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January 2017

The First 100 Days: U.S.-China Relations in the Trump Administration

On Wednesday, January 11, 2017, NBR and the US-China Business Council (USCBC), in conjunction with the Congressional U.S.-China Working Group, hosted a staff briefing on The First 100 Days: U.S.-China Relations in the Trump Administration.

December 2016

The Next Phase of the Asia-Pacific's Energy Revolution

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, NBR convened a high-level discussion on "The Next Phase of the Asia-Pacific's Energy Revolution" in Washington, D.C.

December 2016

NBR President Richard J. Ellings Testifies on Capitol Hill

On December 6, NBR President Richard J. Ellings, testified before the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, on "Step or Stumble: The Obama Administration's Pivot to Asia."

November 2016

U.S. Strategic Priorities in the Asia-Pacific

On November 16, 2016, NBR held a discussion of "U.S. Strategic Priorities in the Asia-Pacific" marking the release of the sixteenth volume in the Strategic Asia series: Strategic Asia 2016–17: Understanding Strategic Cultures in the Asia-Pacific. The event featured discussions with current and former Strategic Asia Research Team members.

November 2016

Forging Ahead: U.S.-Korean Peninsula Relations in the Next U.S. Administration

On November 10, 2016, NBR’s office in Washington, D.C., hosted a roundtable discussion on the future of U.S.-Korean Peninsula relations in the new U.S. administration. The event, co-hosted by NBR, the Korea Development Institute (KDI), and the Korea Institute for National Unification (KINU), featured representatives from the United States and South Korea and was conducted under the Chatham House Rule.

September 2016

Addressing Challenges in the Maritime Commons

On September 26, NBR’s John M. Shalikashvili Chair in National Security hosted a panel discussion on global maritime security issues moderated by Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert (ret.), former U. S. Chief of Naval Operations. Read a summary and listen to full audio.

July 2016

2016 Energy Security Workshop

On Friday, July 8, the National Bureau of Asian Research and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars co-hosted NBR’s twelfth annual Energy Security Workshop, “'Oil and Gas for Asia' Revisited: Asia’s Energy Security amid Global Market Change."

June 2016

Approaching Critical Mass: Asia's Multipolar Nuclear Future

On Wednesday, June 29, NBR held a launch event for the new NBR Special Report "Approaching Critical Mass: Asia's Multipolar Nuclear Future" by Matthew Kroenig.

June 2016

2016 Pacific Energy Summit

The 2016 Pacific Energy Summit, “Sustainable Futures: Energy and Environmental Security in Times of Transition,” was held in Singapore from June 22 to 24.

May 2016

Strengthening Climate and Cleaner Energy Partnerships

NBR and KEEI presented "Strengthening Climate and Cleaner Energy Partnerships: The Next Phase of U.S.-ROK Cooperation" on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.

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