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2021 Korea Basic Income Fair

2021 Korea Basic Income Fair

April 28(Wed) ~ 30(Fri), 2021

  • SloganHumans Humanely, Basic Income
  • VenueKINTEX Exhibition Center1 Hall 5
  • OrganizersGyeonggi Province
  • HostsGyeonggi Research Institute (GRI), Gyeonggi-do Market Revitalization Agency, KINTEX, , Basic Income Korean Network
  • Participating institutionGyeonggi Housing & Urban Development Corporation, Gyeonggi Credit Guarantee Foundation,
    Gyeonggi Cultural Foundation, Gyeonggi Arts Center, Gyeonggi agroFood Institute, Gyeonggido Job Foundation,
    Korea Gyeonggido Company, Gyeonggi Volunteer Center, The Museum of SILHAK

Opening Ceremony

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  • Date/Venue  :  April 28(Wed), 2021, 10:00~11:35 / KINTEX Grand Ballroom
  • Cast  :  Governor of Gyeonggi Province, Member of National Assembly, Chairman of Gyeonggi Assembly, etc.
  • Contents  :  Theme video screening, Opening address, Keynote Speech, etc.
Time Contens
10:00~10:07 3' Opening and Schedule Guidance, the Pledge of Allegiance
3' an introduction to guests
1' Theme video screening
10:07~10:12 5' Opening address
10:12~10:15 3' Welcome Address
10:15~10:25 10' Congratulatory Addresses
10:25~10:30 5' Basic Income Expansion Video Message
10:30~11:00 30' Keynote Speech ‘Proliferation of Basic Income in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemic’
11:00~11:03 3' Basic Income Vision Declaration Memorial
11:03~11:10 7' Selection of the Chairman of the Local Government Council on Basic Income
11:10~11:13 3' Greetings from the Chairman of the Local Government Council on Basic Income
11:13~11:20 7' Agreement signing ceremony
11:20~11:23 3' Insignia Transmission of the Local Government Council on Basic Income
11:23~11:30 7' commemorative photograph

Basic Income Conference

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  • Date/Venue  :  April 28(Wed)~29(Thur), 2021 / KINTEX GrandBallroom
  • Topic  :  From the Covid-19 Disaster to New Great Transition, Basic Income!
  • Organizer By  :  Gyeonggi Research Institute(GRI), Gyeonggi-do Market Revitalization Agency, KINTEX, Basic Income Korean Network(BIKN)

[1st DAY] April 28(Wed), 2021

Program Time(KST) Information
Special Session (14:00~16:40)
Special Address 17:00~17:20 20'
[Lessons from Basic Income Initiatives all over the World]
  • - Addressor(20′)
    • Sarath Davala (President, Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), India)
Break Time
Session 1-1 17:30~18:40 70'
[COVID-19 Pandemic, Crisis of Our Life and Basic Income]
  • - Moderator : Hanjoo Lee (President, Gyeonggi Research Institute(GRI), Korea)
  • - Presentation (50′)
    • Philippe Van Parijs (Chair of advisory Board, Basic Income Earth Network / Professeur emerite, Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium)
    • Guy Standing (Professorial Research Associate, SOAS University of London, UK / Co-President, Basic Income Earth Network)
    • Annie Miller (Chair, Citizen's Basic Income Trust, UK)
    • Namhoon Kang (Co-president, Gyeonggi Basic Income Committee, Korea)
    • Young Seong Yoo (Head, Basic Income Research Group of Gyeonggi Research Institute(GRI), Korea)
  • - Group Discussion (20′)
    • All presenters
Break Time
Session 1-2 19:00~20:00 60'
[Basic Income in Actuality]
  • - Moderator : Barb Jacobson (Board Member, Basic Income UK and Basic Income Earth Network / News Editor, BIEN)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Jaeyong Kim (Chief, Policy Commitment, Gyeonggi Provincial Government, Korea
    • Caroline Teti (Director, Recipients Advocacy Unit of GiveDirectly, Kenya)
  • - Discussion (30′)
    • Roberto Merill (Professor of Philosophy, Centre for Ethics, Politics and Society (CEPS), University of Minho, Portugal)
    • Seungho Baek (Professor, Social Welfare Department of Catholic University, Korea
Break Time
Session 1-3 20:20~21:20 60'
[Basic Income Promoting Ecological Transformation]
  • - Moderator : Jongsung Yoo (Professor, Gachon Liberal Arts College, Gachon University, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Jorge Pinto (Researcher, University of Minho, Portugal)
    • Hyekyung Cho (Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Political & Economic Alternatives, Korea)
  • - Discussion (30′)
    • Jan Otto Anderson (Emeritus Professor, Abo Akademi University, Finland)
    • Hyosang Ahn (Executive Director, Basic Income Korean Network, Korea)

