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Secretary General Lee Hyuk pays a courtesy call on H.E. Harry Harris, Ambassador of United States of America to Korea

On 20 May(Mon), H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre, visited U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Korea, and met H.E. Harry Harris, U.S. Ambassador to Korea. The two sides agreed to closely cooperate on the “7th ASEAN Connectivity Forum” to be held on 9-10 July by ▲delivery of a keynote speech by Ambassador Harry Harries, ▲presentation on American private companies’ experience in smart cities development in ASEAN, and ▲provision of 1:1 business meetings between Korean-US companies.

“The 7th ASEAN Connectivity Forum”, which will be held on 9-10 July at Intercontinental COEX Hotel, aims to promote Korean private companies’ participation in ASEAN infrastructure projects in the sectors of transport, energy, and smart cities through project presentations and business meetings. This year’s Forum will be co-organized with the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and the Construction Association of Korea. Registration starts from June, through official website of the Forum (http://acf.aseankorea.org/main.asp).

▲ H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre(second from the left), and H.E. Harry Harris, U.S. Ambassador to Korea(second from the right) I U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Korea

Secretary General Lee Hyuk delivers presentation at the New Southern Policy Session of the Jeju Forum 2019 The 11th Annual Meeting of the Council of the ASEAN-Korea Centre