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Seoul ADEX will attract high-ranking commercial, military and government delegations from the U.S., South Korea and around the world. The USA Partnership Pavilion provides the essential business platform and unique opportunity for American exhibitors to meet with industry experts, peers, potential customers and suppliers.

Carolyn Carniaux Project Manager
Carolyn Carniaux
Project Manager
Public Sector

Our public sector partners represent the national interests of the United States, their counterparts in South Korea, and are the points of contact for trade and development influencers in the Asia-Pacific region.

United States Department of Commerce
The mission of the Department is to create the conditions for economic growth and opportunity.

U.S. Commercial Service
The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets.

United States Embassy, Korea

U.S. Embassy Seoul supports U.S. companies doing business in the ROK through advocacy and commercial diplomacy, providing exporters with a wide range of programs and services. The United States and the Republic of Korea (ROK) have a vibrant trading relationship – one that accounts for over $100 billion on goods trade annually. The ROK is our seventh largest trading partner, and the United States is South Korea’s third largest trading partner.

Ministry of Defense
The United States and the Republic of Korea share a long history of friendship and cooperation based on common values and interests. The two countries work together to combat regional and global threats and to strengthen their economies. The United States has maintained Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine personnel in the ROK in support of its commitment under the U.S.-ROK Mutual Defense Treaty to help the ROK defend itself against external aggression.

Joint United States Military Affairs Group - Korea (JUSMAG-K)
JUSMAG-K’s mission is to support the Republic of Korea Government in the modernization and sustainability of its armed forces, and work with the defense community towards a mutually beneficial armaments cooperative development and production program. To accomplish this mission, JUSMAG-K works with Korean civil and military institutions as well as the Korean defense community in support of the sale and sustainment of US equipment, services, supplies, and training to the ROK.

Korea Office of Civil Aviation (KOCA)
KOCA is responsible for formulation of national policies and programs for the development and regulation of the Civil Aviation sector in the country.

Private Sector

These local/regional advocates for America's industry interests support the Pavilion and the collective U.S. presence at Seoul ADEX.

U.S.-Korea Business Council (USKBC)
The U.S.-Korea Business Council (USKBC) is the premier business advocacy organization representing America’s top companies investing in Korea. The council is made up of senior executives of U.S. companies from every business sector that are major investors in Korea and are firmly committed to the Korean market.

Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
The Aerospace Industries Association is an American trade association representing manufacturers and suppliers of civil, military, and business aircraft, helicopters, UAVs, space systems, aircraft engines, missiles, material, and related components, equipment, services, and information technology in the United States.

American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) Korea

The American Chamber of Commerce in Korea (AMCHAM Korea) was founded in 1953 with a broad mandate to encourage the development of investment and trade between Korea and the United States. AMCHAM is the largest foreign chamber in Korea with member companies with diverse interests and substantial participation in the Korean economy.



Trade and industry news reports influence the decisions attendees make about where to spend their valuable time during the show. Industry media reports are also critical sources for professionals who can’t attend.

Our long-standing editorial and marketing relationships with leading aerospace and defense industry media companies bring extra attention and insight to the USA Partnership Pavilion at Seoul ADEX. Look for real-time Headline News from our industry media partners on our website and at our on-site Newsstand during the event, where you can also pick up copies of their latest publications.

In addition to industry-wide PR and media relations efforts, Kallman will work directly with these international media leaders to provide news, information and insight to the USA Partnership Pavilion during Seoul ADEX 2019:

Aviation Week Network
A multi-channel service provider, decision engine and marketplace, with deep databases and integrated workflow tools that support action, the Aviation Week Network brings you the power to prevail in a challenging and fast-paced industry.

Defense News
Founded in 1986, Defense News is the authoritative, independent, professional news source for the world's defense decision-makers. In print and online, we provide the global defense community with the latest news and analysis on programs, policy, business and technology. Our bureaus and reporters around the world set the standard for accuracy, credibility and timeliness in defense reporting.

Helping businesses drive growth, assess risk and improve efficiency today and in the future, we help you discover everything you need to know about the global fleet of aircraft and world schedules, as well as insight on current and future market dynamics and drivers. We are experts in providing you with the complete view of the aviation industry.

Social media will play an important role in promoting the Pavilion and the greater U.S. presence at Seoul ADEX 2019, too. Join the conversation @kallman #USPavilion


Organizers are the gatekeepers to every aspect of the show. Our partnership with the Seoul ADEX. organizer, Korean Aerospace Industry Association (KAIA), translates into faster service — and fewer problems for you.