- Wonsoon Park
- Mayor of Seoul
Former Executive Director at Hope Institute
- Since Seoul announced “Sharing City,” many eyes are on this metropolis. Park will share the philosophical meaning and the achievements of “Sharing City” project.
- Jay Yoon
- Partner at Shin & Kim
Project Lead of Creative Commons Korea
Member of Board of Directors of Creative Commons
- Yoon launched Creative Commons License in Korea 10 years ago. Since then, he has participated in information sharing movement area such as intellectual property right and Internet governance.
- Ryan Merkley
- Creative Commons CEO
Former CSO, COO of Mozilla Foundation
- Merkley operated multiple open source projects in Mozilla Foundation. From 2014, he joined Creative Commons as CEO. He has been an active enthusiast of open movement in areas such as Open Government and open source.
- Hal Seki
- Lead of Code for Japan
Certified Developer by Ushahidi
- Seki is a civic hacker from Japan. Besides he has been working as a Geo Developer since 2002, he is well known as a community manager for solving social issues in Japan. Also, He is entitled as Ushahidi Certificated Developer since he has been a managing director of Sinsai.info, a cloud sourcing platform for collecting crisis information using Ushahidi since 2011, the Great East Japan Earthquake occurred. He is also a representative of Code for Japan.
- Todd Porter
- Co-founder of FabCafe Global
- A graduate of Stanford Business School, Todd is based in Tokyo and a co-founder of projects such as TEDxTokyo, IMPACT Foundation Japan and FabCafe Global, a new platform supporting the spread of the Maker Movement, which started in Tokyo and quickly expanded to cities such as Taipei and Barcelona.
- Kyungmin Kim
- Professor at Seoul National University Graduate School of Environmental Studies
- Kim completed his Ph.D at Harvard University. As a professor at Seoul National University Graduate School of Environmental Studies, he studies commercial real estate market analysis and urban computing. His recent interest is social entrepreneurship and activation of sharing movement.
- Molly Turner
- Director of Public Policy and Civic Partnership at Airbnb
- Turner holds a Master in Urban Planning from Harvard University. Before Airbnb, Molly consulted with governments on sustainable tourism development and conducted research with the UNESCO World Heritage Center. She currently serves on the boards of SPUR and Tumml. At Airbnb she manages public-private partnerships with various municipal government agencies, non-profits, and tourism bureaus. She also researches on social, economic and environmental impacts of home sharing.
- Jeongho Yeo
- Lead of Korea Copyright Commission Copyright Technology Center
Former Head of Digital Information Property Right Center at Program Deliberation & Mediation Committee
- Yeo is on a project of efficiant collecting and distributing of shared contents. In the speech, he will show cases and methods of application of shared contents in various creative activites.
- Nanshil Kwon
- Manager at Creative Commons Korea Share Hub
- Kwon is serving as a Manager of Share Hub project that Creative Commons Korea partners with Seoul city government to promote sharing culture since 2013. Her presentation will cover what the future picture of cities will look according to Share Hub.
- Seunghun Jang
- Codenamu Activist
- Jang is an activist of Codenamu, a community of citizens who want to use technology for social causes. He runs Code for Seoul project, and is making efforts to spread civic hacking culture in Korea.
- Sey Min
Former 2012 TED fellow
- Min is in charge of design and programming at Randomwalks that magages various data visualization projects. Her most recent work is data contour map of Seoul city’s last 100 days of spending, accumulated from everyday real time information from Seoul’s Open Data. She will tell how she turns data into pieces of art.