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.


October 27, 2020

8:00 am - 9:00 am EDT

[Webcast] The Korean Peninsula After the U.S. Elections: Views from Washington, Beijing, and Moscow

Carnegie Moscow Center

The Carnegie Moscow Center will host a panel discussion with Tong Zhao, Alexander Gabuev, and Paul Haenle on the role of Russia and China on the Korean Peninsula after the US elections.


October 28, 2020

9:00 am - 10:00 am EDT

[Webcast] The Korean Peninsula Faces the US Election

Institute for European Studies - Korea Chair

The Institute for European Studies' Korea Chair will host a panel discussion featuring Victor Cha, Choi Kang, Duyeon Kim, and Amb. Kathleen Stephens on how the upcoming US presidential election will impact the Korean Peninsula.



November 5, 2020

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EST

[Webcast] After the US Presidential Election: Gauging the Results for Korea and Northeast Asia

The Korea Society and Columbia Business School’s APEC Study Center

The Korea Society will host Keith Luse (NCNK) and Frank Jannuzi (Mansfield Foundation) for discussion on the results of the US Presidential election for Korea and Northeast Asia in conversation with Korea Society Senior Director Stephen Noerper.


November 6, 2020

7:00 am - 8:30 am EST

[Webcast] OPCON Transfer and its Potential Impact on the United Nations Command and the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission

Korea Defense Veterans Association and Institute for Security and Development Policy

ISDP’s Korea Center, in collaboration with the Korea Defense Veterans Association (KDVA), is hosting a webinar to discuss the possible impacts of the full transfer of operational control to the Republic of Korea featuring Vincent Brooks, Chun In Bum, David Maxwell, Urs Gerber, and Mats Engman.


November 19, 2020

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

[Webcast] North Korean Sanctions and Adaptation

The Korea Society

The Korea Society will host a discussion on international economic sanctions on North Korea with Aaron Arnold (UN DPRK PoE Member), Darya Dolzikova (Royal United Services Institute), and Cameron Trainer (James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies).