International Forum on One Korea 2017:

Solutions to the Korean Peninsula Crisis

NOVEMBER 14-15 | Washington, D.C.




Dirksen Senate Hearing Room • SD-G50
100 Constitution Ave NE, Washington DC 20002

9:00 AM • Pre-Program

Lessons from Lincoln: Moral and Innovative Leadership Toward Peaceful Unification
President Lincoln and Soldiers’ Home National Monument



  • Hon. Jae Sae Oh, Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party
  • Hon. Scott Perry, US House of Representatives (invited)


2:00 PM Co-Convener Opening Remarks


  • Mr. James P. Flynn, President, Global Peace Foundation  
  • Dr. Jai-poong Ryu, President, One Korea Foundation
  • Action for Korea United


2:30 PM – 3:45 PM  Plenary 1

Leading a Process for Peaceful Korean Unification

Examining essential elements of a “Korean-led” process, including multi-sector participation and citizen engagement.


Mr. Michael Marshall, Editor Emeritus, United Press International


  • Mr. Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director, US Committee for Human Rights in North Korea
  • Hon. Jong-Kul Lee, Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party
  • Hon. Sang Jin Shin, Korean National Assembly, Liberty Korea Party
  • Dr. William Parker, Chief Operating Officer, EastWest Institute
  • Dr. Edwin J. Feulner, Founder and President, The Heritage Foundation
  • Dr. Hyun Jin P. Moon, Chairman, Global Peace Foundation

3:45 PM  Coffee Break

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM  Plenary 2

International Roles in Korean Unification: Strategies for building global support for Korean-led Unification

Dr. Jai-poong Ryu, President, One Korea Foundation


  • Mr. Inteck Seo, Co-Chairman, Action for Korea United
  • Dr. Atsushi Ijuin, Lead Economist, Japan Center for Economic Research
  • Dr. Alexander Zhebin, Director of the Center for Korean Studies, Institute of Far Eastern Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
  • Dr. Quansheng Zhao, Professor of International Relations and Chair of Asian Studies Program Research Council, American University
  • Rev. Kenneth Bae, President, Nehemiah Global Initiative

Moderated Discussion and Q & A

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM • Networking Reception

The Networking Reception is a great way for attendees to meet and mingle with fellow experts, conference speakers, and international delegates in an informal setting. Stop by and enjoy refreshments!

Sponsored by EastWest Institute



THE PAVILION • Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20004

10:00 AM – 11:30 PM

Unification and The Post-Cold War Era Framework

Session Moderator:

Mr. David Caprara, Vice President, Office of Strategic Partnerships, Global Peace Foundation


  • Dr. Jargalsaikhan Enkhsaikhan, Chairman, Blue Banner
  • Joseph A. Bosco, Senior Fellow, Institute for Corea-America Studies, former US Defense
    Department China Director
  • Hon. Young Kyo Seo, Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party
  • Dr. Tarja Cronberg, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Former European Union Parliamentarian
  • Mr. Anthony Kim, Deputy Chief of Staff and Editor of the Index of Economic Freedom, The Heritage Foundation

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch



1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Strengthening US, ROK, and International Cooperation for Northeast Asia Peace and Security


  • Hon. Donald Manzullo, President and CEO, Korea Economic Institute of America
  • Hon. Sang Min Lee, Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party
  • Hon. Jae Sae Oh, Korean National Assembly, Minjoo Party
  • Dr. Sue Mi Terry, Senior Fellow for Korea at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Congressional Roundtable Discussions
Faith and Action Roundtable