Special Lectures

Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah

Co-Partner at Oratio

Date: Nov 3rd, 2016

Title: "Communications Lessons from PyeongChang 2018"

A special Lecture was held on November 3rd, 2016 at Seoul National University Building 101 Room 240. The Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah from Oratio gave a lecture about the “Communications Lessons from PyeongChang 2018”. The topic of this special lecture gave an interest to the audience by sharing her own experience as a communication director of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games Bid Committee and providing direction on how to improve presentation skills.

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Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah is presenting the topic ‘Communications lessons from PyeongChang 2018’.

In her lecture, Ms. Theresa Rah mentioned that the PyeongChang Olympic 2018 will be successful because of the committee’s leadership, insight, expertise, and communication skills with people all around the world.

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Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah is talking about the current issues in PyeongChang.

Theresa Rah provided an opportunity to learn effective presentation skills and communication methods. She mentioned that the presentation skills can be improved by endless practice and untiring efforts. Also, she emphasized that active listening is more important than active speaking in communication, and then she said “Dream Together Master students probably know how to work internationally, so that they will just need to pay attention and listen to each other with different culture and accent.”

At the end of class, Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah provided question and answer session which students could share their opinions and improve their communication skills.

To close the lecture, she said “Effective communications is 20% what you know, and 80% how you feel about what you know.”

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Group photo of Ms. Theresa (Seung-yun) Rah and DTM students after the special lecture.