Announcement: Due to unforeseen circumstances, we must postpone "The Korean - U.S. Alliance" presentation. So, we will not be gathering at noon on Thursday, January 14. We expect to reschedule this important session very soon and will contact all of you when we have a date.  

The Korean - U.S. Alliance

 

with 

Mark Tokola, Vice President, Korea Economic Institute

Sung-hoon Park, Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the U.S. 

Dr. Jennifer Brannan, Desk Officer, Office of Korean Affairs, U.S. Dept. of State

 

Thursday, January 14, 2021

12:00 - 1:00 PM (EST)

 

Virtual event. Public invited.

Webinar will be viewable live and as an archive.

This event is free but requires registration. 

A new forthcoming administration in the U.S. Historic elections in South Korea. Persistent global challenges including nuclear security issues and the COVID-19 pandemic. For these reasons and more, focusing on one of the allies of the United States in East Asia is a timely conversation. A program of the World Affairs Councils of America in partnership with the Korea Economic Institute, join us for a discussion with experts from the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the USA, the U.S. Department of State, and the Korea Economic Institute (KEI) for a wide-ranging presentation on the relationship between the U.S. and the Korean Peninsula.  The panel will dive deep into politics, trade, and the economy, and the many ties that bind these two countries together.

Speaker bios

About the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the U.S.

About the Korea Economic Institute

About the U.S. Department of State

 

About the World Affairs Councils of America

A program of the World Affairs Councils of America in partnership with the Korea Economic Institute

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