June 5th, 2019 — John-Ting Li (CEO of Wizpace) participated in the Sweden Day 2019 celebration this past week as a respective Swedish Chamber of Commerce representative. Sweden Day 2019 signified the 60 years of diplomatic relationship between Sweden and Korea.
In addition, the event was mentioned in Tweet by Sweden in Korea: “We had such a great evening at #SwedenDay2019 on Jun 5. We would like to express our deepest gratitude to Minister Park Young Sun, anniversary partners, distinguished guests, and everyone else who put their utmost effort to make this event happen.”
On June 9th, 2019 at 7:30am Wizpace was officially appointed unto the Swedish Chamber of Commerce. Now, John-Ting Li sits as a director on the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Board representing Wizpace. In addition, Mr. Håkan Cervell (Ericsson LG) and Ms. Grace Oh (Tetrapak) were appointed unto the Swedish Chamber of Commerce by the board and Chairman Mr. Richard Molin (Höganäs Korea).
This Ad-hoc Swedish Chamber of Commerce meeting was paired with an informative presentation by Kyounghee Oh Lawton from Korn Ferry. Korn Ferry is a global consulting firm, synchronizing strategies and talent to drive superior performance.
Additionally, Korn Ferry shared its findings on which commercial developments are currently changing.
The 4 Data-Driven Themes for Development:
Emotional Intelligence for the Digital Age
Powering through an Unstructured World
All in all, the two meetings went great, and the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Board is planning more events to follow during the 2nd quarter of this year.
On May 28th, 2019— Minkyu Cho (Wizpace, Co-founder) presented at Goventure Forum’s open network event in Gangnam, South Korea. This particular event was available for start-up stakeholders and was held by Goventure Forum (a high-venture forum).
Moreover, the Goventure Forum Pitch Event’s theme was “Status of Start-Ecosystem in Korea, Europe, America, Southeast Asia, and South America”. Over 25 speakers presented at the event.