KORA – Korea

ASSOCIATION NAME

KORA (Korea Research Association)

ADDRESS

7F, 179, Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul,06122, Rep. of Korea

TEL

+82-2-546-2360

FAX

+82-2-546-2370

URL

http://www.ikora.or.kr

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President : Ms. Jae-sun Jung(President, Hankook Research)

 

Vice Presidents:

Mr. Beom-joo Kim(President, Global Research)

Mr. Byung-il Lee(President, Embrain Public)

Mr. IL-sang Cho(President, Merix Corperation)

Ms. Kyung-hee Choi(President, NielsenIQ Korea)


Executive Directors:

Ms. Hwang-lye Park(President, Ipsos)

Mr. In-su Choi (President, Macromill Embrain Co.,Ltd)

Mr. Ji-yeon Kim(President, Kstat Research)

Mr. J.B.Park(CEO, Korea Research International)

Mr. Jung-yul Yang(CEO, Kantar Insights Korea)

Ms. Min-hee Cho(President, Panel Marketing Interactive)

Ms. Minjoo Chon(Country Manager, Dynata)

Mr. Nam-chul Shin(President, Umt)

Mr. Woo-sung Jung(President, Southernpost)


Treasurer:

Mr. David Do(President, Research Lab)

SECRETARY GENERAL

Ms. Bomi Park

ESTABLISHMENT

1992

MEMBERS

Full association members: 53 companies

OBJECTIVES/MISSION

OBJECTIVES

The Korea Research Association (KORA) was founded in 1992, with 10 charter-member research companies, to set and improve research standards and to establish an appropriate schedule of pricing for services

MISSION

1. To develop and to establish opinion & marketing research code of ethical standards and guidelines of opinion & marketing research

2. To provide staff training on opinion & marketing research

3. To raise the overall level of professional expertise on opinion & marketing research

4. To establish cooperation and exchange between domestic and international activities related to marketing research

MAIN ACTIVITIES/FEATURES

1. MONTHLY MEETINGS

a) Holding quarterly meetings of member companies’ CEOs to exchange information in the field of opinion and marketing research and to collect pertinent data

b) Holding meetings of representatives of fieldwork and of computer-processing, each separately, to exchange information and to develop common computer servers and programs, thereby enhancing the quality of research

2. RESEARCH SEMINAR

Conducting seminars on timely issues of opinion and marketing research to reeducate researchers and disseminate new research techniques

3. EDUCATION

Operating the ‘Researcher Training Course’ under the Seoul Metropolitan Government 

4. RESEARCH DAY EVENT

Conducting a Research Day event every year in June to publicize KORA and strengthen the pride of the employees of member companies

5. PUBLICATIONS

Monthly Newsletter only to members

Contacts

Ms. Bomi Park
Secretary, KORA
kora@ikora.or.kr

Mr. Jun-bin Park
Executive Director, KORA
CEO, Korea Research International
jbpark@kric.com

Mr. Jung-yul Yang
Executive Director, KORA
CEO, Kantar Insights Korea
Jungyul.Yang@kantar.com

Jae-sun Jung
President, KORA
President, Hankook Research
jsjung@hrc.co.kr

Generic Association Email: kora@ikora.or.kr