Building U.S.-Indonesia Mutual Understanding Since 1994

OPEN FORUMS

Open Forums

On-the-record discussion programs in Jakarta and Washington DC on the full range of issues of interest in U.S-Indonesian relations, including The U.S-Indonesia Strategic Partnership, the new U.S. administration, Indonesia and U.S. elections, U.S and Indonesian foreign policy, economy, trade and business, etc.

Upcoming Open Forums

USINDO Summer Studies 2018

February 08, 2018
Yogyakarta/Jakarta

Applications for the 2018 USINDO Summer Studies Program are now open! Deadline: February 8, 2018 Are you a U.S. university student or recent graduate interested in learning the language and culture of the most dynamic emerging economy in Southeast Asia, largest Muslim-majority nation, third largest democratic country, fourth most populous nation, and one of the…

Women as Change Agents in the United States and Indonesia

January 24, 2018
14:00 / 15:30
Jakarta

are pleased to invite you to a Special Open Forum on: Women as Change Agents in the United States and Indonesia   With  Moderated by:      Wednesday, January 24, 2018 14:00 – 15:30 (Registration starts at 13:30)   Venue: @america Pacific Place Mall, Level 3 SCBD, Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 52-53, Jakarta Selatan, 12190…

The First Year of the Trump Presidency: Assessment and Outlook for 2018

February 07, 2018
13:30 / 15:30
Jakarta

cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum on:   The First Year of the Trump Presidency: Assessment and Outlook for 2018   With  ‘ Wednesday, February 7, 2018  13:30 – 15:30 (Registration starts at 13:00)   Venue: Sequis Center Auditorium Sequis Center, 11th Floor Jl. Jendral Sudirman Kav 71, Central Jakarta   President Trump’s…

The Indonesian Security Sector’s Transformation in the Democratic Transition, and Its Constructive Engagement with China and U.S

January 24, 2018
14:30 / 16:00
DC

cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum on: The Indonesian Security Sector’s Transformation in the Democratic Transition, and Its Constructive Engagement with China and U.S With Lieutenant General TNI Agus Widjojo Governor, National Resilience Agency Republic of Indonesia   Wednesday, January 24, 2018 2:30 – 4:00 PM Venue: USINDO 1625 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite…

Past Open Forums

Maximizing the Impact of Anti-Corruption Efforts for Economic Development in the U.S. and Indonesia: The Role of Public and Private Sectors

December 15, 2017
13:30 / 15:30
Jakarta

are pleased to invite you to an Open Forum on: Maximizing the Impact of Anti-Corruption Efforts for Economic Development in the U.S. and Indonesia: The Role of Public and Private Sectors With Friday, December 15, 2017 13:30 – 15:30 (Registration starts at 13:00)   Venue: Flamboyan Room Jakarta Design Center, 6th Floor Jl. Gatot Subroto…

USINDO DC Special Open Forum, USINDO’s History Series, November 29, 2017 “Indonesia’s September 30, 1965 Movement and the Beginning of the Suharto Era: Enhancing our Understanding Drawing on Recently Released U.S. Records

November 29, 2017
14:30 / 16:15
Washington DC

Cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum  USINDO’s History Series    Indonesia’s September 30, 1965 Movement and the Beginning of the Suharto Era:  Enhancing our Understanding Drawing on Recently Released U.S. Records   Speaker: Dr. Bradley Simpson Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies, University of Connecticut Founder and Director, Indonesia and East Timor Documentation Project National…

The Internationalization of Indonesian Arts and Gamelan in the U.S. and Other Countries

September 07, 2017
09:30 / 11:30
Jakarta

Globalization brought forth many opportunities for Indonesia, including the unanticipated prospect of cultural influence abroad through performance arts. The internationalization of Indonesian arts, either musical instruments, dance and visual arts, have been well-accepted by many countries including in the U.S.

The U.S. – Indonesia Bilateral Security Relationship

August 07, 2017
Jakarta

are pleased to announce a Special Open Forum on The U.S. – Indonesia Bilateral Security Relationship With Monday, August 7, 2017 15:00 – 16:00 Venue: To be advised upon RSVP   The U.S. – Indonesia Society (USINDO) and American Chambers of Commerce (AmCham) Indonesia are pleased to announce a Special Open Forum featuring one of the most influential…

USINDO Jakarta Special Open Forum January 31, 2017 – "The Direction of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy Under the Trump Administration"

USINDO cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum on The Direction of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy Under the Trump Administration with Dr. Vali R. Nasr Dean, Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies Tuesday, January 31, 2017 1:30 – 3:30 pm Venue: Batur Room, Mercantile Club World Trade Center 1,…

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Jakarta’s Political Battleground: The Map Out of Jakarta’s 2017 Gubernatorial Election

Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on Jakarta’s Political Battleground: The Map Out of Jakarta’s 2017 Gubernatorial Election With Sandiaga S. Uno Vice Governor Candidate for 2017 Jakarta Gubernatorial Election and Former Chairman, Indonesian Young Entrepreneur Association (HIPMI) Thursday, October 27, 2016 Venue: USINDO Office 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Suite 550 Washington, D.C. 20036

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USINDO Jakarta – U.S. Embassy – The Habibie Center Open Forum October 14, 2016: "The Race to the White House: The Outlook Three Weeks Out"

Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on The Race to the White House: The Outlook Three Weeks Out with Friday, October 14th 2016 17.30 – 20.00 pm Venue: @america Pacific Place Mall, Level 3 SCBD, Jalan Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 52-53, Jakarta Selatan, 12190 It is less than three weeks away from the 2016 U.S.…

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Indonesia on the Cusp of Change: The Stakes for America

The Center for a New American Security, the US-ASEAN Business Council, and the US-Indonesia Society cordially invite you to Indonesia on the Cusp of Change: The Stakes for America Featuring The Honorable Dr. Kurt M. Campbell CEO, The Asia Group Pak Rosan Roeslani Chairman, Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, October…

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USINDO Jakarta – The Habibie Center – U.S. Embassy Open Forum September 6, 2016 – "The Hague's South China Sea Ruling: Legal and Political Implications"

Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on The Hague’s South China Sea Ruling: Legal and Political Implications with Prof. Julian Ku Maurice A. Deane Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law and the Faculty Director of International Programs, Hofstra University Ambassador Arif Havas Oegroseno Deputy Minister for Maritime Sovereignty, Indonesia Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs Aaron…

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USINDO Open Forum: "Assessing President Jokowi's New Cabinet" with Mr. Paul Rowland: Tuesday August 16

USINDO cordially invites you to an Open Forum on Assessing President Jokowi’s New Cabinet: Implications for Economic Reform and Governance with Mr. Paul Rowland Independent Consultant Advisor, Reformasi Weekly Review and Former Resident Representative, National Democratic Institute / Indonesia   Moderated by: USINDO Advisor Ms. Barbara Harvey Tuesday, August 16  2:30 – 4:00 p.m. USINDO…

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