Dr. Kay Kim
South Korea

NT Robot, Co.

Kay (Kyunghwan) Kim, PhD is the President of NT Robot,Co in South Korea.

HeĀ graduated from Yonsei University in electrical engineering in 1992 (B.E.). He received M.S. and Ph.D. at the University of Tokyo in electrical engineering in 1994 and 1997 respectively. He was a researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in mechanical engineering and at Texas A &M University in computer science from 1997 to 1999. Back to Korea, he worked for Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) as senior research scientist from 1999 to 2002. He was marketing director of Wooshin Mechatronics Co. from 2002 to 2003.

He established NT Research Inc. in Jan 2004 and has worked for the company that was renamed as NT Robot, Co. His current business interests include rehabilitation robot, medical robot and smart factory.