Activities

2022 20th Korean World Business Convention
Date
2022.12.13

The Overseas Korean Foundation (OKF) held the 20th Korean World Business Convention at the Ulsan Exhibition and Convention Center (UECO) on Nov. 1–3, 2022. Approximately 2,000 overseas Korean businesspeople from around 40 countries participated in this event, and the convention was carried out magnificently under the slogan of “Celebrating 20 Years of Korean Business Global Partnership.” The Korean World Business Convention has reached its 20th year, planning to take its step overseas by holding the event in Orange County next year. It’s time to see some photos and take a closer look at the three-day journey of Korean business people from all over the world who have gathered in Ulsan, the industrial capital of Korea, to strengthen their global network and share their business opportunities.


Steering Committee members presenting their speeches at the 40th Korean World Business Convention Steering Committee

Steering Committee members presenting their speeches at the 40th Korean World Business Convention Steering Committee



Young Business Leaders who attended the YBLF opening ceremony and networking banquet

Young Business Leaders who attended the YBLF opening ceremony and networking banquet



Convention Chief Kim Jeom-bae announcing the opening of the 20th Korean World Business Convention while waving the convention flag

Convention Chief Kim Jeom-bae announcing the opening of the 20th Korean World Business Convention while waving the convention flag



Participants enjoying their luncheon as they celebrate the opening of the 20th Korean World Business Convention while waving the convention

Participants enjoying their luncheon as they celebrate the opening of the 20th Korean World Business Convention while waving the convention



Korean businesspeople who attended the seminar to grasp the world economic trends and reinforce their global capabilities

Korean businesspeople who attended the seminar to grasp the world economic trends and reinforce their global capabilities



Young business leaders who made industry observations at the headquarters of Ulsan Hyundai Heavy Industries

Young business leaders who made industry observations at the headquarters of Ulsan Hyundai Heavy Industries



Korean businesspeople making connections and sharing their ideas at the forum

Korean businesspeople making connections and sharing their ideas at the forum



MOU signing ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce USA and the Daegyeong ICT Industry Association

MOU signing ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce USA and the Daegyeong ICT Industry Association



Business agreement ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce and the Korea Venture Business Association

Business agreement ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce and the Korea Venture Business Association



MOU signing ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce and the China-Asia Economic Development Association

MOU signing ceremony between the Korean American Chamber of Commerce and the China-Asia Economic Development Association



The site of the International Korean Grocers and Licensed Beverage Association (KARGO) Board of Directors

The site of the International Korean Grocers and Licensed Beverage Association (KARGO) Board of Directors



A presenter making a speech on the future industries at the leading CEOs’ general meeting and forum

A presenter making a speech on the future industries at the leading CEOs’ general meeting and forum



Chairman Kim Sung-kon delivering his commemorative address at the 20th anniversary event of the Korean World Business Convention

Chairman Kim Sung-kon delivering his commemorative address at the 20th anniversary event of the Korean World Business Convention



Award winners receiving their contribution plaques at the 20th Korean World Business Convention

Award winners receiving their contribution plaques at the 20th Korean World Business Convention



Advisors group and Chairman Kim Sung-kon congratulating the launching ceremony of the Korean Businesspeople Advisors Group

Advisors group and Chairman Kim Sung-kon congratulating the launching ceremony of the Korean Businesspeople Advisors Group



Young business leaders discussing regional issues

Young business leaders discussing regional issues



A presenter addressing future industries and market prospects at the special business lecture

A presenter addressing future industries and market prospects at the special business lecture



A startup CEO presenting at the startup pitching contest

A startup CEO presenting at the startup pitching contest



Panelists and the audience watching the presentation at the startup pitching contest

Panelists and the audience watching the presentation at the startup pitching contest



Ulsan Vice Mayor Ahn Hyo-dae, sending his farewell address while announcing the end of the 20th Korean World Business Convention

Ulsan Vice Mayor Ahn Hyo-dae, sending his farewell address while announcing the end of the 20th Korean World Business Convention