Speakers Of 2018

2018

  • FURo-D

    Future Robot

  • Dirk Ahlborn

    Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, Inc. (HTT)
    CEO

  • Ahn Dong-Hyun

    Seoul National University
    Professor

  • Esko Aho

    The 37th Prime Minister of Finland

  • Abdullah Albeyatti

    Medicalchain
    CEO

  • Eric Allison

    Uber Elevate
    Head

  • James Allsop

    Herbert Smith Freehills
    Senior Associate

  • Bruce Anderson

    Global Electronics Industry of IBM
    Global Managing Director

  • Diana Aparicio

    Kiwibot
    Head of Sales and Strategic Partnerships

  • Diego A. Areces

    Schneider Electric
    Process Automation North Asia Hub Leader

  • Ban Ki-moon

    United Nations
    The 8th Secretary-General

  • Bark Taeho

    Lee&Ko Global Commerce Institute
    President

  • Bruce Bennett

    RAND Corporation
    Senior Researcher

  • Linda Brimm

    INSEAD
    Professor

  • Byun JeoungWoo

    Kyung Hee University
    Professor

  • Heidi Capozzi

    The Boeing Company
    SVP, Human Resources

  • Joshua Carrott

    YouTube Channel ′Korean Englishman′
    YouTuber

  • Michael Cashen

    Google Android Auto
    Senior Technical Solutions Consultant

  • Samuel Cassatt

    ConsenSys
    CSO

  • Cha Inhyok

    SK Telecom
    Executive Vice President

  • Chang Dae-Whan

    Founder of World Knowledge Forum
    Chairman of Maekyung Media Group

  • Cho Wan-suk

    Seoul
    Director of Social Entreprises Support Division

  • Choi Seunghyuk

    McKinsey Korea
    Partner

  • Chung Byung-Hoon

    D.STREET
    CEO

  • Richard N. Cooper

    Harvard University
    Professor

  • Bruce Cumings

    University of Chicago
    Professor

  • Da Hongfei

    NEO
    Founder

  • Thierry de Montbrial

    French Institute of International Relations (Ifri)
    Executive Chairman

  • Fraser Doherty

    SuperJam
    Founder

  • Tim Draper

    Draper Associates and DFJ
    Founding Partner

  • Gabriel Dye

    Freelance Model and MC

  • John Ehara

    Unison Capital
    Partner &. Founder

  • Markus Engelberger

    Creative Tribe
    Founder

  • Stephen Engle

    Bloomberg Television
    Chief North Asia Correspondent

  • Jay Eum

    Translink Capital
    Co-Founder & Managing Director

  • Stephen Ezell

    Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
    Vice President

  • Edwin Feulner

    Heritage Foundation
    Founder

  • Paige Fitzgerald

    Waymo
    Head of Strategic Partnerships & Business Development

  • Gordon Flake

    Perth USAsia Centre
    Founder & CEO

  • Kenneth Frazier

    MSD (Merck & Co., Inc.)
    Chairman of the Board & CEO

  • Charles Freeman

    US Chamber of Commerce
    Senior Vice President

  • Scott Galit

    Payoneer Inc.
    CEO

  • Gao Erji

    Vice President of Caixin Media
    Executive President of Caixin Insight

  • Ignacio Garcia Alves

    ADL
    Chairman & CEO

  • Gonzalo Garland

    IE Business School
    Vice President

  • Adam Gazzaley

    UC San Francisco
    Professor in Neurology, Physiology and Psychiatry

  • Renaud Girard

    Le Figaro
    Journalist

  • Arancha González

    International Trade Centre
    Executive Director

  • Nick Halla

    Impossible Foods
    Senior Vice President for International

  • Andrew Hamilton

    New York University
    President

  • Herbjorn Hansson

    Nordic American Tankers Ltd.
    Chairman

  • Jack Harari

    Blizzard eSport Leagues
    Vice President, International Partnerships

  • Sameer Hasija

    INSEAD
    Professor

  • Mikkal Herberg

    The National Bureau of Asian Research
    Research Director for the Energy Security Program

