Next Generation Science and Technology Leaders

Date / Time 2019-07-17 17:30   --   19:00
Room 0.01
Conveners / Chairs
  • DR. KIM, Hyong-ha (Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science/ ERC National Contact Point, Korea) CHAIR
"Next Generation Science and Technology Leaders Exchange/Collaboration Programme 2019" is an intensive mentoring/network building/educational programme for talented and motivated young Korean researchers from Korea and Europe. It aims to foster both their scientific and professional development. As part of the programme, EKC 2019 presents the "Next Generation Science and Technology Leaders Forum" as a plenary session. The session comprises encouraging and mentoring lectures from two distinguished plenary speakers, and lead by a head panel, an interactive discussion with the speakers and audience will follow. Participants of EKC 2019 are strongly encouraged to attend the session and share their knowledge and experiences with the next generation science and technology leaders.
  • Introductory Remarks [ 17:30 - 17:40 ]
  • DR. KIM, Myung Ja (President, Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies) [ 17:40 - 18:00 ]
    Title: Industrial Revolution and Techno Humanism
  • PROF. BOURGUIGNON, Jean-pierre (President, European Research Council) [ 18:00 - 18:20 ]
    Title: ERC, a European Research Programme Open to the World
  • DR. ANDERSON, Warwick (Secretary General, Human Frontier Science Program Organization) [ 18:20 - 18:25 ]
    Title: Discussion - Panel Member
  • MR. RICHTER, Bodo (EC DG-EAC) [ 18:25 - 18:30 ]
    Title: Discussion - Panel Member
  • Interactive Session with the Audience: Conversation with the Speakers [ 18:30 - 19:00 ]