The FPA/KINU Joint Conference: Current Challenges in the Korean Peninsula and Prospects for Unification

Event offered by:
Foreign Policy Association
Korean Institute for National Unification

Event Details

Thursday, October 19, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Harvard Club
35 W 44th Street
New York, NY
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Event Description

4:30 – 5:00 p.m. Registration  


5:00- 5:30 p.m. Opening remarks delivered by Ambassador Gheewan KimConsul General to New York, Republic of Korea



5:30 – 6:30 p.m. PANELPathway to Unification: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead  

moderated by David DenoonProfessor of Politics and Economics,  

New York University   


Stephen NoerperSenior DirectorKorea Society 


Kuyoun ChungResearch Fellow, Korea Institute for National Unification


James PersonDirector, Wilson Center’s Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy.   


6:30 – 7:30 p.m. PANEL: International Security Issues and the Korean Peninsula:  

moderated by Earl Carr, Jr.Managing Director, Momentum Advisors. 


Joel S. WitSenior Senior Fellow at US-Korea Institute at SAIS and a Senior Research Fellow at Columbia University Weatherhead Institute for East Asian Studies 


Ankit Panda, Editor, The Diplomat   


Robert J. Einhorn,Senior Fellow, Brookings Institute


7:30 – 8:00 p.m. Reception 

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