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The Hypersonic Missile Debate

The hypersonic missile debate is a difficult one to navigate. This event showcases prominent thought leaders in the U.S. policy discourse surrounding hypersonic missiles and will feature a recent paper from the Center for Space Policy & Strategy that attempts to map out the debate. A central argument from the paper is that experts’ views Read More


Arms Control Association Annual Meeting

Washington Court Hotel (525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001) Conference from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm followed by a post-meeting reception at 4:00 pm for all attendees. This year as we mark the 75th anniversary of the dawn of the nuclear age and the 50th anniversary of the Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT), we face an ever more serious array of challenges. Read More


2020 Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance Conference and Workshop

Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance March 11th and 12th |Iowa State University |Ames, Iowa Iowa State University will be hosting the Fifth Annual Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance Conference in Ames, Iowa on March 11th and 12th.  This two-day conference will feature a USSTRATCOM-hosted tabletop exercise focused on deterrence issues, along with panel presentations and Read More


The North Korean Intelligence Service’s (NKIS) Espionage and Strategy

Wednesday, March 4th The Institute of World Politics 1521 16th Street NW Washington, D.C.     You are cordially invited to an Asia Initiative Lecture Series (AILS) presentation on the topic: The North Korean Intelligence Service’s (NKIS) Espionage and Strategy with Dr. Kim Dong-sik 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Dr. Kim Dong-sik’s Presentation and Q&A Read More


“The Bomb: Presidents, Generals and the Secret History of Nuclear War”

You are cordially invited to attend an NTI seminar “The Bomb: Presidents, Generals and the Secret History of Nuclear War” Featuring: Author and Historian Fred KaplanWith remarks by: Ernest J. Moniz, NTI Co-Chair and CEO Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:00–6:30 pm Books will be available for purchase and can be signed by Mr. Kaplan at Read More


The Present and Future Promise of Synthetic Biology

Thursday, February 6, 2020 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CSIS Headquarters, Room 110 The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) invites you to attend the inaugural event in our Synthetic Biology: The Ongoing Technology Revolution Series. This initial event will introduce the science of synthetic biology, as well as the opportunities and risks it presents to Read More


Why the U.S. Needs a Strong NATO

Thursday, February 6, 2020 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm The Heritage Foundation Allison Auditorium 214 Massachusetts Ave NE The Jesse Helms Lecture Series highlights foreign policies that Senator Helms championed throughout his years in office. One of his highest priorities was ensuring that America had the resources and capabilities to defend its interests and those Read More


A Conversation With IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi

EVENT DETAILS: DATE Wednesday, February 5, 2020 TIME 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. LOCATION 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036 SPEAKER Rafael Mariano Grossi MODERATOR George Perkovich CONTACT Erin McLaughlin +1 202 939 2306 | EMcLaughlin@ceip.org Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi assumed the office of director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on December Read More


“Promoting Cyber Interoperability: The Path Forward”

CSIS Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:00 am – 12:30 pm In recent years, the number and variety of cybersecurity products and services has grown rapidly.  One survey found that organizations use an average of 47 different cybersecurity tools across their networks. This has created challenges for organizations, who can find it difficult to make all Read More


Blockchain and the Traceability of Critical Materials

FEBRUARY 3, 2020 | 10:00AM – 11:30AM THE STIMSON CENTER Dr. Philippe Thevoz from SICPA, who has been at the forefront of digital transformation for 30 years, will introduce blockchain technology, highlight use cases of the KSI Blockchain, which has been used by Estonia since 2008, and identify concrete examples of blockchain applications for securing data Read More