The event will take place at the ceremonial hall of the University of Oslo, the Aula, on Wednesday 12 June at 12:00-12:40 (CET). Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide will give the opening remarks, and will engage in a conversation with the President following his speech. BBC Seoul Correspondent Laura Bicker will moderate the conversation.
The event is open for a limited number of accredited media representatives. Please arrive by 11.00 at the latest and note that photo ID will be required.
Deadline for accreditation: Friday 7 June to firstname.lastname@example.org
The speech will take place on the first anniversary of the Singapore Summit. The audience will consist of Norwegian officials, diplomats, official international guests, scholars, and a select group of students of Peace Studies. This year marks 60 years with diplomatic relations between Norway and the Republic of Korea. Oslo has been at the centre of a number of important peace initiatives over the years, and is the home of the Oslo Forum.
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