Ep.18 Topics at hand for the World Economic Forum 2020
World Ch. Schedule : WED 23:30 KST
Date : 2020-01-22
Global leaders, economists and business leaders gather in Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum, also known as the Davos Forum. This annual event takes place for 4 days from January 21.
The term Fourth Industrial Revolution was first introduced at the WEF in 2016, and the WEF has a powerful influence on the global economy.
The WEF is in its 50th year this year so what are some pending issues at hand? On #KOREA 4.0, we talk about the WEF and discuss in depth about this year's theme, which is 'Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World.' We also go over the 7 themes and what kind of discussions will be held. In addition, we talk about the leaders attending the event, including U.S. President, Donald Trump, as well as Park Young-sun, Minister of SMEs and Startups, Choi Tae-won, CEO of SK and others.