[1st DAY_Special Session] April 28(Wed), 2021

Program Time(KST) Information
Special Session 1-1 14:00~15:10 70'
[Basic Income in Religion]
  • - Moderator : Suksan Yoon (Emeritus Professor, Depart of Korean Language and Literature, Hanyang University, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Meehyun Chung (Professor, United Graduate School of Theology of Yonsei University, Korea)
    • Sanghoon Park (Director, Jesuit Research Center for Advocacy and Solidarity, Korea Province of the Society of Jesus, Korea)
    • Seungmu Lew (Professor, Central Buddhism University, Korea)
  • - Discussion (40′)
    • Wondon Kang (Emeritus Professor, Theological Faculty, Hanshin University, Korea)
    • Dongho Park(Priest, Imun Catholic Church, Archdiocese of Seoul, Korea)
    • Junggil Yoo (Director, Green Buddhism Research Institute, Buddhist Ecological Solodarity (BEST), Korea)
Break Time
Special Session 1-2 15:30~16:40 70'
[Basic Income Legislation, Reality and Prospect]
  • - Moderator : Seungyoon Lee (Professor of Social Welfare, Chung-Ang University / Vice-Chairman, Youth Policy Associate Professor, Department of Social Welfare, Chung-Ang University, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Hyein Yong (Lawmaker, Basic Income Party, National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, Korea)
    • Jeonghee Seo (Professor, Social Welfare Department of Kunsan National University, Korea)
  • - Discussion (30')
    • Dahea Lee (Lecturer of law, School of law in Seoul National University / Research Fellow, SNU Center for Labor & Welfare Law, Korea)
    • Dongsuk Oh (Professor, School of law in Ajou University, Korea)
  • ※ Organized by: Basic Income Study Forum of National Assembly, Korea
  • - Greetings before the session begins (10‘)
    • Byunghoon Soh (Member of National Assembly / Representative Member, Basic Income Study Forum of National Assembly, Korea)
    • Young Huh (Member of the National Assembly, Land Infrastructure & Transport Committee, The National Assembly of the Republic of Korea, Korea)

[2nd DAY] April 29(Thur), 2021

Program Time(KST) Information
Keynote Speech 10:00~10:30 30'
[Necessity of Basic Income as universal expenditure in COVID-19 Pandemic and Social Transformation]
  • - Speaker (30′)
    • Joseph E. Stiglitz (Professor, Columbia University, USA / Novel Prize in Economic Sciences (2001))
Session 2-1 10:50~11:50 60'
[Basic Income’s Effect in COVID-19 Disaster Situation]
  • - Moderator : Jaeheon Jung (Professor, Dept. of Business and administration, Pukyong National University, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Paul Niehaus (Associate Professor,Universtiy of California, San Diego, USA)
    • Eulsik Gim (Research Fellow, Department of Economic and Social Policy, Gyeonggi Research Institute, Korea)
  • - Discussion (30′)
    • Ioana Marinescu (Assistant professor, School of Social Policy & Practice, University of Pennsylvania, France)
    • Stephen Nuñez (Lead Researcher, Guaranteed Income, Jain Family Institute, USA)
Special Session (13:00~15:30)
Session 2-2 17:00~18:00 60'
[Financing Basic Income]
  • - Moderator : Manuel Franzmann (Sociologist, University of Kiel, Germany / Founding Member, Scientific Advisory Board, Basic Income Network)
  • - Presentation (20′)
    • Kibaeg Park (Professor, Graduate School of Tax, University of Seoul, Korea)
    • Min Geum (President, Institute for Political & Economic Alternatives, Korea)
  • - Discussion (40')
    • Inoue Tomohiro (Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Komazawa University, Japan)
    • Wonjae Lee (Head, LAB2050, Korea)
    • Malcolm Torry (General Manager, Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), UK)
Break Time
Session 2-3 18:20~19:20 60'
[Basic Income and Local Currency]
  • - Moderator : Hongwoo Lee (President, Gyeonggi-do Market Revitalization Agency, Korea)
  • - Presentation (20′)
    • Sungjin Yun (Visiting Research Fellow, Office of Basic Income Research, Gyeonggi Research Institute (GRI), Korea)
    • Susana Martin Belmonte (Scientific Coordinator, MedTown Project of ACPP, Spain)
  • - Discussion (40′)
    • Leander Bindewald (Independent Researcher and Consultant, Monnete(Network for Monetary Diversity), Germany
    • Byungjo Kim (Senior Research Fellow, Basic Income Research Group, Gyeonggi Research Institute (GRI), Korea)
    • Kyunghee Cheon (Associate Professor, Major in Social Innovation, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
    • Taeyeon In (Presidential Secretary of Self-Employment, Office of the President, Republic of Korea)
Break Time
Session 2-4 19:40~20:40 60'
[Basic Income and Labor’s Crisis in the Covid-19 Pandemic]
  • - Moderator : Donmoon Cho (President, ROH HOE-CHAN Foundation, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Troy Henderson (Lecturer, Political Economy, the University of Sydney, Australia)
    • Dahea Lee (Lecturer of law, School of law in Seoul National University / Research Fellow, SNU Center for Labor & Welfare Law, Korea)
  • - Discussion (30′)
    • Junghoon Park (Chair, Rider Union, Korea)
    • David Casassas (Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Barcelona, Spain / Member of International Advisory Board, Basic Income Earth Network(BIEN))
    • Louise Haagh (Professor in the Department of Politics, University of York, UK)

