South Korea’s Transition to a Post-Pandemic World






Thursday, 16 July, 2020 - 18:00 to 19:30

The ANU Korea Institute will host an expert panel discussion about South Korea’s transition to a post-pandemic world.

After experiencing one of the earliest significant outbreaks of Covid-19, South Korea’s swift and effective response to the virus was hailed as model throughout the world.

In this webinar, a panel of experts will discuss the characteristics of the South Korean response model and the government’s approach to fending off a “second wave.”

The panel will proceed to look at South Korea’s economic recovery strategy and its role in the transition to a post-pandemic region and world.


Dr Lee Seon Kui, Division Director, Division of Risk Assessment & International Cooperation of the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare.

Lee Daejoong, Director of the Development Finance Division of the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Economy and Finance

Liz Griffin, Executive Director of the Australia-Korea Business Council

Dr Lee Jaehyon, Senior Fellow, ASEAN and Oceania Studies Program, Asan Institute for Policy Studies


Dr Lauren Richardson, Lecturer, Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy, The Australian National University

The webinar will include time for questions and discussion.

Please note, the webinar will be recorded.

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