Special Virtual League of Landing Firms from S. Korea
Join us on September 15, 22 and 29 to meet 15 companies.
- Connect with 15 innovative firms landing in the US and around the world.
- Three sessions, 5 firms each... sign up below for one, two or all three sessions
- Session 1 of 3: September 15th, virtual zoom in... link will be sent when you sign up
- 7am Pacific time / 10am Eastern / 3pm London / 6pm Dubai / 11pm Seoul
- Discover opportunities to invest, partner and collaborate across borders
- Events in partnership with KIC - Korea Innovation Center of Vienna, Virginia
- Connect with 15 global experts on a panel supporting the 15 firms during the sessions
Global Chamber® is pleased to partner with Korea Innovation Center Washington DC (KICDC.org) to share key business information on 15 innovative companies from South Korea that are landing in the U.S. and around the world. Each firm has unique products of interest to U.S. and global markets. We also thank 15 member companies who have agreed to be part of a trusted expert panel that will be supporting the process in each of the three session (see below).
In this first of 3 Tuesday sessions with 5 firms starting on September 15th at 10am ET and 11pm in Seoul, we'll be hearing about each company, and attendees will be able to ask questions and connect in. Attend one or all depending on your interests with investment, partnership and more.
5 separate companies will present in each of the three sessions below.
Session #1: Focus on Technology for People (see below)
Session #2: Focus on Technology for Office / Attend Session #2 of 3. Click here.
COMPANIES PRESENTING THEIR OPPORTUNITIES, Sept 15th. See order further below.
||Software development for sports data analysis
||Sport data analysis platform
||Manufacture of beauty device
||Customized skincare solution
||Manufacture of medical device
||Manufacture of medical device
||Self-treatment device for pain disorders
||Software for spatio-temporal data analysis)
||Spatio-temporal big data engineering platform
Order of Presentation:
Industry: Manufacture (beauty device)
Core Technology: Customized skincare solution
Presenter: Sunhee Ahn, CEO (from South Korea)
I-ON Digital Corp. is a Seoul-based enterprise software company founded in 1999. After being awarded its first of six patents by 2003, the Company has since evolved into an industry-leading and recognized developer of enterprise-class unstructured data management and digital marketing software solutions. I-ON has sold to over 1,000 mid to large clients across numerous verticals in both the private and public sectors, primarily throughout South Korea, Japan and Southeast Asia. The Company has 11 products at market that enable clients to create, measure, and optimizes digital experiences for their audiences across marketing channels and devices. These encompass enterprise web content management (CMS), web experience and service delivery software, digital marketing, smart mobility and analytics tools and energy management systems. I-ON’s large R&D team has designed and developed industry-leading technologies that are compliant with global standards including GS (Good Software) and NET (New Excellent Technology), while holding numerous domestic and global industry awards and recognition from the likes of Gartner and Red Herring. Read more.
Industry: Software development and provision (sports data analysis)
Core Technology: Sport data analysis platform
Presenter: Bruce Lee - Head of International Business (from S. Korea)
specializes in treating spatio-temporal (space and time) big data and providing data analytics and data engineering services for specialized Industry 4.0 industries. Dtonic has developed an innovative spatio-temporal big data engine, which allows cost-effective, high-speed, and easy big data aggregation, storing, processing, and analysis of large big data sets across computer clusters. Wherever there is big data containing both space and time information, Geo-Hiker can be applied. Read more.
Industry: I.T. and A.I. Big Data
Core Technology: Geo-Hiker spatio-temporal big data engine
Presenter: Noora Lee, Global Business Manager (from S. Korea)
Wellscare dreams of a Wellbeing & Healthy Life. It is the lifestyle of pursuing the healthy and happy life of modern people. Living in their hectic life that they have very little time to visit hospitals. Read more.
Industry: Manufacture (medical device)
Core Technology: Self-treatment device for pain disorders
Presenter: Joony Suh, Global Sales Director (from Toronto)
Industry: Manufacture (medical device)
Core Technology: Sleep products
Presenter: Jay Park, CFO (from New York)
Panel of 15 Trusted Business Experts
Mary Teagarden - Associate Dean of Faculty & Administration; Professor of Global Strategy at Thunderbird School of Global Management. Thunderbird educates global leaders and managers in order for them to maximize the benefits of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Thunderbird is a long-time sponsor and inspiration for Global Chamber®.
Mi Jeong Hibbitts - President at Robert & William and Executive Director at Global Chamber® Balt/Wash DC. Robert & William LLC offers boutique international trade and marketing consultancy helping companies of all sizes in foreign market entry and expansion between US and Asia. Global Chamber® is a growing and collaborating community of CEOs, executives and leaders in 525 metro regions around the world.
David Saltzman - Partner at Squire Patton Boggs. Squire Patton Boggs (SPB) is a full-service global law firm providing a multidisciplinary team of over 1,500 lawyers in 45 offices across 20 countries. SPB provides unrivaled access to expertise and invaluable connections on the ground. David is located in Palo Alto.
Jeff Pappas - Executive Vice President of Site Selection & Brokerage at ESRP. The Global Site Selection practice at ESRP specializes in providing site selection services, incentive negotiations, BPO Partnering, M&A Services and real estate site procurement for the BPO/contact services industry, assisting clients to find an ideal market and location.
