Indo-Pacific Seminar Series


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The Indo-Pacific Seminar Series brings scholars, policymakers, government officials, and members of the media from the Indo-Pacific and the United States together to present their research and findings to a wide, regional audience. The East-West Center in Washington hosts conferences and events with partners to advance US - Indo-Pacific relations on Capitol Hill and across the United States as well as online webinars to reach audiences outside Washington, DC. The seminars fall within three main topics: Foreign Policy and Defense; Human Rights and Democracy; and Political Economy and Trade. Previous events in this series can be viewed here

The East-West Center in Washington has also held special seminar series, including:

Upcoming Webinars

Check back soon for more information on upcoming programs! 

Participation Information

Each seminar takes place on Zoom via its Webinar platform. If seminars are on-the-record, they will be live streamed to YouTube and recorded on Zoom to be made available after the seminar on Vimeo, YouTube, and SoundCloud
Upon registering for each seminar, our team will first approve your registration and you will then receive a confirmation email. If you do not, please check your Spam folder. If you still do not see the email within 24 hours or have other questions, please email Mrs. Sarah Wang at [email protected]. The confirmation email will provide you with a unique link to join the seminar. Do not share this with anyone else.
As an Attendee in a Zoom Webinar, your microphone will be muted and video turned off from the start of the presentation to cut down on noise interference and to maintain security. The Q&A session will occur at the end of the webinar presentation. You are more than welcome to type your questions into the Q&A box throughout the presentation or flag a specific point for the panelists in the Chat feature. We will address questions in the order that they are asked. 
NOTE: If you are planning to watch the seminar via the YouTube livestream or call in on a phone without smart capabilities, you will not be able to participate in the Q&A session. Should you watch on YouTube, YouTube comments will be disabled.If you have a question, please email Mrs. Sarah Wang at [email protected].