Speakers

Introducing Participants of the 2020 World Forum for Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Ernesto Ottone Ramirez

Ernesto Ottone Ramirez

Assistant Director-General for Culture of UNESCO
Jae Chun Choe

Jae Chun Choe

Chair Professor of Ewha Womans University, Former Chair of UN Convention on Biological Diversity
Michael Mason

Michael Mason

Director, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Buhm Soon Park

Buhm Soon Park

Director, Center for Anthropocene Studies at KAIST
Chidi Oguamanam

Chidi Oguamanam

Professor of Law, ABS Canada, University of Ottawa
Greg Mitchell

Greg Mitchell

President and Chairman of the Board of the Pacific Blue Foundation, Professor Emeritus of UCSD

Francis Reg

Francis Reg

Head of the Yap States Historic Preservation Office (HPO)
Rahul Goswami

Rahul Goswami

UNESCO ICH Facilitator
Anita Vaivade

Anita Vaivade

Assistant Professor of Latvian Academy of Culture

Michael Bruendl

Michael Bruendl

Head Research Group Avalanche Dynamics and Risk Management, WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF
Kumi Kato

Kumi Kato

Professor of Faculty of Tourism, Wakayama University, Japan
Eric Babar Zerrudo

Eric Babar Zerrudo

Assistant Professor of University of Santo Tomas

Elizabeth DeLoughrey

Elizabeth DeLoughrey

Professor of University of California, Los Angeles
Sinikinesh Beyene Jimma

Sinikinesh Beyene Jimma

Regional Coordinator, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
ICH Youth Network (Korea National University of Cultural Heritage)

ICH Youth Network (Korea National University of Cultural Heritage)

ICH Youth Network

Jingi Cheon

Jingi Cheon

Senior Curator of National Museum of Korea. Former Director of National Folk Museum of Korea [Moderator of the Day 1]
Geon Soo Han

Geon Soo Han

Professor of Kangwon National University [Moderator of the Day 2]
Keum-jin Yoon

Keum-jin Yoon

President of Cultural Foundation of National Museum of Korea [Moderator for Day 3]