Connecting People & Ideas to Advance Mutual Interests in U.S.-Asia Relations

With relations between Korea and Japan improving over the last year, the leaders of the United States, Korea, and Japan met in Washington on August 18 to discuss a common approach for addressing regional and global security challenges and enhancing economic prosperity.

Please join KEI and the Mansfield Foundation for a discussion of the progress made in the summit, the challenges ahead, and the potential opportunities that remain. Panelists include experts from the U.S. military and State Department, as well as outside experts on the trilateral relationship.


Seth Bailey
Director for the Office of Korean and Mongolian Affairs
U.S. Department of State

Michael Luke Deckard
Japan Country Director
United State Air Force

Eric Altbach
Albright Stonebridge Group

Sayuri Romei
Associate Director of Programs
Mansfield Foundation

Clint Work
Fellow and Director of Academic Affairs

Moderated by:
Mark Tokola
Vice President


Monday, August 21, 2023
2:00 PM  EDT

KEI Conference Facility
1800 K St, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

In-person seating is limited, please RSVP to reserve your seat.
This hybrid event will also be live-streamed via YouTube.


Register Here