Taewon Yoo

twyoo [at] khu.ac.kr

Short Bio

Taewon Yoo is a software engineer at Penta Security Systems Inc. and an undergraduate research intern at the Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Lab (HCAIL) under the supervision of Prof. Hyunggu Jung. He is also pursuing a B.S. in Software Convergence, concentration in Data Science, at Kyung Hee University.


  • Undergraduate student in Software Convergence (Data Science Track), Kyung Hee University, from 2017.

Employment History

  • Software Engineer, Penta Security Systems Inc., Seoul, Korea from Aug. 2021 (alternative military service).
  • Undergraduate Research Intern, HCAIL, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea from Feb. 2020.
  • Research Intern, KIST Europe Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Saarbrücken, Germany from Aug. 2019 to Jan. 2020.

Professional Activities

  • Student Volunteer, ACM CSCW, Oct. 2021.
  • Student Volunteer, ACM ASSESTS, Oct. 2021.
  • Student Volunteer, ACM RecSys, Sep. 2021.
  • Student Volunteer, ACM DIS, June 2021.
  • Student Volunteer, ACM IUI, April 2021.
  • Student Volunteer, IEEE Student Volunteer Program, Aug. 2020 - Jan. 2021.

Honors & Awards

  • Excellence Prize, Hyundai AutoEver Barrier Free App Development Contest, 2022.
  • National Scholarship for Science and Engineering, Korea Aid Foundation, 2019.
  • National Scholarship for Excellence in Software, 2019.

For more information, visit Yoo’s personal website.