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Telecommunications and Technology in North Korea

Kenney Auditorium at SAIS
1740 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036

This event launches the report, “Cell Phones in North Korea: Has North Korea Entered the Telecommunications Revolution?” by Voice of America reporter, Yonho Kim. Mr. Kim will present key findings from his research, which includes the influence of cell phones on social trends and economy in North Korea.

The panel also features two distinguished discussants, Alexandre Mansourov (US-Korea Institute at SAIS) and Sascha Meinrath (New America Foundation, Open Technology Institute), who will provide further insights into technical and regional uses of telecommunications and information technology.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited, RSVP is required.

Watch video of the report launch discussion featuring Yonho Kim, Alexandre Mansourov and Sascha Meinrath, moderated by Jae Ku (Director, US-Korea Institute at SAIS).

Featured Speakers
Alexandre Mansourov
US - Korea Institute at SAIS
Sascha Meinrath
New America Foundation, Open Technology Institute