ICAS Spring Symposium

May 9, 2003, 12:00 PM - 5:45 PM
U S Senate Dirksen Office Building Room 106
Capitol Hill, Washington, D C 20510

Humanity, Peace and Security

11:30 AM Registration
Moderator Sang Joo Kim (ICAS Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President)
12:00 NN Welcome & Opening Address
Synja P Kim (ICAS Fellow & President and Chairman)
12:05 PM James J. Przystup (ICAS Fellow; Senior Fellow and Research Professor, Institute of National Strategic Studies, National Defense University)
The Security Landscape of the East Asia: The North Korea's Threats and Options for Seoul, Tokyo and Washington
1:00 PM Mark Kirk (United States Representative, R-10-IL)
A Strategic Vision of U S Commitment to the Human Rights Issues: The Case of North Korea
1:30 PM Glenda Gauci (Minister Political, Embassy of Australia, Washington D C)
Australia's Role for Peace and Security in the Northeast Asia: North Korea's Nukes, Missiles and WMD
2:30 PM Thomas J. Byrne (ICAS Fellow; Vice President and Senior Credit Officer, Financial Institutions and Sovereign Group, Moody’s Investors Service)
(introduced by Mina Yi-Merizalde, ICAS Director for Development)
Challenges for South Korea's Economic Security: Risk Factors and Outlook
3:30 PM Lawrence R Klein (ICAS Distinguished Fellow; Benjamin Franklin Professor Economics Emeritus, Univ of Pennsylvania; Nobel Laureate) (introduced by Julia K Han, ICAS Deputy Director for External Affairs)
International Economic Performance and Conflict Resolution
4:30 PM Dale E. Klein (Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Chemical and Biological Defense Programs, U S Department of Defense)
(introduced by Choon Ki Yoo, Grand Marshal for ICAS Liberty Golf Classic)
The North Korean Issues: Missiles, Nuke and WMD
5:45 PMadjourn

Iskander Azizov (Counselor for Asia and Pacific Affairs, Embassy of Russia)
William B Brown ( ICAS Fellow; Sr International Economist, U S Commerce Department)
Dennis P Halpin (Pearson Fellow and Professional Staff, Committee on International Relations, U. S. House of Representatives)
Don Kirk (ICAS Fellow; Seoul Correspondent for the International Herald Tribune and The New York Times)
Yoshihisa Komori (Editor-at-Large, The Sankei Shimbun)
Alina Li (ICAS Intern)
Yosuke Watanabe (The White House Correspondent, Kyodo News)
Council for America My Country (CAMC), Courtesy Hana Travel Inc, Emerging Markets Management LLC, ICAS Liberty Golf Classic, ICAS Youth Excellence Program, Joseph J Janos III Esq, SK Enterprises International Inc, Sports Connections Inc.

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