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Event The 9th Edition of the Global Leaders Forum 2021
Theme Looking Ahead to 2045: Innovation, Cooperation and Our Future
Date Monday, November 22 - Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Venue Vista Hall, Grand Walkerhill Seoul
08:00 [Opening]
     · Hong Too Pyo / Chairman, TV CHOSUN
     · Ju-Ho Lee / Chairman, K-Policy Platform

[Congratulatory Remarks]
     · Maria Ressa / Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2021
        CEO, Rappler, The Philippines

     · Kim Hyeong-seok / Professor Emeritus, Yonsei University
08:45 [Keynote Address]
     · Lawrence Summers / Former Secretary, US Treasury · President, Harvard University
09:10 / 10:20 [Session 1] US-China Competition and the World Economic Order
     < Lead Speaker >
     · JUN Kwang Woo / Chairman & CEO, Institute for Global Economics (IGE) · Former Chairman, Financial Services Commission (FSC)
     < Moderator >
     · Taeho BARK / Former Minister for Trade, Korea
     < Panel >
     · Enrico Letta / Leader, the Democratic Party and Former Prime Minister of Italy
     · Henry WANG / Founder and President, Center for China and Globalization (CCG)
     · Chad P. Bown / Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
     · SHIN Kak Soo / Former Vice Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Korea

[Parallel Session] A Roundtable with Science and Technology Experts
     < Moderator >
     · HAN Min Koo / President, The Korean Academy of Science and Technology
     < Panel >
     · Joon Mo Ahn / Associate Professor, Department of Public Administration, Korea University
     · Park, Byeongwon / Research Fellow, Science and Technology Policy Institute (STPI)
     · MOON Hai Joo / Secretary General, Korean Federation of Science & Technology Societies (KOFST)
     · Chang Whan MA / Executive Deputy Chairman, Korea Industrial Technology Association (KOITA)
     · Lee Kyoung jun / Professor, Business School, Kyung Hee University
     · So Young Kim / Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology Policy, KAIST
     · Lee Kyong-jae / Policy Commissioner, Korea Institute of Science and Technology Evaluation and Planning (KISTEP)
09:50 Policy Presentation by Presidential Candidates 2022
11:00 [Special Session] Centenarian's Reflection on the Past 100 Years and the Coming 100 Years
     · Kim Hyeong-seok / Professor Emeritus, Yonsei University
12:00 [Luncheon]
14:00 [Session 2] Great Shifts : Rebuilding Democracy and Capitalism
     < Moderator >
     · Yoo Il-ho/ Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance, Korea
     < Special Keynote Address >
     · Maria Ressa / Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2021
     < Panel >
     · Peter A. Hall / Krupp Foundation Professor, Harvard University
     · Sir Paul Collier / Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
     · Vera Songwe / United Nations Under-Secretary-General; Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa
     · Dominique Moïsi / Special Advisor for Geopolitics, Institut Montaigne, France
     · Mohan Kumar / Chairman, Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), India
     · Jung-Hoon Lee / Dean, Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei University

[Parallel Session] A Roundtable on Korea’s Global Trade Cooperation Strategy
     < Moderator >
     · Taeho BARK / Former Minister for Trade, Korea
     < Panel >
     · Lee Jae-min / Professor, Graduate School of Law Studies, Seoul National University
     · Choi Seok-young / Former Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea in Geneva
     · Yunjong Wang / Professor, Dongduk Women's University
     · Inkyo CHEONG / Professor, Inha University
     · Heo Yun / Professor, Graduate School of International Studies, Sogang University
[Coffee Break]
15:30 [Session 3] Creating Innovation Ecosystem for a Post-Pandemic World
     < Moderator >
     · Myung Ja Kim / Former Minister of Environment, Korea
     < Panel >
     · Robert D. Atkinson / President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, USA
     · Boon Heong Ng / CEO, Temasek Foundation, Singapore
     · Frank Thomas Piller / Professor, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
     · Kazuyuki Motohashi / Professor, University of Tokyo, Japan
     · Wim Vanhaverbeke / Professor, University of Antwerp, Belgium
     · Joon Mo Ahn / Professor, Korea University
17:00 [Parallel Session Special Lecture] A Conversation with Kelly Choi
     · Kelly Choi / Co-founder & Owner, Kelly Deli, UK
09:00 [Keynote Address]
     · Julia Gillard / Former Prime Minister, Australia
      (Conversation : Ju-Ho Lee and Julia Gillard)
     · Ban Ki-moon / 8th UN Secretary-General
     · Oh Se-hoon / Seoul Metropolitan City Mayor
09:30 [Session 4] Energy Transformation & Carbon Neutrality 2050
     < Moderator >
     · Eun Mee Kim / President, Ewha Womans University
     < Panel >
     · Nebojsa Nakicenovic / Chief Scientific Advisor, European Commission
     · Andrew Steer / President and CEO, Bezos Earth Fund, USA
     · Shobhakar Dhakal / Vice President, Academic Affairs, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
     · Jerome Foster II / Member, White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council(WHEJAC), USA
     · Tae Yong Jung / Professor, Graduate School of International Studies of Yonsei University
     · Woochong Um / Managing Director General, Asian Development Bank, The Philippines
10:50 [Special Session] A Roundtable of University Chancellors
     < Moderator >
     · Doh-yeon Kim / Chairperson, Ulsan Educational Foundation
     < Panel >
     · Se-Jung Oh / President, Seoul National University
     · Dong-Ryeol Shin / President, Sungkyunkwan University
     · Hyungju Park / President, Ajou University
     · Eun Mee Kim / President, Ewha Womans University
     · Woo Tong-ki / President, Daegu Catholic University
     · Jin Hyoung Kim / President, Incheon JEI University

