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EMTA Special Seminar: Outlook on South Korea (NYC) - June 12

Monday, June 12, 2017

360 Madison Avenue, 17th Floor
(on 45th St. between Madison & 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 Address
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 for EMTA Members: US$95 / US$695 for Non-members / Credentialed Media Complimentary