ICAS  Summer Symposium 2017: The Korean Diaspora

Challenges and Issues facing the Korean-American Community:
Issues and Strategies to Next Level

August 12, 2017 Saturday 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Holy Cross Korean Episcopal Church
10520 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030

Senior Advisor

Young Chan Ro


Sandra Han
Don E Lee
Synwon Yoon


Center for Korean Studies
George Mason University

Holy Cross Korean
Episcopal Church

The Heritage
The Korea Times

moderator Sang Joo Kim ICAS Senior Fellow & Executive Vice President
9:30 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks: What Are the Issues?
Synja P Kim (ICAS Fellow , President and Chairman)
Young Chan Ro (ICAS Fellow; Professor, George Mason University)
10:35 AM Sang Joo Kim (ICAS Director, Senior Fellow & Executive Vice President)
ICAS Youth Excellence Program: Raising The Game
Developing Winning Strategy for College and Beyond: A Value Chain
10:35 AM Olivia Heng (WQ; rising 8th grader, Brigantine North Middle School, Brigantine, NJ)
Family, Faith, and Freedom
11:05 AM Min Gu Jang(WQ; Freshman, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA)
Opportunity Cost and Buyer's Remorse
11:35 AM Brandon Kim (WQ; ICAS Intern; rising senior, Centreville High School, VA)
Freedom and Personal Responsibility
12:05 PM Lunch
1:05 PM Don E Lee (ICAS Director and Associate Vice President for Regional Affairs)
Briefing on ICAS and What It Strives For
2:05 PM Arthur Milikh (Associate Director, B Kenneth Simon Center, The Heritage Foundation)
American Values and Good Citizenship
3:05 PM Paul Koh (ICAS Intern; ICAS Youth Academy; US Army 2LT; USMA'15)
Passage from ICAS Volunteer to USMA West Point to US Army 2LT ) (a video)
3:15 PM Mathew Lee (CEO, FASTech Inc; President, KoBE Government Contracting Alliance)
Doing Business with US Government
4:15 PM NO SHOW: Yearn Hong Choi (Poet, Writer, and Commentator; Senior Scholar of Society of Ieodo Research, Korea)
Challenges and Issues facing the Korean-American Community: Strategy to Next Level
5:15 PM Adjourn
6: 00 PM ICAS Liberty Award Reception and Dinner in honour of Delegate Tim Hugo

Upcoming ICAS Programs

ICAS Liberty Tennis Classic Invitational
September 23, 2017 Saturday 6:45 PM 11:45 PM
Four Seasons Tennis Club Fairfax, VA 22116

ICAS Fall Symposium: The Korean Peninsula Issues
October 13, 2017, Heritage Foundation, Washington, DC

ICAS Liberty Foundation seeks to promote the cause of humanity, peace, prosperity and security through cultural, educational and research activities. It presents ICAS Symposia series as a public service pro bono publico.
All Rights Reserved

This page last modified August 18, 2017 jdb