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The 29th ROK-US Security Conference - The Future of the Korean Peninsula

Weatherhead East Asian Institute

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

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The Council on Korea - U.S. Security Studies 

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The 29th Annual ROK-US Security Conference

 

The Future of the Korean Peninsula

 

Wednesday & Thursday, August 20-21, 2014

 

The 29th Annual ROK-US Security Conference is a two-day conference featuring panel discussions and keynote addresses from ambassadors, prominent scholars, and policy practitioners engaged in research policy on the Korean Peninsula, United States, and East Asia.

 


 

Wednesday, August 20, 2014


8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and Check-in


9:00 AM - 9:40 AM Welcome Remarks

Speakers: General Jae Chang Kim (김재창회장), General John H. Tilelli, Jr., Gerald L. Curtis, and National Assemblyman Jin Ha Hwang


9:40 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote Address

Speaker: General David H. Petraeus


10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Break


10:15 AM - 12:15 PM Panel I: Changes and Continuity in the Korean Peninsula: Whither North Korea?

Moderator: Stephen E. Noerper
Paper Presenters: Jung-hoon Lee, Patrick M. Cronin, Kwang-jin Kim
Discussants: Scott A. Snyder, Nam Sung Huh, Dae Sung Song



12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Luncheon and Keynote Address

Speaker: Former Defense Minister of South Korea Yong Ok Park


1:45 PM - 4:00 PM Panel II: Unification Policy and Regime Survival, South and North Korea

Moderator: Yong-soon Yim
Paper Presenters: Seong Ho Sheen, Sung-Yoon Lee, Gordon G. Chang
Discussants: Patrick M. Morgan, Dlynn Williams, Tae-Ho Won


4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Break


4:15 PM - 6:30 PM Panel III: Peaceful Unification of the Korean Peninsula and the Regional Powers' Strategic Interests

Moderator: Yong-ok Park
Paper Presenters: Roy Kamphausen, Sheila A. Smith, Alexandre Mansourov, Sue Mi Terry
Discussants: Gerald L. Curtis, Evans J.R. Revere, Jae-Kap Ryoo


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Dinner and Keynote Address (by invitation only)

Speaker: ROK Ambassador to the United Nations Oh Joon

 Dinner generously sponsored by General Electric

Business attire requested.



Thursday, August 21, 2014


8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Registration and Check-in


9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Panel IV: Korea's Peaceful Unification and International Cooperation

Moderator: Charles K. Armstrong
Paper Presenters: John S. Park, Sang-Yoon Ma, Gilbert Rozman, Jeong-Ho Roh
Discussants: Curtis J. Milhaupt, Sungpyo Hong


12:00 PM - 1:45 PM Luncheon and Keynote Address Speaker: Victor D. Cha


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Wrap Up and a Way Forward: The Future of the
Korean Peninsula

Speakers: Lt. General Raymond P. Ayres, Jr., General Jae Chang Kim


The Conference is co-sponsored by

The Council on Korea - U.S. Security Studies
and jointly held with
Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
International Council on Korean Studies
Sejong Institute
Korean Institute for Maritime Strategy
Hwajeong Peace Foundation
Institute for National Security Strategy of Korea
Dong-A Ilbo
The Korea Foundation
Korea Society
General Electric
Delta Air Agency, Korea 
Center for Korean Legal Studies, Columbia Law School 
Center for Japanese Legal Studies, Columbia Law School 
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Study Center, Columbia University 
Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University
Harriman Institute, Columbia University

Have questions about The 29th ROK-US Security Conference - The Future of the Korean Peninsula? Contact Weatherhead East Asian Institute

When & Where


Columbia University, Low Memorial Library, Faculty Room
2960 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EDT)


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