Global Collaboration and Acceleration Strategy – SolBridge Business Competition Lecture Series
In preparation for the 2021 SolBridge
Entrepreneurship Competition, SolBridge Entrepreneurship Center organized a
series of special lectures and seminars that provided business and start skills
to all SolBridge students interested in finding more information about the
process of taking a business from an idea to a successful venture. Mr. Sokjin
Chang delivered the first lecture in this series entitled the “Global
Collaboration and Acceleration Strategy.”
Sokjin Chang is the Director of International
Cooperation at Born2Global Centre, the Korean government’s global startup
incubation and acceleration agency under the Ministry of Science and ICT. Mr.
Chang has extensive experience in global investment, international cooperation,
and development assistance in government and the public sector. Before his
current role, he worked with the Korean government, including the former
Ministry of Planning and Budget, Ministry of Economy and Finance, and
Presidential Council on National Competitiveness.
Using Korean startup examples, he highlighted
the Korean startup ecosystem. He shared ways students can transition their
business ideas into successful startups and highlighted some key elements and
strategies that aspiring entrepreneurs need to keep in mind when expanding
their startups to the global market.