[2nd DAY_Special Session] April 29(Thur), 2021

Program Time(KST) Information
Special Session 2-1 13:00~14:00 60'
[Basic Income and Gender, Care, Social Reproduction]
  • - Moderator : Kyoseong Kim (Professor, Department of Social Welfare, Chung-Ang University, Korea)
  • - Presentation (30′)
    • Almaz Zelleke (Professor of Practice in Political Science, NYU Shanghai, USA)
    • Julio Linares (Research & Community Coordinator, Circles UBI, Guatemala)
  • - Discussion (30′)
    • Joohee Lee (Professor, Department of Sociology, Ewha Womans University, Korea)
    • Jayoung Yoon (Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Choongnam National University, Korea)
    • Jeonghee Seo (Professor, Social Welfare Department of Kunsan National University, Korea)
Break Time
Special Address 14:30~15:00 30'
[Basic Income and Social Maternality & Spirituality - Opens the Second 'Axial Age' beyond the Hunter World]
  • - Addressor (30′)
    • Haejoang Chohan (Emeritus Professor, Department of Cultural Anthropology, Yonsei University, Korea)
Break Time
Special Session 2-2 15:30~16:30 60'
[Basic Income and Modern Meaning of Daedong Act]
  • - Moderator : Taeheui Kim (Director, The Museum of Silhak, Gyeonggi Culture Foundation, Korea)
  • - Presentation (20′)
    • Jungchul Lee (Associate Researcher, Institute of Youngnam Culture Research, Kyungpook National University, Korea)
    • Young Seong Yoo (Head, Basic Income Research Group of Gyeonggi Research Institute(GRI), Korea)
  • - Discussion (40')
    • Seungbum Kye (Professor, Department of History, Sogang University, Korea)
    • Taeneon Kim (Associate Researcher, The Toegyo Studies Institute, Korea)
    • Giup Nam (Director, Institute of Land and Liberty, Korea)
    • Kwanhyung Rhie (Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Political and Economic Alternatives, Korea)

Virtual exhibition

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  • Basic Income Theme Hall
    • Introduce the overall tenor of basic income such as the concept and history of it.
      It offers 100 books related to the basic income to help people understand basic income in depth.
  • Basic Income South Korea Hall
    • It introduces various examples of basic income in South Korea, such as various basic income policies implemented by South Korean local municipalities, autonomous village pensions created by the non-governmental sector, and basic income activities of the National Assembly and local assemblies.
  • Local Government Council Hall
    • It introduces various basic income policies, other policy cases, and local specialties of 48 local municipalities, affiliated with the local government council.
  • Basic Income World Hall
    • It introduces the basic income policies and experimental cases of various countries around the world, and the activities of the Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN), an international network promoting discussions on basic income.
  • Basic Income Video Theater
    • You can enjoy interesting videos about basic income, including the winners of the Basic Income Film Festival winners and the winners of the 1st and 2nd Basic Income Idea Contests.
  • Basic Income Idea Contest Exhibition Hall
    • It is where the entries of the 3rd Basic Income Idea Contest are exhibited.
      The number of visitors’ votes will be counted toward winner selection. We will appreciate your support and participation.
  • Local Currency Hall
    • It introduces Gyeonggi-do's local currency, which leads to increasing sales of traditional markets and small business owners and promoting a virtuous cycle of the local economy.
      We hope you enjoy the exciting stories of other regions’ local currencies outside of Gyeonggi-do and examples of overseas local currencies.
  • Youth Basic Income Hall
    • It is one of the Gyeonggi-do Style Basic Income Systems. It introduces Youth Basic Income that gives hope to youth.
      It also exhibits prize winners in the Youth Basic Income Contest, such as videos, essays, posters, and photos.
  • Basic Income for Rural Farmers Hall
    • It introduces from A to Z about Gyeonggi-do's Rural Basic Income and Farmer Basic Income policies, a part of the Gyeonggi-do Style Basic Income systems, to be implemented from 2021.
  • GH Basic Housing Exhibition Hall
    • Universal housing service that makes gorgeous everyday life!
      It introduces Gyeonggi-do basic housing which allows any houseless person to reside near a subway station, a forest, and a shopping mall as long as he or she wants while paying a reasonable rent.
  • Special Delivery Hall
    • It introduces the "Special Delivery", the Gyeonggi-do public delivery app, which is a win-win platform satisfying small business owners and consumers at the same time.
  • Basic Income Event Hall
    • Please participate in various events while enjoying the online exhibition hall.