Tentative Programme

Wednesday 12. August

Bi-cultural workshop (non-technical day)
Location: Asia House, Copenhagen (www.asia-house.dk)

(Tentative Program – note: earlier starting time than in previous announcements)

10.00: Arrival to Asia House, coffee and small talk

·        Welcome by Professor Jens Oluf Jensen, DTU

·        Introduction to the day by Geir Helgesen, Director of NIAS

Two Ambassadors share their experiences as professional operators in a foreign culture:

·        Ambassador Ma, Young-sam, The Korean Embassy in Denmark

·        Ambassador Thomas Lehmann, The Danish Embassy in Korea

12.00 – 13.00: Asian Lunch

·        Developing technologies: Why bothering with culture?! How to navigate in a cross-cultural environment? Geir Helgesen, NIAS

·        Understanding Korean Self in Relationships. Professor Gyuseog Q. Han, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Korea

·        Open panel discussion with young scientists with externship experience in Korea and Denmark, Scientist Lars N. Cleemann, Postdoc Junyoung Han, PhD candidate Katrine Elsøe  

15.00 Closing

13 and 14th of August (Cancelled)