Event: 7th ADB International Skills Forum: Anticipating and Preparing for Emerging Skills and Jobs

Universities for the Digital Age: Example of the State University of New York in Korea

12 December 2017
Author / Speaker: 
James Larson, State University of New York in South Korea
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Description: 

Education, as the basic process of the information age, was the key success factor in the digitization of telephone networks and the development of ICT sector in the Republic of Korea. This presentation attempts to place the establishment and growth of State University of New York in the Republic of Korea in the context of both the digital revolution and the country’s plan to make Incheon a hub, not only for telecommunications, transportation, and business, but also for education in the 21st century.

Geographical Focus: 
Korea, Republic of
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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