EMTA Special Seminar: Outlook on South Korea (NYC)

Jun 12, 2017 11:30am -
Jun 12, 2017 01:30pm

Event Description


Monday, June 12, 2017

360 Madison Avenue, 17th Floor
(on 45th Street between Madison and 5th Aves.)
New York City

We are delighted to announce that Governor Bill Richardson, former US Ambassador to the UN, will deliver a keynote address.  Governor Richardson has led private, humanitarian delegations to North Korea and has previously been involved in ad-hoc negotiations with North Korea’s leaders.

Governor Richardson will address “North & South Korea: The Keys to Engagement on the Korean Peninsula”.

This EMTA Special Seminar will also explore the economic, geopolitical and policy-making ramifications of South Korea’s May 9 special Presidential election.  Topics will include a discussion of South Korea’s long-term challenges, its relationship with North Korea, its position as a bellwether for foreign investor confidence, and its competiveness vis-à-vis other Asian economies.

11:00 a.m. Registration

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon Keynote Speaker
Bill Richardson - Former UN Ambassador and Former Governor of New Mexico

12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
Ambassador James Glassman (American Enterprise Institute) – Moderator
Hosuk Lee-Makiyama (European Center for International Political Economy)
Hans Humes (Greylock Capital Management)
Thomas Byrne (The Korea Society)
Atsi Sheth (Moody’s Investors Service)

Meral Karasulu (OppenheimerFunds)

Lunch will be provided

Support provided by Moody's Investors Service.

Registration fee is US$95 for EMTA Members / US$695 for Non-members / Credentialed Media Complimentary.

Register online quickly and securely with your credit card. (If you prefer to pay by check or wire, contact us.)

Cancellation policy: Cancellations must be received by 11:30 a.m. (EST), Friday, June 9, 2017, or you will be charged the full amount. Substitute delegates may be sent at no extra charge. Please contact Evelyn Ramirez at eramirez@emta.org.

Event Type:Seminar
Category:New York
Early registration ends on May 14, 2017.
Regular registration starts on May 15, 2017 and ends on Jun 12, 2017.
Late registration starts on Jun 13, 2017.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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