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AMCHAM Policy Talks with PIPC Chairperson Haksoo Ko

Thursday, July 18, 2024

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

10:30am - 11:00am: Registration / Networking
11:00am - 12:30pm: Lecture / Q&A / Luncheon


Four Seasons Seoul, Nuri Ballroom I (6 Fl.)

AMCHAM will be holding Policy Talks with Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC) Chairperson Haksoo Ko. Chairperson Ko will share the PIPC’s policy directions on Korea’s privacy law in the era of AI, along with his insights and vision on Korea’s privacy policy.

*Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.


TOPIC PIPC Policy Directions in the Age of AI
COST KRW 143,000 for members
KRW 143,000 for non-members (My company is an AMCHAM-Member)
KRW 176,000 for non-members
Noon, Tuesday, July 16, 2024

* No refunds or cancellations after this date and time.
* Please register in advance. No walk-ins or payments accepted at the door.
* The attendance fees apply to all members, including Premium members.

About the Speaker

Personal Information Protection Committee Chairperson Haksoo Ko

Dr. Haksoo Ko is a preeminent expert on AI policy and governance. He is currently serving as Chairman of Korea’s Personal Information Protection Commission (PIPC), a ministerial-level government agency overseeing data policy and practice. Under his leadership, the PIPC formulated Korea’s national strategy for AI data and commenced active engagements with domestic and global stakeholders. He is also a member of UN AIAB, the high-level advisory body of AI experts, providing analysis and recommendations for the international governance of AI.

Prior to his appointment at the PIPC in 2022, Dr. Ko was a Professor of Law at Seoul National University (currently on leave). His research focused on legal and policy issues related to data privacy and AI. He has multi-disciplinary backgrounds in economics and law, and has years of experience in a multitude of academic as well as professional settings across the U.S., Europe, and Asia. He has conducted extensive research in areas encompassing law, economics, and technology. He received his J.D. and Ph.D. (Economics) from Columbia University. 


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