SNU

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Theme: Geek?

seoul, South Korea
March 16th, 2013

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About this event

We would like to find the speakers who have their passion and goal that can extend our society frame because we thought that existing formula or idea can’t develop our society. Although some people think “they are strange!”(We give a name “they” to “Geek”), their own idea can extend our frame if the idea is worthy. Therefore, we intend to invite the speaker who has worthy idea and it can be spread through TEDxSNU

Confirmed Speakers

  • Byeong cheol Choi
    He is the male fencing bronze medalist at 2012 London Olympic. In conservative fencing system, he persist his own offense style and win the many game. Also, he get the nickname “geek sword man”
  • Yeong Ko
    He is a ceo of SCG. The company “SCG” is the free consulting corporation for social group, NGO, national organization. He insist that true success life is not to make own success but to help other people to make success and he names this kind of people to “butterfly people
  • Jae hyeon Rye
    He is representation of “SangSang factory”. He made “World DJ Festival”, “The night of culture in Seoul”, “Dance Night in Myeong-dong”, etc. For example, “World DJ Festival” is one of the biggest and most popular festival in Korea. He is called “Culture craftsman” and want to make “interesting korea”.
  • Beom jun Kim
    He is Seong Kyun Kwan Univ. physics professor. We commonly think that physics professor will study only ‘physics’ without relating social phenomena. However, there is the person who can break this recognition: Beom jun Kim. He starts his study from curiosity about social phenomenon and wants to expand the recognition and understanding about social.

Venue and Details

Gaon-hall
Seoul National Univ., Daehak-dong, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, Korea
Gwanak-sa, Gaon hall
seoul, 151-742
South Korea
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Event Type (what is this?) University

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Organizer

min jeong kang

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Team

Yoon mi Kang
design team member
Gyeong yun Kim
design team member
Sang woo Kim
design team member
Woo jin Kim
art director
Ji eun Kim
event team member
Ji hyeon Kim
sponsorship team member
Jin mook Kim
event team member
Seon yeong Lee
design team member
So yeong Park
sponsorship team mermber
Yeong min Park
event team member
Ji eun Park
event team member
Cheol yeon Park
Sponsorship team member
Nam jun Yoon
event team member
Sang yun Jun
co-director
Soyeon Choi
event team member
Yeonghun Choi
event team member
Ji hye Choi
design team member
Ji hye Heo
event team member
Gyu min Hwang
event team member
Bo mi Kim
sponsorship team member