x = independently organized TED event

Theme: One Journey Many Destinations

This event occurred on
April 29, 2011
6:00pm - 8:00pm KST
(UTC +9hrs)
South Korea

Our event is focused on youths in the greater Seoul area. It will be a smaller event compared to TEDxYouthSeoul's last event on August 14, 2010 with a maximum of 100 attendees. Our goal is to inspire students with new and fresh ideas. The conference will be two hours long and will be run in English.

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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Albert Joo

He is a senior attending Korea International School and has a passion for music. He became a copyrighted musician after composing and publishing his first song.

Jamie Halpin

A physics teacher at Korea International School, Mr. Halpin has an interesting passion/hobby. Ever summer he sails his boat across the Atlantic, taking pictures and videos along the way. So far, he has sailed from the north-eastern coast of the U.S. to the West Indies.

Phillip Lee

Phillip Lee is a sophomore attending Seoul International School and has a passion for computer programming. He is currently employed in a company where he can pursue his love for computers and technology.

Bom Kim

Bom Kim is the CEO of a social commerce site--Coupang, or the Korean Groupon. After graduating from Harvard, he continues to pursue his passion of social networking (which matches the TED theme well).

Organizing team


Seoul / Gang Nam Gu, South Korea