WORLD KNOWLEDGE FORUM 2021

Terra Incognita:
Redesigning the Global Architecture

September 14th ~ 16th

WORLD KNOWLEDGE FORUM 2021

Terra Incognita:
Redesigning the Global Architecture

September 14th ~ 16th

WORLD KNOWLEDGE FORUM 2021

Terra Incognita:
Redesigning the Global Architecture

September 14th ~ 16th

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52,860 Participants
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4,788 Speakers
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82 Countries
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1,387 Sessions
The World Knowledge Forum which is
held by Maekyung Media Group, was launched in 2000 to pursue balanced global
development and prosperity based on knowledge sharing.
MAIN SPEAKERS OF 2021
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Mike Pompeo The 70th Secretary of State of the United States
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Michael Sandel Harvard University
Professor
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Thomas Bach IOC
President
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Mark Schneider Nestlé
CEO
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Marcus Wallenberg Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken (SEB)
Chair of the Board of Directors
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Graham Allison Harvard University
Professor
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Paul Milgrom Stanford University
Professor
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Bob Sternfels McKinsey & Company
Global Managing Partner
Ban Ki-moon United Nations
The 8th Secretary General
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Jim Goodnight SAS Institute
Co-founder and CEO
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Peter Diamandis XPRIZE Foundation
Founder & Executive Chairman
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Bobbi Brown Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
Founder
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Jesper Brodin Ingka Group, IKEA
President and CEO
Marc Raibert Boston Dynamics
Founder & Chairman
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Warren East Rolls Royce
CEO
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Patrice Caine Thales
Chairman and CEO
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Roy Azevedo Raytheon Intelligence & Space
President
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Michael Schoellhorn Airbus Defence and Space
CEO
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Pamela Melroy NASA
Deputy Administrator
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Vitalik Buterin Ethereum
Creator
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Luke Ellis Man Group
CEO
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Daron Acemoglu MIT
Professor
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Justin Yifu Lin National School of Development Peking University
Professor
Edwin Feulner Heritage Foundation
Founder
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Fatih Birol International Energy Agency(IEA)
Executive Director
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Jim Goodnight SAS Institute
Co-founder and CEO
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Mustafa Varank Republic of Turkey
Minister of Industry and Technology
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Gary Shapiro Consumer Technology Association
President and CEO
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Chris Urmson Aurora
CEO & Co-Founder
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Carlos Alvarado 48th President of the Republic of Costa Rica
PROGRAM

Day1
Tuesday, September 14

Day2
Wednesday, September 15

Day3
Thursday, September 16

Day4
Friday, September 17

Jangchung

The Shilla Hotels

Dynasty A

Dynasty B

Lilac

Emerald

Ruby

Topaz

Seoul Club

Haneul Theater

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Special Debate with Michael Sandel(Opening Ceremony)
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Dialogue with Mike Pompeo: America, China, and the Future of Northeast Asia
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Marcus Wallenberg-Kyung Shik Sohn: The Geo-technological Challenge
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Strengthen collaboration and drive action on climate change
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Driving Sustainable, Inclusive Growth
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[Open Session] Robots for the Real World: Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond (*Robot Demonstration)
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Space Economics: Why Billionaires Go to Space
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[Open Session] World of Influencers
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