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2021 Harvard Undergraduate KORUM Conference
Welcome to KORUM's inaugural conference hosting featured speakers from Korea's business, political, academic, cultural, and STEM worlds. The theme for this year's virtual conference is "Building Resilience in the New World." Delegates are encouraged to attend the entire conference, but they may dial in for select panels they are interested. Access to Zoom will be shared before the conference. Please direct all inquiries to harvardkorum@gmail.com.

Below is the schedule for our panels and speakers:

5:00pm-5:10pm: Opening Ceremony

5:10pm-5:55pm: Technology and Innovation Panel
- Alex Chung (Co-Founder and CEO, GIPHY)

6:00-7:00pm: Geopolitics and International Relations Panel
- Susan A. Thorton (Former US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs)
- Marc Knapper (Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Korea and Japan)
- Victor Cha (Senior Vice President and Korea Chair at CSIS)

7:00-7:25pm: Dinner Break

7:25-8:10pm: Advocacy and Social Justice Panel
- Todd Henry (Professor at UCSD, Editor of Queer Korea)

8:15-9:00pm: Culture, Arts and Media Panel
- Julia Kim (Casting Director for Oscar-favorite "Minari")

9:05-9:50pm: Business and Markets Panel
- Jihoon Rim (Former CEO of Kakao, a $45+ Billion Tech Company in Korea)

9:50-10:00pm: Closing Ceremony

May 15, 2021 05:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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