Charles Kim - COO at Executive Digital. Executive Digital is a leading enterprise-level, SEO-first, full-service digital marketing agency focused on creating true value and ROI. The firm can help Korean companies grow their brand and business in the USA through effective Digital Marketing Strategies.
Dwight Winkler - Consultant. Global Executive who has lived and worked in Asia, Africa and the Middle East over decades focused on telecom and technology. Proven track record with major multi-nationals raising and structuring trade financing, sales operations, procurement and budget control.
Russ Yelton - President at Yelton & Associates. The firm provides economic development services to companies and communities. They establish business incubators and accelerators and have experience assisting foreign companies in a "Soft Landing" programs to ensure that they have access to tax and workforce incentives (Arizona and others).
Emily Reynolds - International Project Manager at Avitus Group. The firm supports international companies expanding into the United States. At any stage, Avitus steps in and helps with entity formation and setup, to getting the proper insurances in place, recruiting US employees, managing payroll and US accounting and tax filing.
Ligia McLean - CEO of Global Advisory & Business Development Services (GABDS, LLC). Ligia assists in creating partnerships and areas of advancement. Though deep experience in the aerospace community, Ligia offers profound expertise with international industrial collaborations that create new opportunities.
Ricardo Rascon - Marketing Manager at Tetakawi.
For firms thinking about manufacturing in N. America and looking for the quickest, most cost-effective, and risk-averse way to expand, Tetakawi supports success. Over the last 30+ years, Tetakawi has helped thousands of foreign manufacturers investigate, launch, operate and thrive in Mexico.
Floyd Deschamps - President at The Desner Group. The firm does international consulting focusing on research and engineering management for both public and private sectors clients. The Desner Group applies expertise 30 years of expertise in designing and managing projects on complex energy systems, developing science and technology policy, conducting technology assessments and designing and analyzing energy and climate change policy.
Ericha Hartz – Global Partnership Director at reesmarx. reesmarx is a Global Expansion Recruitment firm with a focus on Business Consulting, Compliance, and High-Touch Recruitment. The firm has helped countless companies fill roles Globally and navigate through the complexity of expanding into new markets and regions.
Mike Patterson – Partner for Business, Corporate, M&A, Securities, International at Spencer Fane LLP. The firm shares leaders who take the time to know your business. This allows not just for execution, but rather, execution that is measured and accurate. We help our clients pick their battles. Fight hard when needed, negotiate when called for.
Arra Yerganian – Chief Revenue Officer at ZorroSign. ZorroSign is a Digital Business Platform (DBP) built ground up on a (patent pending) private permissions based blockchain. The platform enables businesses to go digital by transforming all their paper based, manual and/or semi digital transactions into an advanced Digital Transaction Management (DTM).
Murat Wahab - Principal Owner at Hakim Saya. Murat has a unique international banking and funding background one Hakim Saya is a boutique consulting firm based in San Francisco providing targeted financing solutions to Startups, Entrepreneurs, and Small Medium Enterprises. They have particular expertise between the US and Asia and their services include access to capital and banking infrastructure.
Agenda for September 15th
0:00 Welcome - Doug Bruhnke, Moderator (Global Chamber®)
0:02 Remarks by KICDC - Jung Moon, Director at Korea Innovation Center DC
0:04 Expert Panel Introduction by Doug Bruhnke
0:05 1st Presentation: Sunhee Ahn at Lillycover
0:13 1st Presenter Q&A for Lillycover
0:20 2nd Presentation: Bruce Lee at I-ON
0:28 2nd Presenter Q&A for I-ON
0:35 3rd Presentation: Nora Lee at Dtonic
0:43 3rd Presenter Q&A for Dtonic
0:50 4th Presentation Joony Suh at WellsCare
0:58 4th Presenter Q&A for WellsCare
0:65 5th Presentation Jay Park at Pasa Medi
0:73 5th Presenter Q&A for Pasa Medi
0:80 Other Q&A by Expert Panel / Moderator
About Korea Innovation Center Washington DC: KICDC.org is a non-profit organization funded by the Korean government on a mission of creating and improving the global startup ecosystem. KIC discovers and incubates promising Korean tech-startups by connecting market experts with top tier accelerators that provide industry-specific training programs. More than 120 Korean startups participate in the KIC program annually and interact with mentors and market enablers. KIC always welcomes partners from various sectors to build a vibrant tech startup network.
Moderator: Doug Bruhnke - Founder/CEO of Global Chamber®. Doug is a global entrepreneur dedicated to helping members of Global Chamber® successfully reach new markets across 525 metros - everywhere! He is a two-time expat with Dupont in Tokyo and Singapore with over 30 years of global business experience in nearly all countries and segments. Doug is also regional advisor for U.S. Global Leadership Coalition and a member of global groups including Arizona District Export Council. He has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of Utah and an EMBA from Michigan State University, and is co-inventor on 5 patents. Doug was born in Mt. Kisco, New York and now is based in Scottsdale, Arizona and Palo Alto, California. Hear the Global Chamber® story here.
About Global Chamber®: Global Chamber® is a growing and collaborating community of CEOs, executives and leaders in 525 metro regions around the world... connecting member businesses to new opportunities and advancing growth and success. It's the only chamber of commerce in the world operating in hundreds of locations that helps exporting, importing and investing members to connect through warm introductions to clients, partners, projects and resources. Global Chamber® is a registered trademark of Global Chamber, LLC.