The late Kim Jung Shik, former president of Haedong Foundation and founding CEO of Daeduck Electronics,
has donated 50 billion KRW to Seoul National University in 2019 for the purpose of advancing AI research.
The university will complete the construction of Haedong Center for Advanced AI Research by 2023.
1948-1956B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Seoul National University
1972-Founded Daeduck Electronics
1991-Founded Haedong Foundation
2006Selected as one of the Korea’s 60 Most Honorable Engineers
Shin Dong-ik, President of Youlchon Foundation and CEO of Nongshim Mega Mart
donates AIIS 300 million KRW every year to educate AI students and fund advanced AI research.
1985B.A. in Business Administration from Korean University
1990-Board member of Nongshim Group
1991-CEO of MEGA Mart