Friday
8:00 AM 12:00 PM Registration Battell Chapel
8:00 AM 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
Battell Chapel
9:00 AM 9:45 AM Welcoming Remarks
Honorable John DeStefano, Jr., Mayor of New Haven
Harold Hongju Koh, J.D., Dean of Yale Law School
Hesung Chun Koh, Ph.D., Chair and President, East Rock Institute
Robert G. LaCamera, M.D., Yale Univ. School of Medicine & Conference Co-chair
Ja Wook Koo, President, Yale Univ. Korean Graduate Student Association
Battell Chapel
9:45 AM 10:45 AM Studies on Korea and the Korean Diaspora in the Global Age
Moderator: George A. DeVos, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Anthropology, Univ. of California, Berkeley
Battell Chapel
    Economics of the Studies of Korean Local Culture
Taeck-soo Chun, Ph.D., Professor of Cultural Economics, Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
 
    Los Angeles Riots and Korean American
Edward T. Chang, Ph.D., Professor of Ethnic Studies, Univ. of California, Riverside
 
    Koreans in America and the Future of Korean Studies
Wayne Patterson, Ph.D., Professor of History, St. Norbert College, Wisconsin
 
    Studying Korea: State of the Field of Korean Studies in the U.S.
Joy S. Kim, Ph.D., Council on East Asian Studies, Yale Univ.
 
10:45 AM 11:00 AM Performance: Korean Folk Song
Suzanne Lake DeVos, Former Opera, Broadway and Cabaret Singer, Berkeley, California & Joshua Min, Yale Univ.
Battell Chapel
11:00 AM 11:45 AM Town Hall Meeting: Promoting Korean Studies in the Global Age
Moderators: Christopher Park, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford Univ. Medical School;
Chang Park, President, Korean American Students at Yale, Yale Univ.
Battell Chapel
11:45 AM 12:30 PM Performance: Biava Quartet
Hyunsu Ko and Company (Winner of the 2003 Naumburg Chamber Music Award)
Introduction by Helen Cha-Pyo, Music Director, Empire State Youth Orchestra
Battell Chapel
12:30 PM 1:30 PM
Lunch
Dwight Hall
1:30 PM 4:00PM
Registration
1:30 PM 2:30 PM Teach Korea Corps: A Vision for the Future
Hesung Chun Koh, Ph.D., Chair and President of East Rock Institute
Linsley-Chittenden Hall
2:30 PM 4:30 PM Teacher Training Workshops
Each Workshops is 50 min long and is repeated twice.
Linsley-Chittenden Hall
    The Korean American History, Identity and Community
Edward T. Chang, Ph.D., Professor of Ethnic Studies, Univ. of California, Riverside
Eunsup Daniel Shim, Ph.D., Professor of Accounting, Sacred Heart Univ.
TA: Yong Joo Song, Southern Connecticut State Univ.
    North-South Korea Relations in Films
Do Hyun Han, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
Rev. Christine Kim, Clinton United Methodist Church
TA: Im Jeung Sohn, Doyun Kim, and Ja Wook Koo, Yale Univ. Graduate School
 
    Power and Love in Korean Culture
Heseung Ann Song, President/CEO Osiris, Inc.
TA: Chansok Park, Yale Divinity School
 
4:30 PM 5:30 PM Plenary Session
Moderators: Bruce Yongbum Cha, D.M.D., Cheshire, CT & Mu Young Lee, Ph.D., Torrance, CA
Linsley-Chittenden Hall 102
5:30 PM 6:00 PM
Break
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Dinner, Address & Awards Presentation:
"Republic of Korean and the United States Relations"
By Ambassador Bong-Joo Moon, Korean Consulate General, New York
Award Presentations by Eunsup Daniel Shim, Ph.D., Muyoung Lee, Ph.D., and Jane Kang
The Commons
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Korean Mask Drama and Dance of Therapy First & Summerfield United Methodist Church
8:00 PM 8:30 PM Lecture: Essence of Korean Mask Drama and Dance
by Moon-Hwan Kim, Ph.D., Th.D., Professor of Aesthetics, Seoul National Univ. (Former Director, Planning and Executing Committee, Opening and Closing Ceremonies for 1988 Seoul Olympics)
 
