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NEAR International Forum

Database NEAR International Forum

  • Date : November 25-26 2016
  • Venue : Andong Grand Hotel
  • Participated by : 330 attendees (85 from 35 regions and organizations of five member countries)
  • Theme : The Role of Tourism in Collaboration and Development in Northeast Asia
  • Host : The Secretariat of the Association of the Northeast Asia Regional Governments
  • Co-organizer : NEAR Secretariat, the Tourism Sciences Society of Korea (TOSOK)
  • Supporter : Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, Korea Tourism Organization
  • Main Schedule
    Main Schedule
    Date Schedule  
    Day 1 – November 24 (Thur.) Registration  
    Day 2 – November 25 (Fri.) International Forum, Official Dinner  
    Day 3 – November 26 (Sat.) Cultural Tour, Departure  
  • Forum
    Forum
    Opening Session
    • Opening remarks: JUNG Chang-soo (CEO of Korea Tourism Organization)
    • Special Speech: Eugene Y. ROH (Professor in Central Michigan University)
    • welcome speech: JUNG Byung-yoon (Vice Governor of Economic Planning, Gyeongsangbuk-Do)
    • Congratulatory remarks: KWEON Young-sae (Mayor of Andong), Alexander VOSTRIKOV (Consul-General of the Russian Federation in Busan)
    Session Ⅰ

    1) Session I: Tourism and Regional Development

    • - Moderator: LIM Sang-taek (Dong-A Univ.)
    • - Presentation 1: “Local Tourism Development Policy in Japan and Successful Case Study of Local Tourism Affects the Local Community, Culture and Economy” by Nobuyuki HATADA (Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific Univ., Japan)
    • - Presentation 2: “Tourism as a factor of persistent development and advancement in intercultural dialogue in Sakhalin Region” by Elvira LIM (Sakhalin State Univ., Russia)
    • - Panel Discussion: BAE Man-gyou (Andong Univ.), SONG Jae-il (Daegu Gyeongbuk Development Institute), ROTANOVA Irina (Altai State Univ., Russia)
    Session Ⅱ

    2) Session II: Sustainable Tourism and International Cooperation

    • - Moderator: KIM Nam-jo (Hanyang Univ.)
    • - Presentation 1: “Local tourism development policy in Mongolia and the successful case study of community based tourism” by Munkhnasan SARANTUYA (Mongolian National University, Mongolia)
    • - Presentation 2: “Eco Tourism Policy in Korea and International Cooperation” by KIM Hyun (Dankook Univ., Korea)
    • - Panel Discussion: LEE Bong-koo (Dong-Eui Univ.), CHOI Hee-sun (Korea Environment Institute), SHIM Chang-sup (Gachon Univ.)
    Session Ⅲ

    3) Session III: Mutual Cooperation on Tourism in Norteast Asia

    • - Moderator: KIM Dae-kwan (Kyung Hee Univ.)
    • - Presentation 1: “Tourism Development with International Cooperation in Northeast Asia Under the Belt and Road Initiative” by CHEN Nan (School of History & Culture, HENAN Univ., China)
    • - Presentation 2: “Promoting Tourism Exchange and Cooperation in Northeast Asia” by CHOI Kyung-eun (Korea Culture & Tourism Institute, Korea)
    • - Panel Discussion: Timothy LEE (Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific Univ., Japan), SHIM Won-seop (Mokpo National Univ.), BYUN Seong-hee (Korea Tourist Information Policy Institute)
    Closing Discussion and Q&A Session