2016 Programs

February 16, 2016
Asia Rising and Our Shared Future: Seoul Dialogue
Dong-Bin Shin, Chairman, Asia Society Korea Center
Ronnie C. Chan, Co-Chairs, Global Asia Society
Josette Sheeran, President and CEO, Global Asia Society
Kevin Rudd, President, Asia Society Policy Institute
Wendy Cutler, Vice President, Asia Society Policy Institute

February 16, 2016
Special Event
Asia Rising and Our Shared Future VIP Dinner

February 17, 2016
Conversation with Ronnie Chan on Philanthropy
Ronnie C. Chan, Co-Chairs, Global Asia Society; Chairman of Hang Lung Group Limited
Mark Tetto, Partner, TCK Investments

March 15, 2016
Graduating into a Tough Job Market: What Korean Employers Want
Mark Sungrae Kim, Partner-in-Charge, Heidrick & Struggles

April 19, 2016
Understanding North Korea through Pictures
John Alderman Linton, President, Korea Foundation for International Healthcare; Chairman, Department of Family Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine

May 17, 2016
Global Terror, Common Challenges and Turkey’s Contribution to Global Peace and Security
Arslan Hakan OKÇAL, Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Turkey

June 14, 2016
Assignment Pyongyang: The Reporters’ Perspective
James Pearson, Correspondent, Reuters
Stephen Evans, Correspondent, BBC
John Delury, Associate Professor of International Studies, Yonsei University

September 20, 2016
The Korean War: Who Won? Who Lost? Why Does It Matter?
Andrew Salmon, Journalist, Broadcaster and Author

October 18, 2016
Korea's Forthcoming Foreign Policy Challenges
Sung Joo Han, Board Member, Asia Society Korea Center Chairman, International Policy Studies Institute of Korea Professor Emeritus, Korea University

November 30, 2016
Post-Mortem on the Post US Presidential Election: A Personal Perspective
Young-Joon Kim, Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy; Korea Center Board Member

December 7-10, 2016
Asia 21 Young Leaders Summit in Seoul

December 8, 2016
Holiday Dinner