A special award lecture was held at GSIS International Conference Hall on the 16th of December 2019. The speaker of the event was professor Park Tae Gyun, the professor of modern Korean history at GSIS SNU. Professor Park Tae Gyun won the "2019 SNU Academic Research Education Award" for his excellent work focused on "War and Peace in East Asia". The lecture centered on the lessons that the policy makers can get from the past war experiences in East Asia. Also, the lecturer advised the invited students on how to become a good researcher and further develop their careers in the field of research.