Harvard Track II Dialogue on Peace and Security on the Korean Peninsula


Friday, September 28, 2018, 9:30am to 12:00pm


Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor, Taubman Building, Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA 02138

Seoul Forum for International Affairs (SFIA); Co-sponsored by SBS Foundation Research Fund at the Korea Institute, Harvard Belfer Center's Korea Working Group, Seoul Forum for International Affairs
AP Photo/Lee Jin-man

With the next inter-Korean summit and Xi Jinping-Kim Jong Un meeting scheduled for September, we’ll be convening a special Seoul Forum for International Affairs (SFIA) - Harvard Track II dialogue on Friday, September 28. This public event will highlight insights from senior former practitioners and leading experts from the Republic of Korea and the United States.

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9:30 AM
Welcome Remarks by ROK Consul General Kim Yong-hyon 

9:35 AM
Keynote Speech by Prof. Yoon Young-kwan (Professor Emeritus of Seoul National University, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs)

9:50 AM
Panel 1: “North Korean Denuclearization and Peace Building on the Korean Peninsula”

Prof. Kim Sung-han
Professor, Korea University, Former Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs, South Korea

Dr. Gary Samore
Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

Chaired by Dr. John Park, Director, Korea Working Group, Harvard Kennedy School

10:50 AM
Coffee Break

11:00 AM
Panel 2: “Northeast Asian Security Environment and Regional Multilateral Security Regime”

Lee Shin-
Professor of Korea University, Head of the Research Committee, SFIA

Dr. Patricia Kim
Stanton Nuclear Security Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations

Chaired by Prof. Chung Jae Ho, Professor of Seoul National University, Head of the Program Committee, SFIA

12:00 PM
Closing Remarks by Prof. Yoon Young-kwan & Dr. Gary Samore

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