Speakers Of 2014

2014

  • Avishai Abrahami

    Wix
    CEO & Co-Founder

  • Ahn Choong Young

    National Commission for Corporate Partnership
    Chairman

  • Ahn Hongchul

    KIC (Korea Investment Corporation)
    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

  • Ahn Jae-Hung

    Ajou University
    Professor

  • Gayle Allard

    IE Business School
    Professor of Economics

  • Daniel Altman

    NYU Stern
    Professor

  • Ignacio Garcia Alves

    Arthur D. Little
    Global Chairman and CEO

  • Glenn August

    Oak Hill Advisors
    Founder & CEO

  • Johannes Baillou

    Merck
    Chairman of the Board of Partners

  • Colonel Cyril Barth

    St Cyr Foundation
    Director

  • Carl Bildt

    Former Prime Minister of Sweden
    GCIG Commissioner

  • Xavier Boute

    HEC Paris and Academic Dean, Ecole militaire
    Professor

  • Josef C. Brada

    Arizona State University
    professor of Economics emeritus

  • Lanny A. Breuer

    Covington & Burling LLP
    Vice Chairman

  • Michael Brown

    George Washington University
    Dean, Elliott School of International Affairs

  • Ben Casnocha

    Best Selling Author and Tech Entrepreneur

  • Massimiliano Castelli

    UBS
    Head of Global Sovereign Market Strategists

  • Chang Dae Whan

    Founder of World Knowledge Forum
    Chairman of Maekyung Media Group

  • Bernard Charles

    Dassault Systemes
    President & CEO

  • Amitava Chattopadhyay

    INSEAD
    Professor

  • Michael Chertoff

    Former Secretary of U.S. Department of Homeland Security
    GCIG Commissioner

  • Siow Yue Chia

    Singapore Institute of International Affairs
    Senior Research Fellow

  • John Richard Childress

    Global Leadership Advisory
    Chairman

  • Cho Yoon Je

    Sogang University
    Professor

  • Cho Wondong

    Chung-ang University
    Chaired Professor

  • Cho Hyun Jae

    MBN
    President

  • Chon Kilnam

    Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
    Professor

  • Tyler Cowen

    George Mason University
    Professor of Economics

  • Charles Dallara

    Partners Group
    Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Americas

  • Jason Davis

    INSEAD
    Professor

  • Thierry De Montbrial

    French Institute of International Relations(IFRI)
    President

  • Laura DeNardis

    American University
    Professor

  • Jörg Dietzel

    Audi Korea
    Head of Marketing Communications

  • Shen Dingli

    Institute of International Studies, Fudan University
    Professor and Associate Dean

  • Stephen Dunbar-Johnson

    International New York Times
    President

  • Robert Einhorn

    The Brookings Institution
    Senior Fellow

  • Jinyoung Lee Englund

    Bitcoin Foundation
    Director of Marketing & Communications

  • David Epstein

    Sports Gene
    Author

  • Yigal Erlich

    Yozma Group
    Founder and Managing Director

  • Jay Eum

    TransLink Capital
    Co-Founder & Managing Director

  • Fan Gang

    National Economic Research Institute, China
    Director

  • Jacob A. Frenkel

    JPMorgan Chase International
    Chairman

  • James Galbraith

    University of Texas at Austin
    Professor

  • Gonzalo Garland

    IE Business School
    Professor

  • Bernard Garrette

    HEC
    Professor

  • Ben Goertzel

    OpenCog Foundation
    Chairman

  • Laurence Golborne

    Republic of Chile
    Former Minister of Mines

  • Nik Gowing

    International broadcaster

  • Henrich Greve

    INSEAD
    Professor of Entrepreneurship

  • Gu Baochang

    Center for Population and Development Studies, Renmin University of China
    Professor of Demography

  • Koichi Hamada

    Yale University
    Tuntex Professor emeritus of Economics

  • Han Sung Joo

    Korea Institute for International Economic Policy
    Chairman

  • Herbjorn Hansson

    Nordic American Tankers Ltd
    Chairman and CEO

  • Hatoyama Yukio

    Former Prime Minister of Japan

  • Martin Hauske

    Accenture’s Smart Grid business in Asia Pacific
    CEO

  • Christopher Hill

    University of Denver
    Dean of Josef Korbel School of International Relations

  • Hong Won-Pyo

    Samsung Electronics and the Head of its Media Solution Center
    President

  • Hong Daesoon

    Arthur D. Little Korea
    Vice Chairman

  • Hur Kyungwook

    Professor of KDI School of Public Policy
    Former Ambassador of the Permanent Delegation of Korea to the OECD