8:30 PM 10:00 PM Dance Performance
by Aeju Lee, M.F.A., Professor of Physical Education, Seoul National Univ. (Korean Human Cultural Treasure #27 on Art of Buddhist Dance)
Introduction by Christine Mok, Yale School of Drama
 

 
Saturday
7:00 AM 8:00 AM ERI Board Meeting East Rock Institute
8:00 AM 12:00 PM Registration (to 12:00 PM) Battell Chapel
8:00 AM 9:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
Battell Chapel
9:00 AM 9:15 AM Opening Remarks: Focus on Young Professionals
Hesung Chun Koh, Ph.D., Chair and President of East Rock Institute
Moderator: Christopher Park, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford Univ. Medical School
Battell Chapel
9:15 AM 9:30 AM Bridging Cultures: A Half Century of Commitment by ERI (Part 1)
Harry S.Y. Nam, Executive Vice President-Strategic Planning and Corporate Development, Hyosung Corporation; Seung-hee Eu, KYCC, Los Angeles; Dr. Mu Young Lee, Torrance, CA
Battell Chapel
9:30 AM 10:15 AM Keynote Address: Leadership Themes for Korean Americans
Howard Kyongju Koh, M.D., M.P.H., FACP, Associate Dean and the Harvey V. Fineberg Professor of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health.
Moderator: Robert G. LaCamera .M.D., Yale Univ. School of Medicine & Conference Co-chair
Battell Chapel
10:15 AM 10:30 AM
Break
10:30 AM 11:00 AM Bridging Cultures: A Half Century of Commitment by ERI (Part 2)
Seunghee Eu, KYCC, Los Angeles;
Do Hyun Han, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
Myong Won Jung, GTU/Univ. of California, Berkeley
Battell Chapel
11:00 AM 11:30 AM Korean Americans in Business: Profiles in Leadership
Harry S.Y. Nam, Executive Vice President, Hyosung Corporation
Introduction by Dean Markham, ERI Board member
Battell Chapel
11:30 AM 12:00 PM Group Photo Dwight Hall
12:00 PM 12:45 PM
Lunch
Dwight Hall
12:45 PM 1:15 PM Movement Workshop
by Aeju Lee, M.F.A., Professor of Physical Education, Seoul National Univ. (Korean Human Cultural Treasure #27 on Art of Buddhist Dance)
Moderator: Helen Cha-Pyo, Music Director, Empire State Youth Orchestra
Dwight Hall
1:15 PM 2:00 PM A New Look at Women's Roles in Korea: The Cheju Women
Changhoon Ko, Ph.D., Professor of Political Science, Cheju National Univ.
Introduction by Lisa Brandes, Ph.D., Director of the Office of Student Life of the McDougal Center, Yale Univ. Graduate School
Linsley-Chittenden Hall 102
2:00 PM 2:45 PM Balancing Memory with Invention
Tai Soo Kim, FAIA, Tai Soo Kim Partners, West Hartford, CT
Introduction by Alice S. Miskimin, Esq., Ph.D.
Linsley-Chittenden Hall 102
2:45 PM 3:00 PM
Break
3:00 PM 5:00 PM Young Professionals Workshops
Participants may choose any two workshops.
Linsley-Chittenden Hall
    Korean Contributions to World Culture: Printing (3:00p - 3:50p & 4:00p - 4:50p)
Do Hyun Han, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
TA: Seik Kim, Dept. of Economics, Yale Univ.
 
    Adoptive and Multicultural Families: Challenges and Rewards (3:00p - 3:50p)
George DeVos, Ph.D., Former Chair of the Center for Korean Studies at U.C. Berkeley
Molly Arabolos, Special Education Teacher
TA: Jayeon Jenny Ahn, International Relations, Yale Univ.
 