  • Christopher Hill

    25th Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs

  • Karoli Hindriks

    Jobbatical
    CEO & Founder

  • Hong Daesoon

    Ewha Womans University
    Professor

  • Hong Won-Pyo

    Samsung SDS
    President& CEO

  • Jason Hsu

    Taiwan Parliament
    Legislator & Member of Parliament

  • Hurr Hee Young

    Korea Aerospace University
    Professor

  • Hwang Jongwoon

    KIST Europe
    Head of Smart Convergence Group

  • Hwang Jong-Sung

    National Information Society Agency
    Lead Researcher

  • Jessy Yeunju Jang

    ASEAN-Korea Centre
    Head of Information and Data Unit

  • Je Hyunjoo

    Yellowdog
    CEO

  • Jeong Gu-Min

    Kookmin University
    Professor

  • Jia Qingguo

    Peking University
    Dean

  • Donald Johnston

    OECD
    The 4th Secretary-General

  • Daniel Jones

    Bext360
    Founder and CEO

  • Kersti Kaljulaid

    Republic of Estonia
    President

  • Kang Tae Young

    POSCO Research Institute
    President

  • Amit Kapoor

    Chair, Institute for Competitiveness
    President & CEO, India Council on Competitiveness

  • Akira Kawasaki

    ICAN(2017 Nobel Peace Prize Winner)
    International Steering Group Member

  • Lucas Kello

    Oxford University
    Senior Lecturer in International Relations

  • Kim InChul

    Sungkyunkwan University
    Professor Emeritus

  • Anthony Kim

    The Heritage Foundation
    Resarch Manager

  • John Kim

    New York Life Insurance Company
    President

  • Kim Youngjun

    KIST School
    Associate Professor

  • Kim Daeyoung

    Maeil Business Newpaper
    Editor of Finance News Desk

  • Kim Bowon

    KAIST
    Associate Vice President of the Office of Planning and Budget

  • Kim Kyoung Hyeok

    Samsung Heavy Industries
    EVP and Head of Marketing Division

  • Kim Hongil

    Banks Foundation for Young Entrepreneurs
    Managing Director

  • Kim Jin Han

    Gyeongbuk Center for Creative Economy and Innovation
    Director

  • Kim Yonghwan

    Seoul National University
    Chair of the Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

  • Kim Sang Hyup

    Graduate School of Green Growth, KAIST
    Visiting Professor

  • Kim Jun Ho

    Intel
    Director, Asia Pacific Client Application Engineering

  • Kim Byung-gun

    CEO of BK Medical Group
    CEO and Co-founder of ICO Platform

  • Kim Seungjoo

    Graduate School of Information Security, Korea University
    Professor, Department of Cyber Defense

  • Kim Sung-han

    former Vice Minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Republic of Kor
    Professor at Korea University

  • Kim Young Joon

    Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
    Partner

  • Kim Eugene

    SparkLabs
    Partner

  • Bruce Klingner

    The Heritage Foundation
    Senior Research Fellow for Northeast Asia

  • Florian Kohlbacher

    North Asia The Economist Group
    Director, Economist Corporate Network

  • Koo Sunggy

    Samsung Electronics
    VP, Smart Appliances & Home IoT, Digital Appliance

  • Jordan Kostelac

    JLL APAC PropTech
    Director

  • Taavi Kotka

    Estonia
    Former Chief Information Officer

  • Kwahk Jiyoung

    POSTECH
    Professor at Department of Industrial & Management Engineering

  • Kwon Young-eun

    teamw.e
    CEO

  • Kent Larson

    MIT Media Lab
    Director of City Science

  • Sylvain Laurent

    Dassault Systèmes
    Executive Vice President

  • Jack Lee

    HCM Capital
    Founding Managing Partner

  • Lee Kunwoo

    GenEdit
    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Lee Narae

    Block Crafters
    Partner and General legal counsel

  • Lee Joo Ryang

    Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI)
    Research fellow

  • Lee Jae-Seung

    Korea University
    Professor & Jean Monnet Chair

  • Lee Dongho

    Herbert Smith Freehills
    Managing Partner - Korea

  • Lee Won Bok

    Ewha Law School
    Professor

  • Will Lee

    Blue Whale Foundation
    CEO

  • Lee Myung Jae

    Yulchon
    Senior Foreign Counsel and Co-head of the Mobility Team

  • Lee Jung-Hoon

    Yonsei University
    Professor

  • Lee Junghoon

    Telofarm
    CEO

  • Lee Jinhyung

    Stanford University
    Professor

  • Eun-Chul LEE

    Bitfury Group
    Head of Bitfury Korea

  • Lee Dong Kurn

    Global Compact Network Korea
    President

  • Wes Levitt

    Theta Labs
    Head of Strategy

  • Antony Lewis

    R3
    Director of Research

  • Li Zhuo

    AutoX
    COO

  • Laurence Liao

    CMIG International Holding Pte. Ltd.
    CEO

  • Regina Lim

    JLL
    Head of Capital Markets Research, Southeast Asia

  • Lim Sang Hoon

    This is Game
    CEO

  • Peter Limbourg

    Deutsche Welle (DW)
    Director General

  • Ted Lin

    Binance
    Chief Growth Officer of Binance

  • Liu Wenjing

    Tsinghua SEM
    Professor of Marketing

  • Gary Liu

    South China Morning Post (SCMP)
    CEO

  • Mitch Liu

    Theta Labs and SLIVER.tv
    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Eric Ly

