In Dong Cho

Director General, Seoul Innovation Department, Seoul, Korea

In Dong Cho is the first director-general of Seoul Innovation and has recently become the vice-mayor of Seodaemun district in Seoul, where he built the foundation for creative municipal operation. He has been leading a number of innovation projects on topics such as community formation, human rights promotion, preventive and strategic public conflict resolution and others. He prepared the sharing city platform Seoul Sharing Hub and has propelled various key innovative projects like the Seoul Innovation Park and the Transparent Apartment Community management project. Mr. Cho holds a B.A. in politics, an M.A. in public administration, both from Seoul National University, as well as an M.A. in public administration from the University of Georgia, USA.