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February 19, 2018 Back to regular view

Feb. 9-25 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Feb. 20 9:00-10:30 a.m., Aaron Stein, Atlantic Council; Michael Elleman, International Institute for Strategic Studies; Melissa Dalton, Center for Strategic and International Studies, "online.
Feb. 21 10:00-11:30 a.m., Reid Pauly, Harvard University, "The Elite Taboo Against Using Nuclear Weapons: Evidence from Wargames," Harvard Kennedy School, Littauer Building, Cambridge, MA.
Feb. 21 12:30-2:00 p.m., Alan Robock, Rutgers University, "Environmental and Human Impacts of Nuclear War: A New Research Program," Princeton University, 221 Nassau St., Princeton NJ.
Feb. 21 6:30-9:30 p.m., Ambassador Robert Joseph, "The Nexus of Human Rights and Nuclear Weapons in North Korea," Korea Economic Institute, Woo Lae Oak Korean Restaurant, 8240 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA. RSVP email.
Feb. 22 9:00-11:00 a.m., Narushige Michishita, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Missile Defense Policy M. Elaine Bunn; ret. Lieutenant General Noboru Yamaguchi, International University of Japan; Eric Heginbotham, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "The U.S.-Japan alliance and the problem of deterrence," Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 26 10:00-11:30 a.m., Matt Bowen, Nuclear Innovation Alliance; Matthew Bunn, Harvard Kennedy School; Kate Strangis, U.S. Department of Energy; Elina Teplinsky, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, "Improving the Efficiency of U.S. Export Controls for Nuclear Energy Technologies," Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 I St. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 26 6:30 p.m., David Sanger, New York Times; Helene Cooper, New York Times; Jake Sullivan, Yale Law School; "Life With a Nuclear North Korea," New York Times, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC. Purchase tickets online.
Feb. 26 10:00-11:00 a.m., David Trachtenberg, U.S. Department of Defense, "Nuclear Posture Review: Continuities and Changes," Heritage Foundation, 214 Massachusetts Ave. NE, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 26 Noon, Matthew Kroenig, Atlantic Council; Rebecca Hersman, Center for Strategic and International Studies; James Miller, Harvard University, "The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy," Atlantic Council, 1030 15th St. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 26 6:00-7:00 p.m., Hooshang Amirahmadi, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy; Shafeeq Ghabra, Kuwait University; Seyed Mohammad Kazen Sajjadpour, Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, "Iran in 2018 and beyond: Amidst external and internal challenges," Brookings Institution, Intercontinental Hotel, Westbay, Qatar. RSVP by online.
Feb. 27 10:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., "Nuclear Risks in Northeast Asia," Carnegie Endowment, 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 27 Noon-1:30 p.m., Jongho Kim, George Washington University; William Brown, Georgetown University; Scott Snyder, Council on Foreign Relations, "The North Korean Economy Under Sanctions," Korea Economic Institute of America, 1800 K St. NW, Washington DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 27 3:30-5:00 p.m., Chung-in Moon, Republic of Korea; John Linton, Severance Hospital of Yonsei Medical School, Balancing Security, Humanitarian, and Human Rights Concerns in Addressing the North Korea Crisis, National Committee on North Korea, 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP "online.
Feb. 28 10:00-11:30 a.m., Hassan Abbas, National Defense University, "Pakistan's Nuclear Program: A Story of Defiance, Deterrence & Deviance," Harvard Kennedy School, Littauer Building, Cambridge, MA.
Feb. 28 12:30-2:00 p.m., Greg Mello, Los Alamos Study Group, "US Plans for Expanding Nuclear Warhead Plutonium Pit Production: Issues and Costs," Princeton University, 221 Nassau St., Princeton, NJ.
Feb. 28 2:30 p.m., Senate Foreign Relations hearing on: the FY 2019 State Department Budget Request and Redesign Plans, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC.
Feb. 28 6:00 p.m., Amb. Robert Gallucci, Georgetown University and Johns Hopkins University; Ret. Amb. Christopher Hill, University of Denver; Mary Beth Long, Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, "Nuclear North Korea: Is War the Way Ahead?," McCain Institute for International Leadership, 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
Feb. 28 10:00-11:30 a.m., Hassan Abbas, National Defense University, "Pakistan's Nuclear Program: A Story of Defiance, Deterrence, & Deviance," Harvard Kennedy School, Littauer Building, Cambridge, MA.
Feb. 28 Noon-1:00 p.m., Senator Chris Coons (DE), "Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs: Senator Chris Coons & Walter Russel Mead," Hudson Institute, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
March 1 2:00-6:30 p.m., Under Secretary of Defense for Policy John Rood, and two panels with 6 speakers, "Assessing the 2018 Nuclear Posture Review," Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1616 Rhode Island Ave., Washington, DC. RSVP online.
March 3 9:45 a.m.-3:00 p.m., "4th Annual International Diplomacy Conference," Daisy Alliance, 219 Uncle Heinie Way, Atlanta, GA.
March 6 U.S. sanctions against Russia currently set to expire.
March 9 10:00-11:30 a.m., Matthew Kroenig, Georgetown University, "The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy," Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
March 9-18 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
March 9 9:00 a.m., "Sanctions in the Trump Era-One Year In," Atlantic Council, 1030 15th St. NW, Washington, DC. RSVP online.
March 14 12:30-2:00 p.m., Moritz Kuett, Princeton University, "How can Germany become a Member of the Ban Treaty," Princeton University, 221 Nassau St., Princeton, NJ.
March 18 Russian presidential election.
March 19-20 Royal United Services Institute, Missile Defense Conference 2018, RUSI Whitehall, London, UK.
March 28 12:30-2:00 p.m., Campbell Craig, Cardiff University, "MAD, not Marx: Krushchev and the Nuclear Revolution," Princeton University, 221 Nassau St., Princeton, NJ.
April 12 8:45 a.m.-9:15 p.m., Project on Nuclear Issues (PONI) 2018 Capstone Conference, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), U.S. Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. RSVP online.
July 6 Submission deadline for the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies Nonproliferation Review.
July 11-12 President Trump attends a NATO summit (estimate). Brussels.

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