    Civic Engagement and Activism within the Korean American Community and Beyond (3:00p-3:50p)
Grace Ryu-Volckhausen, Ph.D., KALCA, New York
Jun Choi, Candidate for NJ State Assembly, and KALCA, NYC
Seunghee Eu, KYCC, Los Angeles
 
    Gaining Competitiveness in the Emerging Business World (4:00p - 4:50p)
Harry S.Y. Nam, Executive Vice President, Hyosung Corporation
Corporation; Windsor Lee, Salomon Brothers
 
    The Role of Legal Education for Young Professionals (4:00p-4:50p)
Charles Yoon, Esq. Partner, Bondy & Schloss Law Firm & KALCA, NYC
TA: Yoon-Ho Alex Lee, Yale Law School &Dept. of Economics, Yale Univ.
 
5:00 PM 5:45 PM Plenary Session Linsley-Chittenden Hall 102
5:45 PM 6:15 PM
Break
6:15 PM 8:00 PM
Dinner
The Graduate Club
7:00 PM 7:30 PM Keynote Address: Studies on Korea and the Korean Diaspora: A Personal Journey
Kwang Kyu Lee, Ph.D., Chairman, Overseas Koreans Foundation, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Anthrolopolgy, Seoul National Univ.
Moderator: Charles C.S. Kim, M.D., Conference Co-Chair
7:30 PM 8:00 PM Tributes to Trailblazers
Presentations by Mu Young Lee, Ph.D., Torrance, CA
Juliana Kang Choi, M.D., Hartford, CT
Woong Bum Lee, M.D., Norwich, CT
8:00 PM 9:30 PM Performance: Solo Recital for Komungo (4th century fretted board zither) and electric komungo
Jin Hi Kim, Composer and Performer
Introduction by Helen Cha-Pyo, Music Director, Empire State Youth Orchestra
Sudler Hall
9:30 PM 10:00 PM Informal Young Professionals Discussion Group: Dating, Marriage and Romance
Ja Wook Koo, Yale Univ. Graduate School
Seung-hee Eu, KYCC, Los Angeles
Myong Won Jung, GTU/Univ. of California, Berkeley
Jane Kang, Dewey Ballantine LLP, Washington, D.C.
Sudler Hall

Sunday
9:30 AM 10:00 AM
Continental Breakfast
East Rock Institute
10:00 AM 12:15 PM Group Discussions (45 minutes each) East Rock Institute
10:00 AM 10:45 PM Creating Harmony in our Professional and Personal Lives
Harry S.Y. Nam, Executive Vice President, Hyosung Corporation
 
10:45 AM 11:30 AM Personal Empowerment and Overcoming the Bamboo Ceiling
Winsor Lee, Salomon Brothers
Jun Choi, KALCA (Candidate for New Jersey State Assembly)
 
11:30 AM 12:15 PM Teach Korea Corps., Planning Session
Edward T. Chang, Ph.D., Professor of Ethnic Studies, Univ. of California, Riverside
Thomas Leaf, Wilbur Cross High School
Do Hyun Han, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Academy of Korean Studies, Korea
Heseung Ann Song, President/CEO, Osiris, Inc.
Kyung Ha Lee, President, Korean American Society of Connecticut
Joon Hwa Kang, Board Member, Korean American Society of Connecticut
 
12:15 PM 1:00 PM
Lunch
East Rock Institute
1:00 PM 1:30 PM A Capella Performance: Duke's Men
Duke's Men (Yale Undergraduate singing group)
East Rock Institute
1:30 PM 2:00 PM Tour and Presentation of East Rock Institute East Rock Institute
2:00 PM 2:30 PM Movement or Singing
2:30 PM 3:15 PM Closing Remarks East Rock Institute
3:30 PM  
Adjournment