KIST Forum

To celebrate KIST (Korea Institute of Science and Technology)’s 50th Anniversary, we are pleased to host the KIST Forum on Thursday, August 11th, 2016. It is a great honor to invite many scientists and leaders from Korea and the United States.

The purposes of the KIST Forum are: 1) to share KIST’s achievements of the past 50 years; 2) to share visions for the future; and 3) to introduce KIST scholarship programs.
We look forward to your participation.

Time and Venue

Date & Time: Thursday, August 11, 2016, 1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Venue: Glasscock Room at Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport


Time Program
1:15 p.m.~1:20p.m. Greetings (by Dr. Tae-Hoon Lim, Vice-President of KIST)
1:20p.m.~1:45p.m. KIST’s Achievements of the Past 50 years, and Visions for the Future (by Dr. Eun Gyeong Yang, Director of KIST International Affairs Division)
– Presentation
– Watching the KIST Vision Video Clip
1:45p.m.~2:25p.m. R&D Activities at KIST
– Biomedical Research Institute
(by Dr. Ick Chan Kwon, Director-General of Biomedical Research institute)
– Post-Silicon Semiconductor Institute
(by Dr. Joonyeon Chang, Director-General of Post-Silicon
Semiconductor Institute)
2:25p.m.~2:45p.m. Introduction of KIST Scholarship Programs
(by Dr. Oh Shim Joo , Dean of Global School for R&D)
2:45p.m.~3:15p.m. Networking