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The 3rd University Leadership Forum

Dec 15 Tue 1:00-3:00am (EST)/Dec 15 Tue 3:00-5:00pm (KST)


Chair
Hosin Lee
Professor
University of Iowa


Co-Chair
Moon Won Suh
Charles A. Cannon Chair Professor Emeritus
North Carolina State University

KSEA and KOFST are pleased to host the 3rd University Leadership Forum during the 33rd US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship (UKC 2020) in Seoul with on-line participants from USA. This Forum will be an excellent opportunity to meet Korean university leaders and discuss about emerging topics in academia. First forum in New York discussed current issues in science and technology education and university administration such as the direction of national policies in the U.S. and Korea to support higher education and train young generations. The second forum in Chicago discussed challenges in educating students to meet the industry demands and creating an ecosystem for innovation and entrepreneurship in higher education. This third forum in Seoul will focus its timely discussions on “Part 1: How Korean universities adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic in the past and will in the future,” and “Part 2: How Korean universities adapted to the internationalization demands in the past and will in the future.”
Panelist


President Young Kuk
DGIST
President Euijoon Yoon
Korea Institute of Energy Technology
President Moo Hwan Kim
Postech

President Se-Jung Oh
Seoul National University
President leehwan Kim
UST


Part 1: How Korean universities adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic in the past and will in the future

Discussion Topics

• Impacts of COVID-19 on Students, Faculty, Staff, Budget, Facilities and Others
• How to Improve the Teaching Effectiveness during the COVID-19 Pandemic
• How to improve the Research Productivity during the COVID-19 Pandemic
• How to improve the Domestic Competitiveness during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Time (KST)Speakers
3:00-3:05 PMIntroduction – Professor Hosin Lee (이호신 교수), Professor Moon Won Suh (서문원 교수)
3:05-3:12President Se-Jung Oh (오세정 총장)
서울대학교 (Seoul National University)
3:12-3:19President Young Kuk (국양 총장)
대구경북과학기술원 (DGIST)
3:19-3:26President leehwan Kim (김이환 총장)
과학기술연합대학원 대학교 (UST)
3:26-3:33President Euijoon Yoon (윤의준 총장)
한국에너지공과대학교 (Korea Institute of Energy Technology)
3:33-3:40President Moo Hwan Kim (김무환 총장)
포항공대 (Postech)
3:40-3:50All Presidents-Discussions Q&A

Part 2: How Korean universities adapted to the internationalization demands in the past and will in the future

Discussion Topics

• Impacts of internationalization on Students, Faculty, Staff, Budget, Facilities and Others
• How to Improve the Teaching Effectiveness in English
• How to improve the Research Productivity of foreign faculty and students
• How to improve the International Competitiveness

Time (KST)Speakers
4:00-4:05Introduction – Professor Hosin Lee (이호신 교수), Professor Moon Won Suh (서문원 교수)
4:05-4:12President Euijoon Yoon (윤의준 총장)
한국에너지공과대학교 (Korea Institute of Energy Technology)
4:12-4:19President leehwan Kim (김이환 총장)
과학기술연합대학원 대학교 (UST)
4:19-4:26President Young Kuk (국양 총장)
대구경북과학기술원 (DGIST)
4:26-4:33President Se-Jung Oh (오세정 총장)
서울대학교 (Seoul National University)
4:33-4:40President Moo Hwan Kim (김무환 총장)
포항공대 (Postech)
4:40-4:50All Presidents-Discussions Q&A