KUSCO Holiday Luncheon
On December 12, KUSCO hosted a holiday luncheon for our tenants. There were around 40 invitees in total. Kiho Moon, Director of KUSCO expressed holiday wishes to all and did try to make sure whether every tenant are happy with office environment at KUSCO.
The 5th Annual Korean-American Professionals South Atlantic Regional Conference
The 5th Annual Korean-American Professionals South Atlantic Regional Conference was held from November 21 to November 22, 2014. The event was co-hosted by North Carolina Chapter of KSEA and Research Triangle Park Bioscience and Biotechnology Meeting.
2014 KASBP Fall Symposium
2014 KASBP Fall Symposium was held at Westin Governor Hotel in Morristown, NJ from Nov. 7 to Nov.8, 2014. During two days, about 180 members from US and sponsors and guests from Korea participated the event, and 13 prominent speakers and panels led the discussion showcasing scientific achievement, regulatory trend, and sponsor presentations.
NWRC (North West Regional Conference) 2014
Oregon chapter (KSEA chapter 62) hosted The 9th North West US-Korea Conference on BNCIT Systems Technology on October 4-5, 2014 with support of six other Northwest regional chapters; Seattle Washington chapter, Sacramento, Silicon Valley, Boise Idaho Chapter, Berkeley Chapter, and Northwest.
5th Washington Science Talks
KUSCO is pleased to announce that the “5th Washington Science Talks” was successfully held at the KUSCO Conference room on Novermber, 5th. The Washington Science Talks is a small size of informal social club which is designed to provide a meeting place and networking channel for S&T related personalities within Washington Metro area.
The 24th KUSCO BoD Meeting
There was the 24th KUSCO Board of Director meeting at Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel in California on August 9, 2014.
2014 KUSCO Scholarship Ceremony
KUSCO is pleased to announce that 2014 KUSCO Scholarship Ceremony was successfully held during UKC 2014.
2014 Workshop for Korean R&D Managers and Administrators in Int'l Perspective
KUSCO organized the “Workshop for Korean R&D Managers and Administrators in International Perspective”, 5-days workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, and International Cooperation and Technology Transfer issues, from July 21st to 25th.
KIC-Washington Opening Ceremony
The KIC(Korea Innovation Center)-Washington opening ceremony and the Leader Group Mentor appointment ceremony were held on May 19th at the Korea-U.S. Science Cooperation Center (KUSCO).
Seung Koo Lee, President of KANS Visited KUSCO
KUSCO was pleased to have Seung Koo Lee, President of Korea Academy of Nuclear Safety on April 11th. President Lee visited KUSCO along with 3 other delegation. The major purpose of their trip to the state was visiting FAS, NEI, and GABI.
Mr. Kiho Moon, Director of KUSCO attended the AIEA forum, “Developing Institutional Strategies for Growing Global Research”, as a one of representative of funding agencies from April 6 to 8th at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.
2014 AKPA Annual Meeting
The third Korean Physics Symposium at the APS March meeting was held at Plaza Court 1, Sheraton Denver Downtown, on Wednesday evening, March 5, 2014. This annual symposium is intended to serve as a forum during the APS March meeting.
2014 EAPSI-Korea Program Orientation
On April 4th, KUSCO participated in pre-departure orientation of 2014 East Asian Pacific Summer Institute for U.S. Graduate Students which National Science Foundation (NSF) organizes every year.
WEST R13 Orientation in Seoul
WEST Program Director Jim Kelman traveled to Seoul in early April for the orientation of Round 13 of the WEST Program, currently in its second five-year cycle. KUSCO will receive 50 participants this round.
2014 KSEA South-Western Regional Conference
KUSCO is pleased to announce to support the “24th South-Western Regional Technical Conference” being held on February 15th, at Hyatt Regency Orange County. There were around 200 participants and more than 25 parallel session speakers.
The 4th Southeastern Regional Conference
With the main theme, “Future Preparedness: Smart Technologies and Science”, KSEA Georgia Chapter (KSEA-GA) hosted the fourth Southeastern Regional Conference at Sonesta Gwinnett Place hotel (Duluth, GA) on March 8, 2014.
The 22nd KUSCO BoD & 39th EC Meeting
KUSCO is pleased to announce that the KUSCO 22nd BoD Meeting and 39th EC meeting were held on Monday, February 17th at KUSCO Conference Room with newly appointed President, Min Keun Chung along with 4 other directors and committee member.
KUSCO Roundtable Discussion
KUSCO hold a roundtable discussion on “New Era of KUSCO and Its Development Plan for the Future” on February 18th at 10:00 at the KUSCO Conference room. KUSCO invited 10 distinguished guests from various professional areas.
KUSCO Roundtable Discussion with Korean-American Scientists
KUSCO hold a roundtable discussion on “how to promote S&T cooperation between the U.S. and Korea” on February 18th at KUSCO Conference room. KUSCO invited 8 distinguished professionals from various S&T area.
Lee Sang-mok, First Vice-Minister of MSIP visited KUSCO
KUSCO was pleased to have Lee Sang-mok, First Vice-Minister of Science, ICT and Future Planning on January 1st along with few other Korean government delegations
New J-1 Program Designation for KUSCO
We are happy to announce that, after a nearly two year process, the Department of State has designated KUSCO to be a J-1 sponsor in a separate intern category, allowing KUSCO to sponsor young people from around the world, as interns in the U.S.
KUSCO S&T Incubator Office
KUSCO is pleased to announce that KUSCO opened the “KUSCO S&T Incubator Office” to provide work space and information exchange facilities to Korean universities and government institutes which are looking forward to creating linkage and promoting S&T cooperation between Korea and the U.S.
Washington Intern Resources Center
KUSCO-WEST team developed a "Washington Resources Center" located in KUSCO building in order to provide better service and enhance the internship placement process for WEST program participants.
U.S. S&T Report
KUSCO disseminates the S&T news and trends in the U.S. in a timely manner which was summarized in the form of news digest, briefing and reports in order to encourage better understanding on S&T activities between Korea and the U.S. scientific communities.