The ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

December 21, 2000
Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you the following brief summary of the select activities of ICAS for the year 2000:
2 / 11:ICAS [Winter] Symposium: Asia's Challenges Ahead. Twelve papers presented. Amb Takekazu Kawamura of Japan, the ICAS Dinner speaker.
3 / 2:Sang Joo Kim, Synja P. Kim and seven other ICAS Fellows were invited guests of the Officers and Trustees of the Heritage Foundation at the Sixth B C Lee Lecture. Amb Paul Wolfowitz, keynote speaker.
5 / 1:ICAS [Spring] Symposium & ICAS Liberty Award Dinner: Humanity, Economy, Science and Technology. Six papers presented. Amb Zhaoxing Li of the Embassy of People's Republic of China in Washington, keynote speaker and guest of honor at the ICAS Luncheon. Hon Jerome J Shestack, the recipient of ICAS Liberty Award and the Dinner speaker.
5 / 18:Sang Joo Kim, invited guest at the evening honoring Lawrence H Summers, U. S. Treasury Secretary, at the Park Hyatt Philadelphia At The Bellevue.
6 / 4:ICAS inaugurated ICAS Liberty Golf Classic at Bensalem Country Club. Trophy of Amb Zhaoxing Li endowed. Il Hwan Kim was the Grand Marshall, and Sung Hoon Kim, the inaugural champion.
7 / 20:Sang Joo Kim, guest of Amb Hong Koo Lee of South Korea to Washington
8/17-18:ICAS [Summer] Symposium: Korean Diaspora: Challenges facing the Korean-American Community in the New Century. Eleven papers presented. Gary Ledyard delivered keynote address.
8/25-9/7:ICAS in China 2000; Beijing, Xian, Shanghai, San Francisco
10 / 3:Sang Joo Kim, guest of Amb Sung Chul Yang of South Korea to Washington
10 / 13:ICAS [Fall] Symposium in the U S Capitol, Washington: Asia's Challenges Ahead. Twelve papers presented.
11 / 13:Sang Joo Kim, delegate at International Monetary & Trade Conference, FRB
12 / 5:Sang Joo Kim, guest at the Birthday Reception for the Emperor of Japan
12 / 21:ICAS Annual Liberty Award Dinner: Youth, Vision, Courage, and Truth. Hon Harold Hongju Koh and Alfred P West, Jr., recipients of ICAS Liberty Award and the Dinner speakers. Youth Excellence Program installed.
In addition, we wish to gratefully acknowledge ICAS Fellows, members, friends, collaborators, donors, speakers and discussants whose generous contributions and supports made our programmes possible. With your continued patronage, we are hopeful that the next year will bring more nurturing experience. Thank you.

Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow