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1.    2020 Homecoming Event went Virtual @ KAIST College of Business

When? November 27, 2020

Where? Online Event through ZOOM

Organized by? External Affairs Center, KAIST College of Business

Participants? Alumni & Invited Faculties of KAIST College of Business

Major Schedule?

-      2020 Alumni Awards

u  Executive Area: Ki Young Lee (CEO of Shinchang Industry, Executive MBA Class of 10)

u  Technology Management Area: Chel Woon Young (Vice President of Samsung Electronics, TMBA Class of 00)

u  Finance Engineering Area: Yongsig Ko (Department Head at China Everbright Bank Seoul Branch, Finance Engineering MBA Class of 00)

u  IT Management Area: Hyoung Yong Lee (Professor at Hansung University, MIS MBA Class of 00 & Management Engineering PhD)

-      Announced New Alumni President: Hwan Ho Seong (CEO of PSTEC)


2.    The 7th Annual Seoul Climate-Energy Conference

KAIST Graduate School of Green Growth recently hosted the 7th Annual Seoul Climate-Energy Conference(Seoul CEC) 2020 under the theme of Green Finance and Business Creation in the Climate Crisis Era on November 27 of 2020.

Seoul CEC held its event through online platform due to COVID-19.

It has invited hundreds of renowned members of the academia, business, and industry to discuss and develop efficient green growth and sustainable development.


When? November 27, 2020

Where? Mainly Online Conference (On-Site @ Shilla Hotel)

Organized by? KAIST Graduate School of Green Growth & Coalition for Our Common Future

Participants? Academic Professors, Industry Expertise, Students, General Participants and more

Schedule Details?

Opening Ceremony

Plenary I: Climate Crisis and Global Leadership

Plenary II: Green New Deal and Green Finance

Plenary III: Sustainable Development and Green Business Creation

Plenary IV: Student Research Presentation

-      Online Presentation and Parallel Discussion on following topics

n  Corporate Environmental Management

n  Green Consumer Behavior

n  IT and Sustainability

n  Market and Technology Policy

n  Sustainable Development and Finance

Plenary V: Voice from the Young

Closing Plenary


3.    KAIST Emeritus Professor Jaekyu Lee Wins AIS LEO Award (see below The Korea Times )

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) Professor Emeritus Jaekyu Lee has won the Association for Information Systems (AIS) LEO Award for 2020.


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