ROK-U.S. Strategic Forum 2017: Now and the Future of the ROK.-U.S. Alliance

Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Korea Foundation

1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20036

September 5, 2017, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

CSIS and the Korea Foundation will convene a discussion with scholars, experts, opinion leaders, and former government officials from the United States and Korea who will participate in a series of panels and close-door sessions focused specifically on the challenges for the U.S.–ROK alliance, the North Korean threat, opportunities for regional relations among China, Japan, and South Korea, and how these will impact policy and strategy surrounding the Korean Peninsula. We are co-hosting this event with the Korea Foundation, a leading organization of Korea’s international exchange and public diplomacy initiative.

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Welcoming Remarks (9:30-9:45 AM)

Opening Session (9:45-10:30 AM)

Session I: Opportunities and Challenges for the Alliance (10:45-12:00 PM)

Luncheon and Keynote Conversation (12:00-1:15 PM)

Session II: Northeast Asia and the Alliance (1:15-2:30 PM)

Session III: The Future of U.S.-ROK Economic and Trade Cooperation (2:45-4:00 PM)

Adjournment (4:00 PM)

CSIS Speakers

Victor Cha, Senior Adviser and Korea Chair

Michael J. Green, Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair

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