History and Asia: Policy Insights and Legal Perspectives

The International Forum for Peace and Prosperity in Northeast Asia
  • Friday, Sep 17, 2010
  • This conference will bring together a wide variety of experts from different disciplines to explore the various historical issues, points of contention, opportunities, and challenges in the region.

    Symposium Agenda

    09:00-9:15 Opening/Welcoming Remarks
    Victor Cha, CSIS Korea Chair and Director of Asian Studies, Georgetown University
    09:15-9:45

    Key-Note Speech
    Jae-jeong Chung, President of Northeast Asian History Foundation

    9:45-10:00 Photo Session and Break
    10:15-11:45 

    Session One: Historical Issues in Northeast Asia: Perspectives from Law and Policy

    Panel Chair:
    Victor Cha, CSIS Korea Chair and Director of Asian Studies, Georgetown University

    Presenters:
    David Kang, Professor of International Relations, University of Southern California
    John Perry, Director, Maritime Studies Program, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy
    Jin-Hyun Paik, Judge, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, and Professor of Law, Seoul National University
    Michael Auslin, Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute

    Discussant:
    Yong Hwan Kim, Research Fellow, Northeast Asian History Foundation

    11:45-12:00 Break
    12:00-13:15

    Luncheon Speech

    Speaker to be announced

    13:30-15:00

    Session Two: Territorial Issues and Maritime Delimitation in Northeast Asia in Comparative Perspective

    Panel Chair:
    Jin-Hyun Paik, Judge, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, and Professor of Law, Seoul National University

    Presenters:
    Charles Norchi, Professor of Law and Director of Marine Law Institute, University of Maine
    Myron Nordquist, Professor and Associate Director, Center for Oceans Law and Policy
    Seokwoo Lee, Professor of Law, Inha University
    Katrin Katz, Consultant and former National Security Council Official

    Discussant:
    Jon Van Dyke, Professor of Law, University of Hawaii

    15:00-15:15  Break
    15:15-16:45

    Session Three: New Tensions and Challenges to Northeast Asia

    Panel Chair:
    James Feinerman
    , Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

    Presenters:
    Alexis Dudden, Professor of History, University of Connecticut
    Michael Green, CSIS Japan Chair and Associate Professor of International Relations, Georgetown University
    Ina Masaki, Professor of Law, International Christian University, Tokyo
    Wang Hanling, Professor of International Law and Marine Affairs, Chinese Academy of Social Science, Beijing

    Discussant:
    Tae-Hyung Kim, Assistant Professor of History and Government, Daemen College  

    16:45-17:00 Closing Remarks and Reception  

     

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