• 2018-11-02
[Around The Rings] Dream Together Seoul Forum 2018

Dream Together Seoul Forum 2018

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Media Contact October 18, 2018Hyunsuk Cha Email:
The Dream Together Seoul Forum 2018 will be held on Thursday, November 1st, 2018 (14:00 to 18:30) at Grand Ballroom, Westin Chosun Seoul, Republic of Korea. This year’s forum will address the topic of “Sport for Peace” for peaceful and better world. This year, our forum aims to address the good examples of peace-building through sport and discuss how sport can not only bring peace but also encourage a culture of peace for better The forum is an annual, one-day event that includes a key note speech and 5 presentations from global sport leaders, as well as a panel discussion session with the all presenters and Dream Together Master students to discuss various key issues regarding sport for peace. HRH Prince Feisal Al-Hussein, IOC Member, is a keynote speaker; Manfred Laemmer, Professor of German Sport University Cologne, will speak about the German unification and sport integration between West and East Germany; Beatriz Mejia, Executive Director and Founder of International Group for Peace, will address sport project to remedy the civil war in Colombia; Mike Cronin, Professor of Boston College Ireland, will mention about the religious conflict resolution through sport; Young-il Na, Professor of Seoul National University, will present the policy direction of South and North Korea’s sport exchange; Ramona Mohd Razali, Deputy Secretary General and 3rd batch Dream Together Master alumnus Norkamarul Norzam, Special Officer to the Secretary General, Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia will introduce the case of sport multiracial unity. The Dream Together Seoul Forum is part of the Dream Together Master supported by the Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST), and the Korea Sports Promotion Foundation (KSPO), using the national sports promotional funds that aim to educate next generation sport administrators. The forum has been held since 2013 and participated by the IOC Members, NOC Presidents and other distinguished scholars as speakers to contribute to the international sport development. As a service to our readers, Around the Rings will provide verbatim texts of selected press releases issued by Olympic-related organizations, federations, businesses and sponsors. These press releases appear as sent to Around the Rings and are not edited for spelling, grammar or punctuation. 25 Years at #1: Your best source of news about the Olympics is, for subscribers only