Academic Event

Date/Time Day1 (Thu.,Oct. 5, 2023) Day2 (Fri.,Oct. 6, 2023)
09:00-09:30   Registration
10:00-10:30 Registration
Session 4
The New Cold War and Exploration of Global Peace Regime
Moderator: Paik Haksoon
(President, Academy of Kim Dae-jung Studies)
Cho Hyun
(Former Korean Ambassador to the United Nations)
James Lindsay
(Senior Vice President, Council on Foreign Relations)

Opening Ceremony
Opening Remarks / Welcome Remarks / Congratulatory Messeage /
Opening Keynote Speech

• Opening Remarks
Kim Sung-jae (Executive Director, Kim Dae-jung Peace Center)
• Welcome Remarks
Park Hong-ryul (Mayor, Mokpo City)
Park Woo-ryang (Mayor, Sinan-gun)
• Congratulatory Message
Anthony Giddens (Professor Emeritus at LSE, Cambridge Univ.)
Kathleen Stephens (Former U.S. Ambassador to Republic of Korea)
Seo Dong-wook (Chair, Jeollanamdo Provincial Council)
Denny Tamaki (Governor, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan)
• Opening Keynote Speech
Kim Yung-rok (Governor, Jeollanamdo Province)
Session 5
New Nationalism and Peaceful Solution to Current Economic and Trade Issues
Moderator: Choi Dong-oh
(Professor, Mokpo National University)
Cheong In-kyo
(President, Korea Security Agency for Trade and Industry (KOSTI))
Edward Mansfield
(Director, Christopher H. Browne Center for International Politics, University of Pennsylvania)
13:30-14:00 Keynote Speeches
Global Responsibility & Global Peace
Kailash Satyarthi
(Nobel Peace Prize laureate, 2014)
Mike Magee
(President, Minerva University)
Session 6
The New Cold War and Food and Energy Security
Moderator: Rim Chun-taek
(Professor, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
Han Doo-bong
(President, Korea Rural Economic Institute)
Peter Jang
(Professor, Korea Institute of Energy Technology)
14:30-15:00 Session 1
Resolution of Climate and Disease Crises: Great Transformation of Civilization to Peaceful Coexistence with Nature
Moderator: Kahng Hyung-yeel
(Professor, Sunchon National University)
Kim Myung-ja
(Chairperson, KAIST)
Akeem Ali
(Head of Office, WHO Asia-Pacific Centre for Environment and Health in the Western Pacific Region)
Session 7
Peace on the Korean Peninsula:
a Changed World, a New Peace Paradigm
Moderator: Jung Se-hyeon
(Former Minister of Unification of Korea)
Robert Einhorn
(Former Assistant Secretary of U.S. State Department)
Kim Dong-jin
(Senior Research Fellow, Trinity College Dublin)
15:30-16:00 Session 2
The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Future of Humanity
Moderator: Kim Kyung-baek
(Professor, Chonnam National University)
Oh Se-jung
(Former President of Seoul National University)
Andrea Bianchi
(Professor, KAIST)
The Youth, Future, and Peace:
What Has to Be Done?
Moderator: Kim Jong-dae
(CEO, Rēgeneration)
Nirinthorn Mesupnikom
(Researcher, Thammasat University, Thailand)
Lydia Winyi Kembabazi
(Activist, Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA))
Marta Bocharnikova
(Ph.D. Candidate, National Research Tomsk State University / KOTRA Moscow)
Michele Borcherding
(LL.B, Graduate Student, Free University of Berlin)
Cho Eun-young
(Ph.D. Candidate, Seoul National University)
Hima Roopa Kanaparthi
(Guest Lecturer, Daulat Ram College of University of Delhi)
16:30-17:00 Session 3
Establishment of International Cooperation System of Science & Technology for Peace
Moderator: Cho Sook-kyoung
(Professor, Korea Institute of Energy Technology)
Rachel Bronson
(President and CEO, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists)
Park Sang-ook
(Professor, Seoul National University)
17:00-17:30 Ceremony for “Kim Dae-jung Book Award”
and “Kim Dae- jung Thesis Award”
Paik Haksoon
(President, Academy of Kim Dae-jung Studies)
Closing Ceremony
Myung Chang-hwan
(Deputy Mayor of Administrative Affairs, Jeollanamdo Provincial Office)