KIAT Forum
Aug. 7 (Thu), 2014, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Grand Peninsula Ballroom G

Host Organization
Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology

About KIAT Forum
The Forum will focus on addressing (1) needs for new technologies for manufacturing industries, (2) current and future prospect for advanced/smart manufacturing systems, (3) policies and programs for future advanced manufacturing, and (4) prospects and opportunities for US-Korea Collaboration.

The Forum consists of three major events:
- Inauguration of Global Technology Cooperation Group, K-TAG (Korea Technology Advisory Group)
- Advanced Manufacturing Forum to provide information exchanging platform with regard to cutting-edge technologies for advanced manufacturing in US and Korea
- Networking to stimulate global technology cooperation among Global Technology Cooperation Group members and CEO/CTOs from Korean manufacturing companies

Yung C. Shin
Purdue University
Co-Chair   Co-Chair

SangKeun Lee
Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology
Yongho Sohn
University of Central Florida
Co-Chair   Co-Chair

Jung H. Kim
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Byeong-Uk Kim
Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Jane Oh

Time Topic Speaker
1:30 PM - 1:40 PM Introductory Remarks KSEA president
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMInauguration of "Global Technology Cooperation Group"(Invitation only)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PMAdvanced Manufacturing Forum (Open to public)
2:10 PM - 2:45 PMPlenary speech
NIST & Deloitte consulting
2:45 PM - 3:30 PMPanel discussion
-Prospects and opportunities for US-Korea Collaboration
From Korea and U.S.
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMCoffee Break
4:00 PM - 4:40 PMBreakout sessions (based on industry sectors) Companies, Academies and Research Institutes
4:40 PM - 5:00 PMSummary of breakout sessions
5:00 PM - 6:30 PMNetworking for global technology cooperation (Scheduled and open to public)