2011 Programs

2011 Programs

Monthly Luncheon: In Seoul, A Fresh Look at Africa 
January 18, 20111 
Lotte Hotel Seoul
H.E.Hilton Anthony Dennis, Ambassador, South African Embassy

Networking Night 
February 9, 2011
Pierre’s Bar, Lotte Hotel Seoul

Monthly Luncheon: India: A Land of Silent Revolutions 
February 15, 2011 
Lotte Hotel Seoul 
H.E. Skand Ranjan Tayal, Ambassador, India Embassy

Networking Night 
March 9, 2011 
Pierre’s Bar, Lotte Hotel Seoul
 

Monthly Luncheon: What’s Past is Prologue in the Middle East 
March 15, 2011 
Lotte Hotel Seoul 
H.E. Tuvia Israeli, Ambassador,Israel Embassy

Annual Summit of Women Leaders of New Asia (Singapore)
A Korean Perspective on Leadership for the 21st Century 

April 1, 2011 
Lotte Hotel Seoul
H.E. Na Kyung-won, member of the 18th National Assembly of the Republic of Korea.

Networking Night 
April 6, 2011 
Pierre’s Bar, Lotte Hotel Seoul 

Monthly Luncheon: Yun: Transformation First Step to 'New Beginning'
April 19, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Young-Gak (Ken) Yun, Chairman of Samjong KPMG

Networking Night 
May 11, 2011 
Pierre’s Bar, Lotte Hotel Seoul 

Monthly Luncheon: Mexico: The Country with Many Faces
May 17, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
H.E. Martha Ortiz De Rosas, Ambassador of Mexico to the Republic of Korea

Asia Society Korea Center Third Anniversary Reception & Dinner
May 18, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul

Global Asia Society Patrons Trip to Korea
May 18, 2011 

∙Breakfast Briefing by Lee Charm, President, Korea Tourism Organization
∙Leeum Samsung Museum of Art
∙Korea Furniture Museum
∙Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
∙Changdeokgung and the Secret Garden
∙Breakfast briefing by John Delury, Former Associate Director, Center on U.S.- China Relations
∙Jongmyo
∙National Museum of Korea
∙PKM Trinity Gallery
∙Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
∙Daesungdong Elementary School
∙U.S. Ambassador’s Residence
∙Breakfast Briefing on Gyeongju by Dr. Young-ae Yim, Professor, Gyeongju University
∙Bulguksa Temple
∙Seokguram Grot
∙Lasonjae, the Korean Traditional Cuisine School
∙Gyeongju National Museum
∙Anapji Pond, Daereungwon Royal Tombs, Cheonmachong Tomb
∙Astronomical Observatory
∙Busan City Tour

Networking Night
June 8, 2011

Pierre’s Bar, Lotte Hotel Seoul                      

The Singapore Difference
June 23, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Soo Siew Keong, Regional Director of Singapore Tourism Board

Summer Closure / Office Renovation
July 2011
Lotte Hotel Seoul
      

Summer Camp
August 10-13

Cocktail Reception: Leslie Koch, President of The Trust for Governors Island
September 7, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul

Monthly Luncheon: Growing a Company in Korea, Challenges & Rewards
September 20, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Stuart B. Solomon, Chairman of MetLife Korea

Monthly Luncheon: Korean Cinema
October 18, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Im Kown-taek, a legendary Korean film director

Asia Society Korean Culture Festival
November 16, 2011 

USC, Town and Gown
Conversation with Im Kwon-taek

Asia Society Korean Culture Festival
November 17, 2011 

USC, Davidson Conference Center, Club Room
The Evolving Image of Korean-Americans in the U.S. Entertainment Market

Asia Society Korean Culture Festival
November 17, 2011 

Lotte Hotel Seoul
Hansik Dinner, Korean Consul General’s Residence

Holiday Cocktail Reception
December 7, 2011 
Pierre’s Bar, 
Lotte Hotel Seoul
 

December 12, 2011
by Denise Lejcar