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Monday, June 19 2017 - 13:26
AsiaNet
World Thought-Leaders Gather at 2017 Hello Tomorrow Korea x Asian Leadership Conference, Seoul
SEOUL, South Korea, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Hello Tomorrow Korea (HTK) is launching its inaugural conference at the Grand 
Walkerhill Hotel Seoul on July 3rd - 4th, in partnership with the 8th annual 
Asian Leadership Conference (ALC). The joint conference will gather over 130 
speakers and 2,000 participants comprising top policymakers, leaders and 
entrepreneurs from the business, technology and science sectors to discover 
innovative solutions for today's global challenges with the goal of building a 
better tomorrow. 

Photo: https://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20170619/1878736-3 
Caption: Conference Theme

This year's HTK theme "Convergence of Technologies" aims to explore 
interdisciplinary convergence within the areas of IoT, VR, AR, AI, HI, 
Robotics, Nano Tech Health-Tech, Industry 4.0, and Sustainable Technologies. In 
conjunction with the ALC's theme of "New Leadership in the Era of 
Hyper-Uncertainty: Towards Cooperation and Prosperity", the international 
conference aims to galvanize one of the most powerful and influential 
change-making platforms in the world. 

Keynote speakers at the HTK x ALC 2017 include:

-- Barack Obama, Former President of the United States will speak at the ALC 
-- David Cameron, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom will speak at the 
ALC 
-- Yasuo Fukuda, Former Prime Minister of Japan 
-- Bas Lansdorp, CEO of Mars One 
-- Bibop Gresta, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Hyperloop Transportation 
Technologies 
-- Mike Butcher, Editor At Large at TechCrunch 
-- Justin Yifu Lin, Honorary Dean of National School of Development at Peking 
University/Former Chief Economist and Senior Vice President at the World Bank

Full list of speakers available at: http://hellotomorrow.kr/#speakers 

The conference will also feature the top 10 finalists of the HTK Startup 
Challenge. The winner of the HTK Startup Challenge will be awarded a $50,000 
Rapid Technology Commercialisation Workshop and travel package to Paris as a 
Grand Prize, provided by Cambridge Consultants from the UK, world-renowned 
technology consultancy.

Ticket prices start at $45.00 for a startup to over $4000 for a full two-day 
VIP package. To join HTK x ALC 2017 at a sponsored discount rate rate, 
participants can take advantage of this limited 50% discount sponsored code: 
HTKSponsored and visit http://hellotomorrow.kr. On-location / door registration 
is not available. 

Hello Tomorrow Korea 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HelloTomorrowKorea/
Twitter: @HelloTomorrowKR  
LinkedIn: Hello Tomorrow Korea

Hello Tomorrow Korea Media Relations
KST (Korea Standard Time)
Tel: +82-2-375-4620
Email: press@hellotomorrow.kr 

MEDIA ROOM

Google Drive Download: http://v.ht/Drive_Press-Release-Media-Assets_16June2017 
Dropbox Download: http://v.ht/Dropbox_Press-Release-Media-Assets_16June2017 
Youtube Conference Film: https://youtu.be/nPnK5wPBNNA 

SOURCE:  Hello Tomorrow Korea
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