Geonhwa Jeong 

Chair


Professor, Department of Economics, 

  Hanshin University

Advisor,  Ecological Turn in Education 

  Project of Seoul Metropolitan Office of

  Education

Eco.Civ. Korea Co-diretor, Ecological

  Civilization in Korea Conference of

  Greenfund

Deputy Director & Trustee,

  The Hope Institute

Trustee, Seoul 50plus Foundation

- Trustee, The Seoul Institute

Hyeongjoong Yoon

Trustee / CEO


- Manager, LAB2050

- Research Directer, Institute for Basic Income Studies(IBIS)

- Journalist, Hankyeoreh Newspaper and Maeil Business Newspaper

Youngjun Choi

Trustee


Visiting Fellow, Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, UK

Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Public Administration, Korea University

Associate Professor, Department of Public Administration, Yonsei University

Director, Social Science Research Institute, Yonsei University  

Deputy Director, Institute for Welfare State Research, Yonsei University

Sungmin Cho

Trustee


Co-founder and CEO, Glance Co

Publisher, Startup Weekly

Sunyoung Park

Trustee


- Professor, Department of Economics,

  Dongguk University

- Assistant Professor, Department of 

  Industrial & Systems Engineering, 

  KAIST

- The Schoen Fellow, International 

  Center for Finance, Yale University

Dongsoo Yang

Trustee


Trustee, Kakao Impact Foundation

Adviser, Law firm Deoham

President (Establisher), Deoham LLC /  

  Social Economy Law Center

Adjunct Professor, Yonsei University,

  Korea University, Ewha Womans

  University Law School

Donghun Lee

Auditor


- Attorney at law, Partner/ Law firm 

  DEOHAM

- KDI PIMAC(Public and Private   Infrastructure Investment Management


Hyeongjoong Yoon

CEO / Executive Director

yoon@lab2050.org

Yoon is an activist researcher who is concerned with bringing together the capabilities of academia, nonprofit organizations and media to solve the problems such as inequality and climate crisis.


He was a journalist for Hankyeoreh Newspaper and Maeil Business Newspaper, and he did researches of Basic Income finance model, tax-reform plan in LAB2050.

Donghyun Go

Planning Manager

dong.go@lab2050.org


Go studied economics, finance and applied statistics and earned M.A (Economics) 


He did researches and projects of CSR and Social Enterprise at HERI (Hankyoreh Economic Research Institute) and SCG(Social Consulting Group) as a research assistant. And he worked as Research Analyst of CSR rating and corporate governance at Sustinvest, Korean Responsible investment advisory firm.


His primary interests are global/digital economy and the inequality. He is focused on social economy and social innovation as an alternatives to solve these problems. He aims to build the next paradigms and systems that focused on humanity, community and ecological values over capital and technology

Jungbae Kim

Director of Communication

jbkim@lab2050.org


Kim worked at the Yonhap News Agency & Yonhap News TV for 17 years(2003~2020) and is now a free journalist and writer.

He mainly covered politics and media, and worked as a National Assembly aide before his career as a journalist.

His main interest is the expansion of social capital that strengthens the foundation of the publicness of society. He specialized especially in in-depth interview and communication skills.

Studied International Relations at Seoul National University and got his master’s degree from the same graduate school. Worked as visiting researcher at the Institute of Korean Studies at the University of Tokyo, Japan for an year. 

Geonhwa Jeong

Chair

- Professor, Department of Economics,

  Hanshin University

- Advisor, Ecological Turn in Education

  Project of Seoul Metropolitan Office of

  Education

- Eco.Civ. Korea Co-diretor,

  Ecological Civilization in Korea

  Conference of Greenfund

- Deputy Director & Trustee,

  The Hope Institute

- Trustee, Seoul 50plus Foundation

- Trustee, The Seoul Institute

Hyeongjoong Yoon

Trustee / CEO

- Manager, LAB20

- Research Directer, Institute for

  Basic Income Studies(IBIS)

