ACEF Speaker 2019

Young Joo Lee

Director,
Coordinating Committee for Geoscience Programmes in East and Southeast Asia (CCOP)

Dr. Young Joo LEE is currently CCOPTS Director. The Coordinating Committee for Geoscience Programmes in East and Southeast Asia (CCOP). CCOP consisted of 15 Member Countries, 14 Cooperating Countries and 16 Organizations. He graduated from Yonsei University, majoring Geology. He got Master from Yonsei University majoring in Sedimentology and got his PhD from Chung Nam National University majoring in Petroleum Geology. He was the leading project manager of Korea IODP (Integrated Ocean Drilling Project) during 2003 - 2008. He served as an Executive Director of International Cooperation office of KIGAM from 2008 - 2012. He was Executive Director of Petroleum and Marine Research Division of KIGAM from 2013 - 2016 and Executive Director of Global Cooperation Division of KIGAM from 2016 - 2019. He is now Chairman, Advancement Administration Committee on International Cooperation, National Research Council of Science & Technology (NST) from 2018 - Present, International Committee Member for 9th International Conference on Asian Marine Geology (ICAMG-9) from 2018 – Present and Secretary General of Preparatory Committee, the 37th International Geological Congress 2024 (IGC 2024) from 2017 – present. He has been published 4 books and 155 papers.

Session/Event:

  • Deep Dive Workshop: Asia Wakes Up to CCUS