Welcome to 'Jeollabukdo, the land of life with leaping beautiful mountains and rivers.’
2019 Jeonbuk International Finance Conference (JIFIC) was jointly prepared by Jeollabukdo and National Pension Service to build an international financial hub in Jeonbuk. It diagnoses the future of innovative Jeonbuk finance with the theme of 'Jeonbuk, the Center of Global Financial Innovation Growth.'
Jeollabukdo has materialized Jeonbuk-specialized finance model to form a solid financial ecosystem and is promoting the construction of a financial center, building the financial infrastructure.
Especially, the fund management headquarters at National Pension Service, celebrating its 20th anniversary, operates fund of 700 trillion KRW, helping to concentrate domestic/foreign asset management firms to Jeonbuk, and Jeollabukdo is promoting the livelihood and management condition improvements to prepare the framework for self-sufficient growth of financial industry.
We hope that you, as the experts, propose various advices and solutions so that Jeollabuk-do can play a central role in global financial innovation growth midst the largely digitalized global economy.
Governor of Jeollabuk-do, Song Ha-jin
Governor of Jeollabuk-do
This is Kim Sung Joo, the chairman & CEO of National Pension Service.
It is my honor to welcome you to 2019 Jeonbuk International Finance Conference co-hosted by Jeonbuk Provincial Government and National Pension Service.
This is the 2nd incarnation of the conference, and we have prepared more in-depth themes and contents along with appearances by global financial experts, and we wish to spread the vision of Jeonbuk Financial City.
Recently, the global trustee banks such as BNY Mellon and State Street Bank have opened Jeonju branches, and additional financial institutions have relocated to Jeonju, quickly forming the financial city ecosystem.
Under such circumstances, the International Finance Conference shall play to role of stepping stone for Jeonbuk to move forward to be finance city, and position itself as an international event with the attention from around the world.
We ask for your interest and support to this conference with global financial experts.
Chairman and CEO,National Pension Service Kim Sung Joo
Chairman & CEO,National Pension Service