K-TECH Silicon Valley 2013

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K-Networking (Members-only private event)

Nov 14th (18:30 - 21:40) @ Grand Ballroom & Hall of Cities

Members of K-Group, KSEA, KASA, OKTA, Silicon Valley K-Forum, and other Korean professional associations are invited to participate in this networking dinner event to get to know fellow Korean professionals in Silicon Valley. Come join us in the festive dinner sponsored by Samsung, SK, and Camp Mobile, and discover how these Korean associations can cooperate to make impacts in Silicon Valley.

Date & Time: November 14, 2013 (Thursday)

  • Section 1: 18:30 ~ 19:40 (Main Conference and Dinner)
  • Section 2: 19:40 ~ 21:40 (Breakout Sessions)

Location: Santa Clara Marriott (California Ballroom, Grand Ballroom, and Hall of Cities)

Invited groups: Korean professional organization members (150 ~ 200 members)

  • KSEA (Korean-American Scientist and Engineers Association)
  • K-Group (IT industry)
  • KASA (semiconductor industry)
  • OKTA (Overseas Korean Traders Associations)
  • Silicon Valley K-Forum

Sponsors: Samsung, SK, Camp Mobile


Section Time Title Notes
Section 1 18:30 ~ 18:35 Opening Remarks Il-Jun Park (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)
18:35 ~ 18:45 Congratulatory Speech Sponsor representative
18:45 ~ 19:15 Keynote Dr. Jin Hyung Lee (Stanford University)
19:15 ~ 19:40 Dinner and Networking
Section 2 19:40 ~ 21:40 Breakout Sessions Grand Ballroom & Hall of Cities

Tax Seminar for Foreign Business in Korea

Nov 15th (14:00PM - 16:30PM) @ Grand Ballroom Salon B & C

KOTRA is delighted to host “Tax Seminar” for those interested doing business in Korea. The seminar will be presented by Korean Consulate General Office of New York, and they have invited a number of experts to explain complex issues on taxation when doing business as a foreign entity in Korea. It’s a free-for-all event with a limited seating, so if you’re interested in doing business but challenged by taxation problem, do not miss this opportunity!

Speakers Title & Assoication Topic
Jae-Chul Yoo Tax Officer from Korean Consulate General, New York Introduction
Gus Lee Partner, KPMG Major issues with Transfer Price
Suyeon Kang Director, PwC Guidelines on Tax Audits

Korea Medical Technology Promotion

Nov 14th (14:00PM - 17:00PM), Nov 15th (09:00AM - 17:00PM) @ Grand Ballroom Salon A

Seoul National University Hospital, Jaseng Hospital of Oriental Medicine, and Avellino Lab Inc. are the pioneers of medical research & technologies in Korea. They are excited to encounter Silicon Valley’s innovative minds to discover any potential business opportunity or R&D partnership. Come and see how these pioneers are changing the medical research frontier.