  • In Hoh

    Korea University
    Professor

  • Eric Jackson

    CapLinked
    CEO and Co-founder

  • Jeff Jarvis

    City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism
    Professor

  • Jeong Jaeseung

    KAIST
    Associate Professor

  • Jeong Jaehong

    GE Oil & Gas
    Director

  • Eric John

    President, Boeing Korea
    Vice President, Boeing nternational

  • Robert Johnson

    Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET)
    President

  • Benjamin Johnson

    American Immigration Council
    Executive Director

  • Donald Johnston

    Former Secretary General of the OECD

  • Jun Kwang-woo

    Yonsei University
    Distinguished Professor

  • Menas C. Kafatos

    Chapman University
    Professor

  • Kang Tae Young

    POSCO Research Institute
    Vice President

  • Kang Young Chul

    Head of Regulatory Reform Office
    Office of Government Policy Coordination

  • Kang Yeonsik

    Kookmin University
    Assistant Professor Department of Automotive Engineering

  • Kang Joon-ho

    Seoul National University
    Professor

  • Eric J. Kim

    Goodwater Capital
    Co-Founder and Managing Partner

  • Kim Byung-Yeon

    Seoul National University (SNU)
    Professor in Department of Economics

  • Kim Woo Choong

    Daewoo Group
    Former Chairman

  • Kim Rando

    Seoul National University
    Professor

  • Kim Choong Soo

    Visiting professor, University of Pennsylvania
    Former Governor, Bank of Korea

  • Kim Sung-Hwan

    Seoul National University
    Chair, Institute for Global Social Responsibility and Distinguished Visiting Professor of

  • Kim HanGon

    Yeungnam University
    Professor, Department of Sociology

  • Kim Hee Kyong

    MBN
    Anchor

  • Kim Jun Il

    Bank of Korea
    Deputy Governor

  • Kim Seong Hoon

    KT
    charge of smart energy business

  • Kim Sang Hyup

    Graduate School of Green Growth, KAIST
    Professor

  • Kim Heesu

    Economics and Management Research Institute at KT
    Deputy Director

  • Laurence Kotlikoff

    Boston University
    Professor of Economics

  • James Kynge

    Financial Times
    Emerging Markets Editor

  • Charles Leadbeater

    ′We-think′
    Author

  • Lee Chung Min

    Yonsei University
    Professor of International Relations

  • Lee Jisoon

    Seoul National University
    Professor

  • Lee Sang Yup

    KAIST
    Professor

  • Lee Jiyoon

    National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (MMCA), Seoul
    Managing Director

  • Sarah Lewis

    Bestselling Author, Curator

  • Li Yining

    Peking University
    Honorary Dean at Guanghua School of Management

  • Li Xiaoyang

    Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
    Professor

  • Li Kan

    Long Capital & Partners, Managing Partner
    CKGSB EMBA Student

  • HSH Prince Michael of Liechtenstein

    Geopolitical Information Service AG
    Chairman

  • Liu Qiao

    Peking University, Guanghua School of Management
    Professor of Finance

  • Ian Macfarlane

    Goldman Sachs
    Advisor

  • Matsumura Shun-ichi

    Teijin Limited
    Technical Director and Advisor

  • Andrew McAfee

    MIT Sloan School of Management
    Principal Research Scientist

  • Dave McClure

    500 Startups
    Founding Partner

  • Walter Rusell Mead

    Bard College
    Professor

  • Manoj Shreedharan Menon

    Frost & Sullivan (S) Pte Ltd
    APAC President

  • Robert C. Merton

    Professor of Finance, MIT Sloan School
    Nobel Laureate in Economics 1997

  • Ken Miller

    Gem
    Chief Operating Officer

  • Reiner Mittelbach

    Geopolitical Information Service AG
    CEO

  • Mo Jongryn

    Yonsei University
    Professor

  • Ian Morris

    Stanford University
    Professor

  • Tetsuo Ochi

    MCP Asset Management Co. Ltd.
    Managing Partner & CEO

  • Kanishk Parashar

    Coin
    CEO and Founder

  • Park Jaehang

    Korea Automotive Research Institute
    Director, Future Research Group

  • Gunter Pauli

    "Zero Emissions Research and Initiatives" (ZERI)
    Founder

  • Phillip Perrier

    Renault Samsung
    Vice President

  • Joseph Pfeifer

    New York City Fire Department
    Chief of Counterterrorism and Emergency Preparedness

