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Day 1.     August 19.(Thu)

Time Session Information
14:10-14:40 (KST) Keynote Speech Overseas Topic <Master Plan for Carbon Neutrality in Future Eco-Society>
Speaker Jeffrey Sachs I Renowned Development Economist and Director of Earth Institute Columbia University
Wrap-up Kumsil Kang I Chairman of Gangwon Art & Culture Foundation
15:00-15:40 (KST) Special Lecture Topic <Ecological Turn for The Post-Pandemic Life>
Introduction “Searching for Sustainability out of Carbon Neutrality, the only solution to climate change”
Speaker CHOE Jae-chun I Distinguished Chair Professor of EcoScience, Ewha Womans University File Download
16:00-17:30 (KST) Plenary Session Topic <From Greed To Green - 2050 Carbon Neutrality with Business and Consumption>
Speaker (Moderator) YOO Yeon-chul I Former Ambassador for Climate Change of Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Oyun Sanjaasuren I Director of External Affairs of the Green Climate Fund (GCF)
PARK Ho-jeong I Professor of Food and Resource Economics, Korea University File Download
KIM Han-il I Senior Director of McDonald Korea File Download
Josie Wexler I Researcher, Writer and Editor of Ethical Consumer Research Association Ltd File Download
Mario Salomone I Secretary-General of the WEEC Network File Download
Andrew Salmon I Northeast Asia Correspondent Editor File Download

Day 2.     August 20.(Fri)

Time Session Information
10:30-12:00 (KST) Talk Concert Topic <Zero Plastic! Zero Waste! Small Move for Big Change>
Speaker David Hosup Song I CEO of Starbucks Korea File Download
KIM Sang-wook I Professor of Physics, Kyung Hee University File Download
LEE Wook-jung I Representative Director of Food Odyssey File Download
13:00-13:45 (KST) The Earth Session Topic <Earth, Together>
Introduction “Listening to answers from the field of law and business that recognize the natural rights.”
Speaker (Moderator) OH Dong-suk I Professor at the School of Law, Ajou University
Manjeri Subin Sunder Raj I Associate Lawyer, Assistant Professor at School of Law Christ
Gloria Hyean-kyung I Vice President of Amaranth CO., LTD File Download
JO Kyoung-ae I Attorney at Law of One Law Partners File Download
14:00-14:50 (KST) Environment Session Topic <Eco-friendly Energy Conversion by Carbon-Neutral Innovative Technology>
Introduction “Let us achieve Gangwon Province’s advancement with transition from gray coal to green hydrogen!”
Speaker (Moderator) CHOI Jai-chul I President of the Bureau International des Expositions(BIE) File Download
LEE Bong Ju I Professor at Handong Global University File Download
Cédric Philibert I Associate Researcher of Center for Energy & Climate, IFRI
Dan Shaham ben Hayun I Founder of JADDE
CHOI Seok-jai I Center Manager of the CDM Certification Center in Korea Energy Agency
YOO Suk Jae I President of Korea Institute of Fusion Energy, (KFE)
KIM Sang-hyun I President of Korea Research Institute on Climate Change
15:10-16:05 (KST) Gangwon Session Topic <River, The Culture Channel>
Introduction “The river that culture flows”
Speaker (Moderator) PARK Yang-woo I Professor at Graduate School of Arts, Chung-Ang University, Former Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism File Download
CHOI Seung-jun I Chief of Jeongseon County File Download
JEON You-sung I Boss of Comedy Market
PARK Jung-kwon I Director of Balanced Regional Development & Regeneration Office, Korea Land & Housing Corporation File Download
16:30-17:50 (KST) Enterprise Session Topic <The Role of Sustainable Companies in Carbon Neutrality>
Introduction “Sustainable management strategies by industry in order to pursue carbon neutrality society”
Speaker (Opening/Keynote Speaker) YU Jeong-joon I Vice Chairman of SK E&S File Download
(Speaker/MC) KIM Sung-woo I Head of Environment & Energy Research Institute, KIM & CHANG File Download
LEE Hyung-hee I President of SK SUPEX Council's Social Value Committee File Download
LEE Si-woo I Head of Safety & Environmental Division, Senior Executive Vice President of POSCO File Download
PARK Sung-hyun I Chief Strategy & Sustainability Officer of Shinhan Financial Group File Download

Day 3.     August 21.(Sat)

Time Session Information
10:30-12:00 (KST) Related Program Topic <Ecotourism Forum for symbiosis among community, environment, and residents
- Untan Godo(Tramrail) and Village Hotel in an abandoned mine area of Southern Gangwon Province>
※ Related Program on August 21.(Sat) will be broadcasted live on the official website and YouTube of “Gangwon Culture TV”.

* Please note that the program is subject to change due to the COVID-19 situation.