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The 2017 Korea 101 Series brought experts to the Capitol Hill to brief congressional staff on a wide range of important issues impacting the Korean peninsula and the US-Korea relationship, as well as their relationships with regional neighbors.

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Nov 6


Korea 2017: What You Need to Know

Session 1,Monday, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Panelists:

    James Person, USKI, Johns Hopkins SAIS

  • Moderated by:

    Tressa Guenov, George Washington University Center for Cyber and Homeland Security

Nov 13


US-Korea Relations: State Socialism and the South’s Economic Miracle

Session 2,2:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Panelists:

    Troy Stangarone, Korean Economic Institute of American (KEIA)
    Kevin Kim, US State Department
    Scott Snyder, Council on Foreign Relations

  • Moderated by:

    Julie Chon, Trustee at US-Asia Institute

Dec 28


Scandal and Stability: Modern Korean Presidency

Session 3,Tuesday, 2:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Panelists:

    Lisa Collins, Fellow, Korea Chair, CSIS
    Mark Manyin, Congressional Research Service
    Jenny Town, US Korea Institute at SAIS

  • Moderated by:

    Emma Chanlett-Avery, Congressional Research Service

Dec 4


The Kim Dynasty: North Korea in Context

Session 4,Monday, 2:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Panelists:

    Jean Lee, Wilson Center
    Dr. James Kim, Director and Research Fellow – Asan Institute on Policy Studies
    Mr. Abraham Denmark, Wilson Center

  • Moderated by:

    Soojin Park, Public Policy Fellow at the Wilson Center