Towards Peace in the Korean Peninsula? Assessing a Spring of Summits

Brussels, Belgium

14 June 2018

Start: 12 Jun 2018 14:00 End: 12 Jun 2018 18:30

12 June 2018, 14.00 - 18.30
Venue: The Hotel, Room 26.3 (Boulevard de Waterloo  38, 1000 Brussels)

Programme:
 
14.00 - 14.05 Welcome remarks: Dr Ramon Pacheco Pardo, KF-VUB Korea Chair, Institute for European Studies, VUB
 
14.05 - 14.15 Opening address: HE Kim Hyoung-zhin, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Belgium and the EU
 
14.15 - 15.30 Panel 1: ASEM & Korea-EU Political and Security Cooperation: Moving to the Next Level
 
Chair:

Dr Tongfi Kim, Senior Researcher, KF-VUB Korea Chair, Institute for European Studies, VUB & Assistant Professor, Vesalius College

Speakers:

Ms Shada Islam, Director of Policy, Friends of Europe
Dr Jun Hae-won, Associate Professor, Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security, Korea National Diplomatic Academy
Professor Kim Sung-han, Dean, Graduate School of International Studies, Korea University & former Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Republic of Korea

 
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee break
 
16.00 - 17.15 Panel 2: Korea-EU Economic Relations & ASEM: Strengthening Bilateral and Inter-regional Ties
 
Chair:

Dr Tereza Novotna, Academic Collaborator, Institute for European Studies, ULB & Korea Foundation Fellow, EU Centre, Seoul National University

Speakers:

Dr Kim Heungchong, Senior Research Fellow, Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
Ms Nevena Mateeva, Policy Officer for Korea and Japan, DG Trade, European Commission
Professor Moon Woosik, Professor of International Finance, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul National University

 
17.15 - 17.30 Closing address: Dr Steven Everts, Senior Advisor on ASEM - Alternate Senior Official (SOM), European External Action Service
 
17.30 - 18.30 Reception
 
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