FY 2020 Seminar Schedule

Interactive Panel Discussions


Iran and the United States

What’s Next After the Death of General Qassem Soleimani?

The targeted killing of Iran’s notorious Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) General Qassem Soleimani by a US drone strike sent shock waves across the Middle East and North Africa region and beyond. As the dust settles, what comes next in the ongoing showdown between the United States and Iran? Learn More…

  • February 28, 2020
    Capitol Hill Club, Washington, DC

Public Policy Seminars


Capitol Hill Workshop

Partisan Politics, Leadership and New National Security Challenges

  • May 19-21, 2020
  • September 15-17, 2020

White House Workshop

Presidential Politics, DOD, and the New Global Challenges

  • September 22-24, 2020

National & International Security Leadership Seminar


Increasing threats to national security pose unprecedented challenges to the United States both at home and abroad. The National and International Security Leadership Seminar will explore the most effective leadership strategies and address the overwhelming national security threats facing America today. Learn More…

Area Studies Seminars


These three-day seminars feature a diverse faculty of internationally recognized authorities and demonstrate Alan L. Freed Associates’ unique expertise in providing senior-level public policy training on regional issues of national concern. Learn More…


Africa Seminar

  • February 4-6, 2020

China, Russia and North Korea Seminar


Europe and Middle East Update


Middle East and South Asia Update


Transnational Issues


Additional areas may be added in FY 2020.


Enterprise Perspective Seminar


In the second decade of the 21st Century, American security concerns are broader and more multi-dimensional than at any other time in our nation’s history. In a world defined by regional disputes and big-power rivalries Congress and the Administration face a list of daunting political and military challenges—both domestic and international—that will need to be effectively addressed. Learn More…

Area Studies Field Programs


In FY20, Alan L. Freed Associates is offering a menu of one-day field programs that can be presented at military installations around the United States. Learn More…

China and East Asia


Globalism Versus Sovereignty: The Fundamental National Security Debate


Great Power Competition


Middle East and South Asia


Technology, Strategy, and U.S. Military Capabilities in the 21st Century


Threats, Opportunities and U.S. National Interests


The Vital Issues Facing DoD in the Near Term


Public Policy Field Programs


In FY20, Alan L. Freed Associates is offering a menu of one-day field programs that can be presented at military installations around the United States. Learn More…

Capitol Hill Workshop


White House Workshop