- Journalist, Hankyeoreh Newspaper and

  Maeil Business Newspaper


Youngjun Choi

Trustee

- Visiting Fellow, Department of Social and 

  Policy Sciences, University of Bath, UK

- Assistant/Associate Professor, 

  Department of Public Administration, 

  Korea University

- Associate Professor, Department of

  Public Administration, Yonsei University

Sungmin Cho

Trustee

- Co-founder and CEO, Glance Co

- Publisher, Startup Weekly

Sunyoung Park

Trustee

- Professor, Department of Economics,

  Dongguk University

- Assistant Professor, Department of 

  Industrial & Systems Engineering, KAIST

- The Schoen Fellow, International Center 

  for Finance, Yale University

Dongsoo Yang

Trustee

- Trustee, Kakao Impact Foundation

- Adviser, Law firm Deoham

- President (Establisher), Deoham LLC /  

  Social Economy Law Center

- Adjunct Professor, Yonsei University,

  Korea University, Ewha Womans 

  University Law School

Standing Attorney, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC 

  Dongcheon Foundation

Donghun Lee

Auditor

- Attorney at law, Partner/ Law firm 

  DEOHAM

- KDI PIMAC(Public and Private   Infrastructure Investment Management



Name
Positions
Fields

Hyuncheol

Bryant Kim
Chair of Research Commitee
Economics Department at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Applied Empirical Micro economics, Human Capital, Social Experiment)

Youngjun Choi

Chair of Research Commitee

Department of Public

Administration,

Yonsei University

(Social Policy,

Comparative public

policy)

Hyunok Lee

Member of Research Commitee

Department of Global Public Administration, Yonsei University
(Development Sociology, Migration)

Jaekyo

Seo

Member of Research Commitee

Woori Institute of Social Economics

(Social Innovation, Social Enterprize)

Cholkyun
Shin
Member of Research Commitee

Division of Liberal Studies, Kangwon National University
(Educational Policy, School organization)

Hyunsoo
Choi
Member of Research Commitee

Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs
(Social Welfare/Tax Benefit Policy, Health & Social Welfare Big Data)

Boyung
Kim
Member of Research Commitee

Department of Human Services, Yeungnam University 

(social welfare policy, welfare administration, social service, delivery system, policy process)

Yeolmae
Kim
Member of Research Commitee

NH INVESTMENT & SECURITIES CO.,LTD.
(Blockchain, Digital finance, Real estate policy)

Sehwon Hwang
Member of Research Commitee

Work in Lab. (Labor, Labor Policy)

Jongchil Son
Member of Research Commitee

Division of Economics, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Macro economics, Applied econometrics)

Sukhyun Park
Member of Research Commitee

Sustainable Systems Research Institute

(Environmental policy, Social ecology system, Sustainable development)

Leejung Myun
Member of Research Commitee

National Health Insurance Research Institute

(Public health, health care governance)

Jiwooong Lee
Member of Research Commitee

Division of Economics, Pukyong National University

(Game theory, climate change economics)

Hyunhoon Lee
Member of Research Commitee

Department of Interantional Trade and Business, Kangwon National University

(macroeconomics, International economics)

Haeiljung
Member of Research Commitee

College of Political Science and Economics, Korea University

(Policy analysis and evaluation, Social experiment)

Jeongha Hwang
Member of Research Commitee

Department of Family Environment & Welfare, Chonnam National University

(Survey Research, Social Service Delivery System, Transition to Adulthood for Vulnerable Youth)

Changhan Il
Member of Research Commitee

Department of Political Science and International Relations, Kookmin University

(Political Economy, Political Behavior, Comparative Politics)

Eunju Kim
Advisor of Research Commitee

Law&Policy of College of Social Science, Hansung University (Public Administration, development)

Seungju Lee
Advisor of Research Commitee

Department of Social Welfare, Daegu University

(Poverty policy, Universal Welfare, Social Economy)

Gawoon
Ban
Advisor of Research Commitee

Korea Research Institute for Vocational Education and Training
(Labor/Behavioral economics, Labor Skill)

Yunyoung 
Kim
Advisor of Research Commitee

Department of Social Welfare, Jeonbuk National University
(Welfare policy, Comparative social policy)

Jeehang
Lee
Advisor of Research Commitee

Department of Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, Sangmyung University
(AI, Neuroscience)

Kunwoo
Kim
Advisor of Research Commitee

Kakao Mobility Corp.
(Digital Economy)

Geumsun
Byun
Advisor of Research Commitee

The Seoul Institute

(Youth Policy, Labor Market)


Hyeongjoong Yoon

CEO / Executive Director

yoon@lab2050.org

Yoon is an activist researcher who is concerned with bringing together the capabilities of academia, nonprofit organizations and media to solve the problems such as inequality and climate crisis.

He wants to explore and implement what we should do right now for a better society in 2050. He has a vision for LAB2050 to become a problem-solving platform for activist researchers.


He was a journalist for Hankyeoreh Newspaper and Maeil Business Newspaper, and he did researches of Basic Income finance model, tax-reform plan in LAB2050.

Donghyun Go

Planning Manager