Prof. Heui Jae Park, has received his BSc and MSc from Seoul National University, and PhD from the University of Manchester (UMIST), UK. He has been teaching mechanical engineering as a professor at Seoul National University since 1993. Subsequent to his successful academic career, he started up SNU Precision, a high technology spin-off from the University. The company successfully became a global player and has been enlisted in KOSDAQ.
He took up the position of National CTO, leading national R&D planning for the Korean government. Now he is serving as the Chairman of the Youth Hope Foundation, to encourage the entrepreneurship and job opportunity for the youth. He is regarded as one of the top experts in the area of science, engineering, and entrepreneurship, and conferred many honourable awards including Presidential decorations.