Dr. Sounman Hong is the Underwood Distinguished Professor at
Yonsei University in the Republic of Korea. His areas of expertise include
public finance, performance management, and digital government. Dr. Hong is
keenly interested in how new technologies including AI can help businesses and
governments around the world. He has built several AI platforms including
HongGo, which plays the boardgame Go. HongGo competed for the Computer Go UEC
Cup in 2022, and anyone can play against it at the OGS server for free. You can
find some recently developed AI apps at www.digitalgovlab.com.