Silicon Valley Business Forum Launched in Korea and California to Bring Breakthrough Innovations to the World’s Biggest Problems
September 17-19, 2020 - Leaders from Silicon Valley and Korea agreed to focus on technology innovation to solve some of the biggest problems facing the world today, including COVID-19, environment and urbanization.
The agreement was reached upon the conclusion of the inaugural Silicon Valley Business Forum (SVBF), which closed on Sept 18, connecting the world’s most dynamic regions in Silicon Valley, Canada, Korea, and Asia. This remarkable meeting brought some of the world’s most innovative companies and leaders from government, academia, and civil society for a three-day virtual meeting hosted in California and Seoul.
Dr. Ossama Hassenein, Chairman of the Board of the Silicon Valley Business Forum, told participants that the Forum built bridges between Korea and Silicon Valley, and connecting leaders from across the globe, “exploring innovations in e-mobility and sustainability, institutions, corporations, cities, public-private partnerships, and start-ups.”
September 28, 2020