May 2, 2013: Strategic Implications of the Natural Gas Revolution
On May 2, 2013, NPEC and the American Enterprise Institute co-organized a dinner seminar on "Strategic Implications of the Natural Gas Revolution," featuring Dr. Kenneth Medlock, Fellow in Energy and Resource Economics at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. Dr. Medlock prepared the following presentation for the event.
April 4, 2013: Should the U.S. Encourage South Korea and Japan to Make Plutonium-Based Nuclear Fuels?
NPEC held a Capitol Hill event focusing on what U.S. policy should be regarding South Korean and Japanese ambitions to make nuclear fuels from U.S. materials at a time when we are trying to get Iran and North Korea to stop. Speakers included Frank von Hippel, former Asst. Dir. of the Office of Science and Technology under President Clinton, and William Tobey, former Dep. Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration under Bush (43).
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2013 Lunch and Registration: 11:45 AM to 12:00 PM Discussion: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2200
February 25, 2013: After North Korea and Iran: How Much More Say Should Congress Have on U.S. Nuclear Exports?
NPEC and the Foreign Policy Initiative will co-host an event on Capitol Hill to discuss the role of Congress in overseeing and approving U.S. civil nuclear cooperation agreements. Speakers will include Jay Solomon from the Wall Street Journal, Jack Spencer from the Heritage Foundation, Jodi Lieberman from the American Physical Society, and Don MacDonald from the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade.
Date: Monday, February 25, 2013 Lunch & Registration: 11:45 AM-12:00 PM Panel & Discussion: 12:00 PM-1:30 PM Location: 2200 Rayburn House Office Building
The Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC), is a 501 (c)3 nonpartisan, nonprofit,
founded in 1994 to promote a better understanding of strategic weapons proliferation issues. NPEC educates
and university professors about proliferation threats and possible new policies and measures to meet them.