SinchonChange
x = independently organized TED event

Theme: The Big Picture

This event occurred on
April 7, 2012
1:00pm - 6:00pm KST
(UTC +9hrs)
Seoul, 11
South Korea

TEDxChange 2012 is a TEDx event co-organized by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and TED. Convened by Melinda French Gates and hosted by Chris Anderson, TEDxChange will focus on issues surrounding global health and development. TEDxChange type events are TEDx events hosted around the live webcast of TEDxChange, and also feature local speakers. Our event is called TEDxSinchonChange, and is one of many TEDx events happening around the globe on April 5th that will expand on the ideas brought up at TEDxChange 2010.

Catholic Youth Center
Worldcupbukro2-gil 49
Mapo-Gu
Seoul, 11, 121-816
South Korea
Event type:
TEDxChange Simulcast (What is this?)
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Speakers

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Yong-Jin Kwon

Professor Kwon, currently working in medical policy department in medical college of Seoul National University has graduated medical school and studied ethics of medical law. He has worked as chief of strategic planning In Youth Martyr Newspaper, chief of social participation in Korean Medical Association, director of Korea institute of medical education, director of Medi-peace, and head of emergency aid. He who used to be very active in volunteer medical service for rural communities in medical student years is now a doctor in action, and an intellectual doer willing to offer aids wherever there are people in need. He has participated in various emergency aids for Indonesian Tsunami, Haiti earthquake, and big earthquake of Japan. Recently, he played key role in ‘Lee, Jong-Wook-Seoul Project’ planning, aiming for 21st century aid model such as Minnesota Plan which became driving force for growth in Korean medical industry.

Soo-kyung Kim

She is both a singer and an educator, who makes a miracle that enables everyone to communicate through music. She has graduated from Department of Vocal music at Yonsei University and graduate school of Dongduk women’s university. She also has obtained a diploma at Beniamino Gigli academia of Italy, continuing her occupation as a music teacher in Donggoo Girls’ Commercial High School, adjunct professor in Anyang University and Dankook University. She is now taking an active part on various fields; a professional soprano and the head of domestic business in World Sharp, Soloist Ensemble, instructing a choir at Nazareth Youth Center and an adjutant teacher at Seoul Education Research Information Institute as well. The improvement in her students’ attitude and the hope and pleasure from singing in union is what makes her being together with the students at all times. Her choir class will go on in order to help the isolated children in third world countries to rediscover themselves, and keep dreaming.

Hyun-Myung Do

Inquiring activist fascinated with ‘impact’ and who gives positive influence to society. He tries to act, believing in saying ‘genius can’t win hard worker and hard worker can’t win those who enjoy’. President Do who has established ‘Impact Square’ based on CSV(Creating Shared Value) which is strange in Korea moves all over the places in contribution of business enterprise to society, strategic management of non-profit organization, consulting of social enterprise. He’s still running now in search for enjoyment and meaning for contribution to society rather than simple amusement.

Organizing team

Jooyong
Moon

Seoul / Gwanak-Gu, South Korea
Organizer

sungwoo
park

Seoul, South Korea
Co-organizer
  • Youngki Kim
    Event Team
  • Geulim Moon
    Event Team
  • Wonchul Yoo
    Event Team
  • Jaehyun Jung
    Event Team
  • Junmo Yang
    Event Team
  • Jaewon Lim
    Event Team
  • Kyuhun Han
    Event Team
  • Sunhee Hwang
    Event Team
  • Hyeonjin An
    Event Team
  • Hana Kim
    Event Team
  • Ahreum Jang
    Event Team
  • Jiyoon Do
    Event Team
  • Seoyeon Hong
    Event Team
  • Jeonghyun Cho
    Event Team
  • Ji-yong Kim
    Event Team
  • Jieun Kang
    Event Team
  • Hyowon Jeong
    Event Team
  • Hyein Kim
    Translation Team
  • Chiwon Lee
    Translation Team
  • Seoryung Kim
    Translation Team
  • Junwon Yoon
    Translation Team
  • Hyunjun Lee
    Translation Team
  • Eunwon Jeong
    Translation Team
  • Minhwa Kang
    Partnership Team
  • Hyungwoo Kang
    Partnership Team
  • Hyun Hwang
    Partnership Team
  • Huh Kun
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Jiwon So
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Jinhyup Kim
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Seo-hyeok Jang
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Rina Lim
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Yuri Jo
    PR&Marketing Team
  • Donghui Kim
    Design&Media Team
  • June-Ho Kim
    Design&Media Team
  • Jean Lee
    Design&Media Team
  • Gahyun Hong
    Design&Media Team
  • Jungmin Oh
    Design&Media Team
  • Eunsol Lee
    Design&Media Team