ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

September 20, 2005

Hon Zeguang Zheng
Deputy Chief of Mission
Minister of Political Affairs
Embassy of People's Republic of China in the USA

to speak

China and Asia

ICAS Fall Symposium: Humanity, Peace and Security
October 11, 2005 Tuesday
United States Senate Russell Office Building Room SR 325
Capitol Hill, Washington D C 20510

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Hon Zeguang Zheng will address "China and Asia" at the ICAS Fall Symposium 2005.

Hon Zheng Zeguang, born in Guangdong Province, is currently Deputy Chief of Mission of Embassy of People's Republic of China in the USA. After graduating from Punning Teacher Training College, Minister Zheng taught for two years in a middle school in Guangdong. He later went to South China Normal University and graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts. In 1986, Minister Zheng studied International Law in the University of Wales, UK and from 1987 on, he worked in the Chinese Embassy in Trinidad & Tobago.

Minister Zheng was deputy director in the Department of North America & Oceania Affairs in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and later worked in the Chinese Embassy in Washington, DC. From 1999 to 2004, he was director of U.S. Affairs and deputy director-general in the Department of North America & Oceania Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, People's Republic of China.

Over the years, Minister Zheng attended various training programs organized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other institutions, including a senior executive program co-organized by the prestigious Qinghua University and Harvard University.

Other confirmed speakers include Dan Blumenthal (Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research), Deborah Fikes (Executive Director, Ministerial Alliance of Midland, Midland, Texas) and Hon Sung Lac Wi (Minister of Political Affairs, Embassy of Republic of Korea).

Admission to this programme is free of charge and open to public. However, seating is limited and pre-registration is advised. Please register on-line at:

On-Line Registration

Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow