June 29, 2022

Hon Daniel Kritenbrink
Assistant Secretary for East Asia and Pacific Affairs
US Department of State

to address

The East Asia Security Landscape and US National Security

ICAS Fall Symposium Libertas
Humanity, Liberty, Peace and Security

October 3 2022 730 PM – 900 PM EST Washington DC
October 4 2022 830 AM – 1000 AM KST Seoul Korea

On-line Registration
(Access Code to Registrant Only)

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Daniel Kritenbrink will address the virtual ICAS Fall Symposium Libertas on October 3, 2022 730 PM - 900 PM EDT Washington DC.

Daniel became Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs on September 24, 2021. A career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, he has been an American diplomat since 1994.

Assistant Secretary Kritenbrink previously served as U.S. Ambassador to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (2017-2021), Senior Director for Asian Affairs at the National Security Council (2015-2017), and Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing (2013-2015). Daniel also completed multiple other overseas tours in Beijing, Tokyo, Sapporo, and Kuwait City. His other Washington assignments have included Director of the Office of Chinese and Mongolian Affairs at the Department of State and Staff Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs.

A Nebraska native, Daniel earned a master’s degree at the University of Virginia, and a bachelor’s degree at the University of Nebraska-Kearney.

He speaks Chinese and Japanese.

Thank you.