KUSCO is pleased to announce that the “4th Washington Science Talks” was successfully held at the KUSCO Conference room on August, 29th.

The Washington Science Talks is a small size of informal social club which is designed to provide a meeting place and networking channel for S&T related personalities within Washington Metro area.

For the 4th seminar, KUSCO was honored to invite Dr, KunMo Chung who served twice as Minister of Science and Technology in South Korea, is former chairman and CEO of the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation, and is former President of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology. Dr. Chung held posts as President of the General Conference of International Atomic Energy Agency of the United Nations, as Vice Chairman of the World Energy Council, and as Chairman of the International Nuclear Energy Academy. For these services and contributions, he has received many honors and awards.

There were more than 30 participants from U.S. Universities, government officials, and the private sector as well as Korean government affiliations. This seminar was mainly focused on “Mathematics, Engineering and Science : a fundamental pillar of Korean development“, followed by Q&A and discussion.

*The Washington Science Talks is
organized by KUSCO and hosted by KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology).