In June 2017, the Korea Peace Network, which is co-chaired by AFSC, held a symposium, "Off-Ramps to War: Paths to Building Peace with North Korea," at George Washington University.
Featured speakers included former Defense Secretary William Perry, historian Bruce Cumings, and people most impacted by the ongoing division, including families of U.S. servicemen who served in the Korean War and Korean-Americans separated from their families in DPRK.
Linda Lewis, AFSC country representative for DPRK
Keynote speaker: William Perry, former U.S. secretary of defense
Katharina Zellweger, visiting fellow, Stanford Center for International Security and Cooperation
Keynote speaker: Bruce Cumings, historian
Rick Downes, Coalition of Families of Korean & Cold War POW/MIAs