Online Event: Korea Chair "The Capital Cable" #14 with Joel Johnson and Christopher Hill
Please join us for a special two-part, post-U.S. presidential election discussion of The Capital Cable.
The first part, from 9:00 – 9:20 AM (EST) will be a special election analysis with Mr. Joel Johnson, Managing Director with The Glover Park Group. Mr. Johnson has over two decades of legislative and communications experience. He served as President Clinton’s Senior Advisor for Policy and Communications, and was Staff Director for the Senate Democratic Leadership under former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle. He has also served the House Democratic Leadership as Executive Director of the Democratic Study Group, held senior staff positions on the Senate Labor and Human Resources and Judiciary Committees, and was Chief of Staff to Senator Howard M. Metzenbaum of Ohio. Mr. Johnson will talk to us about polling results, the U.S. presidential election and what to expect in the weeks ahead.
The second part, from 9:20 – 9:50 AM (EST) will be with Ambassador Christopher R. Hill, Chief Global Advisor and professor of the practice in diplomacy at the University of Denver, and a former U.S. ambassador to the Republic of Korea. Topics of discussion will include the U.S. presidential election and what it means for the U.S.-ROK alliance and North Korea moving forward. Ambassador Hill served as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and as U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, the Republic of Korea, Poland, and the Republic of Macedonia. In addition, he served as Special Envoy to Kosovo and as the Head of the U.S. delegation to the Six-Party Talks on the North Korean nuclear issue. He previously served as Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Southeast European Affairs in the National Security Council. Earlier in his Foreign Service career, Ambassador Hill served tours in Belgrade, Warsaw, Seoul, and Tirana. Before joining the Foreign Service, he served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Cameroon.
The Capital Cable is made possible by the generous support of Kia Motors and the Center for Strategic and International Studies