United States–Thailand Relations at 190 Years: Past, Present, Future

Event: Monday, March 20, 2023, Washington, DC | Courtesy of Asia Foundation

The Asia Foundation, in collaboration with the Royal Thai Embassy, commemorated 190 years of United States–Thai diplomacy on March 20, 2023. Check out the discussion on the accomplishments, challenges, and future of United States–Thai relations and prospects for the alliance in the 21st century.


Senator Tammy Duckworth, D-IL (pre-recorded video remarks)
H.E. Tanee Sangrat, Ambassador, Royal Thai Embassy
Melissa Brown, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia, U.S. Department of State
Larry Redmon, Former U.S. Military Attache, U.S. Embassy Bangkok and Consultant for Thai–American Security Affairs
Pongphisoot Busbarat, Assistant Dean & Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, Chulalongkorn University and Director of ISIS Thailand
Catharin Dalpino, Professor Emeritus, Georgetown University
John Brandon, Senior Director, International Relations, The Asia Foundation


RELATED LOCATIONS: ThailandWashington DC
RELATED PROGRAMS: Regional and International Relations