IVI DG gives keynote at ‘International Symposium on Epidemics Preparedness Using ICT’
Key attendees pose for a commemorative photo
Dr. Jerome Kim delivers his keynote address
IVI Director General Dr. Jerome Kim was invited as a keynote speaker at the ‘International Symposium on Epidemics Preparedness Using ICT’ at the Korean National Assembly on April 3, 2019. The event was hosted by six lawmakers, and organized jointly by the Korean Society of Infectious Diseases, KT Corp (a major telecom company in Korea), and the Gyeonggi Information Industry Agency. Dr. Kim gave a talk entitled ‘The International Vaccine Institute, improving global health through vaccine innovation and ICT’ to an audience of more than 100 participants from government, academia, industry, and civil society from across Korea, as well as public health officials from Lao PDR and Ghana.
SKYCovione™ is South Korea's first homegrown vaccine to achieve licensure. Photo courtesy of SK bioscience.