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 Washington Special Open Forum with U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia, Robert O. Blake Jr.

The United States – Indonesia Society   Cordially invites you to a   Special Open Forum   President Jokowi’s Indonesia at the Five–Month Point with The Honorable Robert O. Blake, Jr.   United States Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia   Tuesday, March 24 3:00 – 4:15 p.m.   Powell Room (Cosmos Club) 2121 Massachusetts…

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USINDO Jakarta Open Forum February 25: North Korean Human Rights: U.S. Policy and the International Response

  in cooperation with U.S. Embassy Jakarta and @america cordially invite you to an Open Forum on North Korean Human Rights: U.S. Policy and the International Response with Ambassador Robert R. King U.S. Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Marzuki Darusman Special Rapporteur United Nations; USINDO advisor Ambassador Cho Tai-Young South Korean Ambassador to…

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[Postponed] USINDO Washington Special Open Forum Luncheon with Speaker of DPR

This event will be re-scheduled to a later date as the DPR Speaker’s trip to the US has been postponed.  Further announcement to follow soon.        

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USINDO Washington Special Open Forum, Feb 26 – Joko Widodo: A New Paradigm for Indonesian Leadership?

The United States-Indonesia Society cordially invites you to a Special Open Forum Joko Widodo: A New Paradigm for Indonesian Leadership? with Adam Schwarz Co-Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer-Asia The Asia Group Thursday, February 26 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. USINDO Conference Room 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Suite 550 Washington, D.C. 20036 New Indonesian President Jokowi’s…

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USINDO Open Forum March 13: Government and Community Relations in Local Public Service Delivery: U.S.' and Indonesia’s Perspectives

  in cooperation with the Association of the Indonesian Municipalities, U.S Embassy Jakarta and @america cordially invite you to an Open Forum on Government and Community Relations in Local Public Service Delivery: U.S’. and Indonesia’s Perspectives with John E. Baker Policy and Program Development Administrator City of Tallahassee, Florida Manisha Paudel Human Relations Specialist City of…

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USINDO Open Forum March 4: Assessing Government Performance and Accountability in the United States and Indonesia

  in cooperation with the Management Systems Institute-Strengthening Integrity and Accountability Program (MSI-SIAP) cordially invite you to an Open Forum on Assessing Government Performance and Accountability in the United States and Indonesia with Joseph Christoff Former Director of International Affairs and Trade, United States Government Accountability Office (GAO); Director, Institute for Public Accountability, Management Systems…

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