The National Economists Club has partnered with the Washington International Trade Association (WITA) to welcome His Excellency Ahn Ho-Young, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to the United States of America for remarks and a discussion about the US-Korea economic and security relationship.
Registration for this event will be done through WITA's event page. You may register for the event here. NEC Members may use a promotion code that will allow our members to register at the WITA member rate. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prior to coming to Washington in May 2013, Ambassador Ahn served as First Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade from February 2012 to May 2013. Prior to this, he served as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to the Kingdom of Belgium and to the European Union. From 2008 to 2011, he was theDeputy Minister for Trade at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, during which time he served as President Lee Myung-bak’s sherpa tothe G-20 and G8 outreach meetings.
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This event will be open to the press.