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15 Aug 2018

The Korea Society

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The Korea Society, an American organization promoting greater awareness, understanding and cooperation between the people of the United States and Korea, presents the leading voices in public policy, business, education, intercultural relations, and the arts.

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    The History of Kpop

    August 2, 2018 - Billboard columnist and Forbes contributor, Tamar Herman, explores the origins of the hallyu wave. From Seo Taiji & Boys in the 1990s to international sensation BTS, how has Kpop evolved? Ms. Herman outlines the elements which distinguish Kpop, notes milestones, and discusses the potential of the global music phenomenon.

    For more information, please visit the link below:
    https://www.koreasociety.org/arts-culture/item/1189-the-history-of-kpop


  • Posted on 03 Aug 2018

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    Taste of Korean Temple Food with Wookwan

    July 19, 2018 - The Korea Society welcomes Wookwan, cookbook author of Wookwan’s Korean Temple Food: The Road to the Taste of Enlightenment, to introduce Korean temple food built on the philosophy of Buddhism along with the long tradition of Korean cuisine. Korean temple food “does not only provide nutrition for a healthy body, but preparing the food is a practice of mediation as well.” Wookwan, a respected monk and temple-food expert, will demonstrate the preparation of several dishes while sharing knowledge on each ingredient on how to retain natural flavors.

    The event, co-organized by Korean Cultural Center New York and International Contents Platform, ICP, is not to be missed with inspiring talks followed by a tasting reception.

    For more information, please visit the link below:
    https://www.koreasociety.org/arts-culture/item/1176-taste-of-korean-temple-food-with-wookwan


  • Posted on 20 Jul 2018

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    After Talks, What Next with North Korea? A Post Summit Assessment.

    June 14, 2018 - How do we frame the Trump-Kim summit? What are critical next-steps? Get a Washington insider perspective with Mansfield Foundation President and CEO Frank Jannuzi and National Committee on North Korea Executive Director Keith Luse. Frank and Keith served as senior advisors to US Senate Relations Committee Chairs, and both bring unique contacts and sensibilities to this discussion on dialogue with North Korea and efforts to prevent conflict. Jannuzi and Luse join Korea Society Senior Director Stephen Noerper. This event is conducted in proud partnership with the National Committee on American Foreign Policy (NCAFP).

    For more information, please visit the link below:
    https://www.koreasociety.org/policy-and-corporate-programs/item/1129-after-talks-what-next-with-north-korea


  • Posted on 15 Jun 2018

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    Blockchain: The Revolution in Decentralization

    May 17, 2018 - The Korea Society and the Korean Startups & Entrepreneurs association (KSE) address blockchain as a transformational technology and developments in blockchain and crypto markets affecting the South Korean economy.

    For more information, please visit the link below:
    https://www.koreasociety.org/special-events/item/1097-ypn-blockchain-the-revolution-in-decentralization


  • Posted on 18 May 2018

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    Evolution of North Korea’s Cyberthreat

    May 11, 2018 - Priscilla Moriuchi, Recorded Future’s Director for Strategic Threat Development, discusses the evolution of North Korea’s cyber strategy, including cryptocurrency theft, sabotage, espionage, and everyday internet usage by Pyongyang’s elites. Priscilla is the former head of the National Security Agency's East Asia and Pacific cyberthreats office. Today, Priscilla uses a variety of tools to generate unparalleled depictions of North Korea’s state-level online behavior.

    For more information, please visit the link below:
    https://www.koreasociety.org/policy-and-corporate-programs/item/1092-evolution-of-north-korea-s-cyberthreat


  • Posted on 15 May 2018

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