International Conference
Euro-Asia Cooperation or Competition
Reflections and Global Perspectives

Prof. em. Dr. Dr. h.c. Sung-Jo Park
October 10, 2015 - 13.45-18.45 pm

FU Clubhaus
Goethestr. 49 14163 Berlin


Conference Program

13.45-14.00 pm

14.00-14.10 pm
Welcome remark by Prof. Sung-Jo Park, Free University Berlin

14.10-15.10 pm
Session 1: Creative Human Resources Development - War for Talents?

Prof. Sung-Jo Park, Free University Berlin

Prof. Juergen Czajor, Director Global Assignment Management, Daimler Greater China, Beijing, China
Dr. Hans-Joachim Heise, Chairman, Dr. Heise Consulting GmbH, Luzern, Switzerland
Dr. Thomas Kiefer, Head, Asia Media Service Hamburg, formerly editor of FAZ 'Blick durch die Wirtschaft'

Dr. Natascha Haehling von Lanzenauer, Senior Consultant/Associate Director Happy Thinking People Group

15.10-16.10 pm
Session 2: Intercultural Management and Education - Business School without Business?

Moderation :
Dr. Hans-Peter Merz, Deputy Director, IHK Mittleres Ruhrgebiet Bochum, Germany

Prof. Mica Jovanovic, former Rector of John Naisbit University, Beograde, Serbia
Prof. Antonello Garzoni, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Universita LUM Jean Monnet, Bari, Italy
Prof. Hirasawa Katsuhiko and Prof. Tokoro Toshiyuki, Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Karin Funke-Rapp, Head of Corporate Communications, Rosen Group, Lingen, Germany
Prof. Christopher Stehr, German Graduate School of Management and Law, Heilbronn, Germany

16.10-16.30 pm
Coffee Break

16.30-17.00 pm
Session 3: The 'Unsolved Past' - Difficulties of Intraregional Reconciliation in East Asia

Prof. Galen Amstutz, formerly Harvard University; currently University of California, Berkeley

Prof. Ehud Harari, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Prof. Arthur Stockwin, Oxford University Emeritus, Oxford, United Kingdom
Dr. Sayeeda Bano, The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand

17.00-17.50 pm
Session 4: International Financial Crisis - Quo Vadis?

Georg Blaha, MA, PR Representative, Foundation for German Family Business, Muenchen,

Dr. Arne Holzhausen, Allianz SE Muenchen/Frakfurt: "The never-ending euro crisis"
Prof. Miguel Santos Neves, Universade Autonoma de Lisboa, Portugal

Prof. Carsten Fussan, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Magdeburg, Germany
Prof. Goncalo Pina, Santa Clara University, CA, USA

17.50-18.40 pm
Session 5: Transformation in North Korea

Prof. Sung-Jo Park, Free University Berlin

Prof. Cordula von Denkowski, Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hannover
Charles von Denkowski, PhD Candidate in Law, Ruhr University of Bochum, Bochum
Pastor Hartmut Albruschat, former Head of the Ostasien Missionswerk, Berlin
Christian Eisert, Author of the Book "Kim und Struppi", Berlin

18.45 pm

19.15 pm
Dinner reception in the Residence of Prof. Park

Bergengruenstr.4, 14129 Berlin (15 Minutes walk)

Thomas Kiefer, Asia Media Service
Prof. Sung-Jo Park, some personal remarks

Bundesverdienstkreuz für Wissenschaftler der Freien Universität


Impressions of the Euro-Asian International Conference / Photos by Dr. Thomas Kiefer