Professor Joe M. Kang
International Gas Union (IGU)
Dr Kang is currently the Vice President of IGU and will be taking over as President of IGU in June 2018. In addition, he is the Co-Chairman with the Vice Minister of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy for the Committee on Overseas Resources Development National Companies Restructuring, and the advisor to Korean Gas Corporation (KOGAS).
Dr Kang also served as a Civil Member of National Energy Council presided by President of the Republic of Korea and a Chairman of the Board of Directors in KOGAS. He had been a professor at the Department of Energy System Engineering at Seoul National University since 1986.