    LinkedIn.com
    Co-Founder

  • Sonja Lyubomirsky

    University of California, Riverside
    Professor

  • Juan Ma

    INSEAD
    Professor

  • Richard Ma

    Quantstamp
    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Ming Maa

    Grab
    President

  • Terry Martin

    DW(Deutsche Welle) News
    Senior Anchor

  • Miko Matsumura

    Evercoin
    Founder of Crypto Exchange

  • Margarita Mayo

    IE Business School
    Professor

  • H. R. McMaster

    The US National Security Council
    The 26th Advisor

  • Robert C. Merton

    MIT Sloan School of Management
    Professor of Finance

  • Jason Miller

    Teneo Strategy
    Managing Director

  • Halsey Minor

    Founder and CEO of Live Planet
    Strategic Technology Partner and Investor in the VideoCoin Network

  • Moon Younghoon

    nonce
    Co-Founder

  • Martin J Murray

    GM International
    Director, Global Program Manager BEV Propulsion

  • Na Kyung-Won

    National Assembly Congressman

  • Masashi Nakajima

    Reitaku University
    Professor

  • Ben Nelson

    Minerva
    Founder & CEO

  • Egle Nemeikstyte

    Blockchain Centre, Lithuania
    CEO

  • Nguyen Thanh Hung

    SOVICO Holdings
    Chairman

  • Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh

    Vice President of Vietjet Group
    Chairwoman of Thai Vietjet

  • Hajime Nozawa

    JTB Tourism Research
    President & CEO

  • Tetsuo Ochi

    MCP Group
    Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer

  • Elena Okorochenko

    S&P Global Ratings
    Managing Director and Head of Asia-Pacific

  • Dominic Ong

    Strategic Automotive Partnerships, Grab
    Regional Head

  • Richard Orbell

    JLL Korea
    National Director, Capital Markets

  • Mike Orgill

    Airbnb
    Director of Public Policy, Asia Pacific

  • Tami Overby

    US Chamber of Commerce
    Former SVP

  • Douglas H.PAAL

    Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
    Vice President

  • Paik Keun-Wook

    Oxford Institute for Energy Studies (OIES)
    Senior Research Fellow

  • Park In-kook

    Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies
    President

  • Park HongKun

    Harvard University
    Professor

  • Jason Park

    Korbit
    CEO

  • Park Sanghwan

    HanaTour Service Inc.
    Founder and CEO

  • Park Suyong

    Block Crafters
    Founder and Managing Partner

  • Park Seung Yong

    Hyundai Heavy Industries Group
    Executive VP, Chief Marketing

  • Justin Park

    Metadium
    CEO

  • Park Suk-bum

    UN Global Compact Network Korea
    Secretary General

  • Mike Petersen

    New Zealand
    Special Agricultural Trade Envoy

  • Jack Poon

    Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    Professor of Practice

  • Keith Rabin

    KWR International
    President

  • Krishna Ramachandra

    Duane Morris & Selvam LLP
    Managing Director

  • Sripriya Ranganathan

    Embassy of India
    Ambassador

  • Ravi Velloor

    Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
    Associate Editor, The Straits Times

