x = independently organized TED event

daejeon, South Korea
October 14th, 2012

About this event

TEDxDaedeokValley is focusing on science and technology and people in Daedeok Valley, the Sillicon Valley of Korea. It's the biggest science cluster which has been leading Korea as one of the most advanced countries in S&T field.
By giving people in DV a chance to come together share their knowledge within the spirit of TED, we hope to bring out potential each and every one of the participants may have.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Beom-jin Kim
    Beom-jin Kim is the co-founder of CIZION, the 1st Korean social IT venture company.
  • Young-sik Jung
    Young-sik Jung has been researching at KRICT(Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology) in the field of developing new medicine.
  • Hyun-eui Lim
    Hyun-eui Lim is a researcher and professor at KIMM(Korean Institute for Machinery and Metals) in Daedeok Valley and now working on developing 'Sky Well' for those in desperate need of water.
  • Sang-soo Kwak
    Sang-soo Kwak is a scientist working on development of new sweet potato which can turn the land of impossible into a land full of possibility.
  • You-jin Kim
    You-jin Kim is a junior in high school who developed a whole new texting system out of a little daily life inconvenience.

Venue and Details

UST Auditorium
176 Gajeong-dong, Yuseong-gu
South Korea
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Hong Mi Ae
Daejeon, South Korea

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JaeHyoung Lee
JinYeon Jeong
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JongWon Lee
KiWook Kim
Public Relations

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