control”

Ambassador Richard Burt, Former U.S. Diplomat and Negotiator on the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START), and U.S. Chair, Global Zero

Thomas Countryman, Former Acting Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, and Chair of the Board, Arms Control Association

Joan Rohlfing, Chief Operating Officer, Nuclear Threat Initiative

10:30 a.m. Morning Panel II “Breaking Barriers to Gender Inclusivity in the Nuclear Policy Field”

Heather Hurlburt, Director of the New Models of Policy Change, New America

Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins, Founder of Women of Color Advancing Peace and Security (WCAPS), Member of the Arms Control Association Board of Directors

11:40 a.m.

Buffet Luncheon

12:10 p.m. Keynote Address “Arms Control, Diplomacy, and U.S. Security”
Admiral Michael Mullen 
Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (2007-2011)
1:15 p.m Afternoon Panel I “The Challenges of New Weapons Technologies and Strategic Stability”

Bonnie Docherty, Senior Researcher, Human Rights Watch, Arms Division

Erin Dumbacher, Program Officer for the Scientific and Technical Affair Program, Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI)

Amy Woolf, Specialist in Nuclear Weapons Policy, Congressional Research Service

2:15 p.m. Afternoon Panel II “Next Steps Toward Denuclearization and Peace on the Korean Peninsula”

Suzanne DiMaggio, Senior Fellow at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Frank Aum, Senior Expert on North Korea, United States Institute of Peace

3:10 p.m. Closing Thomas Countryman,
Chair of the Board, Arms Control Association
4:00 p.m. Reception for Meeting Attendees Special Guest: Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland