Young Scholars Forum New Paths to Peace on the Korean Peninsula through International Cooperation

Date : Friday, October 13, 2017 / 14:00 – 18:00

Venue : The Asan Institute for Policy Studies, Seoul, Korea

■ Objective : To discuss the peaceful unification of the Korean Peninsula with young college and graduate students

Time Category Program
14:00-14:05 Opening Remarks

Kang Choi
(The Asan Institute for Policy Studies)

14:05-15:20 Session 1

How to Approach the Unification of Korea


Kang Choi
(The Asan Institute for Policy Studies)


Chiew-Ping Hoo (Malaysia)
(The National University of Malaysia)

Gibum Kim (Korea)
(Korea Institute for Defense Analyses)

Max Nurnus (Germany)
(Seoul National University)

Jeongjoon Park (Korea)
(Seoul National University)

15:20-15:30 Break
15:30-16:45 Session 2

International Cooperation on North Korea Issues


Elise Hu
(National Public Radio)


Kuyoun Chung (Korea)
(Korea Institute for National Unification)

Ben Forney (United States)
(The Asan Institute for Policy Studies)

Tingting Li (China)
(Peking University)

Alexander Perez (United States)
(Sogang University)

16:45-17:00 Conclusion
17:00-18:00 Reception

*All discussions will be in English and there will be no interpretation provided.