February 7, 2018 - Guest Speaker, Seoul Rotary Club, Seoul 

January 9, 2018 - Guest Lecturer, The Untold Story of Heungnam, Royal Asiatic Society - Korea Branch

December 19, 2017 - One year anniversary celebration, Dr. Hyun Bong-Hak statue dedication, Seoul

December 14, 2017 - Co-Presenter with retired Admiral J. Robert Lunney, Heungnam Remembered, The Korea Society, New York City

December 8-9, 2017 - Presenter, The Conference of the Korean War and International History, Korea University, Seoul

November 3, 2017 - Guest Lecturer, Korea University, Seoul

November 1, 2017 - Guest Lecturer, Korea University, Seoul

October 25, 2017 - Guest, 15th Annual Korean-American Friendship Night, Korean-American Association, Seoul

October 25, 2017 - Guest, Commemorative Ceremony of Changjin Campaign Heroes, Korea Military Merit Awardees Association

July 6-7, 2017 - Discussant for War and Peace in Eurasia Panel, Global Cooperative Networks in the Era of Eurasia International Conference, Busan

June 28, 2017- Guest, Wreath Laying Ceremony of President Moon Jae-in at the Chosin Battle Monument, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia

June 25, 2017- Guest Speaker, Remember 625 Peace Vigil, Gwanghwanmun Square, Seoul

June 23, 2017- Guest Speaker, 67th anniversary of the start of the Korean War (June 25, 1950) ceremony 

June 2, 2017- Guest Speaker, corporate event, Seoul

May 26-27, 2017- Guest Speaker, Hungnam Evacuation Memorial Committee annual trip, Geoje Island

April 19, 2017- Guest Lecturer, Seoul International School

April 6, 2017- Guest Lecturer, Korea University, Seoul

February 24, 2017-Guest Speaker, Heungnam Evacuation Memorial Committee Bi-Annual Meeting, Seoul

February 16-19, 2017- Participant, San Francisco Writers Conference, San Francisco, California

December 19, 2016- Dr. Hyun Bong-Hak Statue Dedication, Seoul

November 15, 2016- Guest Lecturer, US Embassy, International Education Week, Seoul

November 8, 2016- Dr. Hyun Bong-Hak Statue Committee, Press Day, Seoul

July 14, 2016- Guest Lecturer, US Embassy Cultural Series, Seoul

June 23-24, 2016- Guest Speaker, June 25 Anniversary Ceremonies, Seoul

May 27-29, 2016-Keynote Speaker, Hungnam Evacuation Memorial Committee annual trip, Geoje Island    

Speaking Engagements

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Ned speaks to various groups, including schools, churches, businesses and government organizations, about the Hungnam Evacuation and leadership, education and service. If you are interested in having him speak to your organization, email us at

With former refugees from Hungnam
With former refugees from Hungnam
Dr. Hyun Bong-Hak Memorial Statue Planning Committee
Dr. Hyun Bong-Hak Memorial Statue Planning Committee
Ned was invited to attend South Korean President Moon Jae-in's speech in Quantio, Virginia on June 28, 2017.