Yong-Sup Han, Professor, Korea National Defense University
Young-Jun Kim, Professor, Korea National Defense University


Joanna Spear, Associate Professor of International Affairs
the George Washington University

Date & Time

Monday, November 4, 2019
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Room 505
Elliott School of International Affairs, the George Washington University
1957 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20052

Event Description

Mindful of the uncertain circumstances of the Korean Peninsula, two experts from Korea National Defense University will talk on the past, present, and future of nuclear and conventional arms control of the Korean Peninsula. As a former negotiator with North Korea on arms control, Professor Yong-sup Han will share his experiences and view on the future of nuclear arms control focusing on verification issues. As an official member of National Security Advisory Board of the Republic of Korea President’s Office, Professor Youngjun Kim will present on the current status and the future of conventional arms control on the Korean Peninsula. Having deeply engaged in the national security policymaking of the ROK government, the two experts will share their insights and experiences and provide a great opportunity to understand the future of security on the Korean Peninsula.