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December 2016

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

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, NBR will convene 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.

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.

May 2016

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration of Senator Slade Gorton saving the Seattle Mariners

The 25th Anniversary Celebration of Senator Slade Gorton saving the Seattle Mariners was a fundraising event hosted by the Seattle Mariners to honor Senator Gorton, the Slade Gorton International Policy Center, and U.S.–Japan cooperation. The event took place on May 12, 2016, at Safeco Field.

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