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U.S.-ROK Alliance: Looking Ahead to the New Administration and Beyond

December 5, 2016 • 9:15 am – 4:30 pm EST

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ROK-U.S. Strategic Forum 2016

CSIS Office of the Korea Chair and the Korea Foundation invite you to a special international forum to review the opportunities and challenges for the U.S.-ROK alliance facing a new U.S. administration and beyond. This forum brings together U.S. and ROK senior officials, experts, and opinion leaders to discuss issues such as North Korea’s challenges, the U.S.-ROK alliance and East Asia, and the future of U.S.-ROK economic, energy and trade cooperation.

Welcoming Remarks (9:15 - 9:30 AM)
Lee Sihyung
Richard Armitage

Opening Session (9:30 - 10:00 AM)
Ahn Ho-Young
Mark Lippert

Keynote Session (10:00 - 10:30 AM)
Han Sung-joo
Christopher Hill
Victor Cha (Moderator)

Session 1: North KoreaN Challenges (10:45 - 12:00 PM)
Yoon, Young-kwan (moderator)
Choi, Kang
Jo, Dongho
Kang, Insun
Robert Carlin
Victor Cha
Bruce Klingner

Luncheon Address: NOrth Korea Policy: Where are we? (12:00 -1:15 PM)
Joseph Yun

Session 2: ROK-U.S. Alliance and East Asia (1:30 - 2:45 PM)
Kim, Sung-han (moderator)
Chung, Jae-Ho
Shin, Beom-chul
Sohn, Yul
Patrick Cronin
Michael Green
Van Jackson

Session 3: The Future of u.s.-ROK Economic, energy, and Trade Cooperation (3:00 - 4:15 PM)
Stephan Haggard (moderator)
Ahn Dukgeun
Jung, Yonghun
Kim, Jong-hoon
James Loi
Scott Miller

Victor Cha
Senior Vice President for Asia and Korea Chair
Scott Miller
Senior Mentor (Non-resident), Executive Education