FY 2020 Seminar Schedule

Public Policy Seminars


Capitol Hill Workshop

Partisan Politics, Leadership and New National Security Challenges

  • September 15-17, 2020

National & International Security Leadership Seminar


National security leaders, faced with the big picture, now see unprecedented and defining challenges to the United States both at home and abroad. The National and International Security Leadership Seminar will explore the critical national security threats facing America today. Learn More…

  • July 13-17, 2020

Enterprise Perspective Seminar


U.S. security concerns are broader and more multi-dimensional as we enter the third decade of the 21st Century than at any other time in the nation’s history. Congress and the Administration face unprecedented political, environmental, economic, and military challenges, both domestic and international, which will need to be effectively addressed. Learn More…

  • August 11-14, 2020

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…


China and the Far East Seminar

  • July 21-23, 2020

Transnational Issues Seminar

  • October 6-8, 2020

Eurasia Seminar

  • November 3-5, 2020

Emerging Technologies Seminar

  • December 1-3, 2020

Latin America Seminar

  • Dates TBA

Middle East and South Asia Seminar

  • Dates TBA

Africa Seminar

  • Dates TBA

Globalism vs Sovereignty Seminar

  • Dates TBA

Additional areas may be added in FY 2021.


National Security Field Programs


The following one-day programs are available to be presented at military installations around the United States.

They are also available as a video conference online. Learn More…

China and East Asia


Global Engagement and Emerging Threats


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


Political Landscape and the Changing National Security Environment Panel


These half-day panel discussions can be provided in person or as a video conference online. Learn More…