Event Details

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

DEFENSE: SOUTH KOREA: 3/15 DC Luncheon with BG Se Woo Pyo, Defense Attache, Embassy of the Republic of Korea

Event Information

Date & time

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
12:00 pm ‑ 1:30 pm




Spencer Cresswell at (202) 595-2671 or

This event is a bespoke, off-the-record roundtable with representatives from BCIU's membership and the private sector.

Venue details will be provided upon registration.

For more information, please contact Spencer Cresswell at or 646-250-7012



Brigadier General Se Woo Pyo currently serves as the Defense Attache at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Washington. He previously served as: Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff of C/U5, Combined Forces Command, United Nations Command (CFC/UNC); Deputy Commanding General for Operations of the 17th Infantry Division; Chief of Policy Division (CFC/UNC); Command Structure Officer in Charge at Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS); Regimental Commander 102nd Regiment, 17th Division; Joint Defense Planning Officer, JCS Combined Defense Transition Group (CDTG); U.S. Policy Officer, JCS CDTG; U.S. Policy Officer, JCS; Battalion Commander, 4th Batallion, 125th Regiment, 53rd Division; and Executive Officer to J3 JCS. Brigadier General Pyo was awarded the U.S. Army Meritorious Service Medal.

Brigadier General Pyo graduated in 2016 from the Seoul National University Security Strategy program. In 2015, he completed the Korea National Defense University’s Senior Policy Makers Course. In 2013, Brigadier General Pyo graduated from the Comprehensive Crisis Management Course at the U.S. Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies.

In 2004, Brigadier General Pyo earned a Doctorate in International Studies from the University of South Carolina. He additionally graduated with a Master’s of Science in Foreign Service in 1995 from Georgetown University. Brigadier General Pyo graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in 1990.