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AMCHAM Fireside Chat Webinar with General (Ret.) Curtis Scaparrotti
DATE & TIME

Thursday, January 13, 2022

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

VENUE

Online Broadcast

EVENT DESCRIPTION
We are pleased to invite you to AMCHAM’s special fireside chat webinar with General (Ret.) Curtis Scaparrotti, former commander of the United Nations Command / Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea in South Korea. General (Ret.) Curtis Scaparrotti will share his insights on the outlook for the U.S. foreign policy towards Asia and the US-Korea relations during the webinar:

◼ Outlook of US Foreign Policy towards Asia
▪ US-China relations under Biden administration, e.g. Biden-Xi virtual summits
▪ Implications of Chinese military buildup in the region
▪ Likely diplomatic approach towards North Korea

◼ Outlook of US-Korea Relations
▪ Upcoming Korean presidential election in March 2022
▪ Outlook on US-Korea-Japan relations
▪ Potential opportunities & challenges for US-Korea alliance

Detail

TOPIC Roadmap for US-Korea Alliance
COST KRW 0 for members
KRW 0 for non-members
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PAYMENT BY
Noon, Wednesday, January 12, 2022

About the Speaker

General (Ret.) Curtis Scaparrotti, Former Commander of the United Nations Command / Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea in South Korea

In 2019, General Curtis “Mike” Scaparrotti completed a distinguished 41-year career in the US Army as the Commander, US European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe, NATO. As the NATO Commander, General Scaparrotti worked to preserve the security and stability of the Alliance and strengthen it in the face of traditional and new-age adversaries. He collaborated with the leadership of all 29 NATO member nations, as well as the various NATO partner countries around the world.

Prior to General Scaparrotti’s leadership position at NATO and US European Command, General Scaparrotti served as the Commander of United Nations Command / Combined Forces Command / US Forces Korea in Seoul, South Korea from 2013 to 2016. He has also served as the Director of the Joint Staff, Commander of the International Security Assistance Force, the Deputy Commander of US Forces - Afghanistan, the Commanding General of I Corps and Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and the Commanding General of the 82nd Airborne Division.

General Scaparrotti is now a Senior Counselor at The Cohen Group in Washington, DC and serves on the Board of Directors at both The Atlantic Council and the Korea Defense Veterans Association (KDVA).

Contact

(email) amchamrsvp@amchamkorea.org

(phone) 02-6201-2255