Seoul Forum is a global business forum established in 2010 by the Seoul Economic Daily, Korea's first economic newspaper, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of its foundation. Seoul Forum, which was launched at a time when the global financial crisis in 2008, had changed the global economic order rapidly, drew attention by presenting a sustainable development strategies of the global economy as well as new growth solution for the Korean economy facing a structural transition. World’s great scholars, global business leaders, politicians and economic experts gather in Seoul Forum to discuss the future of the world economy and business.
As noticed in annual themes such as
‘Korea in 2010 and then : the Re-creation of Korea as a Leader of Global Economy and Technology ’ in 2010
'Science & Technology is the Future - Creativity · Convergence · Communication' in 2011,
'Korean Wave Embraces the Global Economy - Economy · Finance · Industry · Culture' in 2012,
'Entrepreneurship is the Future - Creative leadership drives the 2nd miracle on the Han River' in 2013,
'Technology is the future - Creativity · Convergence · Challenge' in 2014,
'Beyond Korea: New Success Formula (ICT & IoT, Fintech, Biotechnology, Advanced Materials)' in 2015,
'AI and Bio : The Next Korea' in 2016,
'Next Korea: Soft Infra for Next Engine' in 2017,
‘Eduvolution for Next Generation’ in 2018,
‘Basic Science:Platform for Innovative Growth in Korea’ in 2019,
‘National Survival Strategy in the Post-Corona Era:The Super Gap in Science and Technology is the Key’ in 2020,
‘Korea's Energy Strategy: The Super Gap in Hydrogen Economy’ in 2021.
‘Korea’s New Growth Strategy: Bold Challenge to Find a Way in Space’ in 2022.
it has established successfully as a public forum representing Korea to presents the most important issues and trends on the world and Korea economy and discuss the practical ways every year.