Maekyung Media Group will hold MBN Y Forum, its annual youth mentoring forum, on February 18 at Jangchung Arena in Central Seoul.
Under the theme of ‘LIFE is YOURS’, Maeil Business Newspaper and Maeil Broadcasting Network (MBN) invited nine ‘living heroes’ picked by 150,000 people mostly in their 20s and 30s in Korea through online vote to the 10th MBN Y Forum.
Their choices include Lee Yun-hyang, a long-serving interpreter for the U.S. State Department who has worked for multiple U.S. presidents; Kim Jong-yang, the President of Interpol; Seo Jung-jin, Chairman of Celltrion; Sophie Kim, Market Kurly founder and CEO; conductor Gum Nan-se; girl group ITZY; Lee Sang-hwa, retired speed skater and two-time Olympic champion; Jung Chan-sung, mixed martial artist and kickboxer; and marathoner Lee Bong-ju.
During the ‘DoDream’ session, four young people who achieved their dream will talk about what they went through while fulfilling their dreams. Jonathan Roxmouth, the youngest person to play the Phantom for ‘The Phantom of the Opera’, will perform at the show and share his story. Swedish photographer Erik Johansson and violinist Han Soo-jin will also take the stage.
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