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 Special Open Forum August 12, 2016: Building Bridges, Breaking Barriers: Understanding the Contemporary Context of Pluralism and Diversity in the U.S. and Indonesia

  Cordially invite you to a Special Open Forum on Building Bridges, Breaking Barriers: Understanding the Contemporary Context of Pluralism and Diversity in the U.S. and Indonesia with Prof. Azyumardi Azra Director of the Syarif Hidayatullah State Islamic University Graduate School Prof. Muhammad Ali Associate Professor in Islamic Studies, University of California Riverside Imam Mohamed Magid…

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Education and the Prevention of Radicalism and Extremism in Indonesia

  USINDO cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum Education and the Prevention of Radicalism and Extremism in Indonesia with Ms. Fauziah Fauzan Director Diniyyah Putri Imam Shamsi Ali Director Jamaica Muslim Center   Friday, April 29  10:00 – 11:00 a.m. USINDO Office 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Suite 550 Washington, D.C. 20036 Jakarta’s terrorist…

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President Jokowi's Indonesia at the 18-month point: Progress, Challenges, Outlook

Cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum on President Jokowi’s Indonesia at the 18-month point: Progress,  Challenges,  Outlook with The Honorable Robert O. Blake, Jr. United States Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia Thursday, March 17 Noon – 2:00 p.m. Light lunch from Noon Program starts 12:30 p.m. USINDO Office 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Suite 550…

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Global Problems, Local Solutions: U.S.-Indonesia Perspectives on Developing Resilient Cities for Sustainable Life

USINDO Jakarta – U.S. Embassy Jakarta – APEKSI – @america Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on Global Problems,  Local Solutions: U.S.-Indonesia Perspectives on Developing Resilient Cities for Sustainable Life with Arief Wismansyah Mayor,  Tangerang City Sri Tantri Arundhati Director of Climate Change Adaptation, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Republic of Indonesia  Aniessa Delima Sari…

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A Contemporary Analysis of "Bebas dan Aktif" in Indonesian Foreign Policy

Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on A Contemporary Analysis of ‘Bebas dan Aktif’ in Indonesian Foreign Policy with   Prof. Donald E. Weatherbee  Donald S. Russell Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of South Carolina,  USINDO Advisor   Adriana Elisabeth, Ph.D. Director of Research Center for Politics, the Indonesian Institute of Sciences   Edy Prasetyono,…

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Garuda Hovering: What Directions for Indonesian Foreign Policy?

Cordially invite you to an Open Forum on Garuda Hovering: What Directions for Indonesian Foreign Policy with   Prof. Donald E. Weatherbee  Donald S. Russell Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of South Carolina,  USINDO Advisor   Prof. Dewi Fortuna Anwar Deputy Head for Government Policy Support, Secretariat of the Vice President of the Republic…

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