State of the Nation: Korea (Melbourne)
Without the benefit of the traditional two-month transition period, the new President was sworn in immediately and faces enormous challenges of cleaning up corrupt ties between politics and big business, securing peace with his increasingly provocative northern neighbour and kick-starting the economy (4th largest in Asia and 11th largest in the world).
Date: Thursday 15 June
Time: 12.00pm arrival for a 12.30pm start – 2.00pm
Venue: Corrs Chambers Westgarth Melbourne
The expert panellists will share their insights on the following:
- What is the political, security and economic outlook for Korea under President Moon?
- What are the potential implications for Australia and how should we respond?
- What are the opportunities for Australian business and how can we capitalise on them?
- John W.H. Denton AO
Partner and CEO, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
- Andrew Han
CEO, Bio and Gene
- Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC
Chancellor, Australian National University
- Daniel Kim
Director, Australia-Korea Business Council