The John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum regularly hosts heads of state; leaders in politics, government, business, labor and the media; academics; community organizers; and artists. In addition to speeches, debates and panel discussions on pressing issues, the Forum has sponsored television and radio programs, film screenings, and theatrical productions.

Upcoming Forums

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  • C. M. Chan
    Harvard Kennedy School, MPA/MC ‘15
    Legal Counsel, Sir Elly Kadoorie & Sons Limited
    William C. Kirby
    Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor
    T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies, Harvard University and Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration, HBS
    Heather Pickerell
    Harvard College, ‘15
    Anthony Saich (moderator)
    Director, Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School
     

  • R. Nicholas Burns
    Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
    Richard Rosecrance
    Adjunct Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School. Co-editor “The Next Great War? The Roots of World War I and the Risk of US-China Conflict”
    Etel Solingen
    Thomas T. and Elizabeth C. Tierney Chair in Peace Studies, University of California, Irvine
    Graham Allison (moderator)
    Director, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School

  • Election Night 2014 November 4, 2014 - 8:00pm Rick Berke

    Election Night 2014
    Commentary and Call-Ins with Rick Berke

    Snacks and refreshments will be served!

    Doors Open @ 8:00PM
    This event is open to those with valid Harvard ID

     

  • The Seymour E. and Ruth B. Harris Lecture by
    General Janet C. Wolfenbarger
    Commander, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Airforce Base, Ohio
    David T. Ellwood (moderator)
    Dean, Harvard Kennedy School