  • Rhee, Mok-hee

    The Presidential Committee on Jobs
    Vice-chairman

  • Sandra Ro

    Global Blockchain Business Council
    CEO

  • Tilman Ruff

    IPPNW(1985 Nobel Peace Prize Winner)
    Co-President

  • Martin Ruubel

    Guardtime
    President

  • Kaidi Ruusalepp

    Funderbeam
    Founder and CEO

  • Ryu Woong Hwan

    SK Telecom
    GM and SVP of Open Collaboration Center

  • Andreas Saari

    Slush
    CEO

  • Gary Samore

    Harvard Belfer Center
    Executive Director for Research

  • Fabian Schvartzman

    AeroFarms
    Strategic Research and Technology Development Lead

  • Seo Seung-Woo

    Seoul National University
    Professor

  • Peter Shannon

    Levitate Capital
    Managing Director

  • Mordechai Sheves

    Weizmann Institute of Science
    Vice President

  • Kenny Shih

    Coinsuper
    Executive Director

  • James Shilling

    Depaul University
    Professor

  • Shin Jaiwon

    NASA
    Associate Administrator for Aeronautics

  • Shin Sung-Chul

    KAIST
    President

  • Shin Jae Yoon

    Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
    Advisor

  • Shin Sunghwan

    Hongik University
    Professor of Finance

  • Shin Insub

    George Mason University Korea
    Professor, Department of Systems Engineering

  • Shon Dohyun

    Twitch
    Director of Business Development

  • Jeff Shumway

    Social Finance
    Managing Director

  • Carmen Simon

    Founder of Memzy
    Cognitive Neuroscientist

  • Christopher Smart

    Barings
    Head of Macroeconomic & Geopolitical Research

  • Scott Snyder

    Council on Foreign Relations
    Senior Fellow

  • Prakash Somosundram

    XSQ Global
    Head of Acceleration

  • Leona Son

    Synco
    COO

  • Song Kyungjin

    Institute for Global Economics (IGE)
    President

  • Daniel XuChang Song

    Xiaozhu
    CMO

  • Johannes Stroebel

    New York University Stern School of Business
    Professor of Finance

  • Suh Kyung won

    Hyundai Motor Group
    Global R&D Master

  • Jane Jie Sun

    Ctrip.com
    Chief Executive Officer

  • Ciara Sun

    Bgogo
    Digital Asset Exchange, Chief Strategy Officer

  • Sung Taeyoon

    Yonsei University
    Professor

  • Rajeev Suri

    Nokia
    President & CEO

  • Austin Sweeney

    Herbert Smith Freehills
    Corporate Partner

  • Tom Tao

    Wanxiang Blockchain Inc.
    Vice President

  • Jonathan Tischler

    Credit Suisse
    Managing Director

  • Beat Ulrich

    St. Gallen Foundation & St.Gallen Symposium
    CEO

  • Hunter S. Urm

    Head of DSME R&D Institute, DSME
    Executive Vice President

  • Dan Vahdat

    Medopad
    CEO & Founder

  • Marc Vanhuele

    HEC Paris
    Professor of Marketing & Associate Dean

  • Martin Villig

    Taxify
    Co-Founder

  • Wang Zhenghua

    Spring Group
    Chairman

  • Wang Rui

    Peking University
    Professor of Marketing

  • Sheila Warren

    World Economic Forum
    Project Head, Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology

  • Jong H. Wi

    Chung-Ang University
    Professor

  • Randy Williams

    Keiretsu Forum
    Founder & CEO

  • Nicholas Wilson

    JLL
    Director, Asia Pacific Capital Markets Research

  • Won Heeryong

    Jeju Special Self-Governing Province
    Governor

  • Sandra Wu

    Origin X Capital
    CEO

  • Robert H. Xiao

    Perfect World Co., Ltd.
    CEO

  • Tyler Xiao

    Xianlife
    Founder

  • Lei Xing

    Stanford University School of Medicine
    Professor

  • Yang Jun

    37 Interactive Entertainment
    Senior Vice President

  • Yang Dong

    Renmin University
    Professor

  • Yang Lan

    Sun Media Group and Sun Culture Foundation
    Chairperson

  • Donna Yang

    eMei
    Founder and CEO

  • Phil S. Yang

    TK Net and CKT Development
    Chairman

  • Janet L. Yellen

    The 15th Chair of the Federal Reserve board

  • Yi Tehyok

    Yulchon
    Senior Foreign Counsel

  • Alicia Yi

    Korn Ferry
    Managing Director, Co-Leader Asia Pacific

  • Yoon Young-kwan

    Professor Emeritus of Seoul National University
    Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, ROK

  • Jae Yoon

    New York Life Investment Management
    CIO

  • David Young

    The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) from the Boston office
    Senior Partner and Managing Director

  • Zang Zhong Tang

    UCAR
    Vice President

  • Michael Wen Zhang

    SenseTime
    President

  • Albert Zhang

    Design Traveloka
    Co-Founder and Head

  • Zheng Chao

    NOVAEX Cultural Development Group
    Founder and CEO

  • Jimmy Zhong

    IOST
    Founder & CEO