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Slogan Contest for 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit

2019-04-23 174  Views

ASEAN-Republic of KOREA Commemorative Summit 2019, Busan


The 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit will be held on 25(MON) – 26(TUE) November 2019 in Busan, the Republic of Korea(ROK), to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of ASEAN-ROK Dialogue Relations. It will be a landmark diplomatic event, signifying the importance of partnership between ASEAN and ROK.

* ASEAN : Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei Darussalam, Viet Nam, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Cambodia

Slogan Contest

Preparatory Office for 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of ROK, is pleased to announce a slogan contest and encourages your participation. The Preparatory Office is seeking a slogan to help promote the significance of the Summit. The slogan should be provided either in Korean or in English.

Contest Period

Monday, 22 April – Friday, 10 May 2019 (19 days)

Contest Details

The slogan should commemorate 30 years of ASEAN-ROK cooperative ties; suggest future-oriented messages; be concise and catchy; and be written either in Korean or in English. Please refer to the following information.

- ROK will be the first country to host three commemorative summits with ASEAN.

- In 2017, the ROK government proposed the ASEAN-ROK Future Community Vision, “People-Centered Community of Peace and Prosperity” ” – during the 19th ASEAN-ROK Summit.

* References

- 2009 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit Slogan

English: “Partnership for Real, Friendship for Good” (Korean: 따뜻한 이웃, 번영의 동반자)

- 2014 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit Slogan

English: “Building Trust, Bringing Happiness” (Korean: 신뢰구축, 행복구현)

- Thailand (Chair of ASEAN for 2019) launched the ASEAN Cultural Year 2019, and the theme of its ASEAN Chairmanship is “Advancing Partnership for Sustainability”.


Anyone who is interested in ASEAN-ROK cooperation


All entrants must submit their slogans using the attached entry form. Provide your slogan either in Korean or in English.

* Submit to eycho19@mofa.go.kr (up to two slogan proposals can be submitted per person)


- First-Place Winner: Certificate of Recognition Awarded by the ROK Foreign Minister

(final one person) + Round-Trip Business Class Flight Ticket to ROK

                    + 2 Tickets for ASEAN Train Event

- Second-Place Winners: Voucher or Prize Equivalent to USD 100

(top 10)

- Third-Place Winners: Voucher or Prize Equivalent to USD 10

(first 100 entrants)

Announcement of the Winner

The winner will be individually notified

* The winning slogan will be used for official and other events of the Summit, particularly various promotional activities including posters, printed materials, homepage, banners, letterheads etc.

Be Aware

- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of ROK has intellectual property rights and authority for use of the winning slogan.

- The Ministry may decide to only use part of the phrase of the winning slogan, and in the evaluation process the winning slogan could be modified.

- Only the first submitter will be selected as the first-place winner in case there are other entries the same as the winning slogan.


Please contact Manager Cho Eun Young (+82-2-3441-6019) of 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit Preparatory Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ROK

Attached Files

1. Entry Form

2. Consent to Collection and Use of Personal Information

3. Fast Facts about ASEAN

Website: http://www.mofa.go.kr/eng/brd/m_5674/view.do?seq=319856&srchFr=&srchTo=&srchWord=&srchTp=&multi_itm_seq=0&itm_seq_1=0&itm_seq_2=0&company_cd=&company_nm=&page=1&titleNm=