The Annual KIC Innovation Forum & Holiday Reception
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The Annual KIC Innovation Forum & Holiday Reception

The Annual KIC Innovation Forum & Holiday Reception

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Korea Innovation Center

1952 Gallows RD

Vienna, VA 22182

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Please join your fellow mentors, instructors, supporters, board members, and friends for the insightful afternoon and memorable evening to recount and celebrate the progresses and promising outcomes of the KIC-DC.

Especially, this year’s Forum will feature the demoday pitching of three exciting Korean bio-health startups who are completing the “KIC Bio-Health Accelerator” pilot program.

Program:
3:30 – 4:00 pm Registration & Greetings

4:00 – 4:15 pm Congratulatory Remark
*Delivered by Honorable Ho-Hyun Jang, Economic Minister, Korean Embassy

4:15 – 4:30 pm Report “KIC Year Two: Progresses and Promising Outcome”
*Presented by Jay Kim,
Director General, KIC


4:30 – 4:45 pm Special Guest Presentation “MassChallenge and Korean Winner”
*Presented by Kara Shurmantine, Director, Global Partnership, MassChallenge

4:45 – 5:00 pm Special Guest Presentation “Adopting I-Corps to Korea”
*Presented by Jim Chung, Associate Vice President, George Washington University

5:00 – 5:15 pm Special Guest Presentation “Bio-Health Startups from Korea”
*Presented by Bob Storey, Director, NIH I-Corps

5:15 – 6:00 pm Panel “Korean Startups and KIC – Past, Present, and the Future”
*Hikyu Lee (Chair), Myun Han, Sunny Lee, David Powell

6:00 – 7:00 pm Demoday Pitching “KIC Bio-Health Accelerator,” featuring

·Teraconos (Founder, Kyung-Ho Lee)
·NuriBio (Founder, Young-Hyun Nam)
·Nature4 (Founder, Yong-Kyu Woo)


·Q&A Panel – Steve An, Spencer Nam, Hyejin Lee, Sunny Ahn

7:00 – 8:30 pm Holiday Reception (featuring the best Korean cuisine in town!)

When:
Thursday, December 15th, 2016, 4:00 - 8:30 pm

Where:
Korea Innovation Center in Washington DC
1952 Gallows Road, C-Lab, 3rd floor
Vienna, VA 22182

Please join us to welcome the teams and to explore future collaboration opportunities!

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