Engineering a Better World
SMART SOCIETY

We are going to discuss what current issues and challenges we have to handle for the smart society.
The main topics are Hyper-connected Life, Smart Energy Network,
Climate Change in Urban Envrionment, and Education for Smart Society.

It will take place on June 22-25, 2020 in Seoul, Korea, hosted by the National
Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK). NAEK will host this event as a member of CAETS.
CAETS, International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological
Sciences, is an independent, non-political, non-governmental institution composed of 30 member countries.

CAETS 2020 PROGRAM

Monday June 22

Welcome Reception

18:00-20:00

Tuesday June 23

Session 1

: Hyper-connected Life

Session 2

: Smart Energy Network

Session 3

: Climate Change

09:00-18:00

Wednesday June 24

Session 4

: Education for Smart Society

09:00-11:00

Thursday June25

Technical Tour

09:00-15:00

SPEAKERS & PANELISTS

Dimitra Simeonidou

Dimitra Simeonidou

Chair Professor, High Performance Networks, University of Bristol

Won-Pyo Hong

Won-Pyo Hong

President & CEO, Samsung SDS

Sooin Lee

Sooin Lee

Cofounder and CEO of Enuma

Hugh Bradlow

Hugh Bradlow

President, Australian Academy
of Technology & Engineering

Frede Blaabjerg

Frede Blaabjerg

Vice President of Danish
Academy of Technical Sciences

Myongju Lee

Myongju Lee

Architecture Department,
Myongji University

Akhilesh Gupta

Akhilesh Gupta

Adviser and Head of Scientist-G & Strategic
Programmes, Minister for Science

Maija Itkonen

Maija Itkonen

CEO of Gold&Green Foods Ltd
Founder of Design Factory
at the Aalto University

Home 1

Ann Louise Johansson

CEO, Qamcom Research and Technology Stockholm AB

Norihiro Suzuki

Norihiro Suzuki

Chief Technology Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.

Home 2

Rahel Tschopp

Expert for Digital Transformation in Education

François Bertiere

François Bertiere

CEO of Bouygues Immobilier

Myongju Lee

Myongju Lee

Architecture Department,
Myongji University

Mohammad Shahidehpour

Mohammad Shahidehpour

Distinguished Bodine Chair Professor
of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT)

Frede Blaabjerg

Frede Blaabjerg

Vice President of Danish
Academy of Technical Sciences

Akhilesh Gupta

Akhilesh Gupta

Adviser and Head of Scientist-G & Strategic
Programmes, Minister for Science

François Bertiere

François Bertiere

CEO of Bouygues Immobilier

Young Tae Kim

Young Tae Kim

Secretary-General, International
Transport Forum (ITF)

Maija Itkonen

Maija Itkonen

CEO of Gold&Green Foods Ltd
Founder of Design Factory
at the Aalto University

Norihiro Suzuki

Norihiro Suzuki

Chief Technology Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.

Startup Pitch

Each session allows two promising start-up companies to pitch
for 3 minutes and to exhibit its booth at the venue.

Technical & Cultural Tour

Accommodation & Venue

Four Seasons Hotel Image

FOUR SEASONS HOTEL SEOUL

· Address: 97 Saemunan-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 03183, Korea

· Contact: +82-2-6388-5000

BY CAR

Inchon Int’l Airport Rd. – Gangbyeonbuk-no Rd. – Seongsan-no Rd.

BY BUS

#6002 (Airport Limousine Service)

BY TAXI

Standard – Taxi stand: 6C(Travel time: Approx. 70minutes)
Deluxe – Taxi stand: 8C(Travel time: Approx. 70minutes)