※ Please register to attend an event in advance. ■ Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2023 ■ Place: The Grand Hyatt Seoul
Time Panel Title Panelist Affiliation
08:00-09:00 Registration
Opening Ceremony 09:00-10:00 Welcoming Remarks Chung Mong Joon The Asan Institute for Policy Studies
Congratulatory Remarks Chang Hojin Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea
Joy M. Sakurai U.S. Embassy in Seoul
Henry A. Kissinger (Video Remarks) Kissinger Associates, Inc.
John J. Hamre (Video Remarks) Center for Strategic and International
Keynote Address John R. Bolton Former U.S. National Security Advisor; Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
10:00-10:10 Break
Plenary Session 1 10:10-11:40 World in Turbulence Karen E. House (Moderator) Harvard Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Yoon Young-kwan The Asan Institute for Policy Studies
Edwin J. Feulner The Heritage Foundation
James B. Steinberg School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Randall Schriver Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs
Maria Castillo Fernandez European Union to the Republic of Korea
Jia Qingguo Peking University
Ken Jimbo Keio University
11:40-13:10 Luncheon
-Luncheon Speech: Paul D. Wolfowitz, Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense
Concurrent Session 13:10-14:25 Concurrent Session 2-1 State of Alliances Jakob Hallgren (Moderator) Swedish Institute of International Affairs
Choi Byung Hyuk Council on Korea-U.S. Security Studies
Kim Byung Joo National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Paul D. Wolfowitz Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense
Yamaguchi Noboru International University of Japan
Andrew Harrison United Nations Command
Concurrent Session 2-2 Flashpoints in the Indo-Pacific Lee Chung Min (Moderator) Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; KAIST
Ahn Ho-Young Former Korean Ambassador to the United States
Walter L. Sharp Former Commander, United Nations Command, ROK-US Combined Forces Command, United States Forces Korea
Kent E. Calder School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University
Bonnie S. Glaser German Marshall Fund of the U.S.
Gordon Flake
Perth USAsia Centre, The University of Western Australia
Ankit Panda Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
14:25-14:35 Break
Plenary Session 3 14:35-15:50 Future of Alliance Paula Hancocks (Moderator) CNN
Ha Taekeung National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Park Young Sun
(Virtual Participation)
Former Minister of SMEs and Startups of the Republic of Korea
Anthony B. Kim The Heritage Foundation
Allison Hooker American Global Strategies
David Maxwell Foundation for Defense of Democracies
Karel De Gucht Former European Commissioner for Trade
Fujisaki Ichiro Nakasone Peace Institute
15:50-16:00 Break
Plenary Session 4 16:00-17:15 Dealing with North Korea Nuclear Threat Sue Mi Terry (Moderator) Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Tae Yong Ho National Assembly of the Republic of Korea
Bruce W. Bennett RAND Corporation
Sung Y. Kim U.S. Department of State
Tokuchi Hideshi Research Institute for Peace and Security
Georgy Toloraya Institute of Economics of the Russian Academy of Sciences
17:15-17:20 Closing Remarks