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Kyiv hosts forum "Economic Cooperation between Korea and Ukraine"

The international forum, organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Ukraine, will be attended by the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Ukraine, First Deputy Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv, representatives of Ukrainian and Korean ministries, public institutions, corporations, and leading experts.

On 14 June, the Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine will host the international forum "Economic Cooperation of Korea and Ukraine".

Forum organizers: the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Ukraine, Gorshenin Institute, Ernst & Young firm.

Forum program:

9:00 - 9:30 - Registration of participants and guests of the forum.

9:30 - 10:00 – The opening ceremony of the forum with the participation of the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Lee Yang Goo, First Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv, Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Serhiy Kyslytsya, people's deputy of Ukraine, member of the group on inter-parliamentary relations with the Republic of Korea, Serhiy Taruta.

10:00 - 10:30 - Report and presentations by the missions of Samsung, Hyundai Corporation and KOTRA in Ukraine.

10:50 - 12:30 - Round table "Ukrainian-Korean business dialogue. Vision and perspectives."

Panellists:

Choi Ki-hyun, a senior researcher at the Institute of Agriculture and the Republic of Korea's Economy;

Kim Sang Gwi, president of the Korea Maritime Institute;

Lee Yang Goo, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Ukraine;

Choi Ji Hyun, researcher at the Institute of Agriculture and the Republic of Korea's Economy;

Koo Chung Mo, professor at the University of Gangwon;

Lee Sang Do, a representative of the Korean Maritime Institute;

Lee Kang-hee, professor of Korean Maritime and Oceanic University;

Park Ki-Hyun, a spokesman for the Institute of Economy and Energy of Korea;

Kang Hye Kyung, a senior researcher of the Korean Research Institute for Human Settlements;

Pak Bong Gin, Director of Administration of the Special Economic Zone of Incheon;

Leonid Kozachenko, President of Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation, the head of the subcommittee on economic and financial policy in the agro-industrial complex of the agricultural committee of the Verkhovna Rada, chairman of the Council of entrepreneurs under the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine;

Serhiy Taruta, MP, member of the group for Inter-Parliamentary Relations with the Republic of Korea, the former chairman of the Donetsk regional state administration;

Oleh Ustenko, executive director of the Blazer Foundation in Ukraine, the economic expert;

Yuliya Marushevska, chairman of the Odessa customs.

Moderator of the round table: Yoo Jang-hee, an economist (South Korea).

14:00 - 15:20 - Panel discussion "Infrastructure and Logistics Opportunities in Ukraine against the background of the Korean experience.".

Panelists:

Mikhaylo Prikhodko, a senior analyst at Ernst & Young;

Lee Sang Do, a representative of the Korean Maritime Institute;

Kang Hye Kyung, a senior researcher of the Korean Research Institute for Human Settlements,

Yuliya Marushevska, chairman of the Odessa customs;

Oleksandr Vilkul, MP, former Deputy Prime Minister -Minister of Ukraine and ex-Minister of infrastructure and regional development of Ukraine, ex-head of the Dnipropetrovsk regional state administration;

Oleh Synyutka, chairman of the Lviv regional State Administration;

Olexandr Kava, former Deputy Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine, an expert in infrastructure and transport.

Moderator of the panel discussion: Joon Mo Koo, professor at the University Gangwon (South Korea)

15:30 - 16:30 - Panel discussion "Key areas of cooperation in the agricultural sector"

Panelists:

Choi Ki-hyun, a senior researcher at the Institute of Agriculture and the Korean economy;

Andriy Volyk, Deputy Director General of the agro-industrial company Nibulon;

Jean-Jacques Herve, advisor to the Board of Agricultural Affairs of the bank Credit Agricole;

Moderator of the panel discussion: Alex Lissitsa, president Ukrainian club of Agrarian Business, CEO Industrial Milk Company

16:30 - 17:30 - Panel discussion "Key areas of cooperation in the energy sector"

Panelists:

Aleksiy Belotskyy, head of the fuel and energy complex of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration,

Park Ki-Hyun, a spokesman for the Institute of Economy and Energy of Korea;

Oleksander Kharchenko, Advisor on Energy and Communications Committee on Economic Policy Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine;

Valentyn Zemlyansky, the director of energy programs of the global economy of the Centre and international relations of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Moderator of the panel discussion: Mykhaylo Honchar, president of the Center of Global Studies "Strategy XXI», an expert in energy

17:30 - 18:00 - informal communication of participants and guests of the forum.

Accreditation for media is required. Participation in the Forum is only possible subject to prior registration.

Applications for media accreditation are accepted by phone: (044) 230 49 62, registration of participants - (044) 246 37 59.

Venue: The Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine (Kyiv, 2 Velyka Zhytomyrska.)