World Korean Community Leaders Convention for Exchange among Korean Communities The World Korean Community Leaders Convention is held every year to promote exchange among overseas Korean communities around the world. The convention holds discussion about mutual interests and works to expand and strengthen the Korean network that will serve as the ground for future work that will promote Korean culture.
Event Overview
Event Overview
Event Title 2019 World Korean Community Leaders Convention
Dates October 2nd (Wed) ~ 5th (Sat), 2019 (4 days)
Location Grand Walkerhill in seoul
Hosted by Overseas Korean Foundation
Organized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Status of the Conference (yearly performance)
Status of the Conference (yearly performance)
Category Time held Participants
Year Dates Location Number of countries Number of people
1st 2000 07.03 ~ 07.07 Seoul 47 278
2nd 2001 07.09 ~ 07.12 Seoul 48 213
3rd 2002 07.09 ~ 07.12 Seoul 48 225
4th 2003 08.19 ~ 08.21 Seoul 46 294
5th 2004 05.31 ~ 06.02 Seoul 48 263
6th 2005 07.12 ~ 07.14 Seoul 43 216
7th 2006 06.06 ~ 06.09 Seoul·Gangwon 51 238
8th 2007 06.19 ~ 06.22 Seoul·Chungnam 54 337
9th 2008 10.01 ~ 10.04 Seoul 62 433
10th 2009 06.23 ~ 06.26 Seoul·ChungBuk 66 471
11th 2010 06.15 ~ 06.18 Seoul·Gangwon 77 487
12th 2011 06.14 ~ 06.17 Seoul-Gyeonggi 81 506
13th 2012 06.26 ~ 06.29 Seoul 74 432
14th 2013 06.18 ~ 06.21 Seoul 74 490
15th 2014 10.06 ~ 10.09 Seoul 78 513
16th 2015 10.05 ~ 10.08 Seoul 84 367
17th 2016 10.04 ~ 10.07 Seoul - -
18th 2017 09.26 ~ 09.29 Seoul 75 591
19th 2018 10.03 ~ 10.06 Seoul 73 444