Canada-Korea Forum: Future Ahead: Deepening Korea-Canada Partnerships in a Changing World

Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 12:00 AM
Park Hyatt Hotel, Busan, South Korea
Oct 16

The Canada-Korea Forum is a high-level, Track II dialogue on current issues that are important to both countries. The meeting alternates each year between Korea and Canada, and this year the Seoul Form for International Affairs is hosting the forum. “Future Ahead: Deepening Korea-Canada Partnerships in a Changing World,” will focus on major themes ranging from economics to energy and climate, and cultural cooperation.  



Event Speakers

David Runnalls is a distinguished fellow and was formerly acting director of the Environment and Energy Program at CIGI. 

David A. Welch is a CIGI senior fellow and professor of political science at the University of Waterloo. An award-winning author and scholar, David is an expert in foreign policy decision making and international security, with an emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region. 

Leonard J. Edwards joined CIGI in May 2013 as a distinguished fellow. He has led several projects designed to find new paths for enhanced cooperation between Canada and the Asia Pacific region in security, economic and innovation domains, with a particular focus on Korea, Japan, Australia and Indonesia.