[Parallel Session] A Roundtable with Korea Energy Experts
     < Moderator >
     · Kang Sung-jin / Professor, Korea University
     < Panel >
     · Kim Yong-gun / Senior Research Fellow, Environmental Research Institute (IPCC lead author)
     · SukWoo Nam / Principal Research Engineer, KIST
     · Jeong Seon-jin / Deputy Manager, KEPCO KPS
     · Choi Hyo-Jeong / Student, Kangwon National University
12:10 [Luncheon]
13:30 [Session 5] High Touch High Tech Learning Revolution
     < Moderator >
     · Ku-Hyun Jung / Former President, Samsung Economic Research Institute
     < Panel >
     · Jozef Ritzen / Former Minister of Education, Culture, and Science, The Netherlands
     · Nguyễn Quý Thanh / Rector of VNU University of Education
     · Maria Spies / Co-CEO and Co-Founder, HolonIQ, USA
     · Avi Warshavsky / Founder and CEO, MindCET, Israel
     · Ju-Ho Lee / Former Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Korea
     · Sungsup Ra / Director and Chair, Education Sector Group, Asian Development Bank, The Philippines
     · Sohee Shin / CEO, Education Commission Asia, Korea

[Special Session] A Roundtable with Ambassadors
     < Moderator >
     · SONG Kyung Jin / Executive Director, Innovative Economy Forum
     < Panel >
     · Catherine Raper / Ambassador of Australia to Korea
     · Maria Castillo Fernandez / Ambassador of EU to Korea
     · Bruno Figueroa / Ambassador of Mexico to Korea; Dean, Ambassadors of the Latin American region
     · Ramzi Teymurov / Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Korea
     · Mwende Maluki Mwinzi / Ambassador of Kenya to Korea
     · Bader Mohammad Al-Awadi / Ambassador of Kuwait to Korea; Dean, Arab Diplomatic Corps
14:50 [Session 6] Future of Work and Social Welfare
     < Moderator >
     · Kim Dae-hwan / Former Minister of Labor, Korea
     < Lead Speaker >
     · Esko Aho / Former Prime Minister, Finland
     · Daniel Hamermesh / Distinguished Scholar, Barnard College
     < Panel >
     · Kim Tai Ki / Professor, Dankook University
     · Heungjun Jung / Professor, Seoul National University
     · Young-kee Kim / Former CEO, Korea Industrial Safety Association
     · CHOI Young ki / Former President, Korea Labor Institute (KLI)
     · Ji-Soon Park / Dean, Graduate School of Labor Studies, Korea University
Coffee Break
16:20 [Global Think Tank Session] Building Korea as Smart Power
     < Moderator >
     · Ju-Ho Lee / Chairman, K-Policy Platform, Korea
     < Lead Speaker >
     · Nancy Birdsall / President emeritus and a senior fellow, Center for Global Development
     < Panel >
     · Homi Kharas / Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution, USA
     · Randall Jones / Former Head of the Japan · Korea Desk at the OECD
     · ‪Aniceto Orbeta / President, Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS), The Philippines
     · Robert D. Atkinson / President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, USA
     · Gordon Flake / Founding Chief Executive Officer, Perth USAsia Centre, Australia
     · Park Jin / Professor, KDI School of Public Policy & Management, Korea

[Parallel Session] Welfare and Labor Reform Roundtable
     < Moderator >
     · WOO Cheon Sik / Visiting Senior Fellow, Korea Development Institute (KDI)
     < Presenters >
     · Jai-Joon Hur / Senior Research Fellow, Employment Policy Research Division, Korea Labor Institute
     · YANG, Jae-jin / Professor, Yonsei University
     · Park Hyung Soo / Former Director, Korea National Statistics Office
     < Panel >
     · Yeong Soon Kim / Professor, Seoul National University of Science and Technology
     · Byung Mok Jeon / Senior Fellow, Korea Institute of Public Finance(KIPF)
     · CHEON Byung You / Professor, Hanshin University

※Program and Speaker List may change according to various circumstances

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