On May 31st, 2017 SGH lecturers and PhD students took part in the seminar “The 4th industrial revolution and intelligent IT economy: interdisciplinary studies with techno-economic approaches” with Prof. Junseok Hwang from the Seoul National University as the main speaker.
Prof. Hwang has been working for Seoul National University for 12 years. He analyses world trend in ICT usage and is the author of the book series “Digitology”. He is the director of International IT Policy Program and the creator of Smart Technology Information Contents and Knowledge whose mission is to study the influence of new technologies on social changes.
Prof. Andrzej Kobyliński, the director of the SGH Institute of Information and Digital Economy hosted the seminar.
The programme of the seminar:
12-1 p.m. – Prof. Hwang’s lecture concerning
- The newly expected changes and challenges of the 4th industrial revolution and propose the relevant research opportunities of the intelligent IT economy.
- Reviews about traditional information economics and digital economy.
1.30-2 p.m. – lunch
2-3 p.m. – discussion
- The educational and research cooperation between SNU and SGH.