International Forum on One Korea 2017:

Solutions to the Korean Peninsula Crisis

NOVEMBER 14-15 | Washington, D.C.

 SPEAKERS

Rev. Kenneth Bae

President

Nehemiah Global Initiative

Kenneth Bae was born in Seoul, Korea, on August 1, 1968. His family immigrated to the United States in 1985. Kenneth went to high school in California, attended the University of Oregon, and earned a Master of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri…

Dr. Tarja Cronberg

Former European Union Parliamentarian

Former EU Parliamentarian
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

Dr. Tarja Cronberg is an academic and a politician in security and defense.  Most recently she, as a member of the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee and the subcommittee for Security and Defense…

Dr. Jargalsaikhan Enkhsaikhan

Chairman

Blue Banner

Dr. Enkhsaikhan is Chairman of Blue Banner NGO, dedicated to promoting the goals of nuclear non-proliferation and Mongolia’s nuclear-weapon-free status. He is an international lawyer and diplomat, represented his country at the United Nations and Austria…

Ms. Hyepin Christine Im

President & Founder

Korean Churches for Community Development

Ms. Hyepin Im is a U.S. Presidential Appointee on the Board of the Corporation for National and Community Service and serves as President and Founder of Korean Churches for Community Development (KCCD)…

Mr. Anthony B. Kim

Deputy Chief of Staff to the President

The Heritage Foundation

Anthony B. Kim is Deputy Chief of Staff to President of the Heritage Foundation. In addition, he researches international economic issues at The Heritage Foundation, with a focus on economic freedom and free trade…

Hon. Jong-Kul Lee

Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party

Hon. Jong-Kul Lee is a five-term member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea and former floor leader of the Minjoo Party…

Dr. Edwin Feulner

Founder and President

The Heritage Foundation

Dr. Edwin Feulner is the President of The Heritage Foundation, Washington’s premier conservative policy institute for 37 years (1977-2013).  Feulner served as Treasurer of The Mont Pelerin Society from 1977-2013, except when he was its President (1996-1998)…

Mr. James P. Flynn

President

Global Peace Foundation

Mr. James P. Flynn serves Global Peace Foundation as its International President. As the executive officer of a large, global network of chapters, he provides leadership and management for Global Peace Foundation’s diverse portfolio of peacebuilding and international development work…

Dr. Atsushi Ijuin

Lead Economist

Japan Center for Economic Research

Dr. Atsushi Ijuin is the Lead Economist at the Japan Center for Economic Research (JCER), where he previously served as the Director of the International and Asian Research Department…

Hon. Sang Min Lee

Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party

Hon. Sang Min Lee is a four-term member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea from the ruling Minjoo Party and a Lawyer specializing in taxes and consumer affairs…

Former Congressman Donald Manzullo

President and Chief Executive Officer

Korea Economic Institute of America

For 20 years, Congressman Manzullo represented the 16th District of Illinois in the U.S. House of Representatives. He served on the Foreign Affairs Committee, including six years as the top Republican…

Dr. Hyun Jin P. Moon

Chairman

Global Peace Foundation

Dr. Hyun Jin Moon established the Global Peace Foundation (GPF) in 2009. Inspired by the vision that all people, regardless of race, nationality, religion, or culture are members of One Family Under God, the Global Peace Foundation…

Hon. Jae Sae Oh

Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party

Hon. Jae Sae Oh is a four-term member of the National Assembly of The Republic of Korea from the ruling Minjoo Party…

Hon. Chan Woo Park

Korean National Assembly, Korea Liberty Party

Hon. Chan Woo Park is a member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea from Korea Liberty Party. In his distinguished Administrative Career, he used to be 1st Vice Minister of Public Administration and Security Vice and Mayor of Dae Jeon Metropolitan City…

Dr. William Parker

Chief Operating Officer

EastWest Institute

An award-winning author, Dr. Parker has published over thirty academic articles and co-authored the book Jihadist Strategic Communication. His 2016 book, Guaranteeing America’s Security in the Twenty-First Century, is considered a practitioner’s’ guide to national security…

Mr. Inteck Seo

Co-Chairman

Action for Korea United

Mr. Inteck Seo is the President of Global Peace Foundation – Korea and Co-Chairman of Action for Korea United, a coalition of over 800 NGOs committed to building a grassroots movement to support Korean reunification…

Hon. Young Kyo Seo

Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party

Hon. Young Kyo Seo is a two-term member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea from the ruling Minjoo Party. In her distinguished political Career, she used to be senior Secretary of the Press Center for the Blue House and Press Secretary during working-level talks for the South-North Summit under the Roh Administration…

Hon. Sang Jin Shin

Korean National Assembly, Liberty Korea Party

Hon. Sang Jin Shin is a four-term member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea and former Chairman of Policy Committee for the ruling Grand National Party…

Dr. Jai-Poong Ryu

President

One Korea Foundation

Dr. Jai Poong Ryu, is Professor emeritus, Loyola University, Maryland. He graduated from Law College/SNU and received a doctorate in sociology from the University of Minnesota…

Mr. Greg Scarlatoiu

Executive Director

U.S. Committee for Human Rights in North Korea

Greg Scarlatoiu is Executive Director of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK) in Washington, D.C. At HRNK, he has directed the publication of 24 reports and books and leads public, media, and international organization outreach to highlight North Korean human rights abuses…

Rev. Dr. Robert Schuller

Co-Chairman

Coalition for American Renewal

For 32 years, the Rev. Dr. Robert A. Schuller was seen by more than 20 million people every week on the internationally televised program, The Hour Of Power, broadcast from the Crystal Cathedral…

Dr. Sue Mi Terry

Senior Fellow for Korea

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Prior to joining CSIS, she had a long and distinguished career in intelligence, policymaking, and academia following Korean issues. Dr. Terry served as a Senior Analyst on Korean issues at the CIA from 2001 to 2008…

Dr. Quansheng Zhao

Professor of International Relations and Director of the Center for Asian Studies

American University in Washington, DC.

Professor of International Relations and Director of the Center for Asian Studies American University in Washington, DC. A specialist in international relations and comparative politics focusing on East Asia..

Dr. Alexander Zhebin

Director of the Center for Korean Studies

Institute of Far Eastern Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

Dr. Alexander Zhebin is a well-known Russian expert on Korea. He worked for 12 years in North Korea as a journalist and a diplomat…