Institut Royal des Etudes Stratégiques
Korea-Morocco partnership for bilateral economic cooperation and tripartite ...

The Royal Institute for Strategic Studies (IRES) and the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP) co-organized, with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Morocco, on September 29, 2017, a meeting on Korea-Morocco partnership for bilateral economic cooperation and tripartite development cooperation in Africa

The program took place in two main sessions. The first session focused on “Korea`s industrialization experience and Morocco's strategy for economic development” and the second session focused "The Korea-Morocco partnership for tripartite development cooperation in Africa ".

The meeting was marked by the signing of a memorandum of understanding between IRES and KIEP.

08:30
REGISTRATION

9:00
OPENING CEREMONY

Opening Remarks, Mr Mohammed Tawfik MOULINE,
General Director, IRES

Welcoming Remarks, Dr LEE Jae-young,
Vice-President, KIEP

Congratulatory Remarks, Mr PARK Dong-sil,
Korean Ambassador

9:20 Session I:
Korea’s Industrialization Experience and Morocco’s Strategy for Economic Development

Moderator: Mr. LEE Jae-young,
Vice-President, KIEP

SPEAKERS:
Mr. LEE Kwon-hyung,
Head of Africa and the Middle East, KIEP
“Korea’s Experiences in Automobile Industry”

Mr. Mohammed Tawfik MOULINE,
General Director, IRES
“The Foundations of Morocco’s Emergence”

Mr. SEO Sang-hyun,
Senior Economic Analyst, POSCO Research & Institute
“Morocco Automobile Industry Outlook from Korean Business Perspective”

Mr. Aziz RAGBI,
Economist, University Professor- Morocco
“How to Expand Economic Cooperation between Korea and Morocco from Morocco’s Perspective”

Mrs. JUNG Jae-wook,
Research Fellow, KIEP
“How to Expand Economic Cooperation between Korea and Morocco from Korea’s Perspective”

PANEL:
Mr. Mohamed CHATER,
Professor of economics, Associate Researcher- IRES

10:50
COFFEE BREAK

11:10
Session II:
Korea-Morocco Partnership for Tripartite Development
Cooperation in Africa

Moderator: Mr. Zakaria ABOUDAHAB, Associate Researcher-IRES

SPEAKERS:
Mr. HUR Yoon Sun,
Research Fellow KIEP
“Korea-Morocco Partnership for Tripartite Development Cooperation in Africa from Korea’s Perspective”

Mr. Azzedine GHOUFRANE,
Dean of FSJES- Rabat Souissi- IRES
“Korea-Morocco Partnership for Tripartite Development Cooperation in Africa from Morocco’s Perspective”

Mr. KIM Soyoung,
Resident Representative of KOICA Morocco Office
“Korea’s Tripartite Development Cooperation Policy and Experience”

Mr. Said DKHISSI,
Professor of economics, Associate Researcher- IRES, Morocco
“Morocco’s foreign policy for African Development Model”

PANEL:
Mrs. JUNG Hyunjung,
Counsellor Korean embassy

12.45
CLOSING REMARKS BY CO-CHAIRS

13:00
LUNCHEON & KIEP-IRES MOU CEREMONY