Over the past 10 years, the IP Commission, working closely with the nation’s leading IP experts, has put forward numerous recommendations to address the grave economic, technological, and national security implications of theft of American IP. While significant progress has been made, there is still more to be done to ensure the innovative potential of U.S. businesses, entrepreneurs, and inventors is fully protected. The IP Commission will continue to do its part in developing recommendations to better secure American IP from infringement.

Adm. Dennis Blair, IP Commission Chair
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Admiral Dennis C. Blair

Russia-Ukraine War

Regional Responses to the Russia-Ukraine War: What Lessons Have Been Learned?

The essays in this roundtable examine the relevance of the Russia-Ukraine war to other regions...
Michael J. Green, Nargis Kassenova, Pavel K. Baev, Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, Rajesh Rajagopalan, Jeffrey Reeves, Matthew Kroenig, and Clementine G. Starling
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Summer Seminar in Seattle
To better understand China’s capabilities, strategic culture, international influence, global ambitions, strengths, and weaknesses, and to formulate effective policy, the United States needs to cultivate a new generation of experts and policymakers. NBR holds the annual Summer Seminar in Seattle to help prepare this generation as well as augment the knowledge of more senior professionals.


Expert Spotlight

Jonathan Greenert

Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert

John M. Shalikashvili Chair in National Security Studies


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Taiwan Strait

Securing Taiwan: Assessing Defense Priorities and Challenges

Event Summary
Washington, D.C.
Mar 23, 2023
Energy Security

A Breakfast Discussion with Ambassador Geoffrey R. Pyatt

Event Summary
Washington, D.C.
Feb 23, 2023
U.S.-Taiwan Relations

NBR Delegation to Taiwan Led by Admiral Philip S. Davidson

Trip Summary
Taiwan, Jan 31-
Feb 3, 2023

President’s Circle

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President's Circle

“America’s Indo-Pacific Security Priorities” with Ely Ratner

Event Summary
Virtual Event
Jan 26, 2023
President's Circle

“Daring to Struggle: China in the New U.S. Indo-Pacific Strategy” with Bates Gill

Event Summary
Washington, D.C. & Virtual
Jun 21, 2022

Chairman’s Council

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Chairman's Council

Roundtable with Ambassador Paul Myler

Event Summary
Washington, DC
Apr 24, 2023
Chairman's Council

Roundtable with Sir John Sawers

Event Summary
Virtual Event
Feb 15, 2023
Chairman's Council

Roundtable with Eric Heginbotham

Event Summary
Virtual Event
Oct 19, 2022


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APEC 2023

Assessing U.S. Objectives for APEC 2023

Charles W. Boustany, Shihoko Goto, and Robert Holleyman
Podcast | Apr 14, 2023
Critical Minerals

Quad Geopolitics
Critical Minerals Competition

Niharika Tagotra, Kristin Vekasi, and Thomas Lutken
Podcast | Apr 6, 2023
Digital Transformation

Japan’s Digital Transformation
Industry Advancements and Government Goals

Daisuke Kawai, Ulrike Schaede, and Doug Strub
Podcast | Mar 28, 2023