KUSCO is pleased to announce to support the “24th South-Western Regional Technical Conference” being held on February 15th, at Hyatt Regency Orange County (11999 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA 92840). The objective meeting is to provide the opportunities for collaborations between Korea and the U.S. in the science, engineering, art and cultural areas such as IT, manufacturing, biotech, and entertainment industries. There were around 200 participants including 1 keynote speaker, 2 general session speakers (all non-Korean), 1 invited speaker, and more than 25 parallel session Korean/International speakers.

The conference was consisted largely of two sessions: General Plenary Session (AM) and Parallel Sessions (PM) for individual disciplines of science and engineering and YG career development.

The General Plenary Session (AM) hosted four renowned speakers to cover issues of the conference’s theme – Science, Engineering and Art for a Better World. Guest Speakers include a representative from KSEA, KUSCO, KOTRA-LA, and Korean Consul General. Keynote Speakers include renowned professors from Harvey Mudd College, UCLA, UCSD, and UC Davis.

There were four parallel sessions planed; these are combined sessions of related area.

The event was advertised via local media in Los Angeles area and San Diego area, KSEA-SC and KSEA-SD web site (http://www.ksea-sc.org, http://www.kseasd.org) and Facebook to encourage participation of all existing as well as future KSEA members including general public.