H.E. Hyesook LIM

Minister of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea

H.E. Hyesook LIM

Speaker Bio


1996  Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, The University of Texas at Austin

1991  Master’s in Control and Instrumentation Engineering, Seoul National University

1986  Bachelor’s in Control and Instrumentation Engineering, Seoul National University 

1982  Songgok Girls’ High School     


2021  Co-Chair of The National Mid-to Long-term Agenda Committee 2021  Chairperson of National Research Council of Science & Technology

2020  President of The Institute of Electronics and Information Engineers

2019  Regular Member, The National Academy of Engineering of Korea(present)

2018  Dean, The Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Ewha’s ELTEC College of Engineering

2013  Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(present)

2005  Lifetime Member, The Association of Korean Woman Scientists and Engineers (present)

2000  Engineer, Cisco Systems

1996  Researcher, Bell Lab.

1986  Researcher, Hewlett Packard