The William S. Richardson School of Law will present a discussion of Korea’s geopolitical environment and its potential as a trendsetter in East Asia March 13, 2015, from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. The speaker will be Jin Hyun Kim, who has served as chairman of The World Peace Forum since 2001. The Forum is the publisher of the annual World Peace Index.
Mr. Kim started his professional career as a journalist at the newspaper Dong-a Ilbo and was promoted to editor-in-chief in 1984. He was later appointed to serve as the minister of science and technology of the Republic of Korea from 1990 to 1993 and also served as president of the University of Seoul from 1995 to 1999.
Kim’s talk, titled “Changing Relationships Between and Among the United States, China, Japan, and Korea,” will take place in William S. Richardson School of Law Classroom 2. For further information, contact Professor Tae-Ung Baik (email@example.com).