Upcoming Events 2020
US-UA Security Dialogue XI
Washington, DC
March 5, 2020 
New York City
April 30, 2020
US-UA WG Yearly Summit VIII
New York City [Webcasting]
June 17-18, 2020

US-UA Energy Dialogue SE
Washington DC [Webcasting]
June 29, 2020 
UA HES Special Event:
Ukrainians in 1945/75th 
Year Retrospective 
Ukrainian Institute of America
September 26, 2020 
Washington, DC
October 22, 2020
PL-LT-UA Relations
Chicago, IL 
November 14, 2020 


CUSUR 2016 - Project I
US-UA “Working Group” Initiative

The US-Ukraine “Working Group” Initiative was launched in 2007 in order to secure an array of experts in "areas of interest” for CUSUR and its various forums/proceedings; at the same time, it was hoped that the ‘experts’ might agree to write a series of ‘occasional papers’ to identify “major issues” impacting on US-Ukrainian relations.
CUSUR 2017 - Project II
Publication Efforts

Recognizing the urgent need to set up proper channels for the maximum circulation of the information/analysis CUSUR possessed or had at its disposal, the Center long focused on having ‘a publication presence’ of some form or another.
CUSUR 2019 - Project III
DC Occasional Briefings Series

CUSUR did not turn its attention to having a DC presence until summer 2012. Borrowing space when the need arose (particularly for various forum steering committees meetings) from the American Foreign Policy Council, its longest abiding partner, seemed to suffice; an Acela ride from the Center’s NY office did the rest. If there was a concern, it was to open an office in Kyiv.
Compelling Bilateral Ties/Germany-Ukraine & Russia-Ukraine
UA Quest Roundtable XI: Compelling Bilateral Ties/Germany-Ukraine & Russia-Ukraine took place on October 20 and 21, 2010 in Washington, D.C. The conference was the second in a new trilogy of forums—discussions dedicated to exploring those relationships that carry deep strategic significance and powerful cultural/historical meaning, for better or worse, for Ukraine. This year's focus was on Ukraine's two giant neighbors: Germany and Russia

Speakers included:

Alexander Berdnikov Nico Lange
Ilan Berman Lewis Madanick
Yaroslav Bilinsky Oleksandr Motsyk
Steven Blank Yuri Myroshnychenko
Samuel Charap Valentyn Nalyvaichenko
Ariel Cohen Hryhoriy Nemyria
William H. CourtneyMatthew Rojansky
Orest DeychakiwskyDaniel Russell
Nadia DiukOleh Rybachuk
Volodymyr DubovykYuri Scherbak
Bohdan FuteySerhiy Shevchuk
Katie FoxGennady Shorokhov
James GreeneOleksandr Sushko
Oleksandr HorynBorys Tarasyuk
Taras KuzioAndreas Umland
Bruce JacksonVolodymyr Viatrovych
F. Stephen LarrabeeJorge Zukoski


American Foreign Policy CouncilOpen World Program/Library of Congress
Center For US-Ukrainian RelationsPolish Ukrainian Cooperation Foundation [PAUCI]
Embassy of Ukraine to the United StatesThe Washington
International Republican InstituteUS-Ukraine Business Council
Konrad Adenauer StiftungUS-Ukraine Foundation
National Democratic Institute 


American Foreign Policy CouncilCenter for US-Ukrainian Relations
Self Reliance [NY] Federal Credit UnionSelf Reliance [NJ] Federal Credit Union
Self Reliance [Baltimore] Federal Credit UnionSUMA Yonkers Federal Credit Union
Heritage Foundation at 1st Sec. Fed. Savings BankUkrainian Defense Consultants

Steering Committee:

Please note the UA Quest Roundtable Steering Committees are listed here.


Senior Foreign Policy Advisor to Julia Tymoshenko Hryhoriy Nemyria's featured remarks

Head of the Rada Comm. on Euro-Integration Borys Tarasyuk's featured remarks

Transitional Democracies Project President Bruce Jackson's featured remarks

SAIS/JHU Visiting Fellow Taras Kuzio's featured remarks

Former Chief Archivist of the SBU Volodymyr Viatrovych's featured remarks


Note that the following reports and interviews are available in text, video and audio on the Voice of America news site:
VOA report on RT XI (in Ukr.)


The event's program

Speaker Bios:

Short biographies of the the participants are available.



Past Highlight Events

RT XVII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XVII: Ukraine & Religious Freedom, held in Washington, DC on Oct. 27, 2016
UA HES SE: UA 25th B-Day
Highlights from UA HES Special Event: 'Commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Modern Ukrainian State', held at the NY Princeton Club on Sept. 17, 2016
US-UA WG YS IV Highlights
Highlights from US-UA WG Yearly Summit IV: Providing Ukraine with an Annual Report Card, held at the University Club in Washington, DC on June 16, 2016
US-UA SD VII Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue VII held on February 25, 2016 in Washington DC
UA HES SE: WW2 Legacy
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: 'Contested Ground': The Legacy of WW2 in Eastern Europe, held in Edmonton on October 23-24, 2015
Holodomor SE Highlights
Highlights from the UA Historical Encounters Special Event: Taking Measure of the Holodomor, held at the Princeton Club of NY on November 5-6, 2013
US-UA SD III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Security Dialogue III held on May 19, 2012 in Chicago, IL

  • Former UA Foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko's keynote
UEAF Forum VI Highlights
Highlights from UEAF Forum VI, held in Ottawa, Canada on March 7-8, 2012
RT XII Items of Note
Highlights from Ukraine's Quest for Mature Nation Statehood RT XII: PL-UA & TR-UA, held in Washington, DC on Oct 19–20, 2011
US-UA ED III Items of Note
Highlights from US-Ukraine Energy Dialogue III, held in Washington DC
on April 15-16, 2008
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