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  • 2019 Bellagio Symposium "Creating a University Global Compact"

    2019.05.27 Yonsei OIA 1231
  • *Date: May 20th(Mon) - May 24th(Fri), 2019


    *Representative from Yonsei University

    Prof. Yong-Hak Kim, President

    Dr. Shinki An, Director, Institute for Global Engagement and Empowerment


    *Participants from Abroad

    Angel Cabrera, President, George Mason University, United States of America

    Gbemi Disu, Chief Business Officer, George Mason University, South Korea

    Arturo Condo, President, Earth University, Costa Rica

    Emma Torres, Associate Director, SDSN, United States of America

    Feridun Hamdullahpur, President, Waterloo University, Canada

    Guillermo Cisneros Perez, Rector, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain

    Joanna Newman, Chief Executive and Secretary General, Association of Commonwealth Universities, United Kingdom

    John McArthur, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution, United States of America

    Jonas Haertle, Special Assistant to Executive Director, UN Institute for Training and Research, Switzerland

    Jose Manuel Paez Borrallo, Vice-Rector for International Affairs, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico

    Juan Romo, Rector, Universidad de Carlos 3 de Madrid, Spain

    Kader Kaneye, Founder and President, ILIMI-African Development University, Nigeria

    Nikhil Seth, Executive Director, UN Institute for Training and Research, United Nations

    Pablo Navas, Rector, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia

    Sally Crimmins Villela, Associate Vice Chancellor for Global Affairs, State University of New York, United States of America

    Yves Fluckiger, Rector, University of Geneva, Switzerland



    President Kim and Director An participated in 2019 Bellagio Symposium "Creating a University Global Compact," This symposium was constituted of parallel sessions of university roles in Sustainable Development goals(SDGs) and Global Engagement. Yonsei University has committed to Global Engagement Declaration dedicated to the public goods through a series of actions.


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