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Hypersonic Weapons and Strategic Stability

March 12, 2020 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm LOCATION: 1203 Van Munching Hall, College Park, MD 20742 A conversation with Dean Wilkening Dean Wilkening is a senior staff scientist in the Precision Strike Mission Area at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory working on long-range precision strike kill chains, especially for hypersonic weapons. Previous research…


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…


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…


European and Transatlantic Security in the 2020s

January 30, 2020 Washington, DC 9:15 AM — 10:30 AM EST At the NATO meeting in London last December, allies identified Russia as the biggest threat to transatlantic security. However, leaders such as Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump have argued that Europeans should do more in the Middle East. The European Union has also stated…


Revitalizing American Diplomacy

Date And Time Tue, January 28, 2020 8:15 AM – 12:30 PM EST Location The Eaton Hotel 1201 K St NW Washington, DC 20001 Foreign Policy for America will host its First Annual Conference, Revitalizing American Diplomacy, on Tuesday, January 28th! About this Event Foreign Policy for America’s First Annual Conference, Revitalizing American Diplomacy, will take…


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 | Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi assumed the office of director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on December…


Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula: Different Ways, Same Goal

JANUARY 31, 2020 | 12:00 – 1:30 P.M. THE STIMSON CENTER The issue of denuclearization of the Korean peninsula faces diverse challenges, as the US and North Korea are driven by their own strategic goals and perspectives on how to achieve them. Further complicating this issue are the different interpretations and policy solutions by South…


“China’s Vision of Victory”

You are cordially invited to a book event with Dr. Jonathan D. T. Ward for his book “China’s Vision of Victory” Wednesday, January 22nd 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM The Institute of World Politics 1521 16th Street NW Washington, D.C.

The 2019 Korea Global Forum

If 2018 was the year of high-profile summitry, 2019 has been the year of stalemate for diplomatic negotiations on the Korean Peninsula. The United States and North Korea were unable to come to an agreement that included proportional denuclearization and peacebuilding measures. Meanwhile, North Korea continues to produce fissile material and improve its ballistic missile capabilities…