  • Thomas Piketty

    Paris School of Economics
    Professor

  • Joseph Pistrui

    IE Business School
    Professor of Entrepreneurial Management

  • Jason Portnoy

    Subtraction Capital
    Founding Partner

  • Dudley Poston

    Texas A&M University
    Professor of Sociology & Abell Endowed Professor of Liberal Arts

  • Noni Sri Ayati Purnomo

    Blue Bird Group Holding
    President Director/CEO

  • Sultan Al Qassemi

    Founder and Chairman, Barjeel Securities
    GCIG Commissioner

  • Nii Narku Quaynor

    Ghana Dot Com Ltd
    GCIC Commissioner

  • Sanjay Ramesh

    CISCO
    Managing Director for Smart + Connected Communities/IoE

  • Jeremy Rifkin

    The Foundation on Economic Trends
    President

  • Kenneth Rogoff

    Harvard University
    Thomas D Cabot Professor Public Policy

  • Ryu Yongwook

    Australian National University
    Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations

  • Ryu Jung-hee

    FuturePlay Inc.
    Partner and CEO

  • Nicolas Sarkozy

    President of the French Republic
    (2007-2012)

  • Stefan Schaible

    Roland Berger Strategy Consultants
    Deputy CEO and member of the GEC

  • Shin Sunghwan

    College of Business, Hongik University
    Professor

  • Shin Jang Sub

    National University of Singapore
    Professor

  • Shin Wonjae

    GM Korea Company
    Intermediate Lead of Electric Systems

  • Shin Kwanho

    Korea University
    Professor

  • Shirakawa Masaaki

    Bank of Japan
    Former Governor

  • Leon Sigal

    Social Science Research Council
    Director, Northeast Asia Cooperative Security Project

  • Gordon Smith

    Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Canada
    Former Deputy Minister

  • Manuel Sosa

    INSEAD
    Associate Professor of Technology and Operations Management

  • Jonathan Mark Southurst

    CoinDesk
    Asia Region Editor

  • Gene Sperling

    Fomer Director of the National Economic Council

  • Suh Eunkook

    Yonsei University
    Professor

  • Akio Takahara

    Graduate School of Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo
    Professor

  • George Tanasijevich

    Marina Bay Sands
    President & Chief Executive Officer

  • Jonathan Teo

    Binary Capital
    Founder & Managing Partner

  • Jigmi Thinley

    Bhutan
    Former Prime Minister

  • Mark Tilden

    Robotics Physicist / Industrialist / Design Consultant

  • Jean-Claude Trichet

    European Central Bank(ECB)
    Former President

  • Tony Tyler

    International Air Transport Association (IATA)
    CEO

  • Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

    NYU Stern School of Business
    Professor

  • Roger Ver

    MemoryDealers.com
    CEO

  • Miki Watanabe

    House of Representatives, Japan
    Member

  • Joel Wit

    U.S. Korea Institute at SAIS, Johns Hopkins University
    Senior Fellow

  • Pindar Wong

    Chairman of Consultancy at VeriFi (Hong Kong) Limited
    GCIC Commissioner

  • Lee Wonjae

    The Yozma Group
    Country Head, South Korea

  • Woo Sang-Sun

    HYOSUNG R&D Center
    President (CTO)

  • Chenggang Xu

    University of Hong Kong
    Quoin Professor in Economic Development

  • Susan Yang

    Chapman University
    Professor

  • Xiaozhong Yang

    Trina Solar
    Vice President

  • Yoo Janghee

    Maeil Business Newspaper
    Executive Advisor

  • You Jongil

    KDI School of Public Policy and Management
    Professor

  • Gino Yu

    Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design
    Associate Professor