|Title||IBS starting the New Year with the 2018 Kick-off Meeting|
|Name||Department of Communications||Registration Date||2018-01-02||Hits||1184|
IBS starting the New Year with the 2018 Kick-off Meeting
- President KIM Doochul promises to expand HQ Centers,
IBS held the 2018 Kick-off Meeting at the HQ in Daejeon on January 2. President Kim Doochul took the stage and delivered New Year’s greetings, sharing the Institute’s direction for 2018. After the speech, he awarded outstanding employees and teams.
President Kim stressed that all IBS employees should hold a sense of responsibility as they look toward a fresh start at the new headquarters. “All members of IBS should be proud and feel responsible that we are leading the future of science at EXPO Science Park, a historic landmark. The theme of the EXPO, “The Road to a New Leap” still applies and IBS needs to embrace it,” said Kim.
He also applauded and commended IBS members by stating “The Institute’s international presence has grown significantly for the last six years and it would not have been possible without your dedication.” He also added, “We should always feel a great sense of responsibility for the support and venture beyond limitations.”
Triangle bullet points listed below are key points from his New Year’s speech.
▲ IBS’s relocation to EXPO Science Park will contribute in broadening the national basic science ecosystem.
Following the greetings, outstanding researchers, employees, and teams were honored with awards. Every year at Kick-off Meetings, staff and teams that have shown admirable research outcomes and great work are given awards and prizes. This year, the winners of the Outstanding Pre-inspection of Hazardous Substances Award by the National Research Safety Headquarters and the Safety Laboratory Certifications by the Ministry of Science and ICT were announced at the venue.
After the award ceremony, IBS employees extended their own New Year’s greetings, celebrating the start of a new year.
List of Awards and Awardees
- Outstanding Researcher Award : Research Fellow JANG Ji-Ho of RISP Accelerator Engineering Team and Research Fellow NAM Shin-woo of RISP Facility & Safety Management Team